Degrees, Bursaries and Outstanding Achievements


In 2014, the firm Haasbroek & Boezaart awarded a bursary for postgraduate study in Estate Law at the University of Pretoria.

Prof Birgit Kuschke was awarded the 2012/2013 BILA (British Insurance Law Association) prize for best publication in insurance law internationally for  the book “Lloyd’s Research Handbook on International Insurance Law and Regulation” of which Prof Kuschke was one of the co-authors.


Prof Steve Cornelius received an award from the SA Academy for Science and Art for his article "Die Reg op Identiteit en die Kommersiële Ontginning van die Individu se Openbare Beeld" 2008 TSAR 645.


Dr Mariana Büchner-Eveleigh obtained her LLD for her thesis titled “'n Kritiese evaluering van wetgewing wat die gesondheid van kinders beïnvloed” under the supervision of Prof JM Kruger at UNISA on 17 May 2010.


Adv Annelize du Pisani obtained her LLM (Law of Contract) degree in 2011 with her thesis on “A critical analysis of the transactions to which the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 applies”.


Ms Lichel Kinnear, who was appointed as junior lecturer in the Department in 2012, obtained her LLM degree in 2013 for her thesis entitled “Die effektiewe regulering van kinderarbeid”.

Published by Zama Mthembu

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