31 January 2019AIIF Master Policy amendments: Only practitioners who have a valid Fidelity Fund certificate on the date of the cause of action will have indemnity.
04 April 2019Includes: Change of AIIF and AFF names; LPIIF claim statistics; the financial services industry and the Legal Practice Act; and the ‘borrowing’ of trust money.
11 April 2019The Legal Practice Council has published the final Code of Conduct for all legal, candidate legal practitioners, and juristic entities as defined, effective from 29 March 2019.
16 May 2019Results of the LSSA's online survey of its constituent young lawyers (35 and younger and those over 35, but who have practised for fewer than 5 years).
25 January 2018The LSSA has released an updated version (Version 4.0) of the Protection of Personal Information Guideline for Law Firms.
01 February 2018Jack Crook debunks a number of myths surrounding law firm marketing, and which consequently hinder their ability to grow the size and quality of their client bases.
15 February 2018UK: How fraud in the conveyancing industry has grown, the protective measures firms have adopted, as well as considering how it could be prevented.
15 February 2018Risk practice management, practice rules and the Legal Practice Act; and a risk management self-assessment questionnaire.
08 March 2018The LSSA Annual Conference: 'A Blueprint for the Future of our Profession' will be held at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town on 23 and 24 March 2018.
15 March 2018Albert Lamey and Pat Ellis, the authors of The South African Legal Practitioner – A commentary on the Legal Practice Act will be running a half-day course in April in Cape Town and Pretoria.