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Scholz v Whitely & Anor

LTL 26/6/2001 2001-06-26

Foreign national suffering brain damage in road traffic accident in UK - relevance of failure to wear rear seat belt in 1996 - appropriate standards of care in South Africa and UK - appropriate system under which to assess future care requirements - relevance on award of damages of different tax treatments of damages in South Africa and UK - whether discount rate for multiplier should reflect probable increase in rate of tax in South Africa in the future.