Lawyers

Defence lawyers killed as Cape Town gang wars spread

Several attorneys and advocates told the Mail & Guardian that their fraternity is now “under siege”.

The thorny issue of  ‘silk’ status for advocates

Decisions about who is recommended for the advocates’ top honour were always the exclusive terrain of the independent bar councils

Tanzania arrests a sign of ‘autocracy’

The 13 detained activists had been holding a meeting about health issues, not about homosexuality

Road Accident Fund claimants hit back at dubious law firm

Lawyers Ronald Bobroff and son Darren have been found guilty of cheating and overcharging people in need of legal aid after road accidents.

EFF considers alignment with group of black lawyers

Black lawyers gathered in Midrand to discuss mobilising an association that would align itself with the EFF and represent disadvantaged communities.

SA law firms still pale and male

South Africa's biggest corporate law firms are overwhelmingly white and male, in contrast with the majority of the country's law graduates.

Law’s upper echelons still white men

Women and black men are seriously outnumbered by pale males at South Africa's corporate law firms.

Debt could cripple black legal firms

The battle has shifted from the courtroom to the bottom line as attorneys fight to get their fees.

Lawyers riled by state IT deal

An information technology system to ensure more black advocates receive work from the government is causing a stir in the legal fraternity.

Press Releases

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

Marketers need to reinvent themselves

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.