16 July 2003This is the first instalment in a series of articles on Risky Areas in Conveyancing Practice, taken from the February Risk Alert Bulletin and re-published with their permission.
23 July 2003South Africa's largest attorneys association, the Johannesburg Attorneys Association has revamped its website. The site provides users with inter alia news, notice of upcoming events and information about RAF matters.
23 July 2003The article Alienation of common property revisited by Tertius Maree in the October 2001 De Rebus, summarises and discusses the necessary steps for the subdivision, transfer and registration of a part of the common property on which some sections are situated.
23 July 2003Could it be curtains for Windows? In Linux for Law Firms: Is the Penguin an Emperor or a Turkey on the inpractice website, Dominic Watson gives an excellent overview of what the state of play regarding Linux is and its use in the legal profession.
23 July 2003A judgment relating to sectional title schemes could undermine the quality of about R70bn worth of bank loans for the purchase of flats and townhouses, according to an article entitled Out of pocket in the July 11 edition of the Financial Mail.
23 July 2003This is the second instalment in our series of articles on Risky Areas in Conveyancing Practice, taken from the Risk Alert Bulletin and published with the permission of the Attorneys Insurance Indemnity Fund.
30 July 2003This is the last instalment in our series of articles on Risky Areas in Conveyancing Practice, taken from the May Risk Alert Bulletin and re-published with their permission.
30 July 2003Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP is a United States Law firm with over 1600 PC users, including 600 attorneys. This Case Study documents their implementation of GhostFill Document Assembly and Document Management software during 2003.
30 July 2003Problem: Transform South Africa's 200-year-old paper-based land registration system into a thoroughly modern remote-access system. "How and why?" I hear you cry.
06 August 2003The consent order negotiated by the Competition Commission with the Pretoria Association of Attorneys in respect of its issuing of recommended fees has been confirmed by the Competition Tribunal, reports News24.