AC19 - Mar 2020

Covid-19 : 21-Day Lockdown – 24 March 2020

Following the announcement from our President Cyril Ramaphosa of a 21-day lockdown commencing midnight on Thursday, 26th March 2020, STBB hereby advises as following: The Deeds Offices will close on the 26th March until further notice…

COVID-19 AND SUPERVENING IMPOSSIBILITY – 20 March 2020

Much has been written in the past few weeks on the effect of unanticipated occurrences on contractual obligations to perform. Here follows a brief discussion of the principle of supervening impossibility and some of the important case law that are relevant in the context…