The Legalbrief current awareness service is owned and managed by Juta Law and is a range of specialist electronic newsletters providing topical, consolidated and timeous legal-related news and information for professionals. Relevant news is sourced from a wide range of online and offline national and international newspapers, journals, magazines and professional blogsites. A variety of specialist daily or weekly email newsletters provides subscribers with executive summaries of pertinent news with links to the original media source report for further reading and analysis.
A wide range of legal professionals, law firms, corporate legal departments, judges, magistrates, law faculties and law societies rely on Legalbrief to keep them informed of the latest developments in law.
This registration-enabled Legalbrief website features a weekly parliamentary update section and information on forthcoming legal seminars, conferences and continuing education courses and job opportunities and links to industry websites via the Juta law Website.
The Legalbrief suite of electronic publications currently include:
More information about our Legalbrief Newsletters
Legalbrief Today, delivered to subscribers each weekday morning provides subscribers with a birds-eye view each day of all general news pertinent to the legal profession. Legalbrief Today is free to registered South African Law students.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Today page to view the latest news.
Legalbrief Africa is a weekly e-news service that is sponsored by the International Bar Association with the aim of providing lawyers in Africa with access to current and relevant news and simultaneously to heighten awareness of African law in the rest of the world.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Africa page to view the latest news.
Legalbrief Environmental is a weekly e-newsletter delivered each Tuesday morning. The newsletter covers both legal and general developments in the field of environmental law and justice, conservation and development.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Environmental page to view the latest news.
Legalbrief Elaw is a weekly e-news service that covers items of interest to cyber lawyers and business operating in the electronic domain. The aim of the service is to highlight issues surrounding technology risk and electronic law.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Elaw page to view the latest news.
Legalbrief Forensic is a weekly e-newsletter delivered to subscribers each Thursday morning that covers issues relating to fraud, corruption, governance, cybercrime, transparency and risk management.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Forensic page to view the latest news.
Legalbrief Workplace is a weekly e-newsletter delivered to subscribers each Wednesday morning. The newsletter covers issues relating to labour legislation and case law, and relevant parliamentary news.
- Click here to visit the Legalbrief Workplace page to view the latest news.
To be South Africa’s indispensable provider of concise, current and accurate summaries of legal-related news for practitioners and business professionals, students and academics relying on such information. We also strive to provide insightful news analysis and information in email and online format to enable users to better perform their work functions.
Our Mission Statement
It is our mission to provide subscribers with:
Timeous access to current news and information relevant to their fields.
Electronic news content of highest editorial quality.
Caring and responsive customer service.