Issues

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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People and practices – October 2019

Compiled by Shireen Mahomed Fasken in Johannesburg has three new appointments. All People and practices submissions are converted to the De Rebus house style. Please note, in future issues, five […]

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Chief Justice Mogoeng calls on public to expose corruption in judiciary

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng held a media briefing at his offices in Johannesburg on 13 September, amid allegations of corruption levelled against the judiciary. He told members […]

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President Cyril Ramaphosa appoints Constitutional Court judges

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Presidency has released a statement that President Cyril Ramaphosa has in terms of s 174(4) of the Constitution appointed Judge Zukisa Laura Lumka Tshiqi and Judge […]

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Interpreting Practice Directive 2 of 2019

In July, the Office of the Judge President Gauteng Division of the High Court issued Practice Directive 2 of 2019 (www.derebus.org.za). The directive relates to the – case management, trial […]

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Letters to the editor – October 2019

PO Box 36626, Menlo Park 0102 Docex 82, Pretoria E-mail: derebus@derebus.org.za Fax (012) 362 0969 Letters are not published under noms de plume. However, letters from practising attorneys who make their identities […]

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