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BLA marches to voice dissatisfaction on legal work distributed by government

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) called on President Jacob Zuma to establish a judicial commission of inquiry on the root cause of why government departments, government owned […]

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International Arbitration Bill to attract foreign direct investment

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, John Jeffery, said the new International Arbitration Bill B10 of 2017 (the Bill), coupled with the role of South African […]

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International arbitration in Africa discussed at the CIArb conference

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) President, Nayla Comair-Obeid, said that she believed that the newly drafted International Arbitration Bill B10 of 2017 (the Bill) by the […]

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NMMU formally changes name to Nelson Mandela University

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Nelson Mandela University formerly known as Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU), has officially changed its name. The university said in a statement that as from 7 […]

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The BLA pays tribute to the late Judge Moloi

By Lutendo Sigogo The sad news of the passing of Judge Khalipi Jake Moloi left the members of the Black Lawyers Association (BLA) shocked and devastated. The BLA believes that […]

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Happenings at the Cape Town Candidate Attorney Association

By Jody Blount 2017 sees the Cape Town Candidates Attorney Association (CTCAA) go into its sixth year of serving the junior practitioners of the legal fraternity in the greater Cape […]

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A historic moment – Action Group on Briefing Patterns delivers on procurement protocols

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Deputy Chief Justice, Raymond Zondo, congratulated the Action Group on Briefing Patterns in the Legal Profession (the Action Group) for the work they have done with the […]

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Refugee law guides launched for legal practitioners

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Pro.Bono.Org in partnership with Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, Fasken Martineau and Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa, launched three refugee law guides for legal practitioners. The launch took place […]

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Legal Aid SA shares expertise and guidance with Sierra Leone on its legal aid system

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Legal Aid South Africa (Legal Aid SA) provided expertise and guidance to Sierra Leone in setting up their legal aid system. In a press release, Legal Aid […]

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Minister gazettes threshold for major B-BBEE transactions

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies, published a notice in the Government Gazette on the threshold for major Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) transactions. The notice was […]

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