Why giving legal advice on Twitter is a bad idea

Karl Schuler is an attorney in Johannesburg who solicited legal questions to answer on Twitter using the Twitter account @TweetMyAttorney. I picked up on this through Jessica McDonald’s tweet about the profile and mentioned that the Law Society would probably have a difficulty with Schuler’s invitation to members of the public to submit legal questions.Continue reading “Why giving legal advice on Twitter is a bad idea”

Public service post: National Wills Week

The Law Society has published a release in support of National Wills Week: The six constituent members of the Law Society of South Africa (the Law Society of the Northern Provinces, the Cape Law Society, the Law Society of the Free State, the KwaZulu-Natal Law Society, the Black Lawyers Association and the National Association ofContinue reading “Public service post: National Wills Week”