The Visionaries – Anguilla’s “.ai” domain and Anguillian Mobility

How are global geopolitical events affecting mobility in your jurisdiction? AI Sector Development The development of ChatGPT and other technological advances has the potential to contribute significantly to global mobility and economic growth. In particular, the ownership of the “.ai” domain, in the context of Anguilla, can play a role in positioning the country as […]

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The Relationship Between Interim Management and Corporate Governance

The Relationship Between Interim Management and Corporate Governance: An In-Depth Analysis of the Interaction Corporate governance and Interim Management are two fundamental pillars in the modern business world. While corporate governance focuses on overseeing and guiding a company’s operations to ensure transparency, accountability and equity, Interim Management offers a temporary solution to meet leadership needs in times […]

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Security of funds

In the UK Currencies Direct is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority as an Electronic Money Institution (“EMI”). As an authorised firm, we are required to safeguard client monies by holding those monies in a segregated client account, separate from our own business accounts. These accounts are designated as client accounts and protected in the […]

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Manatt Obtains Asylum for Decorated Afghan Veteran and Family

A Manatt pro bono team successfully secured asylum for a decorated veteran of the Afghan military and his family members who were evacuated from the country after the Taliban took over in 2021. Referred to as SA, the client served with the National Mine Reduction Group (NMRG) in Afghanistan beginning in 2013. This group was […]

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Revocable Vs. Irrevocable Trusts

When it comes to estate planning, understanding the difference between revocable and irrevocable trusts is crucial. These two types of trusts, while similar in some respects, offer distinct advantages and disadvantages. A revocable trust, for instance, provides flexibility as it can be modified by the grantor. On the other hand, an irrevocable trust, once created, […]

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Google v Defteros – Who defamed who?

By Dylann Brew, a Solicitor of Matthews Folbigg Lawyers in our Intellectual Property Group In the case of Google LLC v Defteros [2022] HCA 27, Mr George Defteros (“Defteros”) was a criminal lawyer who, in 2004, acted for individuals (including Mr Condello) who became well-known during Melbourne’s “gangland wars”. Defteros and Condello were charged with conspiracy […]

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An Analysis Of The Suppositional Working Hours In Light Of The Provisions Of Article 66 Of The Labor Law No. 4857 And The Precedents

The definition of the concept of working hours, which is a fundamental element of the employee’s obligation to perform work within the context of the employer-employee relationship, is not explicitly provided in the Labor Law No. 4857 (“Labor Law”). However, the Regulation on Working Hours Regarding the Labor Law (“Regulation”) defines working hours in Article […]

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Social worker awarded £58,000 in harassment claim victory over her gender-critical…

Rachel Meade, a former social worker with Westminster City Council, has been awarded over £58,000 in compensation after her successful harassment claim related to her gender-critical beliefs. The London Central employment tribunal ruled that her expressions were protected under the Human Rights Act, leading to a significant compensation order against both her employer and Social […]

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The Changing World of HR: Challenges and Opportunities for Accountants

Date & Time Jun 4, 2024 04:00 AM in London Description Accountants rely on skilled teams and a strong culture for Client work, managing the office, selling services, and leadership. Like any business, they are subject to the rapidly evolving world of Human Resources… where regulatory, cultural and generational changes are having a huge impact. What does […]

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Legal Translations

In addition to our services translating patents and associated documents relating to intellectual property and trademarks, the translation of legal documents plays a major role in our business. Our team of professional translators have the experience and expertise in matters of criminal, civil, commercial and company law and we regularly translate Certificates of Incorporation, Memoranda […]

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