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Carnival, Photographs and Rights

Carnival, Photographs and Rights

As the Merry Monarch reigns over the next few days, hundreds of persons, including both masqueraders and spectators will be photographing the ‘Greatest...

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How To Make A Will

How To Make A Will

What are the formalities for making a Will in Trinidad and Tobago? Student Attorney Tamara Dolsingh explains how a Will is to be made for the Hugh Wooding...

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Safer Internet Day 2015

Safer Internet Day 2015

I was invited by the St. Augustine Girls’ High School to present to their student body on the legal aspects on posting on social media, particularly...

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Religious Diversity and Discrimination in the workplace

Religious Diversity and Discrimination in...

Are you free to practice your religion in the workplace? Student Attorney Kara-Je Kellman examined the issue of religion and discrimination in the Trinidad...

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Domestic Violence – rights and remedies

Domestic Violence – rights and remedies

In an earlier post, I looked at the definition of domestic violence and the various types of abuse that would constitute an act of domestic violence in...

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Presenting on Copyright and Caribbean Carnival

Presenting on Copyright and Caribbean Carnival

On 6th January, 2015, I had the opportunity to present at the International Intellectual Property Law Association‘s annual congress in Dubai, United...

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What is an arrest?

What is an arrest?

What does the word ‘arrest’ mean, and who can make an arrest? This issue was examined by Student Attorney Rorey Gaya for the Law Made Simple...

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Driving with an infant or child in Trinidad and Tobago

Driving with an infant or child in Trinidad...

The laws of Trinidad and Tobago make it mandatory for drivers to properly secure infants and children, once they are traveling in a motor vehicle. Section...

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Speaking about the work of the Human Rights Law Clinic

Speaking about the work of the Human Rights...

In December, 2014, I was given the opportunity to speak about the work of both the general Legal Aid Clinic and the specialist Human Rights Law Clinic,...

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Workers: Do you know your rights?

Workers: Do you know your rights?

What are the rights of employees in Trinidad and Tobago? Student Attorney Anessa Anderson explained for the Law Made Simple column, as part of her assessment...

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