Garnishee Orders

The ConCourt has laid the groundwork to check the abuse of garnishee orders

Although the ruling is not retrospective, debtors can have their garnishee orders scrutinised by a court.

Victory for consumers as court rules against salary deductions

The Western Cape High Court's Judge Siraj Desai declared deductions taken from employees' salaries for garnishee orders were illegal.

Report legal team, says advocate in landmark garnishee case

Fifteen consumers are in a bid to have their emolument attachment orders declared illegal on the grounds that they are unconstitutional.

Don’t let employer collect debts, says Godsell

Former AngloGold Ashanti chief executive Bobby Godsell has called for a ban on garnishee orders.

Garnishee abuse is order of the day

State inaction means many of the poorest South Africans are continuing to get a raw deal.

Debt control: A political hot potato

The upcoming elections may be driving the rush for amnesty and reform to the garnishee system.

Banks clutch their purses a bit tighter

Increasing consumer stress and slow growth have prompted a more careful approach to lending.

Budget 2013: Garnishments draw Pravin’s ire

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has once again expressed deep concern about the level of consumer debt in the country.

Ghastly garnishee abuse exposed

The full extent of garnishee abuse is not known but a case study by law firm Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs has set alarm bells ringing.

Press Releases

MiX Telematics enhances in-vehicle video camera solution

The company has launched the gold MiX Vision Bureau Service, which includes driver-coaching tools to ensure risky driver behaviour can be addressed proactively and efficiently.

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

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