Rashida Manjoo
Glasgow to honour legal expert on women's rights
Public Law's Rashida Manjoo is to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in November this year for her work on human rights and social justice.
Where SA law stands on 'naming and shaming'
Naming and shaming is a common tactic among activists, lobby groups and the media. The practice is under the microscope again after a list containing the names of 11 alleged rapists was released at Rhodes University.
Pierre de Vos at  St Anne’s Diocesan College
Constitutional truths brought home to KZN learners
Public Law’s Pierre de Vos recently addressed 250 learners from a KZN school as part of the school’s Awareness Week programme, an initiative for the learners organised by the learners.
Caro book launch
Focussing the public interest lens on IP law in Africa
Law Professor Caroline Ncube discussed her first solo book project with colleague Ada Ordor at its recent launch. Ncube described her contribution to the field of intellectual property as “public interest based discussion on Africa from Africa”.


Thursday, 5 May 2016

Thirty two judges from 12 African countries recently participated in the very first Core skills for judges course offered by the Democratic, Governance and Rights Unit (DGRU) in UCT’s Faculty of Law.

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Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 14:30
Tilburg University at UCT

Law students from the University of Tilburg got first-hand experience of what it was like to study Law at UCT when they recently visited the Faculty.

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Friday, April 8, 2016 - 15:30

UCT Professor Richard Calland describes President Jacob Zuma's recent apology following a court order to pay back (some) of the money for upgrades to his Nkandla homestead as "outrageously brazen and disingenuous ex post facto re-framing of the history of the matter".

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Monday, April 4, 2016 - 15:15
Scholarship Awardees Breakfast

Dean Penelope Andrews was delighted to meet with some of the beneficiaries of the Law Endowment Fund at a recent breakfast.

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Friday, April 1, 2016 - 12:00