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BCR Law Report Q1 2024 – Employment Tribunal Judgments of Interest Issued During the Quarter

1. Rabet v Pizzapie Limited t/a Dominos Pizza [2023] TRE 122 The Claimant resigned and subsequently brought claims against the Defendant for Constructive unfair dismissal, discrimination, a failure to provide...

April 08, 2024 Read more

BCR Law Report 2024 Q1 – Royal Court Judgments of Interest Issued During the Quarter

1. Representation of Craigmonie Hotel Limited [2024] JRC009 The Representor bought an application to set aside a trust that it had established on grounds of mistake. The trust was established...

April 08, 2024 Read more

BCR Law Report 2024 Q1 – Legislation Adopted

1. Employment (Amendment No. 15) (Jersey) Law 202- This was adopted on 17 January 2024 and a copy of our observations on the same can be accessed here. 2. Planning...

April 08, 2024 Read more

Proposed Changes to Minimum Notice Periods

On 11th March 2024, Deputy Andrews introduced a proposition aimed at adjusting the statutory minimum notice periods required for employers to notify employees of the termination of their employment (excluding...

March 20, 2024 Read more

Flexible Working – Update to Employment Law

On 17th January 2024, the States Assembly adopted the Employment (Amendment No.15) (Jersey) Law 202- (the “Amendment Law”). This amendment, once enacted, will introduce additional rights for employees, specifically in...

February 07, 2024 Read more

e-Scooters: A bit of fun, or an accident waiting to happen?

E-scooters, hoverboards and e-skate boards are becoming a common sight on the streets of Jersey. On the face of it, they offer a fun and alternative way of beating the...

November 30, 2023 Read more

Removing an executor from a Jersey estate

Whilst rare, there have been instances when circumstances necessitate the removal of an executor from an estate. In this article, Emma Wakeling reviews a recent case in the Royal Court of Jersey on this topic.

November 21, 2023 Read more

Amendments to the Probate (Jersey) Law 1998

The Probate (Jersey) Law 1998 has recently undergone significant changes that impact the requirements for obtaining a Grant of Probate or letters of administration for movable estates. Previously, the Law...

November 09, 2023 Read more
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