Monthly Archives: October 2017

The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Consumers rights to safe, good quality goods. Continued: Section 55: Section 55(5) & (6).

  In our last blog we looked at Sections 55 (4). Today we will turn our attention to sections 55(5) & (6).

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Consumers rights to safe, good quality goods. Continued: Section 55: Section 55(3).

  In our last blog we looked at Sections 55 (3). Today we will turn our attention to section 55(4). Section 55 (4) in its totality reads as follows:

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Motor Vehicles: The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Consumers rights to safe, good quality goods. Section 55: Section 55(3).

Motor Vehicles: The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Consumers rights to safe, good quality goods. Section 55: Section 55(3). In our last blog we looked at Sections 55 (1) and (2); and in particular how they … Continue reading

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Motor Vehicles: Defective or Damaged and The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): The Consumers rights to safe, good quality goods. Section 55: Section 55(1) & (2).

  We get numerous enquiries each week about damaged and or defective motor vehicles, bought by clients, and the rights of consumers in this regard and when this happens. One of the most important aspects for the protection of the … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): Chapter 3: Protection of Consumer’s rights and Consumers Voice: Continued:

  Section 70: Alternative Dispute Resolution; and Section 71: Initiating complaint to Commission: As we saw in our last blog; Chapter 3 of the CPA deals with the protection of the consumer’s rights and gives the consumer a voice where … Continue reading

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

  Chapter 3: Protection of Consumer’s rights and Consumers Voice: Continued: Section 69: Enforcement of rights by consumer: It is all very well to talk about consumer’s rights and the protection afforded by the CPA; but how does one actually … Continue reading

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The Legal Advice Office: Who are we and what do we do?

  What is The Legal Advice Office? Who are we and what do we do? The answer to these questions is found on our website; www.legaladviceoffice.co.za; but here is a brief summary.

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA): Leases: Some important terms and conditions:

  In our last blog we looked at the early termination of lease agreements, In this blog we intend to renew our acquaintance with some of the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA) dealing with … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008 (CPA) and the Common Law: Cancellation of Lease Agreements:

  Prior to the Consumer Protection Act, No 68 0f 2008 (CPA) which came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011; the law of contract and the common law covered the issue of when and how a tenant … Continue reading

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What do you do if you purchase a defective motor vehicle from a new or second hand vehicle?

  Because of the number of queries we receive on literally a daily basis from our clients we are once again going to look at what to do in the situation where you have bought a “lemon” from a motor … Continue reading

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