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Clientele's new business up 111%
Clientele's new business up 111%

Financial services company Clientele grew its new business to what it says was a record level of R638.2m for the full year to June‚ in a tough economic climate.

By Gillian Jones 20 Aug 2014 11:53

Polygraph tests must be supported by expert evidence
Polygraph tests must be supported by expert evidence

A party seeking to rely on the results of a polygraph test in disciplinary proceedings must adduce expert evidence for the purposes of establishing such evidence's conceptual cogency and accurate application. What is key is that evidence be led to establish the cogency of the concept of a polygraph, as well as evidence to establish the technical integrity of the process.

By Jacques van Wyk and Andre van Heerden 19 Aug 2014 08:48

Presidency and M&G in court again
Presidency and M&G in court again

The five-year court battle between the Mail & Guardian and the Presidency over access to a report (commissioned by Thabo Mbeki) on the 2002 election in Zimbabwe is going back to court...

By Franny Rabkin 14 Aug 2014 08:17

Prayers to stop porn TV in SA
Prayers to stop porn TV in SA

Religious leaders in Nelson Mandela Bay are praying the Cape Town High Court will set aside a decision authorising the broadcasting of three pornographic channels on South African television...

14 Aug 2014 08:01

African female lawyers share their experiences
African female lawyers share their experiences

Practising as a female lawyer in Africa is all about relationships. Cold bidding does not usually work and, because of this, the most successful lawyers are always prepared to be away from home for long periods of time to forge these relationships.

10 Aug 2014 15:15

SANRAL's secrecy: R2K comes out fighting
SANRAL's secrecy: R2K comes out fighting

R2K Western Cape has rejected SANRAL's refusal to allow even limited transparency in the matter of proposed e-tolls in the Western Cape.

5 Aug 2014 06:59

Majola named one of top 200 young South Africans
Majola named one of top 200 young South Africans

Bridgett Majola, a senior associate in Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr's Finance and Banking practice, has made the Mail & Guardian's annual list of top 200 young South Africans.

29 Jul 2014 06:42

Velden Pike Nichols joins Bowman Gilfillan's Durban office
Velden Pike Nichols joins Bowman Gilfillan's Durban office

One of Durban's leading maritime law firms, Velden Pike Nichols, will be joining the maritime, transport and logistics practice at pan-African corporate law firm, Bowman Gilfillan, with effect from 1 August this year.

17 Jul 2014 09:49

Madonsela's findings call for proactive response
Madonsela's findings call for proactive response

In a world where common sense is not so common anymore, our public protector's statements always make sense.

By Kazeka Kuse 16 Jul 2014 09:25

SA to attract more women into judiciary
SA to attract more women into judiciary

PRETORIA: The Department of Justice and Correctional Services will continue with its efforts to ensure transformation of the justice system by addressing race and gender imbalances.

16 Jul 2014 07:26

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr hosts DLA Piper African Training Academy
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr hosts DLA Piper African Training Academy

Law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr recently hosted the DLA Piper Southern African Training Academy at the firm's offices in Sandton, Johannesburg.

4 Jul 2014 14:22

IP magazine recognises Von Seidels partners
IP magazine recognises Von Seidels partners

Partners at Von Seidels law firm have been recognised as Intellectual Property Stars (IP Stars) by Managing Intellectual Property magazine.

3 Jul 2014 09:17

Albie Sachs awarded prestigious Tang Prize
Albie Sachs awarded prestigious Tang Prize

Asia's highest accolade was bestowed on Justice Albie Sachs for "his understanding of the rule of law in which the dignity of all persons is respected and the strengths and values of all communities are embraced" and for "his efforts in the realisation of the rule of law".

By Melissa Jane Cook 24 Jun 2014 09:53

ENSafrica consolidates position in Mauritius
ENSafrica consolidates position in Mauritius

Late last year, when De Comarmond & Koenig entered into a joint venture with ENSafrica, it made shock waves in the Mauritius legal market. De Comarmond & Koenig is the oldest and largest firm of attorneys in Mauritius.

11 Jun 2014 06:26

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