Getting the deal through - product recall 2012

Publication | 10 January 2012

Getting the deal through

Getting the Deal Through has published its fully revised and updated third edition of Product Recall, a volume in their series of annual reports, which provide international analysis in key areas of law and policy for corporate counsel, cross-border legal practitioners and business people.

Following the format adopted throughout the series, the same key questions are answered by leading practitioners in each of the 28 jurisdictions featured. New jurisdictions this year include Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa and Turkey.

Norton Rose South Africa director, Donald Dinnie, authors the South African chapter for the Product Recall edition of the The Getting The Deal Through series. Click here to download the South Africa chapter.

Areas covered include:

General product obligations
Reporting requirements for defective products
Product recall requirements
Authorities’ powers
Implications for product liability claims

Download the South Africa chapter.


Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through – Product Recall 2012, (published in October 2011; contributing editor: Mark Tyler, Shook, Hardy & Bacon International LLP). For further information please visit


Donald Dinnie

Donald Dinnie