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ADF Task Team takes over investigations and legal proceeding after misappropriation of funds

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Board members of the Attorneys Development Fund (ADF) resigned from the board on 1 March at the ADF’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Johannesburg. Former Chairperson […]

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Legal Practitioners must be advocates of alternative dispute resolution

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Companies Tribunal (the Tribunal) in partnership with the Mandela Institute hosted an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Seminar in Johannesburg on 27 February. Part-time member of the […]

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ADF launches a law hub

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Attorneys Development Fund (ADF), launched its first law hub on 26 February in Johannesburg. Former Chairperson of the ADF, Nomahlubi Khwinana, said the ADF’s plans to […]

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Legal Aid SA bids farewell to outgoing Chairperson and other outgoing board members

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Legal Aid South Africa (Legal Aid SA) held a farewell function for outgoing Chairperson, Judge President of the Gauteng Division of the High Court of South Africa, […]

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SADC LA sends an observation mission to Zimbabwean courts

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Southern African Development Community Lawyers Association (SADC LA) has established a committee to facilitate a review of cases in Zimbabwe that were set to have been […]

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Legitimate interest concept discussed at data protection seminar

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Werksmans Attorneys hosted a Data Protection Seminar on 14 February in Johannesburg. Members of the panel discussed various issues with regard to data processing and legitimate interest […]

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Prescription Alert System Communication – external stakeholders

In an attempt to enhance its service offering to the profession, the Attorneys Insurance Indemnity Fund NPC (AIIF), has developed a new IT platform on which the Prescription Alert system […]

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Journey of women lawyers in the profession

By Mapula Sedutla The Mpumalanga branch of the South African Women Lawyers Association (SAWLA) held its annual general meeting (AGM) in November 2018 in White River under the theme ‘Corruption […]

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Women in Law Awards are set to be launched in South Africa

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Women in Law Awards (WOZA) will be launched in Cape Town on 28 February. WOZA, which is the brainchild of the Director of Rehana Khan Parker […]

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SAWLA Limpopo gala dinner celebrates women

By Mpho Kgabi The South African Women Lawyers Association (SAWLA) Limpopo held its inaugural SAWLA Limpopo Annual Gala Dinner in December 2018, spearheaded by its Chairperson and Legal Aid South […]

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