John Saner SC

Confusion in the prescription of medical negligence claims?

By John Saner SC, author of Prescription in South African Law and Medical Malpractice in South Africa published by LexisNexis South Africa.

Freedom Under Law comment on Public Protector findings

Freedom Under Law (FUL) is dismayed but not surprised to learn of the Public Protector’s findings in respect of Mr Ivan Pillay’s...
Johan Botes

Harvesting attention capital and reducing the risks of the frictionless workplace

Johan Botes, Partner and Head of the Employment & Compensation Practice at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg The modern workforce...
Raymond Chalom

SA judiciary a hotbed of corruption, says attorney

A Johannesburg lawyer says the South African judiciary is corrupt, with some judges collaborating with each other to rig court outcomes, abuse...
Load Shedding

Shedding some light on an employer’s obligations during load shedding

It is no secret that the intensified load shedding has had a devastating economic effect on many companies. Without electricity, many businesses cannot function,...
Copyright

Copyright Amendment Bill: Minister Mthethwa’s further engagement call welcomed

In the Sports, Arts and Culture Portfolio Committee meeting held in Parliament on Tuesday, Minister Nathi Mthethwa urged...

South Africa Data Protection Regulations Expected to Take Effect in 2019

Although South Africa’s first comprehensive piece of data protection legislation, the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), was originally signed into law...
Constitutional court

What You Need to Know About The Constitutional Court of South Africa

The Constitutional Court of South Africa is a supreme constitutional court established by the Constitution of South Africa. It was originally the...
Copyright Amendment Bill

Copyright Amendment Bill: US Trade Representative to review SA’s Preferential Trade status

We can reveal today that the Office of the United States Trade Representative has set the review hearings of South Africa’s eligibility...
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Litigation: High Court sets aside Magistrates Commission shortlisting

On 12 December 2019, the Bloemfontein High Court handed down judgment in which it set aside the shortlisting proceedings of the Magistrates Commission for magistrates'...