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11 Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd op cit (n.1) 178. See also Anderson v Hargreaves 1914 CPC 1027 at 1032; Harg reaves v Anderson 1915 AD 519 at 525-526 and Osry v Hirsch ...

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2020-10-12 · Comparatively, in the South African case of Robinson –v- Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Company Limited, 1925 AD 173 Innes CJ, who delivered the judgment with which the majority of the court concurred, declined to interfere with the trial court''s refusal to allow an amendment. The trial court had refused to allow the amendment on the ...

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2020-4-6 · In Robinson v. Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd (1921) the Appellate Division refused to recognise the separate legal personality of the subsidiary company which the plaintiff director intended to use as a shield to evade the fiduciary duty that he owed to the holding company. Both the subsidiary

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2021-8-5 · The fullest exposition in our law remains that of Innes CJ in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd, supra, at 177-180. It is, no doubt, a tribute to its adequacy and a reflection of the importance of the principles which it sets out that it has stood unchallenged for 80 years and undergone so little refinement.

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2013-1-8 · The common law duty as pithily expressed by the Honourable Mr Justice Innes CJ in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining 1921 AD 168: " Where one man stands to another in a position of confidence involving a duty to protect the interests of that other, he is not allowed to make a secret profit at the other''s expense or place himself in a ...

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2018-3-13 · 32. Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd [1921] AD 168. 33. S v Shaban 1965 (4) SA 646 (W). 34. Shuttleworth v Cox Bros & Co (Maidenhead) Ltd [1927] 2 KB 9 at 23. 35. Sibex Construction (SA) (Pty) Ltd v Injectasteel CC 1988 (2) SA 54 (T) at 66D. 36. South African Broadcasting Corporation Ltd v Mpofu [2009] 4 All SA 169 (GSJ). 37.

JUDGMENT

2014-2-27 · [13] Over a century ago in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd2 Innes CJ expressed, in general terms, the legal principle that is applicable in a case of this kind as follows: ''Where one man stands to another in a position of confidence involving a duty to

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2021-4-5 · Appellate Division 1921: Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168 . case at 177–8. Judgment of Innes CJ on conflict of interest, cited in 213 TSH 2020. Tax court case 31 October 1952: ITC. 761 (1952) 19. SATC . 103. Judgment of Price . J. on ''annuity'', cited in 209 . TSH. 2020. Appellate Division 03 November 1955 ...

IN THE SOUTH GAUTENG HIGH COURT JOHANNESBURG

2021-8-27 · [6] In the case of Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Company Limited6 Innes CJ, who delivered the judgment with which the majority of the court concurred, declined to interfere the trial court''s refusal to allow an amendment. The trial court had refused to allow the amendment on the ground of prejudice to the defendant.

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89 Robinson v. Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co. Ltd. [1921]Google Scholar A.D. 168 (where one director completely dominated the board); G. E. Smith Ltd. v. Smith [1952]Google Scholar N.Z.L.R. 591 (single director with plenary powers).

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In its judgment, the court quoted from the judgment of Innes CJ in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168 which – nearly a century ago –articulated the general principle applicable to cases of this kind, as follows:

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2015-10-13 · principle stated in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 177 that where one man stands to another in a position of confidence involving a duty to protect the interests of that other, he is not allowed to place himself in a position where his interests conflict with his duty.

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2020-3-10 · 11 Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co. Ltd 1921 AD 168. This case is discussed in detail below. 12 Magnus Diamond Mining Syndicate v Macdonald & Hawthorne 1909 ORC 65. 9 2.2.1 Interference with the company''s economic or corporate opportunities

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2021-3-22 · This is illustrated in the case Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168 (v) Not accepting benefits that will compromise him or her from third parties; and A director must not accept a benefit from a third party conferred by reason of his being a director for his doing (or not doing) anything as a director and this ...

Conflict of Interest Management

2021-2-16 · In a Court case (Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co. Ltd.) which was decided in 1921 with Innes CJ, Solomon JA, CG Maasdorp JA, Juta JA …

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In Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168 it was stated that a director has a duty not to misappropriate corporate opportunities and a duty not to compete improperly with the company by becoming a director of or holding another office in a rival concern.

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Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd is an important case in South African law. It was heard in the Appellate Division from 13 to 20 December 1920, with judgment handed down on 19 February 1921. Innes CJ, Solomon JA, CG Maasdorp JA, Juta JA and Bristowe AJA presided.

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The duty to avoid a conflict of interest emanates from the common law – see Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168. Chris has a duty to avoid a conflict of interest between himself and Zero Degrees. In terms of section 75 Chris also as a legal duty to disclose any personal financial interest which he has and may be ...

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25 Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd supra 177–178. 26 (Southern Africa) (Pty) Ltd v Yssel supra par 16. 27 Ibid . 28 This list is non-exhaustive. (Southern Africa) (Pty) Ltd v Yssel supra par 16; Blackman et al Commentary on the Companies Act 8-30. 29 (Southern Africa) (Pty) Ltd v Yssel supra par 17.

Directors duties towards the company they serve

2018-5-23 · In the case of Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd, the Randfontein Estate Company could not buy a farm from the seller due to a purchase price disagreement. Mr Robinson, who was a director of the company, then decided to buy the farm and resold it to the company (Randfontein Estate Gold Mining Co Ltd) at a profit of R550 000.

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2015-10-13 · 1286; Bray v Ford [1896] AC 44 (HL) at 51; Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168; Boardman & another v Phipps [1967] 2 AC 46 (HL) at 123-124. This rule has become clouded because of its many applications: Blackman op …

IN THE HIGH COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA

2021-8-17 · See too Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168, 243; Caxton Ltd and others v Reeva Forman (Pty) Ltd and another 1990 (3) SA 547 (A), 569G. 2 1927 CPD 27, 29. See too Affordable Medicines Trust and others v Minister of Health and

Fiduciary Duties of a Franchisor

2007-9-10 · The court referred to the decision in Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd where the following was stated: "Where one man stands to another in a position of confidence involving a duty to protect the interests of that other, he is not allowed to make a secret profit at the other''s expense or place himself in a position where his ...

Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining court held that ...

Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168. Facts The director of a company purchased property under such circumstances as showed that it was his duty to have acquired the property not for himself but for the company, and thereafter resold the property to the company at a profit. Judgment The court held that the company was entitled to claim from the director the profit made ...

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2020-7-28 · 7 Robinson v Randfontein Estates Gold Mining Co Ltd 1921 AD 168 234. 8 ibid 196. 9 This may occur when shareholders incorporate a limited liability company that does not have enough capital to operate efficiently. The shareholders can cause the company to …