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Journals published or edited by the College of law

The College and/or centres in the College publish or edit a number of prestigious law journals, including:

Juta' s Business Law
SA Mercantile Law Journal 
SA Yearbook of International Law (SAYIL)
Journal for Contemporary Roman-Dutch Law (THRHR)
Codicillus (the Faculty' s in-house journal)

The Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa (CILSA) (published under the auspices of the Institute of Foreign and Comparative Law)
Juta' s Business Law
SA Mercantile Law Journal (the last two are edited in the Department of Mercantile Law)
SA Publiekreg / Public Law

SA Yearbook of International Law (SAYIL) (the last two are published under the auspices of the VerLoren van Themaat Centre for Public Law Studies, and some of the country' s leading academics serve on the editorial boards of these two journals)


Professor Gretchen Carpenter from the Department of Constitutional and Public International Law, is the editor-in-chief of one of South Africa' s oldest and most illustrious law journals, the Journal for Contemporary Roman-Dutch Law, more generally known as the THRHR. Dr Johann Knobel of the Department of Private Law is one of the assistant editors.