A meeting of the national Aarto task team will take place in Bloemfontein before the end of February in preparation for the planned country-wide roll-out of the demerit points system. The demerit points system was introduced in a pilot program across Gauteng in 2008, in order to penalise drivers and operators who are habitual offenders.
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For eight years, we have been finding the best examples of law firm website design from numerous nominations. Our selection criteria include best practices for website design, basic search engine optimization, and website security. Here are the top ten for 2017
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In all sales training, they always push the fact of doing whatever you can to get time in front of your prospect or client. I know you are no door to door salesperson, but the fact that getting in front of your client is very important.
A judge was riding horses one day with a young lawyer friend.
Bitcoin Events Pty Ltd hosted the inaugural Bitcoin & Blockchain Africa Conference in 2015 in Cape Town and its second conference in 2016 in Johannesburg. Both conferences were a huge success and were attended by international and local delegates.
There are many reasons we all stand back and “keep an eye” on blockchain technology, it is new technology – stay away until it becomes more of an excepted thing, there is no way it can be trusted – it is just technology trusting technology, outlaws use it to exchange money – lots of it. Don’t be fooled, it is here and those taking it seriously are already working flat out to adopt the super secure and rock solid transaction history systems in just about all aspects of business – and law business is one with a big target on it’s back.
The magic to effective marketing, with not only law firms but any business, is to keep in contact with your prospects often enough to be top of mind, but not that often that they start to hate you and your law firm.
As complicated and time consuming as legal research can be, there is no more effective way to strengthen an argument in court than with sound case and precedent referencing. Traditional legal research, conducted manually, presents many pitfalls and risks according to Sumantha Reddy, Content Manager: Legal loose-leaf and Law Reports, from LexisNexis South Africa.