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Flisp partnership answers property dreams
Flisp partnership answers property dreamsArticle

First-time home buyers in South Africa now have added support to get their foot on the first rung of the property ladder, thanks to a new partnership between LexisNexis South Africa and MDW Inc...

Issued by LexisNexis 20 Apr 2021

#StartupStory: LegitLaw - the new self-service platform for basic business contracts
#StartupStory: LegitLaw - the new self-service platform for basic business contractsArticle

In the era of digitalisation, automation and self-help services, the legal sector has been slow to transform. LegitLaw is changing that with the launch of its legal tech-meets-online shopping platform...

Shan Radcliffe 18 Mar 2021

Impact of Covid-19 on call centres
Impact of Covid-19 on call centresArticle

Even as demand for call centre support has reached unprecedented levels, Covid-19 has presented the sector with particular challenges...

Issued by LexisNexis 8 Mar 2021

Africa's first legal text on eDiscovery published
Africa's first legal text on eDiscovery publishedArticle

A Guide to eDiscovery in South Africa has been published by LexisNexis South Africa...

Issued by LexisNexis 3 Mar 2021

Juta invites migrated NXT and Jutastat Evolve customers for a free training session until 31 March
Juta invites migrated NXT and Jutastat Evolve customers for a free training session until 31 MarchArticle

Juta is pleased to inform you of the rollout of our new Jutastat Evolve legal research platform to subscribers...

Issued by Juta and Company 2 Mar 2021

Legal tech CEO shares 10 leadership tips for women
Legal tech CEO shares 10 leadership tips for womenArticle

During the first Women in Tech (WIT) Conversations event, LexisNexis CEO Videsha Proothveerajh shared insights under the theme, Love Lessons in Leadership...

Issued by LexisNexis 2 Mar 2021

Stay ahead of trends with unmatched legal intelligence
Stay ahead of trends with unmatched legal intelligenceArticle

LexisNexis South Africa's Mellony Ramalho outlines four ways this legal tech giant helps to ensure legal pros stay at the top of their game...

Issued by LexisNexis 22 Feb 2021

Women in Tech virtual forum to launch
Women in Tech virtual forum to launchArticle

The Women in Tech virtual sessions are a collaboration between LexisNexis South Africa and Dell Technologies...

Issued by LexisNexis 15 Feb 2021

Understanding and evaluating data in contextArticle

Conducting legal research can be tedious, monotonous and time-consuming, but performing timely and comprehensive legal research is critically important for lawyers...

John de Villiers, Issued by LexisNexis 25 Jan 2021

Get the GRC tools to face the challenges of business in the next normalArticle

The next LexisNexis GRC webinar entitled Ensuring Your Business is Proactive with Regulatory Requirements will be held on Thursday, 28 January 2021 at 10am...

Issued by LexisNexis 22 Jan 2021

November's free LexisNexis Case Law Index is now out - sign up here
November's free LexisNexis Case Law Index is now out - sign up hereArticle

The November index of the free, online LexisNexis Case Law repository is now available bringing you up to speed on some interesting precedent setting cases considered by South Africa's courts recently...

Issued by LexisNexis 18 Jan 2021

Covid-19: An accelerant for inclusion in the workplace
Covid-19: An accelerant for inclusion in the workplaceArticle

Diversity and inclusion should naturally form part of a business's ethos during its 'good days'. But in times of uncertainty, these pillars of good business can further help steer organisations into safer waters...

Gcobisa Ntshona, Issued by LexisNexis 18 Jan 2021

Practical application of law is key for post-Covid success
Practical application of law is key for post-Covid successArticle

In 2020 Forbes predicted that Covid-19 would turbocharge transformation of the legal industry, propelling law into the digital age and reshaping its landscape with widespread industry deployment of underutilised technological tools...

Issued by LexisNexis 12 Jan 2021

Legal resource hub launched to fight GBV
Legal resource hub launched to fight GBVArticle

A free-to-access information hub has been launched online for those seeking guidance and help regarding the complexities of the law around gender-based violence...

Issued by LexisNexis 14 Dec 2020

Practical steps for the handling and presentation of evidenceArticle

The correct investigation, gathering and analysis of evidence is important for ensuring that justice is served and it is incumbent upon frontline law enforcement professionals to process and manage evidence correctly in order for it to hold up in court...

Issued by LexisNexis 4 Dec 2020

Juta reinvents itself and inspires possibilities in a digital world
Juta reinvents itself and inspires possibilities in a digital worldArticle

South Africa's preeminent education, academic and legal information publishing house, Juta, is reinventing itself as the go-to provider of legal technology platforms, tools for lifelong learning and solutions to grow businesses under the banner of 'Inspiring Possibilities Together'...

Issued by Juta and Company 19 Nov 2020

October's free LexisNexis Case Law Index is available - sign up here
October's free LexisNexis Case Law Index is available - sign up hereArticle

The October index of the free, online LexisNexis Case Law repository is now available and, once again, highlights some of the interesting precedent setting cases considered by South Africa's courts recently...

Issued by LexisNexis 13 Nov 2020

Get to grips with AARTO with an online course from expert
Get to grips with AARTO with an online course from expertArticle

Alta Swanepoel has developed an online training course to assist company representatives and individuals understand the impact of the AARTO legislation...

Issued by LexisNexis 11 Nov 2020

Is your legal research evolving with these unprecedented times?
Is your legal research evolving with these unprecedented times?Article

In the new world presented by Covid-19, harnessing all that legal technology has to offer has become even more important for streamlining legal research and ensuring sustainability and survival...

Issued by LexisNexis 9 Nov 2020

FinCEN leak highlights need for proactive KYC in AML processes
FinCEN leak highlights need for proactive KYC in AML processesArticle

Financial sector due diligence and compliance with anti-money laundering regulations are back in the spotlight with the release of the FinCEN files in September 2020 - the latest in a string of leaks over the past five years that have exposed secret deals, money laundering and financial crime...

Issued by LexisNexis 27 Oct 2020

Tournament sparks learner interest in coding
Tournament sparks learner interest in codingArticle

More than 400 learners from over 80 schools across the country participated in a virtual tournament held from 19-26 September 2020 which used gamification to introduce them to basic coding concepts and social issues such as ocean conservation...

Issued by LexisNexis 8 Oct 2020

Adopting new technologies to conduct legal research
Adopting new technologies to conduct legal researchArticle

Long late-night hours poring through old legal texts in a stately library setting, with attractive albeit dishevelled colleagues: the storyline of most legal sitcoms. But the reality for legal professionals is not quite so glamorous...

Issued by LexisNexis 29 Sep 2020

6 tips for easy PoPIA compliance
6 tips for easy PoPIA complianceArticle

Ezra Pillay (LLB), compliance specialist: data protection and technology at LexisNexis South Africa, offers six tips for easy PoPIA compliance...

Issued by LexisNexis 21 Sep 2020

PoPIA: Focus on consent and legitimate interest
PoPIA: Focus on consent and legitimate interestArticle

PoPIA and data privacy expert and author Ahmore Burger-Smidt will focus on a key aspect of the act in a free webinar hosted by leading legal technology provider, LexisNexis South Africa...

Issued by LexisNexis 7 Sep 2020

Mellony Ramalho appointed Sales and Marketing Director of LexisNexis SA
Mellony Ramalho appointed Sales and Marketing Director of LexisNexis SAArticle

Legal technology company, LexisNexis South Africa, has announced the appointment of Mellony Ramalho to the position of Sales and Marketing Director...

Issued by LexisNexis 3 Sep 2020

Advancing women is a task for all
Advancing women is a task for allArticle

The battle for gender equality, diversity and inclusivity should not only be fought by women and those directly impacted, but are issues that society as a whole needs to work together to address...

Issued by LexisNexis 25 Aug 2020

Don't be penalised for Covid-19 non-compliance
Don't be penalised for Covid-19 non-complianceArticle

A growing number of businesses are getting into hot water for not taking the necessary steps to minimise Covid-19 risk and exposure in their workplaces...

Issued by LexisNexis 24 Aug 2020

Stay on the right side of Covid-19 regulations
Stay on the right side of Covid-19 regulationsArticle

Greg Brown, divisional director: legal information and compliance at LexisNexis South Africa, sums up the Covid-19 workplace obligations below..

Issued by LexisNexis 21 Aug 2020

Electronic Communications Sector: Covid-19 Highlights
Electronic Communications Sector: Covid-19 HighlightsArticle

The Electronic Communication sector of South Africa has seen many changes to its legislative universe as well as important omissions. This includes the omission, likely as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, of the much-anticipated Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013, widely expected to be enacted on 1 April 2020...

Ezra Pillay 19 May 2020

Using tech to resolve disputes during lockdown
Using tech to resolve disputes during lockdownArticle

Webber Wentzel is encouraging its clients to use its technology tools and capability to progress and resolve disputes during the Covid-19 lockdown...

Paula Youens 20 Apr 2020

How do I spot a scammer?
How do I spot a scammer?Article

Using online payment tools has become the norm - for businesses of all sizes and across all industries...

Issued by LexisNexis 20 Dec 2019

New title provides pharmacists and students with an in-depth understanding of pharmacy law
New title provides pharmacists and students with an in-depth understanding of pharmacy lawArticle

In addition to studying and understanding the nature and effect of drugs, their action, contraindication and performance, it is also necessary for pharmacists and pharmacy students to have a comprehensive understanding of the law as it applies to the dispensing of medicines...

Issued by LexisNexis 20 Dec 2019

Essential reference to property law updated
Essential reference to property law updatedArticle

Significant changes to South African property legislation make it necessary for legal practitioners specialising in this aspect of law to have access to the most up-to-date resources...

Issued by LexisNexis 20 Dec 2019

Enhanced skills for legal professionals lead to better outcomes
Enhanced skills for legal professionals lead to better outcomesArticle

A newly released title is set to change the way legal professionals tackle the drafting of pleadings...

Issued by LexisNexis 11 Dec 2019

Proothveerajh appointed LexisNexis MD
Proothveerajh appointed LexisNexis MDArticle

Videsha Proothveerajh has been appointed as Managing Director of LexisNexis South Africa. She succeeds Billy Last, Managing Director for the last 26 years, who is retiring at the end of November 2019...

Issued by LexisNexis 6 Dec 2019

October outreach campaign benefits local NGOs
October outreach campaign benefits local NGOsArticle

Throughout October, various charity organisations and NGOs across South Africa were the beneficiaries of the annual RE Cares Month...

Issued by LexisNexis 13 Nov 2019

Comprehensive guide now available to address expat tax
Comprehensive guide now available to address expat taxArticle

South African expatriates, their employers and tax advisors have little time to come to grips with the impact that the 'expat tax' policy and law change will have on them personally...

Issued by LexisNexis 18 Oct 2019

Another legal tech meetup to make Durban debut
Another legal tech meetup to make Durban debutArticle

Another major tech company has partnered with legal technology firm LexisNexis South Africa to facilitate its first-ever Durban meetup...

Issued by LexisNexis 16 Oct 2019

Elasticsearch Meetup makes Durban debut
Elasticsearch Meetup makes Durban debutArticle

Around 50 tech and legal professionals gathered at the LexisNexis head office in Durban on 29 August for the first-ever Elastic Durban Meetup...

Issued by LexisNexis 11 Sep 2019

Elasticsearch Meetup to make Durban debut
Elasticsearch Meetup to make Durban debutArticle

Durban tech and legal professionals can look forward to the first-ever Elastic Durban Meetup to be hosted by open source search and analytics company, Elastic...

Issued by LexisNexis 27 Aug 2019

Women in tech closing gender gap at LexisNexis South Africa
Women in tech closing gender gap at LexisNexis South AfricaArticle

While men still dominate the tech scene both in South Africa and internationally, local companies are making strides in boosting their intake of female tech specialists...

Issued by LexisNexis 21 Aug 2019

Thuli Madonsela team summits Kili in aid of dignity for women
Thuli Madonsela team summits Kili in aid of dignity for womenArticle

Two senior representatives of legal technology company, LexisNexis South Africa, summited Mount Kilimanjaro on Women's Day alongside Professor Thuli Madonsela, after a gruelling five-day journey to the top of Africa's highest peak...

Issued by LexisNexis 14 Aug 2019

How to navigate SA's evolving legal landscape
How to navigate SA's evolving legal landscapeArticle

Most, if not all, industries are constantly evolving and changing. The need for transformation in South African law firms has become a necessity, especially when working with parastatals or the government...

13 Aug 2019

Legal aspects of financing corporates
Legal aspects of financing corporatesArticle

Legal Aspects of Financing Corporates covers the gamut of legal and taxation implications concerning the financing of corporates and will be of great use to postgraduate students in commercial law, corporate advisors, lawyers, in-house counsel, financial institutions and SARS employees...

Issued by LexisNexis 31 Jul 2019

Essential resource for trustees released
Essential resource for trustees releasedArticle

An essential resource for trustees of retirement funds, the Essentials of Retirement Fund Management includes commentary and legislation in a concise and informative style that will appeal to all tiers of trustees...

Issued by LexisNexis 31 Jul 2019

Changes to the regulatory landscape pave the way beyond elections
Changes to the regulatory landscape pave the way beyond electionsArticle

Legal professionals will need access to up-to-date legislation and case law to continue to serve the needs of their client base in 2019...

Issued by LexisNexis 25 Jun 2019

Trust me, I'm a robot... even if you think my intelligence is artificial - Part 2
Trust me, I'm a robot... even if you think my intelligence is artificial - Part 2Article

Artificial intelligence is transforming every aspect of our lives and this may include the way that we trust. Prior cynicism of new development in technology is making way for new trust in technology because it is making our lives so much easier...

Dawie de Villiers 6 Jun 2019

Trust me, I'm a robot... even if you think my intelligence is artificial - Part 1
Trust me, I'm a robot... even if you think my intelligence is artificial - Part 1Article

As with relationships between people, trust in AI systems will have to be developed over time, and mistakes will be made...

Prof Dawie De Villiers 30 May 2019

Legal Tech Meetups launched
Legal Tech Meetups launchedArticle

An exciting new series of meetups has been launched on how to practically explore the sheer number of opportunities which legal technology enablement and new design thinking can bring to the industry...

Issued by LexisNexis 28 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: 7 things to consider when transacting in Africa
#AfricaMonth: 7 things to consider when transacting in AfricaArticle

Baker McKenzie lawyers based in Africa, alongside the firm's global Africa specialists, as well as lawyers from our African Relationship Firms from across the continent, share their knowledge about what investors should consider when transacting in Africa...

Morne van der Merwe and Wildu du Plessis 23 May 2019

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