Durban team in line to win Global Legal Hackathon
Durban team in line to win Global Legal Hackathon

A team of Durban software developers is in the running for a prestigious global award following their first prize win earlier this month at the South African leg of the Global Legal Hackathon...

Issued by LexisNexis 2 days ago

ANC to prejudice 20 million children with proposal to change the RAF
ANC to prejudice 20 million children with proposal to change the RAF

The African National Congress is pushing hard to prejudice approximately 20 million children, with a proposal to change the Road Accident Fund, prior to the upcoming elections...

By Jean-Paul Rudd, Issued by Adams & Adams 12 Mar 2019

Tech donation boosts first ADF Law Hub
Tech donation boosts first ADF Law Hub

A donation of tech resources from LexisNexis South Africa is set to aid the Attorneys Development Fund (ADF) in its vision of empowering deserving law firms to become self-sustainable...

Issued by LexisNexis 4 Mar 2019

JSE business breakfast will focus on intellectual property governance
JSE business breakfast will focus on intellectual property governance

Leading IP law firm Adams & Adams and business governance consultancy, FluidRock, have teamed up to host a free breakfast discussion on intellectual property and governance...

Issued by Adams & Adams 25 Feb 2019

When is a debt not a 'debt'?
When is a debt not a 'debt'?

Once upon a time, not too long ago, the word "debt" in the 1969 Prescription Act covered just about any obligation to do anything. However, since 2017, a "debt" has a more constrained meaning...

By John Saner, Issued by LexisNexis 21 Feb 2019

Adams & Adams grabs Patent honours at the Global IP Awards in London
Adams & Adams grabs Patent honours at the Global IP Awards in London

The Global IP Awards recognise the outstanding achievements of IP law and attorney firms in litigation, prosecution and transactional work during 2018...

Issued by Adams & Adams 5 Feb 2019

Determining asset ownership for litigation purposes
Determining asset ownership for litigation purposes

Determining what assets are owned by a defendant, prior to instituting legal action, is a necessary part of due diligence in litigation. Technology has revolutionised the way in which asset searches take place, resulting in time and cost savings...

Issued by LexisNexis 5 Feb 2019