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Do delictual claims fall away at a person’s death?

Prior to the judgment by Mojapelo DJP and Vally J in the case of Nkala and Others v Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited and Others 2016 (5) SA 240 (GJ), South African courts applied common law to cases involving someone who dies before recovering damages from a wrongdoer against whom they have instituted legal action.
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Risk, Resilience and COVID-19

South African organisations need to assess their risk individually, decide on response strategies based on their appetite and tolerance for the potential impacts and learn from others.
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Insurance claims and COVID-19

If you haven’t already dusted off the business interruption, liability and event cancellation policies you have underwritten, or placed for an insured, and checked for coronavirus coverage, now is the time to do so.