New Short-Term Insurance Ombudsman

By Nomfundo Manyathi Former attorney Dennis Jooste has been appointed as the Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance with effect from 1 January 2012. Mr Jooste is a retired partner of Bowman Gilfillan, […]

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Land Claims Court Judge President’s death mourned

By Nomfundo Manyathi The Judge President of the Land Claims Court, Fikile Bam, passed away on 18 December 2011. The 74-year-old died following a battle with cancer. Judge President Bam […]

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Durban’s Labour Court saved from urgent eviction

By Nomfundo Manyathi The employees of the Labour Court in Durban are breathing a sigh of relief as it appears that the court is no longer being evicted from its […]

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Jamaica world moot court champs again

By Nomfundo Manyathi The Norman Manley Law School from Jamaica has again come out tops at the World Human Rights Moot Court Competition. The school beat the United States’ Yale Law […]

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Let 2012 be a year for improvement

By Kim Hawkey – editor Over the past few months, this column has highlighted a number of changes the legal profession is facing, such as those brought about by the […]

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