22 June 2018
We have a beautiful country – Don’t  spoil it with crimes

We have a beautiful country – Don’t spoil it with crimes


We don’t know the beautiful country we have until we see others. We take it for granted. It’s time to show some appreciation. Why do we have to...
08 June 2018
Bullying

Bullying


Bullying is a practice that is affecting modern day societies in some negative ways. It may result in matters that may or may not reach the court. In ...
01 June 2018
Assessment of damages – Pt 2

Assessment of damages – Pt 2


Special Damages continued. One principle that is important to parties in Assessment of damages, and in particular special damages, is that a defendan...
25 May 2018
Assessment of damages

Assessment of damages


When a judge makes a decision in an accident case the injured party would be awarded damages. After the judge makes a decision on the substance of the...
18 May 2018
Running down actions

Running down actions


Running down actions occupy a considerable amount of the court’s time. These are actions by persons who have suffered injuries, or property loss, du...
10 May 2018
Words to expand your knowledge

Words to expand your knowledge


Caveat:This is a word that is used ordinarily, and in the law to warn someone against an act. It suggests the need to be careful. It also means to ...
27 April 2018
Foreseeability

Foreseeability


  Understanding Foreseeability FORESEEABILITY is an everyday word, but it plays an important role in the area of law, as it helps to explain l...
20 April 2018
Serving as a juror

Serving as a juror


  Understanding The Law Serving as a juror YOU HAVE MET the requirements to be a juror, as you are 18 years and over, but less than 60 years...
26 September 2014
The new law year 2014/15

The new law year 2014/15


On Wednesday, September 17, the lawyers in SVG and eight other Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) member states marked the beginning of the new ...
19 September 2014
The chikungunya disease – Part 2

The chikungunya disease – Part 2


I am not given to rumours, but the latest one that is circulating is that everyone would eventually get the chikungunya disease. This is a defeatist...