Big changes for Magistrates Courts in South Africa

South Africa’s Magistrates Courts are about to undergo a substantial change, reportedly from tomorrow, 15 October 2010. The first big change is that the rules that govern much of how these courts operate are about to change and the changes are fairly substantial. Some of the changes include making provision for service of court papersContinue reading “Big changes for Magistrates Courts in South Africa”

The Johannesburg High Court administration embarrassment

I just returned from yet another trip to the High Court to follow up on a few default judgment requests which I filed in April and June 2010. I thought I would share my experiences and try give people not involved in court processes an idea what is or isn’t going on behind the scenesContinue reading “The Johannesburg High Court administration embarrassment”