Category Archives: Consumer Protection Act

The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56 (4): Consumers additional  remedies for a breach of the implied warranty of quality: How does this apply to Motor Vehicles?

As mentioned numerous times; The Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008; (CPA) came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011. It has been part of our statutory law since that date.

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The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56 (3): Consumers remedy for a breach of the implied warranty of quality after a repair: How does this apply to Motor Vehicles?

As we know by now The Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008; (CPA) came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011. In our last blog we looked specifically at section 56(2) of the CPA. 

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The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56 (2): Consumers remedy for a breach of the Implied warranty of quality: How does this apply to Motor Vehicles?

As we know by now The Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008; (CPA) came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011. In our last blog we looked specifically at section 56(1) of the CPA. pAll of these … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act: No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Section 56 (1): Implied warranty of quality: How does this apply to Motor Vehicles?

The Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008; (CPA) came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011 and has changed consumer law in this country irrevocably; as we have said before. As promised we now look at Motor … 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: How does this apply to Motor Vehicles?

The Consumer Protection Act, No 68 of 2008; (CPA) came into effect at midnight on the 31st March 2011 and has changed consumer law in this country irrevocably. We concentrate on this piece of legislation in our various blogs on … Continue reading

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008: (CPA):  How does the CPA protect buyers of Motor Vehicles and other Major Purchase Consumer Items?

The Consumer Protection Act (CPA), No 68 of 2008, came into operation at midnight on the 31st March 2011. It has changed consumer law in the RSA in many important respects.

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The Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008: (CPA): Motor Vehicles and the Voetstoots Clause:

The Consumer Protection Act No 68 or 2008 does not; and has not negated or overridden entirely the voetstoots clause. The voetstoots clause is a clause in an agreement that expressly states that the buyer of a vehicle or in … Continue reading

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