Asked by PBudhu on 07-07-2021 13:41:05
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Gauteng
The Applicant brough a rei vindicatio application. The Respondent agreed to comply and the court ordered the application with costs. The Respondent made the items requested in the court available for collection, however, the items were fake and were made to look like the items described in the prayer.
1. Does the Applicant have a remedy?
2. Is it contempt of court?
3. Is it a misleading and fraudulent attempt in complying with the court order?
Answer to the Question
Posted by Att. Patrick on 10-07-2021 14:30:04
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If the respondent never complied with the court order because the items were fake, then yes. It would be contempt of court.
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