SA Judge approves service of court papers using Facebook

Judge Esther Steyn, sitting in the Durban High Court, made history yesterday when she approved service of court documents on Peter Odendaal, a defendant in a trial action in that court. It appears from a report on IOL that Mr Odendaal’s attorneys withdrew from the matter and did not leave a current address for MrContinue reading “SA Judge approves service of court papers using Facebook”

What do clients want and how can lawyers deliver?

John Giles, one of the partners over at Michalsons, published a post every lawyer should read. His post is titled “What clients want” and it certainly got my attention: I recently used an attorney to evict one of my tenants and recover rent that they had not paid. It was really interesting to be onContinue reading “What do clients want and how can lawyers deliver?”