n SA Mercantile Law Journal = SA Tydskrif vir Handelsreg - The problem of the illiterate signatory : : case note

Volume 26, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1015-0099
  • E-ISSN: 1996-2185



The decision of D Pillay J in 2013 (1) SA 219 (KZD) underlines the need for courts to adopt a clear and principled approach to the problem of an illiterate person who signs a written contract without being misled in any way by the other party and without requesting any explanation of the contents of the document.

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