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  1. Penalties for impermissible tax avoidance in South Africa
    Lelope, Matome Rotley, 2017-04-26T11:51:43Z, University of Pretoria
    Tax avoidance is a complex concept that creates uncertainty in the South African tax law system and results in revenue loss. Tax avoidance is a broad concept that constitutes permissible tax avoidance and impermissible tax avoidance. The main difference between impermissible tax avoidance and permis ...
  2. Protection of agency workers in South Africa : an appraisal of compliance with ILO and EU Norms
    Aletter, Candice Joy, 2017-04-26T11:51:43Z, University of Pretoria
    This thesis is a policy-based study of the regulation of agency work in South Africa. It is set against the contextual background of a recent legislative overhaul and an increase in the number of precarious workers. The study aims to appraise the extent to which the South African regulatory framewor ...
  3. An analysis of the right to access health care services and reproductive rights
    Lubisi, Valled Edward, 2017-04-26T11:51:43Z, University of Pretoria
    In a world where rights play an important role in the welfare of people, mere knowledge of the rights is not necessary but a clear understanding and appreciation of the nature of rights is essential. One of the most important rights which people are oblivious about is the right to health care servic ...
  4. Impact of the Intestate succession on the interests of women and children
    Madinginye, Kwena Refilwe Desiree, 2017-04-26T11:51:43Z, University of Pretoria
    The African customary law,1 relating to the intestate succession has always been known to discriminate against women and specifically female children. We live in a developing country where the law is used as a tool to develop and transform the lives of the people. Legislation has previously failed t ...
  5. The place of individuals? duties in international human rights law : perspectives from the African human rights system
    Malila, Mumba, 2017-04-26T11:51:44Z, University of Pretoria
    Some worry has been expressed in human rights circles that the human rights archetype has for some time now, disproportionately preoccupied itself with the culture of rights and claims at the expense of individuals? duties and responsibilities. A claim is made that while rights are individualistic, ...
  6. The computer software patent debate : a double-edged sword?
    Mashinini, Thethiwe Nomalanga, 2017-04-26T11:51:44Z, University of Pretoria
    In writing this dissertation, the aim is to investigate the patentability of computer software - whether it is possible and legally advisable to make way for software patents in South Africa. This is an uncertain and highly debated area in our law. Ultimately, this study is aimed at checking the val ...
  7. The duty of care from a pragmatic medical malpractice perspective
    Meyer, Elizabeth Christina, 2017-04-26T11:51:44Z, University of Pretoria
    The focus in the mini-dissertation is the concept of the duty of care which is analysed from a pragmatic medical malpractice perspective. South Africa has experienced a sharp increase in medical malpractice litigation in recent years and, although there is anecdotal evidence that many of these cases ...
  8. The influence of corporate failures and foreign law on South African corporate governance
    Mlambo, Chipo, 2017-04-26T11:51:44Z, University of Pretoria
    This dissertation discusses how South African Corporate Governance has been influenced by corporate failures and foreign law, through comparing international jurisdictions. The dissertation comprises of five chapters, beginning with an introductory Chapter One. The introductory chapter provides a ba ...
  9. Prisoners" right to health in South Africa
    Mnguni, Vusi Aggrey, 2017-04-26T11:51:45Z, University of Pretoria
    People are not incarcerated voluntarily; they are placed in correctional centers by the state either as un-sentenced suspects in a crime awaiting their cases to be finalized or as sentenced offenders, sentenced by a court to incarceration. Because the prisoners are placed in these centers involuntar ...
  10. The Corporate Social Responsibility of companies and its effects on competitive advantage : a comparative analysis of Botswana and South Africa
    Modiri, Namie Mosa, 2017-04-26T11:51:45Z, University of Pretoria
    South Africa and Botswana, as developing countries, continue to face various challenges in relation to a respectable and sustainable corporate governance. The multi-faceted objectives of both countries? competition regimes appear to pose grave challenges for the competition authorities, who ought to ...