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 Judge President of the Gauteng Division issued amended Consolidated Directives, effective from 18 September 2020. These Directives must be read with the CaseLines Quick Reference guide. View the documents here: https://bit.ly/2RKYJyb
2/2 These include directions regarding consultation between legal practitioners and inmates. The directions come into operation on 4 September 2020. View Government Gazette 43688 at https://bit.ly/326YNhE
The Minister has requested comments on proposed guidelines for the appointment of Acting Judges. Comments can be submitted to Kris Devan at the LSSA at kris@LSSA.org.za by 9 September 2020. The guidelines are on the LSSA website: https://bit.ly/3gT1yHC
Interested law firms are reminded to register to participate in this year’s National Wills Week initiative which will be held from 26 to 30 October 2020. Registrations close soon. For more information and to register go to: https://bit.ly/3jJRL8v