LSSA News

LSSA Labour Law Committee meets with Labour Court Judge President

By Barbara Whittle During 2012 the Labour Law Committee of the Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) resolved that one of its focus areas would be to network with other […]

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Aviation focused Synergy Link takes off

By Barbara Whittle Johannesburg firms Christodoulou & Mavrikis Inc and Madhlopa Inc have been linked as part of the Law Society of South Africa’s (LSSA) Synergy Link empowerment initiative, where […]

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LLB Task Team: Five years the way to go

By Barbara Whittle Representatives of the university law deans, law teachers, advocates and attorneys attended the first meeting of the LLB Task Team in Johannesburg on 23 August 2013. Chaired […]

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LSSA raises problems experienced by foreign nationals with banking sector

By Barbara Whittle Earlier this year the LSSA’s Immigration and Refugee Law Committee raised areas of concern with the Banking Association of South Africa relating to problems being experienced by […]

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Pretoria Synergy Link forged

By Barbara Whittle Maponya Inc has undertaken to act as a ‘transferring firm’ under the LSSA’s Synergy Link empowerment initiative to Pretoria firm Ndhima Attorneys. Areas of empowerment will cover […]

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Your FICA questions answered on DVD

By Barbara Whittle The LSSA has produced a DVD to assist practitioners in complying with the Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001 (FICA). Presented by senior attorney Dr Angela […]

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Law societies sign MoUs with FIC

By Barbara Whittle At the end of July the four statutory provincial law societies – the regulatory bodies for attorneys and the supervisory bodies in terms of the Financial Intelligence […]

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Submissions made for increase in monetary jurisdiction of the magistrates’ civil district and regional courts

By Barbara Whittle In July this year the Law Society of South Africa submitted two options to the Justice Department for an increase in the monetary jurisdiction of the magistrates’ […]

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LSSA comments on draft National Credit Amendment Bill

By Barbara Whittle The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) supported a number of amendments proposed by the draft National Credit Amendment Bill 2013 in its submissions to the Department […]

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TMJ goes the extra mile in Synergy Link empowerment initiative

By Barbara Whittle Pietermaritzburg firm Tomlinson Mnguni Ja­mes (TMJ) has go­ne the extra mile and taken on three growing firms to mentor under the auspices of the Law Society of […]

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