LSSA News

Inaugural LSSA attorneys’ association establishment meeting held

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) will be establishing provincial attorneys’ associations in the nine provinces of South Africa. To do this, the LSSA will be […]

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Cybersecurity key tips

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa has been made aware of an increase in cybercrime and has published some cybersecurity tips. These include: Take out a cyber […]

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Legal Practice Management course (PMT) – r 27

By Nomfundo Jele The Legal Practice Council (LPC) would like to rectify incorrect information regarding the Practice Management Training (PMT) course. It has come to the LPC’s attention that some […]

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Law Society disgusted at ongoing brutal violence against women

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) expressed disgust at the ongoing killing of women. In a press release, the LSSA said that the killing of women […]

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LSSA strongly condemns disturbing personal attacks on the NPA head and on the judiciary

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) has once again reiterated its previous condemnation against any attack on the judiciary. In a press release in early September, […]

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Law Society welcomes president’s withdrawal of SA’s signature on SADC 2014 Protocol

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) has welcomed the decision by President Cyril Ramaphosa to withdraw South Africa’s signature from the 2014 Protocol on the Tribunal […]

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Apex court dismisses Proxi Smart’s leave to appeal application with costs

By Nomfundo Jele The Constitutional Court (CC) has dismissed the application for leave to appeal in the matter of Proxi Smart Services (Pty) Ltd v Law Society of South Africa […]

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Conveyancing examination update: LSSA launches pilot project for Conveyancing Mentorship Programme

Following the Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) Conveyancing Task Team’s recent recommendations for interventions to address the apparent high failure rate in conveyancing examinations, the LSSA has launched a […]

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LSSA mourns the death of Barbara Whittle

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) is deeply saddened by the untimely death of its Communication Manager, Barbara Whittle. Ms Whittle lost her battle with cancer […]

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Law Society Conveyancing Task Team report adopted

By Nomfundo Jele The Law Society of South Africa’s (LSSA) House of Constituents (HoC) established a Conveyancing Task Team to review the concerns on the poor pass rate of the […]

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