Malcolm
Mifsud

Malcolm Mifsud is a partner at Mifsud & Associates.

Lawyers’ obligations cease when company is struck off
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A law firm engaged by shareholders to set up a company and other services cease...
Guarantees offering general and special hypothecs in favour of a bank, more than adequate security
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The Court held that HSBC Bank Malta offer adequate security for the...
Commercial leased properties must be made use of
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A lease of a commercial premises will be terminated if it is not being made use...
Filing late reply before Arbiter for Financial Services has consequences
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The late submission of a reply before the Arbiter for Financial Services will...
Court may not be competent to hear a counter-claim due to the sum claimed
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A court may not be competent to hear a counter-claim because that claim is...
Usury may occur upon the promise of higher interest rates
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The crime of usury take place even before the transaction, but upon the...
There is no legal right to parking in front of one’s home
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There is no legal right for anyone to object to road markings on the ground...
Evaluation of appeal is required to determine which declarations are res judicata
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A decision of the Civil Court (Family Section) was overturned by the Court of...
Constitutional proceedings can be initiated if there’s no effective and adequate remedy
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This principle was reiterated in Ismail Issa v. Attorney General decided on the...
Defence of insanity upheld
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The Court must examine whether at the time of the commission of the crime, the...
Disciplinary processes required before serious decision to terminate employment
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Case filed Giulia Gattuccio against her former employer Suda Entertainments...
Those who are not entitled to social benefits should refund
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Those individuals who have been given social benefits but then discovered that...
Investment companies should update their customers to allow them to query
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Investment companies should inform their customers on how their investment is...
Courts must take into consideration all documents when deciding
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Courts and administrative tribunals must take into consideration all the...
Prejudice is not a reason for a precautionary warrant to be revoked
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The Court will not revoke a garnishee order on the ground that the subject of...
Tax valuation takes into consideration whether airspace can be developed
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For the purposes of tax valuation, the Tax Commissioner is able to consider...
Court costs may be apportioned amongst the parties
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The Court may apportion the court costs of a case to both parties and not...
Country to The Hague Convention is a stumbling block for children to travel
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If a child travels with one of the parents to a country not a signatory to the...
Re-discussing an agreement does not terminate that agreement
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If one party to agreement wants to re-discuss any terms, the agreement is still...
Endorsed bills of exchange have to be paid irrespective of underlying obligations
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The law makes a difference between endorsed bills of exchange and those which...