Gestational Surrogacy

  Gestational Surrogacy There are two types or surrogacy; gestational surrogacy and traditional surrogacy. For the purposes of this article I will focus on gestational surrogacy. Gestational surrogacy is where a surrogate carries the child conceived using the egg of the intended mother or a donor egg and the sperm for the intended father. The […]

Restrictive Covenants in Employment Agreements

    Restrictive Covenants in Employment Agreements We are often asked to advise clients both from an employer and an employee perspective as to whether a particular restrictive covenant is enforceable.   What is a restrictive covenant?   A restrictive covenant is a clause which is usually inserted in an employee’s contract and is designed […]

What Constitutes Proper Provision In Family Law Cases

    What Constitutes Proper Provision In Family Law Cases Proper provision is a concept provided for in the 1996 Family Law Divorce Act. It is a test which the Court must apply when making decisions either in the context of Judicial Separation or a Divorce. In order to assist the Courts the Family Law […]

Legal issues arising from a broken engagement

    Legal issues arising from a broken engagement   It is still customary that parties get engaged to married before they get married. This gives rise to issues that may arise where that engagement is broken and where the parties have entered into agreements on foot of that engagement.   The purpose of this […]

EXECUTOR’S DUTIES

  EXECUTOR’S DUTIES   Being appointed as an Executor can be a daunting task.  We have set out below a summary of matters which you as Executor would be responsible for.   These would include the following: You must gather together all information in relation to any assets held by the Deceased as well as […]