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You're Right, You Have No Right To Know

> 1 February 2017

One of my oldest friends from school days goes by the nickname Byro, which is short for Byron, but not by much. Byro was not the most diligent student. In fact one of his claims to fame is that in our…
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Without Prejudice May Not Be So

> 25 January 2017

I have been involved in many cases that have settled as a result of a "without prejudice" offer. I remember a particular client who I settled a case for by making a without prejudice offer. He was so…
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You Need Clean Hands to Sue and Win

> 20 January 2017

Recently I wrote about the law of equity and the concept of clean hands, explaining how, to be successful in equity, you had to have clean hands. I said that this meant that you basically had to be seen…
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Caveats Come With a Warning, Too

> 21 December 2016

This week I return to the two-edged sword theme from my previous article. Another classic example, this time from the world of property, is the caveat. A caveat is a legal notice that can be registered…
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Legal Weapons Cut Both Ways

> 7 December 2016

Last week I wrote about the relatively peaceful and productive world of property. This week I will look at the decidedly unpeaceful and often destructive world of legal disputes. Be aware the legal armoury…
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