14 October 2005
Words that you need to know

Words that you need to know


It is not satisfactory for you to use some corruption of a word. You need to have actual knowledge of certain words that are used in the court and in...
07 October 2005
The confirmation process in the US

The confirmation process in the US


Our main interest is the laws in St. Vincent and the Grenadines but sometimes there are issues discussed on the television that generate interest. F...
30 September 2005
Criminal offences against property

Criminal offences against property


Offences against property include theft, robbery and burglary. All three offences involve the taking away of property belonging to another but robbery...
23 September 2005
Be prepared for the burglar

Be prepared for the burglar


There has been a recent spate of burglaries in the Villa/ Prospect/Harmony Hall area. There are home owners who have suffered repeated break ins. The ...
16 September 2005
Who is a refugee?

Who is a refugee?


Hurricane Katrina, gave a new meaning to the word 'refugee'. The word was used extensively by the media to refer to the thousands of persons who had t...
09 September 2005
Protecting and promoting literary and artistic works

Protecting and promoting literary and artistic works


The need to protect and promote literary and artistic works was recognized internationally since 1886 in the Treaty of Berne. How effective has been t...
02 September 2005
What happens to the products of your intellect?

What happens to the products of your intellect?


You have been hearing the words “Intellectual Property” (abbreviated IP) but what do they mean to you? Intellectual Property refers to prod...
26 August 2005
What’s in a name

What’s in a name


A business name is the name which you would display on the front of your business so that it is always in the face of the public. If the name is not t...
19 August 2005
Now that your company is registered…

Now that your company is registered…


The name that you choose for your company is very important. It could give information as to the type of business you operate or the ownership. It is...
12 August 2005
Forming a company

Forming a company


Many businesses today are run by companies rather than by sole traders. The single most important feature which helped the development and added to th...