April 2017

Future of the LSSA discussed

On 16 March, councillors of the Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) attended a special council meeting to discuss the role of the organisation post the full enactment of the […]

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Attorneys Development Fund seeks to help more attorneys

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The incoming Vice Chairperson of the Attorneys Development Fund (ADF), Mimie Memka, said word must be spread that there is an organisation that is available to assist […]

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President Zuma appoints first woman President for the SCA

By Kgomotso Ramotsho President Jacob Zuma has appointed the first woman as President of the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA). Justice Mandisa Muriel Lindelwa Maya was appointed by President Zuma […]

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Information Regulator to ensure protection of personal information

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Chairperson of the Information Regulator, advocate Pansy Tlakula, said the organisation was established to ensure that personal information is protected and that free flow of information is […]

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Judge Moosa remembered for his selfless acts of kindness and human rights work

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The office of the Chief Justice of South Africa said the late, retired Judge Essa Moosa, was revered globally for his peace initiatives and his track record […]

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Free State Judge President extends his condolences after the passing of former Judge President Malherbe

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Judge President of the Free State Division of the High Court, Judge President Mahube Molemela, sent condolences to the family and friends of former Judge President […]

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Judge President Mlambo saddened over the death of Judge Roux

By Kgomotso Ramotsho In a press release, the Gauteng Division of the High Court said Judge President Dunstan Mlambo was saddened by the news of the passing of Judge Jacobus […]

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HOTdocs helps boost access to justice

By Janeske Botes Legal Aid South Africa (Legal Aid SA) has recently rolled out HOTdocs, an automated document assembly software, at its offices nationwide, becoming the first legal aid provider […]

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Update on ICMS Web Portal

By Dharmita Ramluckun, The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DoJ&CD) embarked on a journey to modernise its information technology (IT) systems and in particular, the Civil Case Management System […]

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LSSA and GCB meet on crucial issues in the profession

By Barbara Whittle The Co-chairpersons and Management Committee (Manco) members of the LSSA met with General Council of the Bar (GCB) Chairperson, Vuyani Ngalwana SC and Craig Watt-Pringle SC, early […]

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