Court name
Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa
Case number
1039 of 2020
Case name
MV 'MSC Susanna': Owners and Underwriters of the MV 'MSC Susanna' and Another v Transnet (SOC) Ltd and Another
Media neutral citation
[2021] ZASCA 135
Case summary:

Tonnage limitation – s 261(1) of the Merchant Shipping Act 57 of 1951 (MSA) – whether limitation can be invoked by owner of merchant ship against the owner of a ship owned by the defence force of South Africa or another country – ss 3(3) and (6) of the MSA.

Navsa JA
Wallis JA
Schippers JA
Mbatha JA
Gorven JA