Monthly Archives: April 2013

Commonwealth Lawyers Conference: Address by Lord Judge

The closing keynote from the Commonwealth Lawyers Association conference in Cape Town was delivered by the Lord Chief Justice for England and Wales, Lord Judge. The full transcript can be accessed at the Judiciary website along with other speeches by … Continue reading

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2013 Commonwealth Moot Final

The Commonwealth Moot final took place in the Cape Town International Convention Centre, alongside the Commonwealth Lawyers Conference. As always, the standard of student mooting teams was extremely high, as observed by the triple bench of Chief Justices. In the … Continue reading

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RESOLUTION ON THE RULE OF LAW AND JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE IN SRI LANKA

REFERRING to the Statements we have previously issued expressing our grave concern about the flawed impeachment process by which Chief Justice Bandaranayake was removed from the office of Chief Justice in defiance of the judgements of the highest courts in … Continue reading

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The Commonwealth Moot 2013

The Commonweath Moot is a joint project organised by CLEA and held at the Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA) biennial conference. This year, seven teams from around the globe are competing at the International Convention Centre in Cape Town. Each team … Continue reading

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StreetLaw Workshop in Durban

Prior to the CLEA conference, the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) hosted a one day workshop on the StreetLaw programme. This was attended by academic staff and a number of law students from the University of Zululand joined the workshop. Lindi … Continue reading

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