This seminar will cover some of the basics of legal debt collection to keep you up to date on the many challenges faced in this area of law. The latest cases, new and proposed legislative changes (particularly the proposed changes to the Magistrates’ Courts Act relating to debt collections) and the effect of the University of Stellenbosch Law Clinic Constitutional Court case,will be included.
Who should attend:
Attorneys, candidate attorneys, collection paralegals and those in commerce and institutions instructing them.
Overview of the seminar:
|Dates and venues:|
|Durban||05 September 2017||East London||21 September 2017|
|Cape Town||08 September 2017||Port Elizabeth||21 September 2017|
|Pretoria||12 September 2017||Bloemfontein||22 September 2017|
|Johannesburg||13 September 2017|
Brett has been a practising attorney for 23 years and specialises in debt collection and credit law. He is an award winning legal writer with a number of journal articles on the topic he is involved in a number of credit provider organisations and in various other aspects of credit.
Brett believes in a balanced and ethical approach to debt recovery that stands up for and enforces the rights of credit providers without trampling those of debtors. He is seriously concerned when the balance is wrong and believes it’s vital to future of the profession that attorneys get this balance right.
Registration fees (VAT incl.)
The registration fees are subsidised for practising attorneys and candidate attorneys. Course material and refreshments are included in the fee.
For more information on this workshop, contact the Seminar Department on seminars@LSSALEAD.org.za or on +27 (0)12 441 4644 and switchboard: +27 (0)12 441 4600