Authors: Peter Leon, Jonathan Ripley-Evans and Dr Matthew Burnell
Following the South African Parliament’s decision to investigate expropriation of land without compensation, there has been a spike in land invasions across the country. Land owners and persons in control of land need to be vigilant and act quickly to protect their property interests. While there has been much commentary on the motion, there is still much which is unclear to the public about its meaning and ambit. To bring some clarity to the issues, we have prepared a series of briefings to provide practical steps that companies should consider.
For more information, please contact Peter Leon, Matthew Burnell, Jonathan Ripley-Evans and Ernst Muller or your usual Herbert Smith Freehills contact.