AGM news

Archie Gumede: One of the stars in the struggle for human rights

By Mapula Thebe Former Minister of Finance and Minister in the Presidency, Trevor Manuel delivered the Archie Gumede Lecture at a dinner in Durban as part of the Law Society […]

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Legal Practice Act and human rights at the core of issues discussed at LSSA AGM

By Mapula Thebe The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) held its 17th annual general meeting (AGM) in Durban on 20 and 21 March. The well-attended AGM coincided with Human […]

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Duty to represent

By Mapula Thebe The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) held a press conference to address statements made by Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, on the role of attorneys […]

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Gumede, Fischer and Omar fondly remembered at NADEL AGM

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele The National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL) held its national conference and annual general meeting (AGM) at the end of February. The AGM was held in Cape […]

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Significant reforms in pursuit of the ideal justice system

The Law Society of the Northern Provinces (LSNP) held its annual general meeting (AGM) at Sun City late last year. Speakers included Judge President of the Gauteng Division of the […]

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Minister assures professional independence

By Mapula Thebe – editor The KwaZulu-Natal Law Society (KZNLS) held its annual general meeting (AGM) late last year in Durban. Speakers at the AGM included Minister of Justice and […]

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The ADF holds its first annual AGM

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele The Attorneys Development Fund (ADF) held its first annual general meeting at OR Tambo International airport in late 2014. In his chairperson’s report, the acting chairperson, David […]

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SCA President calls for increased pro bono in civil matters and the infusion of constitutional values into daily practice

By Barbara Whittle Supreme Court of Appeal President, Justice Lex Mpati, chose to focus closely on two aspects of the Constitution that impact on the daily work of attorneys in […]

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Law runs in the family

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele Father and daughter team, Mpho and Anthony Sefo were also among those that attended the Law Society of the Free State AGM in Welkom at the end […]

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Legal Practice Act top of agenda at FSLS AGM

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele The Law Society of the Free State (FSLS) held its annual general meeting (AGM) in Welkom from 30 to 31 October where its members discussed the Legal […]

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