Friday, 24 October 2014

Deposition, Testimony and Expert Witness Videos
Legal News, Articles, Reports and Reference Documents
Jacob Zuma signs Legal Practice Bill into law

Sep 23 — THE signing of the Legal Practice Bill into law by President Jacob Zuma was welcomed by the Law Society of SA (LSSA) on Tuesday. "This is a historic event for the legal profession as it signals the formal start to a new dispensation, " LSSA co-chairmen ... BDlive

Liuzhuo Chen may be the youngest person admitted to legal practice

Sep 11 — Ms Chen was admitted to legal practice last month, becoming one of the youngest — and possibly the youngest person — ever to sign the rolls in Australia. And she has achieved that milestone with English as a second language. “It is definitely an ... The Australian

Thane: Convicted Advocate Booked for Continuing Legal Practice

Sep 12 — As per the complainant, Lakhani continued with his legal practice, prepared documents during May and August this year thus cheating the court and citizens, the officer said. Lakhani has been convicted in a case relating to section 354 and 509 of the ... NDTV

Is Your Legal Practice Stuck in Yesterday?

Oct 9 — More disheartening news for B2B attorneys in today's Wall Street Journal: corporate legal spending is down from 2012 according to a new survey from HBR Consulting LLC, which surveyed 292 companies about their spending on outside counsel. The National Law Review

Leaders of Midsized Firms Aim to Keep Practice Focus

Sep 12 — Along with a team of nonlawyers who can step up to handle the administrative issues, teams of lawyers are also available to help out with the legal practice if needed, Dietrich said. "Some days it was all client work, and some days it was all ... The Legal Intelligencer

South Africa: Legal Practice Act Makes Community Service Compulsory for Law ...

Sep 30 — On September 20th this year, sixteen years after Justice Arthur Chaskalson articulated his vision for "community service" to be introduced to all law graduates in order to improve access to justice, parliament passed the Legal Practice Bill, which was ... AllAfrica.com

BLA welcomes signing of Legal Practice bill

Sep 26 — Johannesburg - The Black Lawyers Association (BLA) on Friday welcomed the signing into law of the Legal Practice Act (LPA). “The coming into law of the LPA is a major step towards the transformation of the legal profession, which... is very important ... Independent Online

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