Professor Graham Glover

BA, LLB, PhD (Rhodes)

Associate Professor

Graham Glover teaches courses in Contract, Sale, Insurance, Unjustified Enrichment, and also teaches part of Legal Skills. He received his PhD degree in 2004 for a thesis entitled The Doctrine of Duress in the Law of Contract and Unjustified Enrichment in South Africa. Prof Glover’s research interests are mainly in the field of contract law: he has published several journal articles in this area of law, and he has been invited to become co-author of the next editions of Professor Kerr’s The Principles of the Law of Contract and The Law of Sale and Lease. In 2006 he compiled and edited the book, Essays in Honour of AJ Kerr, a festschrift honouring Professor Kerr’s outstanding contribution to legal academia in South Africa. He also contributes the chapter on Divorce to the Family Law Service. In 2010 he became the Managing Editor of the South African Law Journal.



Glover GB (ed) Essays in Honour of AJ Kerr (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2006)

Osode P and Glover GB (eds) Law and Transformative Justice in Post-Apartheid South Africa (Spekboom Publishers, 2010)

Chapters in books

Glover GB "Divorce" in Butterworths Family Law Service Issue 58 (2012)

Kerr AJ and Glover GB "Sale" in Joubert WA and Faris JA (eds) The Law of South Africa Volume 24 (2007)

Kerr AJ and Glover GB "Lease" in Joubert WA and Faris JA (eds) The Law of South Africa Volume 14(1) (2007)

Glover GB "Contract, good faith, the Constitution and duress: Contextualising the doctrine" in Glover GB (ed) Essays in Honour of AJ Kerr (2006) 101-128


Glover GB “An unprecedented ‘precedent’? Phodiclinics v Pinehaven” (2013) 76 THRHR 302-312

Glover GB “The end of the road for the Roman rule of risk in sale?” 2012 Tydskrif vir die Suid-Afrikaanse Reg/Journal of South African Law 650-669

Glover GB “The matter of Juta & Co and the South African Law Journal” (2012) 129 SALJ 1-4

Glover GB “In service to the law” (2011) 128 SALJ 51-62

Glover GB “Reflections on the sine causa requirement and the condictiones in South African law” (2009) 20 Stell LR 468-493

Glover GB and Beard ML “Jantjie v Minister of Labour” 2008 De Jure

Glover GB “Lazarus in the Constitutional Court: An exhumation of the exceptio doli generalis?” (2007) 124 SALJ 449-459

Glover GB “The condictio indebiti and unjust factors (2)” (2006) 69 THRHR 561-570

Glover GB “The condictio indebiti and unjust factors (1)” (2006) 69 THRHR 419-435

Glover GB “Developing a Test for Economic Duress in the South African Law of Contract: A Comparative Perspective” (2006) 123 SALJ 285-314

Glover GB “The Test for Duress in the South African Law of Contract” (2006) 123 SALJ 97-124

Glover GB “‘Methinks he doth protest too much?’ Recovering unjustified payments made under duress and protest” 2006 TSAR 135-151

Glover GB “Duress and Enrichment Claims: A Review Article” (2006) 20 Speculum Juris 17-35

Glover GB “The Inducement of a Contract by ‘Duress of Goods’ – A Reappraisal” (2006) 18 SA Mercantile Law Journal 175-185

Glover GB “Duress in the Roman-Dutch Law of Obligations” (2005) 11 Fundamina 26-49

Glover GB “Metus in the Roman Law of Obligations” (2004) 10 Fundamina 31-58

Glover GB “The South African Law Commission’s Report on Unreasonable Stipulations in Contract, and its Potential Effect on Procedural Unfairness in the Common Law” (2004) 18 Speculum Juris 79-95

Glover GB “The sharing of pension benefits on divorce: an inevitable affair?” (2003) 24 Obiter 469-478

Glover GB "Maybe the courts are not such a 'Black House' after all? Or 'Please sir, I want some more copyright'." (2002) 119 SALJ 63

Glover GB "The Aediles Curules and the Constitution" (2001) 64 THRHR 156

Kerr AJ and Glover GB "May essential provisions of a contract be determined by on of the parties alone?" (2000) 117 SALJ 201

Glover GB "Mistake, financial institutions, and the contract of suretyship" (1999) 62 THRHR 456

Glover GB "Good faith and procedural unfairness in contract" (1998) 61 THRHR 328

Glover GB "The theoretical basis underpinning the existence of remedies for contractual duress" 1997 Responsa Meridiana 43



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