n Without Prejudice - Modifying common law doctrines : company law

Volume 9, Issue 8
  • ISSN : 1681-178X



Two well-known common law doctrines in South African company law, the doctrine of constructive notice and the Turquand rule, are set to undergo some changes when the new Companies Act (71 of 2008) comes into force. This article aims to explain these doctrines, how they are to be changed and their effect on transactions between companies and third parties.

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