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Can blockchain technology help prevent fraud?

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Werksmans Attorneys hosted a seminar on blockchain technology. The seminar was held in Johannesburg on 7 June. Consultant at the Blockchain Academy, Carel de Jager, said blockchain […]

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Women’s Task Team uplifting female legal practitioners in the profession

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Law Society of South Africa’s (LSSA’s) Women’s Task Team was interviewed by lawyer and law firm strategist, Pamela DeNeuve, in June for her blog ‘Lawyer of […]

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Lady Liberty SA needs help from legal practitioners

By Kgomotso Ramotsho A social enterprise named Lady Liberty SA is seeking help from legal practitioners in South Africa (SA), to help in its mission to assist underprivileged women to […]

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Legal practitioners must be ambassadors in fighting corruption

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) held its national general meeting (NGM) on 26 May in Nelspruit. The theme for the NGM was: ‘Corruption: A Hindrance to the […]

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How to deal with a data breach in your organisation

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr (CDH), hosted a seminar on data breach and other risks faced by organisations, such as theft. The seminar was held in Johannesburg on 9 […]

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The increase in data breach and cybercrime as modern technology takes over the world

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Mr Swales added that research statistics in 2016 show that most South Africans spend two to three hours on social media a day. He said that there […]

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National Wills Week 17 to 21 September 2018

This year’s National Wills Week will be held from 17 to 21 September.  Participating attorneys will be provided with free posters to publicise the firm’s participation. Provision is made on […]

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Land expropriation discussed at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr briefing

By Kgomotso Ramotsho Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr (CDH) together with the Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft (the German-African Business Association) held a media briefing with regard to land expropriation on 11 April […]

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Portfolio Committee satisfied with progress made on National Minimum Wage Bill

By Kgomotso Ramotsho The Portfolio Committee on Labour (the committee) released a statement through the Parliamentary Communication Services that said it was satisfied with the progress made in the processing […]

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Deepening constitutional democracy discussed at NADEL AGM

By Mapula Sedutla The National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL) held its annual general meeting (AGM) and annual conference in East London from 15 to 17 March under the theme: […]

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