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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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20

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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26

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
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Feb2020
Please note that the Motion Court at the Johannesburg Magistrates Court has, with immediate effect, moved from Court 1013 to Court 028. Kindly ensure that all your notices are marked accordingly.
2020-02-06Chris Jacobsz
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27

Jan2020
This Notice emanates from Directive 1 of 2020 issued on 10 January 2020 and addresses the need for CaseLines training for attorneys and advocates. Practitioners who are interested to receive training relating to the CaseLines system are requested to contact the CaseLines Helpdesk on 0861 5000 52 or direct an email ... Read More
2020-01-27Chris Jacobsz
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21

Jan2020
Candidate Attorneys: The Legal Practice Council Admission Examinations registration closes on the 24th of January 2020 The Gauteng Attorneys’ Association would like to wish Candidate Attorneys who are writing the admission exams good luck and well wishes! The second session of admission exams for 2020 will open on the 05 June ... Read More
2020-01-21Chris Jacobsz
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16

Jan2020
Amendments to the Practice Manuals of the Gauteng Division of the High Court, Pretoria and Johannesburg This letter serves to inform Judges, the Registry and all Practitioners that the Practice Directive issued on 10 January 2020 is recalled and replaced with the Practice Directive issued today, 14 January 2020 and enclosed ... Read More
2020-01-16Chris Jacobsz