Open Source Software

A new open source licence to beware of?

Linux, Android, Firefox, WordPress – open-source software, or OSS, powers much of our everyday life. While OSS has brought great benefits, OSS...
Rental Agreements

The Rental Housing Amendment Act: What you need to know

These legal complexities will make it all the more important for landlords to appoint reputable, reliable, knowledgeable, qualified and legally registered rental...
Modernise legal accounting software

Even before the COVID-19 crisis, law firms were under pressure to maintain profitability. That...

Many smart lawyers know they have to modernise their legal accounting software. They’re just not sure how to go about that. The...
Legal Practitioners Fidelity Fund

Financial Assistance to Small Law Firms

LSSA President, Mvuzo Notyesi, via Acting Executive Director, Tony Pillay has mentioned in an email to Tech4Law that a number of organizations...
Co Za Domain Registry

ZACR (South African Central Registry for Domains) WHOIS Information Redaction

As you may be aware, local and international data protection laws and/or regulations is currently in effect to govern the way...

Afriwise: largest community of local African experts

Key to your success in any African jurisdiction is having access to a broad network of local experts who bring their best...
Legal Project Management

Legal Evolution/2 – What is Legal Project Management and how can I leverage it?

1. A brief definition of Legal Project Management In the last Legal Evolution/1 article, I made brief reference to...
The Judiciary of South Africa

Supreme Court of Appeal: Letter to Stakeholders on 21st April 2020

Letter to attorneys, the GCB, the constituent Bar Councils, Law Societies and the Legal Practice Council  In the light...

AI Regulation In South Africa

What do we have to go on besides sci-fi fiction story I, Robot’s "The Three Laws of Robotics"? In...

Legalese for the Creatives and Innovators

Legalese is defined as a noun referring to the legal jargon frequently used by legal professionals in their everyday conversations and business...