TERMINATION OF CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT

In continuation of our series on the law of employment in Vanuatu we will reflect on termination of employment under the Employment Act. This area of the law is contained under Part 10, Sections 48 to 53.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS  – (Part 6)

Over the last 5 weeks we have been examining your Rights under the Constitution. This is the last in this series.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

In the next few articles, we at Vanuatu Law will be talking to you about your rights as they are stated in the Constitution of Vanuatu.

WINDING-UP YOUR COMPANY

Often times a person may set up a company for the sole purpose of trading their goods and services, and in the moment when you are establishing your company you will feel a great sense of success.

TRANSFORMING VANUATU’S JUSTICE SYSTEM

The Civil Justice Reform brought the passage of the Civil Procedure Rules 2002 to Vanuatu and a new way for both the court and the lawyers/litigants, working together to bring justice to the people.

CONTEMPT OF COURT

Wikipedia defines a contempt of court as the offence of being disrespectful or discourteous to the court or its officers in the form of behaviour that wilfully or deliberately disregards or disrespects the

INHERITING AFTER DEATH (PART 2)

In a previous article we talked about who had the right to inherit and apply for the right to divide the estate and how much of the estate each of the named heirs were entitled to inherit.

WRITING A WILL

Years of experience in this country has made me realise that most persons who die do so without leaving a Will. Many people find this a depressing topic and would rather avoid it altogether, but writing

ENFORCING A JUDGMENT

If you have been given a judgment by the court in your favour the court will usually include in the order what you are owed by the opposing side and will usually say how much time they have to pay off that debt or comply with the order.