When is a full and final record of settlement not full and final?
Monday, 18 June 2018
Author: S-J Davies
Many people assume when they have entered into a binding record of settlement to resolve an employment relationship problem, that will be an end of the matter, other than for enforcement purposes. Well, not always so. Read more
Have you thought about making a ‘living will’?
Friday, 1 June 2018
Author: Jillene Peters
A “living will”, more correctly named an advance directive, is an expression of your wishes for your medical treatment in the event that you become incompetent to give instructions to your health care practitioners, in certain circumstances. This article looks at the nature of advance directives, the circumstances in which advance directives may be helpful, and the types of instruction that can be contained in advance directives.
Temporary licence to sell and supply alcohol during repairs
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Author: Pervinder Kaur
Is your existing licensed premises undergoing repairs, alterations or rebuilding or other unforeseen event and you are not sure whether you can simply move to another premises and start trading? This article explains the option available under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 which allows the licensing committees to authorise licences, provided certain legislative criteria is met, for alternative premises where an existing premises are unfit for the sale of alcohol. Read more