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Friday, 29 May 2020
UCT Law's Mandela Rhodes Scholars

UCT Law has been home, over the last few years, to a number of students who have received a prestigious Mandela Rhodes Scholarship. The most recent award to a student in the Faculty has gone to Jeremy Phillips, who will be part of the Mandela Rhodes Class of 2020.

Publication Date:
Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 12:00
Celebrating 160 years of UCT Law

Thursday 17 October 2019 saw UCT Law and guests celebrating 160 years of the Law Faculty - looking to the future since 1859!

Publication Date:
Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 16:15
Flying safely - a new book on Air Law

Air Law: A comprehensive sourcebook for Southern African pilots is the first book on air law published by a leading South African academic. Distinguished Professor Philippe Salazar, co-Director of the Faculty of Law's Centre for Rhetoric Studies, is the author of this important new Law publication.

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 10:30
UCT Tax Law Prof is new Chief Editor

What makes the field of Tax Law interesting?  According to Associate Professor Johann Hattingh, it is that the field of tax provides the opportunity continually to find new aspects of interest because it has so many sides, and it invites study through a range of different lenses.

Publication Date:
Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 14:45