August 2016

Spotlight on summary judgment procedure and rules of sales in execution of immovable property

The Rules Board for Courts of Law has appointed a Superior Courts Task Team to consider the summary judgment procedure as applied in the High Court and Uniform Rule 32. […]

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Letters to the editor

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 […]

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App to assist attorneys reveals a broken system

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele Attorneys can now locate Sheriffs and courts in Gauteng via a web application (app) called Jurisfy. The app has a GPS to get you to the destination […]

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Disabled candidate attorney relieved to find a job

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele Sabelo Nzuza, 27, a law degree graduate who is diagnosed with cerebral palsy, is relieved to finally be employed. Mr Nzuza, who is originally from Umlazi Township […]

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NADEL human trafficking workshop

By Harshna Munglee, On 20 June, World Refugee Day, the National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL) held a human trafficking awareness workshop in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. Chairperson of the Pietermaritzburg Branch, […]

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Previously disadvantaged attorneys receive tools to grow their practices

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele The Attorneys Development Fund in partnership with LexisNexis South Africa and Korbitec have awarded eight historically disadvantaged Mthatha legal professionals with tools to grow their practices. According […]

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ADF celebrating women in Women’s Month

By Mackenzie Mukansi Dandala Attorneys In 2014, the then Board of Directors of the Attorneys’ Development Fund (ADF) took a decision to showcase one of its most senior beneficiaries in […]

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LSSA raises concern about election violence, developments at SABC and death of Kenyan human rights lawyer

Compiled by Barbara Whittle Late in June and early in July the Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) raised its serious concern about election-related violence, developments at the South African […]

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Zimbabwean institutional study visit

By Mapula Thebe     The Legal Education and Development (LEAD) arm of the Law Society of South Africa held an institutional study visit session with delegates from the Zimbabwean […]

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Female legal practitioners network

By Mapula Thebe On 27 June the Legal Education and Development arm of the Law Society of South Africa in conjunction with PPS held the Significant Leadership Networking Event for […]

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