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Ghislaine Maxwell trying to prevent British Epstein victim from speaking at her sentencing hearing

The Daily Telegraph 22 Jun 2022
“While it is appropriate for victims to be present pursuant to the CVRA, Ms Maxwell’s sentencing proceeding should not be an open forum for any alleged victim to be heard," the attorneys wrote. Ms Ransome, 37, who was born in Johannesburg to British parents, alleges she was sexually abused on Epstein’s private Virgin Island in 2006 ... .

All eyes on Equality Court after Sekunjalo’s resounding victory against Nedbank

Independent online (SA) 20 Jun 2022
... Star building in Johannesburg ... Attorney Godrich Gardee said ... Represented by Johannesburg law firm Gardee Godrich Attorneys, the application intervention by George and five others was heard on an unopposed basis before Justice Katherine Savage in the Western Cape High Court.

GARY MOORE: FSCA is delusional in regarding itself as a BBBEE superregulator

Business Day 20 Jun 2022
That was a misleading statement. The Financial Sector Regulation Act does not state that promoting sector transformation is an object of the FSCA ... Yet the bill has yet to be tabled in parliament ... Revoke licence ... Beyond powers ... • Moore, a senior consultant at the Free Market Foundation, was a practising attorney in Johannesburg for 30 years ... .

Franchises adapt to new normal and innovation in wake of pandemic

Independent online (SA) 12 May 2022
Demand for our brand continues to be strong and, in addition to the 37 we currently have in the Cape and in Johannesburg, we are busy opening two new stores with another 12 stores in the pipeline for this year. Our goal is to push above 15 stores annually, focusing on the Johannesburg and Pretoria areas,” Ruthenberg said.

EMILE MYBURGH: What it would mean for SA if Roe v Wade is overturned

Business Day 10 May 2022
He confessed to being flattered that we valued his opinion higher than that of the then Appeal Court, now the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), but added that no matter his views, what the Appeal Court held was law ... The SCA and Constitutional Court’s decisions are the law ... • Myburgh is an attorney practicing in Johannesburg and São Paulo. .

Behind the scenes of advocate Dan Teffo’s arrest

Mail Guardian South Africa 06 May 2022
I know him as Dan ... We have known one each other since 24 November last year when his attorney, Hartley Ngoate, negotiated for me to interview his client in the holding cells in the Johannesburg magistrate’s court, ahead of his bail hearing ... Password ...

Senzo Meyiwa trial defence lawyer Malesela Teffo ‘a court menace’

Independent online (SA) 04 May 2022
Teffo became involved in that trial – now in its sixth year – before the Johannesburg High Court, in November last year ... “I, in my entire career as a judge or an attorney, never experienced or saw what Mr Teffo was doing in court,” the judge said. Meanwhile, the Johannesburg Labour ...

Prince Mbonisi heads to Supreme Court as multipronged fight to halt King Misuzulu’s coronation is revealed

Independent online (SA) 02 May 2022
The highly anticipated coronation was billed for May 28 this year and it has since been indefinitely postponed ... Using Johannesburg-based Mabuza Attorneys, Prince Mbonisi said Ramaphosa must show leadership on the matter at hand ... 28 May 2022.” ... Attorney Eric Mabuza from Mabuza Attorneys confirmed that their next stop is the Supreme Court of Appeal.

Former Fedusa chief and former DDG join Iqbal Survé in banks battle

Independent online (SA) 22 Apr 2022
This as Johannesburg law firm Gardee Godrich Attorneys this week filed 288 pages of court papers at the Western Cape Equality Court, looking into the systematic racial profiling used by the banking sector after the banks’ willy-nilly closure of bank accounts ... Attorney Godrich ...

A timeline of former police commissioner Phahlane’s alleged attempts to avoid corruption case

Mail Guardian South Africa 17 Mar 2022
Phahlane is arrested and makes his first court appearance in the Johannesburg specialised commercial crimes court, where he is granted bail of R20 000 ... Phahlane’s lawyers receive the external hard drive from the investigator at the Johannesburg offices of the National Prosecuting Authority ... The attorneys are not satisfied.

COJ mayor Mpho Phalatse denies political witch-hunt

Independent online (SA) 08 Mar 2022
Samwu on Tuesday said it was consulting with its attorneys over the decision. But Phalatse hit back, saying the Johannesburg Multi-Party Government (MPG) had noted reckless and baseless statements made by unions and political parties that sought to distract the public from the ...

Prant officer, four others booked for land compensation fraud

The Times of India 31 Jan 2022
The compensation for the land was paid to a person other than the actual owner of the land by using a forged power of attorney ... The accused used forged power of attorney and consent letters using stamps of Marina Naydenova, a practicing attorney in Johannesburg, South Africa.

LUCIEN PIERCE: Why the state’s capitulation over the publication of matric results is a travesty

Business Day 21 Jan 2022
On Tuesday the high court in Pretoria granted an urgent interdict compelling the department of basic education to publish matric results on various media platforms ... The department’s neglect in not opposing the interdict is a travesty ... This argument cannot be accepted ... • Pierce is director at Phukubje Pierce Masithela Attorneys in Johannesburg. .

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