January/February 2023

Employment law update – Deductions from remuneration

In National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union obo Mamogale and Others v North West Department of Community Safety and Transport Management and Another [2022] 11 BLLR 1041 (LC) the […]

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Recent articles and research – January/February 2023

Abbreviation Title Publisher Volume/issue Acta Juridica Acta Juridica Juta (2022) Advocate Advocate General Council of the Bar (2002) 35.2 (2022) 35.3 AHRLJ African Human Rights Law Journal Centre for Human […]

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What is blockchain and why should legal practitioners care?

In October 2019, the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Ronald Lamola announced that 45 000 trust files had gone missing from the Pretoria Master’s Office (Linda Ensor ‘Pretoria Master’s […]

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Public and private bodies: What is the difference?

This article aims to advance the distinction and narrative between public and private bodies. These differences reiterate the distinction between not only the function of the bodies but also the […]

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IARMJ African Chapter Conference

The International Association of Refugee and Migration Judges (IARMJ) Biennial Conference of the Africa Chapter took place from the 14 to 18 November 2022 in Arusha, Tanzania. The conference was […]

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Join the HCCH Regional Conference on 7 and 8 February 2023

By Dr Christophe Bernasconi On behalf of the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH), I am pleased to inform you that together with the South African Department of International […]

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Press Council encourages legal practitioners to use its efficient and free dispute mechanism

During a one-on-one interview with De Rebus, Part-time Press Ombudsman, Herman Scholtz, said that the Press Council receives complaints from legal practitioners who are dissatisfied about items that have been […]

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Stakeholders urged to work with the Office of the Solicitor-General

The Solicitor-General, Fhedzisani Pandelani, hosted a stakeholder meeting in Gauteng on 23 November 2022. The meeting started with a brief virtual address by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, […]

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Formation of provincial structures will be beneficial to the legal profession

The Gauteng Attorneys Association (GAA) held its Annual General Meeting on 24 November 2022 in Pretoria. In his presentation, the Chairperson of the GAA, Tiaan Joubert, said that legal practitioners […]

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