A Consumer's Right to Plain Language and to Be Informed in an Official Language that He Understands as Required by the National Credit Act. Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd v Dlamini 2013 1 Sa 219 (KZD)
Journal of Contemporary Roman-Dutch Law, Vol. 77, p. 155-164, 2014
10 Pages Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Date Written: February 27, 2014
This case deals with the cancellation or termination of an instalment (sale) agreement, the return of a vehicle, the provisions in the National Credit Act dealing with the surrender of goods, the cooling-off period, the contents of credit agreements, the right to receive a document in an official language and in plain language, the duty of sales persons to explain the contents and meaning of a contract to illiterate persons, and ultimately the validity of the written contract between the parties.
Keywords: instalment sale agreement, cancellation of, surrender of goods, cooling off, plain language
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