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Mar2020
Gauteng Local Division of the High Court: Relevant contact details for the Johannesburg and Pretoria High Courts Please find below the relevant contact details for the High Court in Pretoria and Johannesburg during the Lockdown period.    
2020-03-25Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
Magistrates Court in Johannesburg: Guidelines for court operation in line with the resolution of the Provincial Efficiency Enhancement Committee. This office is aware of the rapid rise of cases of Covid-19, especially in Gauteng. Of importance are the measures to be taken to avoid the spread of this virus. Having taken ... Read More
2020-03-23Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
Letter to Members of the Johannesburg Attorneys’ Association from the City of Johannesburg - How to get your Rates Clearance Figures online in light of COVID-19. The City of Johannesburg, as a responsible organisation, decided to request its customers to limit visiting their walk-in-centres in an attempt to minimise the spreading/contracting ... Read More
2020-03-23Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
The Pretoria Deeds office has issued control measures related to the COVID-19 outbreak. All conveyancers should familiarise themselves with these measures. Click on the button below to read the full notice online.
2020-03-23Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
Below kindly find the resolution that was passed at the PEEC meeting on 20 March 2020. These are measures that PEEC have resolved to adopt until the courts are properly equipped with the health and safety materials referred to in the Chief Justice’s directive or until the 14th April 2020. The ... Read More
2020-03-23Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
Office of the Chief Master: Proposed Protocol to be adopted by the branch in light of COVID-19 The Masters Office will revise these measures from time to time and when needed. The Masters Branch is committed to safeguard members of the public visiting the Master’s offices as well as employees against ... Read More
2020-03-23Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
The directives in Paragraphs 6 and 7 of the Directives issued by THE OFFICE THE JUDGE PRESIDENT on the 17th of March 2020, remain obligatory. The directives issued in paragraphs 8 and 10 are retracted in their entirety in view of DPSA Circular 7 of 2020 issued on 17 March ... Read More
2020-03-20Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
Urgent Directive in respect of restricting access to Court in light of COVID-19: Gauteng Division of the High Court, Pretoria and Johannesburg Update 20 March 2020 Kindly note there is an update to this directive. The directives in Paragraphs 6 and 7 of the Directives issued by THE OFFICE THE JUDGE PRESIDENT on ... Read More
2020-03-18Chris Jacobsz
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Mar2020
The Pretoria Attorneys’ Association and Others have launched an Urgent Application (Case No. 17518/20) to prevent the Road Accident Fund from terminating the services of panel attorneys.   The Road Accident Fund recently sent out letters that instructed panel attorneys representing the RAF to hand over all unfinalized files in their possession. ... Read More
2020-03-12Chris Jacobsz
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Feb2020
Do you think the LPC Fees for 2020 are too high?  The GAA is collating views of practitioners (attorneys and advocates) with a short survey on the topic. If you are an attorney or advocate take a few minutes to have your say on this very important issue!
2020-02-26Chris Jacobsz