The LSSA brings together the Black Lawyers Association, the National Association of Democratic Lawyers and provincial attorneys’ associations, in representing the attorneys’ profession in South Africa.
The LSSA would like to draw your attention to a letter from the US White House to business leaders. The letter outlines what businesses can do to protect themselves against the threat of ransomware. Read the letter at https://bit.ly/3itkGR3
The South African Judicial Education Institute (SAJEI) is conducting an Aspiring Regional Magistrates programme from 21 June to 29 July 2021 from 17h00 – 18h30 via Zoom. The closing date for applications is tomorrow, 8 June 2021. View application form at https://bit.ly/3gekjHc
The registration portal for the second session for the 2021 admission examinations is now open. The LPC will be administering the advocates’ admission examinations for the first time this year. The portal is open from today, 31 May 2021 to 9 July 2021.
The LSSA has developed a guide on opening an attorneys practice which aims to explain the key requirements pursuant to the LPA which an attorney must comply with when opening and operating a law practise for his or her account. View the guide at https://bit.ly/34pVTVB
There is a call for public comment on the Land Court Bill. Practitioners can submit comment to Ms Devan at the LSSA at email@example.com by 16 July 2021, or to Mr Ramaano at Landcourt@parliament.gov.za by 23 July 2021.
View the Bill at https://pmg.org.za/bill/1022/