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Episode 86: The power of brands in the mass communication landscape

Date: 22 Apr 2014
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Episode 84: Agency focus - Source

Date: 2 Apr 2014
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Episode 82: An African Path to Success & Effective Measure

Date: 24 Feb 2014 | Time: 39:00min
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Wits School of Law to discontinue undergraduate LLB

The University of the Witwatersrand has approved the plan of the School of Law to discontinue the undergraduate Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) and to introduce the LLB postgraduate programme.

18 Apr 2014 14:42

'Legal barbarians' force Wits to rethink its LLB degree

The four-year under-graduate law degree aimed at transforming the legal profession is to be scrapped at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits).

17 Apr 2014 08:44

A cautionary taal - translation lessons from SA's interpreting failures

Consider again the extraordinary achievements of Thamsanqa Dyantyi, the world's worst sign-language interpreter.

By Françoise Henderson 11 Apr 2014 06:57

Lawyers at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr win awards

Peter Hesseling, Johan Latsky and Aadil Patel have been named as winning partners in the 2014 Client Choice International Awards which were announced in London recently. Hesseling and Latsky are directors in the Corporate and Commercial practice, while Patel is national head of the Employment practice at business law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr.

10 Apr 2014 13:14

Webber Wentzel wins Law Firm of the Year award

Law firm Webber Wentzel has been named Law Firm of the Year in South Africa by Who's Who Legal. The award was announced at the Who's Who Legal Annual Awards, which were held at the University Club in New York recently.

9 Apr 2014 11:43

Webber Wentzel helps fight illicit trade in SA's wildlife

Leading South African law firm Webber Wentzel has provided a sponsorship of R100,000 to the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) to assist the organisation to prevent illegal trade in South Africa's threatened wildlife species.

7 Apr 2014 12:00

Legal media blog launched

Published author, partner and media law expert at Webber Wentzel, Dario Milo, has launched a blog to express his views on developments in media and information law.

7 Apr 2014 07:48

Patel wins Client Choice International award

Aadil Patel, director and national head of the Employment Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, was recently named as a winning partner in the 2014 Client Choice International Awards. Patel was the winner in the Employment and Labour category for South Africa.

3 Apr 2014 08:38

Slow paying tenants should no longer be a landlord's headache

Owning a rental property is seen by many as an investment, but enter into discussion with a landlord and soon you will discover that it can also be a very frustrating experience.

28 Mar 2014 11:03

Adams & Adams named best IP law firm in SA

Law firm Adams & Adams has been named South African Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year 2014 at the Managing IP Global Awards. The winners are selected through a review of market developments, peer and client feedback and research for the World IP Survey.

26 Mar 2014 06:46

Is this one way Oscar Pistorius will get off?

There are a number of high-profile trials, notably the OJ Simpson one, which captured the imagination of the world - only for the accused to evade punishment.

By Sid Peimer 19 Mar 2014 12:44

GEPF Board welcomes Disciplinary Committee's decision

GEPF has stated that is a matter of public knowledge that it initiated disciplinary proceedings against the Principal Executive Officer, John Oliphant and the Head of Secretariat, Adri van Niekerk. GEPF's Board of Trustees thus welcomed the Disciplinary Committee's recent decision in the case concerning Head of Secretariat Adri van Niekerk.

19 Mar 2014 10:09

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr ranked in twelve practice areas

According to the recently published Chambers Global Guide 2014, business law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr is ranked in twelve practice areas this year while 27 individual rankings were achieved. Five directors in the firm received Band 1 rankings in their respective sectors.

17 Mar 2014 16:39

Pistorius trial represents a turning point for the dailies

My university and I were lambasted by a colleague for stooping so low as to engage in the Oscar Pistorius trial media frenzy...

By Anton Harber 14 Mar 2014 06:18

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