Malcolm
Mifsud

Malcolm Mifsud is a partner at Mifsud & Associates.

Payment of deposit in civil appeals is essential
Law Report
The payment of a deposit before the first sitting of an appeal is essential as...
Authorities may limit licences to ensure safety
Law Report
Transport Malta was justified to limit the berthing of a water sports vessel to...
Not all decisions from the Medical Council may be appealed from
Law Report
Appeals from the Medical Council can take place only if it concerns the...
Although Lands Authority took their time, they did it correctly
Law Report
The Lands Authority have a legal duty to decide on all aspects of public...
No legal definitions of negligent driving and dangerous driving
Law Report
Although there is no legal definition of what negligent driving and...
Debtor must prove set-off if it is being claimed
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If a debtor claims that the debt is paid through a set-off then it is the...
Cruelty in marriage has its consequences
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Proven physical and psychological violence in marriage is a cause for...
Cruelty in marriage has its consequences
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Proved physical and psychological violence in marriage is a cause for...
Non fulfilment of obligations may result in damages
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Damages may ensue as a consequence when someone fails to fulfil his or her...
On last day of work, one can apply to Industrial Tribunal
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The four-month period in which a former employee may file an Industrial...
Authorities have an obligation to assist the public
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uthorities are bound at law to give all vital information to the public in...
Civil Court has competence to hear issues dealing with commercial rural leases
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The Civil Court have jurisdiction to decide cases concerning commercial leases...
Suspended sentence cannot be awarded in certain circumstances
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The Court of Criminal Appeal switched the punishment of a person who was first...
The three principles of criminal punishment explained
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When awarding a punishment in criminal cases, the courts have to keep in mind...
Court accepts and explains defence of provocation
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The Court of Criminal Appeal overturned a conviction of a mother, since the...
Court has wide powers to appoint company administrator
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The Companies Act allows the Court to have a wide discretion to appoint...
Adoption does not block a declaration of who is the natural father
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A father was declared the natural father of a minor child, irrespective of the...
No need to ask for premises to be vacated, immediately after Court auction
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When a property is purchased by court auction, there is no need that the...
Garnishee order may change if circumstances change
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A garnishee order may be revoked in whole or in part if the circumstances of...
Structural alternatives in rented properties do not necessarily result in termination of the lease
Law Report
Those structural alternations in rented property which are required does not...