Category: Announcements

Royal Bahamas Police Force in the crossfire

February 16, 2018

“It is counter intuitive to believe but by placing the Royal Bahamas Police Force in the crossfire” we are worsening the cross fire!” The Constitution of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas at Article 15 reads amongst other things that “every person in the Bahamas is entitled to the fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual” […]

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The World Trade Organization: Do we or don’t we; The Legal Issues!?

February 6, 2018

On January 18 2018 an historical admission was made and reliably reported upon in a leading Bahamian daily. It was an historic admission with legal implications with little equal. Neil Hartnell, Tribune Business Editor, quoted the Lead negotiator for the Bahamas’ WTO (World Trade organization) negotiating team as asserting that the Government’s ability to protect […]

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You and your Rights – Sexual Harassment in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas

January 31, 2018

We have seen a great debate unfold in the United States over the last few months as to the rights of working women on the job. The movement is not gender specific nor is it limited to the dominant campaign which has been led by American women. The movement was started by Alyssa Milano, the […]

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Hacking and the Charter Aircraft Industry in The Bahamas

January 26, 2018

The Pilot of the Aztec aircraft that crashed, killing himself and five other people did not have a Pilot’s License to carry passengers. These are the reports coming from a preliminary investigation of the fatal crash of the Piper Aztec plane in Andros Island in the Bahamas. The facts seem to suggest, per crash investigator, […]

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The Lid is off: Marital Rape in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.

January 26, 2018

Marital Rape is defined as the act of “sexual intercourse” with one’s spouse without the spouse’s consent. Generally speaking it is viewed as a form of domestic violence and /or abuse. In the Bahamas there is no law which criminalizes non consensual sexual intercourse between married persons. Single women and men thus enjoy a legislative […]

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12th Annual FREE Legal Clinic | Sept 17th

August 12, 2016

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FREE Legal Forum | Saturday, Apr 23rd | 9am-1pm | Victoria Ballroom, Hilton Hotel

April 8, 2016

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Jayson Romer discusses bankruptcy laws as they relate to the Bahamas and Baha Mar (The Nassau Guardian)

July 14, 2015

Read Jayson Romer’s commentary and the full article here on The Nassau Guardian’s website. Email this page

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HALSBURY CHAMBERS CELEBRATES ONE OF ITS OWN

February 12, 2015

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Over the past several years, Halsbury Chambers has developed into the premier provider of quality commercial law services in the Bahamas. Through a strategy which merges the skills of dynamic and competent attorneys with sound business acumen, Halsbury Chambers has been able to offer its clientele the best legal advice to guide […]

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Halsbury Chambers’ Partner Nerissa Greene Speaks on The Best Interest of the Child

January 19, 2015

Since the introduction of the UN Convention on the rights of children, countries the world over have adopted the international laws as part of efforts to protect the rights of persons under the age of 18. While human rights apply to all age groups with children having the same general human rights as adults, world […]

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