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Road Accident Fund to assist victims http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=531 Read full article for latest details Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:00:00 RAF cash flow crisis http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=530 Read full article for latest details Tue, 24 Nov 2015 08:00:00 Studying law http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=529 Read full article for latest details Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:00:00 RAF doing claims themselves http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=528 Read full article for latest details Fri, 07 Feb 2014 05:00:00 Barristers in the UK to conduct litigation http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=527 Read full article for latest details Mon, 19 Aug 2013 08:00:00 Contingency fees http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=526 Read full article for latest details Wed, 24 Oct 2012 08:00:00 DA issue a press release on the RAF “debt” http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=525 Read full article for latest details Tue, 23 Oct 2012 08:00:00 Delays in processing RAF claims http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=524 Read full article for latest details Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:00:00 Legal newsletter http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=523 Read full article for latest details Tue, 07 Feb 2012 01:00:00 Annual instalments from 1 March 2012 http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=522 Read full article for latest details Mon, 17 Oct 2011 08:00:00 Serious injury http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=521 Read full article for latest details Mon, 10 Oct 2011 08:00:00 Jacob Modise leaves the Road Accident Fund http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=520 Read full article for latest details Sat, 06 Aug 2011 04:00:00 Sheriffs and lack of competition http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=519 Read full article for latest details Fri, 15 Jul 2011 07:00:00 Law Society and Fidelity Fund Certificates http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=518 Read full article for latest details Wed, 16 Feb 2011 04:00:00 Life is too short http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=517 Read full article for latest details Wed, 09 Feb 2011 04:00:00 Selling law degrees http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=516 Read full article for latest details Mon, 24 Jan 2011 08:00:00 Blog remains popular despite few updates http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=515 Michael de Broglio was surprised to see how popular his Lawblog remains despite his new site www.debroglio.co.za Tue, 05 Oct 2010 08:00:00 Law Society rules http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=514 Law Society of South Africa and the Competition Commission Thu, 30 Sep 2010 08:00:00 Survey result http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=513 Survey finds attorneys are confident the Law Society of South Africa will win the constitutional case over the new Road Accident Fund act writes Michael de Broglio Tue, 31 Aug 2010 08:00:00 Justice starts with you http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=512 Justice starts with testifying in court when you are needed Tue, 03 Aug 2010 08:00:00 Passenger case limits http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=511 No more [passenger case limits in Road Accident Fund matters Thu, 01 Jul 2010 08:00:00 Party and party costs http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=510 Party and party costs Sun, 27 Jun 2010 08:00:00 Law Societies application for exemption to Competition Commission http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=509 The Law Society applied to the Competition Commission for exemption of a number of its rules including its rules on professional fees, reserved work, organisational forms and multi-disciplinary practices and advertising, marketing and touting. The Law Society has been advised that its application to exempt these rules has been rejected. Mon, 17 May 2010 08:00:00 Julius Malema throws out BBC reporter http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=508 Read full article for latest details Fri, 09 Apr 2010 08:00:00 Subpoenas, the RAF management http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=507 An article submitted to me Wed, 24 Mar 2010 08:00:00 Two sides to a story http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=506 CTwo sides to a story - and there are dishonest clients Sun, 14 Mar 2010 08:00:00 LSSA press release on Mphse http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=505 Michael de Broglio - LSSA press release on Mphshe Mon, 15 Feb 2010 08:00:00 Road Accident Fund constitutional case http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=504 Its only 7 weeks to go to the LSSA vs Road Accident Fund case writes Michael de Broglio Mon, 08 Feb 2010 08:00:00 Satchwell proposals http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=503 Road Accident Fund discussion in Parliament - Satchwell - no fault Fri, 05 Feb 2010 08:00:00 RAF finances under spotlight http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=502 Road Accident Fund call a metting with attorneys about their finances Thu, 04 Feb 2010 08:00:00 New blog at debroglio.co.za http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=501 Michael de Broglio's new blog is up at www.debroglio.co.za Wed, 03 Feb 2010 08:00:00 Attorneys to mark up Advocates fees http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=500 The Bar Standards Board in England has now allowed rule changes that will allow solicitors in England to profit from instructing barristers from now on writes Michael de Broglio Tue, 02 Feb 2010 08:00:00 New Magistrates Court rules on the way http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=499 The new rules have been published in a third draft and we understand that they plan to have it in place as soon as 1 March 2010, without any further comments. The changes are quite dramatic Thu, 28 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Lawyers - more and more - and less work http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=498 American lawyers struggle according to New York Times article writes Michael de Broglio Tue, 19 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Bills of costs http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=497 Attorneys have to call in Sheriff to get payment from the Road Accident Fund Sat, 16 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Business Day article http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=496 Business Day article on introduction of no fault system on Road Accident Fund Wed, 13 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Retrenchments not far off in legal profession http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=495 Road Accident Fund bubble? Thu, 14 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Profession in crisis http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=494 More and more students study law at university while actual work continues to dry up Tue, 12 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Daily Maverick http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=493 Daily Maverick article on death toll from accidents - Michael de Broglio Mon, 11 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Moneyweb on accident stats http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=492 Moneyweb article quotes Michael de Broglio on accident stats Thu, 07 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Complaint about robots or taffic in Johannesburg? Who u gonna call? http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=491 Michael de Broglio writes if you do see robots out of order or have traffic issues and you live in Johannesburg, Sandton or Fourways – the Johannesburg Roads Agency can be e-mailed at hotline@jra.org.za or faxed at 011 2985173. You can also call 011 375-5555 Wed, 06 Jan 2010 08:00:00 The Times article http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=490 An article from The Times quoting Michael de Broglio on accident stats from the Department of Transport Tue, 05 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Department of Transport manipulates road statistics http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=489 Every single year the Department of Transport announces road deaths are down. Reporters attribute this to the Minister etc etc In fact in 11 years the death toll has doubled annually in South Africa. So is December a safer period or are the media being fed misleading figures? Mon, 04 Jan 2010 08:00:00 Houghton Golf Club http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=488 Houghton Golf Club is being revamped Mon, 30 Nov 2009 08:00:00 Approach to Road Accident Fund matters http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=487 The RAF challenge will take time and the Law Society does provide updates writes Michael de Broglio Mon, 16 Nov 2009 08:00:00 RAF court challenge http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=486 Road Accident Fund - RAF case - post 1 August 2008 cases Tue, 17 Nov 2009 08:00:00 National Anthem - Nkosi Sikeleli - France http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=485 YouTube link to singing of the national anthem before the Springbok game against France. Here sung by a Rastafarian from Durban, in France! Sat, 14 Nov 2009 08:00:00 Constitutional challenge http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=484 The constitutional challenge to the Road Accident Fund Act (RAF) is going to take time writes Michael de Broglio Mon, 09 Nov 2009 08:00:00 Robots not working http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=483 Robots our of order on William Nicol, Johannesburg - Michael de Broglio writes about the frustrations Wed, 11 Nov 2009 08:00:00 Kindle by Amazon available in South Africa http://www.lawblog.co.za/BLOG/item/?itemID=482 Amazon's Kindle in South Africa now Sun, 08 Nov 2009 08:00:00