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UCT Law is working closely with UCT Leadership to devise plans to continue to deliver teaching & learning in the context of COVID-19. UCT is keeping the campus community updated with regular information - you can keep updated too.


Friday, 29 May 2020
How does Law communicate - a call for papers

An informed citizenry is not supposed to ignore the law. However, how does law communicate in the contemporary democratic public sphere?

Publication Date:
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 15:45
UCT COVID-19 Response

COVID-19: Update on mass gatherings, graduation and travel

UCT's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Phakeng, writes to the UCT community about strategies around Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). In line with national and international information, the UCT executive is taking the threat of the spread of COVID-19 very seriously. 

Publication Date:
Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 17:45
UCT Law students excel

UCT's Law students consistently reach for, and are awarded, top international opportunities.  Once such opportunity is the Linklaters African Clerkship - which saw Simba Gomwe and Yande Mankanda selected for the Nov-Dec 2019 clerkship in London.

Publication Date:
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 12:00
The international tax regime - a public seminar

The UCT Tax Unit and the IBFD are hosting a public seminar on 13 Feb 2020 on the international tax regime and key reform proposals.  You are invited - please register!

Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 11:00