Monthly Archives: April 2017

Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008: (CPA): The Consumers right to return damaged/defective goods:

When can a consumer return an item to a service provider if he/she is dissatisfied with that item? At The Legal Advice Office; we often receive enquiries from clients by phone and by email about whether, when and how they … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Cancellation of Lease Agreements in terms of the CPA:

At The Legal Advice office; we often get queries from clients on what to do and how to go about terminating a lease agreement. They have various reasons for wanting to do so.

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56(3)&(4):

We have been looking at the implied warranty on the quality of goods guaranteed by the Consumer Protection Act and more particularly section 55 & 56 of that Act of Parliament. As we now know; we, as consumers, have the … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Motor Vehicles and Consumer Rights:

At The Legal Advice Office; we receive many complaints on a weekly basis from clients who have bought new and used motor vehicles which are giving them major problems with defects or are damaged in one way or another. The … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56 (2):

We were looking on Monday at section 55 and the implied warranty with particular emphasis on the sale of motor vehicles and disgruntled consumers who had recently bought a new or used vehicle from a motor car dealership and discovered … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 55: Consumer’s rights to safe, good quality goods:

At The Legal Advice Office; we continue, on a weekly basis, to get enquiries from disgruntled consumers that are unhappy about defects in either new vehicles or second hand vehicles that they have recently bought from a motor car dealership … Continue reading

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Bank Internet Fraud 2:

To illustrate the attitude of Mobile Operators and Banks to your losses as a result of a SIM card swop; we are going to look at a recent case study: Dave Smith and his wife Sheila were the victim of … Continue reading

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Bank Internet Fraud:

Have you been the subject of Bank Internet Fraud? The writer has twice; and in my case some years ago thieves apparently cloned my debit card and stole R 10000.00 out of my linked bank accounts before I knew what … Continue reading

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Bank Internet Fraud:

Have you been the subject of Bank Internet Fraud? The writer has twice; and in my case some years ago thieves apparently cloned my debit card and stole R 10000.00 out of my linked bank accounts before I knew what … Continue reading

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