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SA minor child no longer grounds for permanent residency

A pressing immigration matter that continues to divide families yet stay under the media's radar, concerns permanent residency applications on the grounds of a South African minor child...

Issued by Le Roux Attorneys 26 May 2015 11:16

UCT launches new course to bridge gap between law and business skills

The need for legal practitioners to learn effective business skills has prompted the design of a course to help legal practitioners on the continent become successful leaders in emerging markets...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 May 2015 12:42

Legal aid for impoverished in Pretoria

Impoverished communities in Pretoria will be able to get legal help free of charge with the opening of a new legal advice centre...

By Dominic Skelton 8 May 2015 06:49

Director at DDKK Attorneys wins LexisNexis prize

Magdeleen de Klerk, a director at DDKK Attorneys Incorporated in Polokwane, has won the 2014 LexisNexis Prize for Legal Practitioners...

6 May 2015 13:48 - new social network for lawyers

Following its successful launch in the UK in January 2015, Mootis, the social networking and microblogging platform for lawyers and anyone interested in law, is launching in South Africa...

28 Apr 2015 13:52

How to hold a disciplinary hearing

It is every employer's wish that everything runs smoothly in the company but sometimes this does not happen and an employee may have to be reprimanded...

By Roane Swindon 23 Apr 2015 10:38

GALA releases international advertising law book

The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) has released a book that provides an overview of the laws governing advertising and marketing in 56 countries, from Argentina to Zimbabwe...

8 Apr 2015 13:35

Pizza group must eat a humble pie

Roman's Pizza must publicly apologise and pay R200,000 to a Durban family for refusing them a licence to operate a halaal franchise of the chain because they are not Muslim...

1 Apr 2015 06:50

Judges come clean on riches

All are equal before the law, but, as with everything else in life, even among judges it appears there are those who have much and those who do not...

By Pericles Anetos 31 Mar 2015 07:55

BGAG provides R15.5m worth of pro bono work

For the financial year ending 28 February 2015, South African lawyers from Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group (BGAG) provided 8,609 hours of pro bono legal services, to a rand value of over R15,5 million.

20 Mar 2015 10:00

A lesson on human rights literacy

Professor Cornelia Roux's research proves that there is a difference between knowing what one's human rights are and internalising human rights values...

18 Mar 2015 08:45

Government says it is determined to flush out the frauds

Government says it is determined to flush out public servants who misrepresent their academic qualifications...

4 Mar 2015 12:55

Legal Aid Act to come into effect in March

President Jacob Zuma has set 1 March as the date on which the Legal Aid South Africa Act will come into operation, says the Presidency...

6 Feb 2015 08:50

New book out on advertising law

Juta Law has announced the recent publication of a new book by Gail Schimmel, 'Advertising Law: A Guide to the Code of Advertising Practice'...

29 Jan 2015 09:09

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