n SA Mercantile Law Journal = SA Tydskrif vir Handelsreg - Security cessions and beneficiary appointments : a belated but necessary footnote to Nienaber's analysis?

Volume 24, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1015-0099
  • E-ISSN: 1996-2185



This is the conclusion of a previous Ombudsman for Long-term Insurance in an interesting and stimulating article dealing with security cessions and life insurance policies. I thoroughly agree with Nienaber on the truth of the first sentence, although this conclusion is not a revelation that comes as a surprise. The rest of his conclusion (in fact, the whole article), however, leaves me with a sense of unease. It compels me to mount my favourite hobby-horse: the role of academics in this development - in legal development in South Africa in general.

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