The Legal Practice Council appoints an Executive Officer

The Legal Practice Council (LPC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Charity Nzuza as the Executive Officer effective from 1 September 2019. Ms. Nzuza has been acting in the role since the Council was established on 1 November 2018 and brings a wealth of...

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) In light of the Coronavirus outbreak, the Legal Practice Council (LPC) urges all legal practitioners planning to attend international conferences or workshops and also planning to welcome visitors from around the country and globally to...

WITHDRAWAL OF NOTICE ON EXAMINATION LANGUAGE

The above matter refers. Kindly be advised that Council at its meeting which was held on 13 December 2019, notifies the legal profession that: – 1. the Notice dated 04 March 2019 relating to Examination Language is withdrawn. 2. the withdrawal is done to allow...

LEGODI JUDGMENT ADMISSIONS – 13-DEC-19

Roelofse AJ [1] Out with the old — in with the new. The Legal Practice Act, 2014 (‘the Act’)’ introduced an entirely new regime for the legal profession in South Africa. In addition, the Act introduced significant changes for persons who wish to...