Prominent Joburg lawyer was “accessory to perjury” in R750 000 court action.
Was the R295,000 paid by vehicle tracking supplier GlobalTrack to its chief operating officer Hein van Spaendonck an advance on his annual bonus – or was it a loan? That’s the question detectives in the fraud investigation unit at Pretoria Central Police Station are mulling over as they consider Cases No. 249/3/20 and 251/3/20.
At stake is not only the reputation of a partner of a top law firm, but more than R5 million that Van Spaendonck claims he is due by his former employer. So, let’s follow the money trail.