Eversheds Sutherland
Laura Schlebusch

Laura Schlebusch is a senior associate at Eversheds Sutherland's litigation group.

During the course of her experience Laura has been involved in both litigation and employment law matters and has gained experience in running predominantly commercial disputes in the Magistrate’s Courts, High Courts and at arbitration.

Her employment law experience includes prosecuting at disciplinary hearings, running matters in the CCMA and Labour Court and providing local and international clients with advice in respect of various aspects of South African labour law.

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Adjudicators’ awards are final and binding

In Framatome v Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd (357/2021) [2021] ZASCA 132 (1 October 2021), the Supreme Court of Appeal (“SCA”) determined that adjudication awards are final and binding on parties in circumstances where they have been disputed but not properly taken on …

Without Prejudice 1
With(out) prejudice

What is the purpose of marking correspondence “without prejudice”? The general position is that without prejudice correspondence is inadmissible in court. The term “without prejudice” means without the loss of rights. Ordinarily when parties attempt to settle…

Coronavirus – Litigation during lockdown

Litigation can continue during lockdown – subject to certain provisions contained in the directions (“the Directions”) published by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services,...
litigation during lockdown


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