Malcolm
Mifsud

Malcolm Mifsud is a partner at Mifsud & Associates.

Constitutional Court confirms unjust nature of band club rental laws, raises compensation sums
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his case was an appeal by the defendants who held that the decision taken by...
Court confirms revocation of pension  and refund of pensionable funds
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The Director General has the responsibility to decide to revoke a pension...
Housewife and pensioner still entitled to permanent disability compensation following accident
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The Civil Court held in its judgement that the driver who hit a pedestrian...
Communication undertakings such as Vodafone to continue paying the cost of legal interception obligations
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The Court concluded that the only way by which the Authorities could be found...
Carpenter has to pay for difference of prices for replacement works
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The Magistrate’s Court in Gozo ordered a carpenter to pay for the...
Trial periods for new employees are subject to the law
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The Police had accused Khalifa, an owner of a business, with failing to pay the...
Agricultural lease is terminated  due to illegal construction
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The defendants filed a statement of defence and in it they claimed that the...
Court highlights importance of accuracy on charge sheet in criminal proceedings; the absence of which will free defendant
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Unless the evidence produced, and the charges brought correspond to what is on...
When landlord offers tenant alternative accommodation, this has to be done in good faith
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Article 9(a) of the Reletting of Urban Property (Regulation) Ordinance allows...
Court explains elements of Article 495A allowing co-owners to bring action for the sale of a property in cases of disagreement
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The particular elements of this section in the Civil Code were explained by...
When parties create a contract it should be presumed that only that which was written was intended to form part of the agreement
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The Court heard the facts presented by the parties, which explained that the...
Court denies that man who was passed a bag of drugs by girlfriend was guilty of possession
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The Court, in looking at the evidence, commented on how the plaintiff had not...
Refund of deposit takes place when promise of sale expires
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The Court ordered that a deposit paid on a promise of sale of a property be...
Lessees may lose their rights to agricultural land if farms and/or any other integral buildings are not maintained
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The Court heard the counterclaim by the defendants who stated that the farm had...
An agreement for payment of debt contradicts claim for non-execution of bill of exchange due to grave circumstances
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The action was instituted following a judicial letter which George Spiteri...
Attorney General’s newest procedural right to appeal to find retroactive application
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The Court explained that procedural criminal law has effective and immediate...
DNA is not the only evidence to establish the paternity of a child
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In the absence of DNA, declaration of the parents of a child could be...
Plaintiffs’ plea will be rejected when claims are not directed towards ‘proper and relevant’ defendant
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 The plaintiff held that he had purchased a property on the island and had...
Court requires ‘best proof’ of the contestation of a debt alleged by a government authority
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This was decreed by Magistrate Dr Francis Depasquale in the case of Automated...
Surname change from foreign ‘deed poll’ effected in Malta subject to proof
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Once the defendant received the original marriage certificate and registered...