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Commercial Law

Commercial Law aims at dealing comprehensively with the most important principles of both the law of contract in general and of those nominate contracts most often encountered in the commercial sphere, such as

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Commercial Law aims at dealing comprehensively with the most important principles of both the law of contract in general and of those nominate contracts most often encountered in the commercial sphere, such as credit agreements and contracts of sale, lease, carriage, suretyship, pledge, mortgage, employment, arbitration, letting and hiring of work , as well as insurance.

 

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Table of contents

Part One - General Introduction

Chapter 1 - The South African Legal System and its History

Chapter 2 - Creation of Legal Rules and the Administration of Justice

Part Two - General Principles of the Law of Contract

Chapter 3 - Introduction to the Law of Contract

Chapter 4 - Consensus

Chapter 5 - Contractual Capacity

Chapter 6 - Legality and Physical Possibility of Performance

Chapter 7 - Formalities

Chapter 8 - Parties to the Contract, Conditions and Related Concepts, Particular Terms and Interpretation of Contracts

Chapter 9 - Breach of Contract and Termination of Contractual Relationship

Part Three - Agency

Chapter 10 - Introduction to the Law of Agency

Chapter 11 - The Principal

Chapter 12 - The Agent

Part Four - Purchase and Sale

Chapter 13 - General Introduction to the Law of Purchase and Sale

Chapter 14 - Duties of the Seller

Chapter 15 - Duties of the Buyer

Part Five - Letting and Hiring

Chapter 16 - Formation of the Contract of Lease

Chapter 17 - Duties of the Lessor and the Lessee

Chapter 18 - Miscellaneous Aspects of the Law of Lease

Part Six - Credit Agreements

Chapter 19 - General Introduction and Historical Background

Chapter 20 - Application of Act and Conclusion of Credit Agreements

Chapter 21 - Consumer Credit Institutions and Regulative Matters

Chapter 22 - Rights and Duties of Parties

Chapter 23 - Financial Matters, Dispute Settlement and Debt Enforcement

Part Seven - Insurance and Carriage

Chapter 24 - Introduction to Insurance Law and Insurance Contracts

Chapter 25 - Specific Aspects of Insurance Contracts and Indemnity and Non-indemnity Insurance

Chapter 26 - Carriage

Part Eight - Security

Chapter 27 - General Introduction and Suretyship

Chapter 28 - Mortgage, Pledge and Cession in Security

Chapter 29 - Hypothecs and Liens

Part Nine - The Bill of Exchange, Cheque and Promissory Note and Electronic Payment Methods

Chapter 30 - General Principles of the Law of Negotiable Instruments

Chapter 31 - Cheques

Chapter 32 - Electronic Payment Methods

Part Ten - Insolvency

Chapter 33 - Introduction and Sequestration

Chapter 34 - Effects of Sequestration

Chapter 35 - Administration of Insolvent Estates, Composition, Rehabilitation, Offences and Winding-up of Companies and Close Corporations

Part Eleven - Labour Law

Chapter 36 - General Introduction to Labour Law

Chapter 37 - Individual Labour Law

Chapter 38 - Collective Labour Law

Part Twelve - Construction, Engineering and Services Contracts

Chapter 39 - Construction, Engineering and Services Contracts

Part Thirteen - Alternative Dispute Resolution

Chapter 40 - Alternative Dispute Resolution

Part Fourteen - The Consumer Protection Act

Chapter 41 - The Consumer Protection Act