• The fair price rule and the South African law of contract: A historical and comparative analysis 

      Visser, Wiaan (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis focuses on legal rules that allow a court to set aside or modify a contract on the basis of a large discrepancy in the value of the respective performances. These “fair price” or “just price” ...
    • Remoteness and the limitation of contractual damages 

      Diamond, Alma (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12-07)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT : This study explores remoteness of contractual damages in South African law. The manner in which South African contract law limits the extent of a plaintiff's recovery of damages caused by breach is ...
    • Self-help remedies in the context of construction law in a comparative perspective 

      Newdigate, Nicole Ingrid (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT : This thesis examines the recognition of and resort to practical self-help remedies to ensure compliance with a construction contract by the parties - this is a consistent feature of construction law, ...
    • Set-Off in South African Law : challenges and opportunities 

      Van Deventer, Susanna Maria (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT : This study focuses on the principles surrounding the operation of set-off in South African law. It is evident that no uniform answer exists to the question of how set-off operates: it either operates ...