IT & the Lawyer New

A point in time

Subscribers to South Africa’s most comprehensive online legal research tool, Lexis Library® can now view both current legislation and all amendments since 2014.

Practice Management New

LSSA clarifies confusion

The LSSA continues into the Legal Practice Act dispensation as a voluntary, representative, professional body for attorneys and the Legal Practice Council has not replaced it.

Sectional Titles New

Paddocks Press - October 2018

The October edition includes: Removing the chairperson from office; what to do when trustees squander money; and removing the chairperson from office.

Property24 New

Property 24/10 - 430

This week on How to avoid and escape the 'rent trap'; character traits of successful estate agents; and Africa’s future is urban, but how do we get there?

Web Bytes New

Web Bytes - 706

This week:  PayProp Rental Index; privatised electronic conveyancing platforms must not be closed; and will FNB’s new app feature disrupt the property game?


Bona vacantia mortgage bonds

Allen West submits that National Treasury has the full legal capacity to sign the consent to cancellation of a bona vacantia mortgage bond.


LSSA Advisory

On 29 August the LSSA issued an Advisory about Transfer Duty Receipts and a Checklist of supporting documents for conveyancers.

Registrar's Circulars

Pretoria Registrar's Circular 08/2018

Pretoria Registrar's Circular No. 8 of 2018: To provide guidance to examiners and conveyancers on de-linking of deeds at prep.


Property 24/10 - 429

This week on Digital disruption and the 'modern' estate agent;  and a new bylaw could cost Cape Town 'green' living homeowners.

Web Bytes

Web Bytes - 705

This week: Modern online auctions under scrutiny; declines in average home maintenance levels; and the type of security municipal deposits give a municipality.