11 October 2018A letter from Robert Burawundi about changes to the remaining chapters of the Legal Practice Act which are scheduled for implementation on the 1st of November.
01 November 2018The Legal Practice Act comes into operation and the Legal Practice Council has taken over the regulation of the profession from today, 1 November 2018.
15 November 2018The LSSA continues into the Legal Practice Act dispensation as a voluntary, representative, professional body for attorneys and the Legal Practice Council has not replaced it.
22 November 2018The secure online application and certificate issuing portal to apply for Fidelity Fund certificates is open, and the deadline has been extended to 31 December 2018.
06 December 2018Correctly designating investment accounts; attorney's practice pitfalls and preventing professional negligence claims; and is your practice ready for the Legal Practice Act?
26 January 2017Attorneys’ firms that were registered with the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) on the previous system need to update their details on the new goAML system.
06 April 2017The Cabinet has approved the Legal Practice Amendment Bill, 2017 which was introduced into Parliament on 29 March 2017.
08 June 2017The LSSA has filed its answering affidavit in the Proxi Smart v LSSA and Others matter which has been set down for 22 to 24 August 2017 in the High Court: Gauteng.
06 July 2017The National Forum on the Legal Profession held its ninth plenary meeting on 30 June, a number of aspects were finalised for recommendation to the Minister on 1 August.
13 July 2017PI and Executor Policies for the new insurance year. Practitioners are urged to study the two policies carefully in order fully appreciate their terms and conditions.