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Its going to be a long, slow erosion of the Rule of Law by the Legal Practice Council

The rule of law is not eroded overnight It is eroded incrementally, cumulatively, by infinitesimal failures and errors that seem of no real significance. And besides a grumble or two, no-one treats those infinitesimal failures as important. Let me take … Continue reading

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SA Indexed Gazettes August 2019

The index of  Gazette notices for August 2019 is available. Both the South African National Gazette and the Provincial Gazettes for all nine provinces are indexed on a monthly basis and are currently available on a free to access basis … Continue reading

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Remember the rule of law, Pravin, the rule of law

I see the South African Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, is putting together a tax review committee, ostensibly to tackle things like tax evasion through “profit shifting”, by looking at ways to overhauling the tax policy framework so that modern … Continue reading

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Prescience?

“I have a foreboding of an America in my children’s or grandchildren’s time–when the Unites States is a service and information economy; when nearly all the key manufacturing industries have slipped away to other countries; when awesome technological powers are … Continue reading

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President’s investigation of Midvaal subsumes Councillors too?

by Adv. Rita Felgate I see the President has under Notice 33 in Gazette 34305 dated 2011/05/20 referred the goings-on of the Midvaal Municipality to the Special Investigating Unit (SIU). The co-incidence of this announcement being made a couple of … Continue reading

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