Professor Lorna Fox O’ Mahony from the University of Essex visited the SARCPL during the week of the International Conference and the annual alumni week. She was also the keynote speaker at the annual SARCPL Faculty Lecture. Her topic was titled “The politics of property law: Exclusion, sharing and identity). Professor O’ Mahony also engaged […]
The SARCPL held its annual alumni week during the first week of August 2017. The programme included updates from the alumni in academia and those currently working in practice, alumni sharing their ideas with regard to the research of current post-graduates at the SARCPL, intensive property discussions regarding the question around when a deprivation of […]
SARCPL International Conference in Property Law: Property law in the new constitutional dispensation: Embracing André van der Walt’s legacy – The past and future
On 31 August 2017 the South African Research Chair in Property Law hosted an International Conference in Property Law at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study in South Africa to honour the legacy of the late Professor André van der Walt. Esteemed academics in the field of Property Law attended and presented papers during […]
On 24, 26 and 28 July 2017, Professor Peter Gerhart from Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio graced us with his presence and presented seminars on property law and social morality. He also presented a paper during the International Conference in Property Law hosted in honour of the late Professor André van der Walt. During […]
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”.
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”.