LSSA

Law Society calls for higher standard of ethics and accountability for public officials

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) welcomes the decision by the NEC of the African National Conference (ANC) to recall the President of...
Proxi smart vs LSSA

Legal battle over property transfers heats up in High Court

Pretoria - A legal battle has erupted between a company which said it has a business model which could deal with the day to...
Zimbabwe Lawyers International

Zimbabwe Lawyers International (ZLI) launches local chapter

ZIMBABWEANS practising law across the globe have formed an association with a view to sponsor underprivileged, but brilliant youths aspiring to join the legal...
Legaltech 2018 vision

Legal tech entrepreneurs talk success strategies for 2018

Ari Kaplan speaks with some participants from the LexisNexis Accelerator Program for legal technology startups. They are: Ryan Alshak, the CEO of Ping, Alex Hewitt, the...
Law Society of Northern Provinces

Criticism against the judiciary testifies of disrespect – LSNP

The Law Society of Northern Provinces (LSNP) has noted the criticism raised against the judiciary from various quarters following the judgment, given by a...
LSSA

Law Society Seeks to Engage Council for Higher Education on Disaccreditation of Law Faculties

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) takes serious issue with statements made by the Higher Education Transformation Network (HETN) that the LSSA has...
LSSA

Advisory update from the Law Society of South Africa

The National Forum on the Legal Profession (NF) held its tenth plenary meeting on 14 October 2017. At this meeting the recommendations to be...
LSSA

Law Society of South Africa Condemns Attorney’s Unacceptable Behaviour Towards Journalist

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) condemns the reported behaviour of former Eskom evidence leader, Pretoria attorney Sebetja Matsaung, towards Financial Mail deputy editor,...
Property transfer process

Major legal battle ensues as new firm threatens to disturb conveyancing

A new kid on the block, Proxi Smart, has sent the South African legal fraternity into panic mode with a plan to snatch from...
Lawyer salary survey by Robert Walters

How much lawyers get paid in South Africa

A salary survey by professional recruitment firm, Robert Walters, lays out the hiring and salary trends in the legal sector in South Africa in...