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What is Légitime?

Under Jersey law a person domiciled in Jersey does not have complete freedom to leave their property to whomever they wish. Légitime is a Jersey law doctrine which provides protection...

February 28, 2024 Read more

Clinical Negligence – Your Right to Competent Medical Treatment

In this article, Partner Christina Hall discusses the duty of care that medical practitioners owe to their patients and the concept of clinical negligence. In it, Christina emphasises that healthcare professionals must provide medical care at a competent standard, and if they fail to do so, resulting in harm to the patient, the patient may have a clinical negligence claim.

September 05, 2023 Read more

Residential Tenancy Agreements Explained

This article delves into the essential elements of an RTA, such as exclusive possession, property amenities, and fixed or periodic terms. It also outlines the key information an RTA must specify and highlights statutory protections for both landlords and tenants.

July 13, 2023 Read more

A Guide to Personal Injury Claims in Jersey

In this article, Partner Jeremy Heywood and Christina Hall talk through the steps you should be aware of when making a personal injury claim in Jersey.

March 06, 2023 Read more

BCR Law LLP recruits new Dispute Resolution Partner

BCR Law LLP is delighted to announce that Advocate Christina Hall has joined the firm as a Partner within the Dispute Resolution team. Christina will work with Head of Dispute...

January 09, 2023 Read more

What to consider when getting engaged

Another Valentine’s Day has been and gone and, love it or loathe it, couples across the globe use this day to show their love for one another with romantic gestures...

February 16, 2022 Read more

Landlord and Tenant Update: Mandatory “Rent Safe” Scheme Evicted by the States

In December 2021, Senator Kristina Moore lodged a proposition seeking legislative amendments to place the “Rent Safe” scheme (the “Scheme”) – which is currently operated on a voluntary basis –...

February 15, 2022 Read more

Proposition to Change Notice Periods for Periodic Tenancies: An Update

On 7th February 2022, we provided an update in relation to Senator Mezéc’s proposition which invited the States Assembly to request that the Minister for Housing and Communities issue a...

February 14, 2022 Read more
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