Tourism body takes itself to court, told it’s as pointless as it sounds
Court rules authority had no reason to take board’s decisions on review, particularly as they were never implemented
In a case that even had the presiding judge raising an eyebrow, the Gauteng Tourism Authority (GTA) has essentially taken itself to court.
The authority took its own decision on review at the labour court over an employee who said he was wrongfully fired after being told he was not good enough at his job.
In its application, the authority has asked for its old board’s decisions to be overturned by the court, even though the decisions were never implemented...