Maisels Group Wins Prestigious Construction Law Award

The Maisels Group has been named South African Construction Law Disputes Chambers of the Year for 2017 by Lawyer Monthly, a UK-based news website and monthly legal publication that focuses on significant legal news from around the world.

The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognise the achievements of law firms and individuals who have delivered exceptional results for their clients over the past 12 months. The 2017 Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognises firms, individual lawyers, solicitors and barristers that have dedicated their resources to innovation, built on their depth of expertise, and performed outstandingly over the year.

One of the Group’s senior members, Patrick Lane SC, who has been instrumental in the development of the Group’s construction law practice, as well as the Group’s growing international footprint, enjoyed the privilege of receiving the award on its behalf.

The Group extends its congratulations to Lane SC and other Members in the construction law field whose excellence and hard work has won the Group this significant accolade.


Full Stop Ahead: Public Interest in Blocking Digital Content – Polity

Full Stop Ahead: Public Interest in Blocking Digital Content

It makes for the perfect ideological storm when IP law and ICT law meet and the right to freedom of expression stands in the way. Capitalist and socialist, activist and pacifist, pragmatist and idealist: differing legal experts abound in the battle for, or against, IP rights in the digital environme…