Niall MacDonald : Advisory

05 October 2020

No Money-Back Guarantee – When Severance Agreements go Wrong

A case in the US courts involving the former CEO of McDonald’s may appear to have very little to o...

25 September 2020

Whistleblowing in Guernsey and Jersey - What Employers Need To Know

One of the common themes we are currently being asked to advise on across the Channel Islands is how...

10 August 2020

Fit and Proper - How to Manage Employee Breaches if You Are a Regulated Business

When employees of regulated financial services providers breach the standards required of them, dism...

06 July 2020

Self-isolation Requirements on Entering or Re-entering the Channel Islands

The evolving requirements for travellers entering or re-entering the Channel Islands create issues f...

08 May 2020

Furlough and Redundancy: Jurisdictional Comparison for Ireland, Guernsey and Jersey

The governments of Ireland, Guernsey and Jersey have created payroll co-funding/subsidy schemes in r...

29 April 2020

Jersey Employment and Discrimination Tribunal Holds That Advice From HR Consultants Cannot Benefit From Legal Advice Privilege

Legal advice privilege protects confidential communications between lawyers and their clients where ...

23 January 2019

Jersey Court of Appeal Clarifies What’s Needed for Rectification of a Trust

In December 2018, the Jersey Court of Appeal issued a judgment which has clarified the test for rect...

02 August 2017

Royal Court Provides Guidance to Companies that Make Distributions

The Royal Court has, for the first time, provided helpful guidance as to the need to provide the Cou...