Post-doc vacancy July 2017 – December 2017

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Please find attached an advertisement for a post-doc vacancy at the South African Research Chair in Property Law.

Seminar presented by Mr Niels Appermont

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On 5 May 2017, Mr Niels Appermont presented a seminar regarding his legal research, namely Civil law and tax law consequences of the use of foreign trusts from a Belgian perspective.

Seminar presented by Mr Tiddo Bos

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On 24 April 2017, Mr Tiddo Bos presented a seminar in relation to his legal research, namely “The effect of the transferor’s bankruptcy on the delivery of an immovable”.

Professor Sue-Mari Viljoen visits the SARCPL

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On 27, 31 March 2017 and on 3, 7 April 2017 Professor Viljoen presented four seminars in relation to her book The Law of Landlord and Tenant (2016), namely “Pre-1994 landlord-tenant law – a private/public divide”, “Private law classification as real or personal right”, “The obligation to pay rent” and “Termination of the relationship”.

Dr Reghard Brits visits the SARCPL

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On 13, 15 and 17 March 2017 Dr Reghard Brits presented three seminars in relation to his book R Brits Real Security Law (2016) namely, “Mortgage foreclosure and housing rights”, “Liens and constitutional property law” and “Insolvency law and constitutional property law”.

Mr Niels Appermont visits the SARCPL

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Mr Niels Appermont is currently a PhD Fellow of the Research Foundation – Flanders at Hasselt University (Belgium). His research is being conducted under the supervision of prof. dr. Elly Van de Velde (supervisor – Hasselt University) and prof. dr. Nicolas Carette (co-supervisor – University Antwerp). His fields of research include, inter alia, tax law, […]

Mr Andreas Humm visits the SARCPL

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Mr Humm is currently a Research Associate (under Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Reinhard Zimmermann) at the Max Planck Institute, Hamburg (Germany). His primary fields of research include the law of succession and comparative law. The title of his research project is the “Limitations on freedom of testation by fundamental values – Germany, England and […]

Mr Nzumbululo Silas Siphuma leaves for UNISA

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On 1 October 2016, Mr Siphuma started working as a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Jurisprudence, College of Law, UNISA. He lectures Private International Law and assists in Foundations of South African Law. Mr Siphuma is currently a Doctoral candidate at the SARCPL and the topic of his LLD is the “Doctrine of notice […]

Mr Tiddo Bos visits the SARCPL

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Mr. Bos is currently a research masters student at De RijksUniversiteit Groningen. His field of research focuses on the retroactive effect of bankruptcy (which entails all legal instruments on the basis of which juridical acts/dispositions conducted before the bankruptcy order can be affected, due to the bankruptcy).

Graduation dinner 2016

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The South African Research Chair in Property Law held its annual graduation dinner at Lanzerac Hotel on 7 December 2016. This event is the highlight of the social calendar and serves as a well-deserved celebration of the year’s academic achievements. The attendees of the dinner are pictured below: