23 January 2020The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) would like to notify legal practitioners that its Conveyancing Task Team is meeting regularly and had its first meeting for 2020 on 16 January.
30 January 2020The Risk Alert Bulletin includes: Time to rethink and reassess the approach to risk management; a revised LPIIF risk assessment questionnaire; and being diligent.
19 March 2020Risk Alert Bulletin 2 of 2020: The coronavirus pandemic: Risk management considerations for South African legal practitioners and suggestions as to what measures they can consider implementing.
16 April 2020The LPC has published a draft document calling for thoughts on possible solutions or interventions to minimize the economic and financial impact of COVID-19 on the legal profession.
23 April 2020The Gauteng Attorneys Association has published a letter in reply to the LPC wanting possible solutions or interventions to minimize the economic and financial impact of COVID-19 on the legal profession.
30 April 2020The Gauteng Attorneys Association has published a letter to the Acting Director General about the implementation of the amended regulations and their potential impracticalities for Legal Practitioners.
14 May 2020Getting creative, planning ahead, investing in yourself, going digital, and anticipating the upswing are all part of preparing for life after lockdown for conveyancers and property professionals.
28 May 2020With his eyes focused on a post-pandemic future, Jack Crook provides guidelines for law firms on how they can create their own roadmap to both cope with the crisis and how to profit from it.
18 June 2020Risk Alert Bulletin 3 of 2020: Amendments to the LPIIF Policies; arguments for a delay in the completion of prescription and expiry periods during lockdown; and keeping proper consultation notes.
25 June 2020Fundile Sangoni considers the nature of the remote workplace under COVID-19 and analyses aspects of the apparent advantages of autonomy as opposed to the risks caused by isolation.