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THE purpose of the registration of a company with more than one member is to join financial resources, experience and business skills in pursue of the maximization of profit in favour of every person investing capital in the company ...

THE property relations between spouses vary from case to case because of the different kinds of assets, the time and manner of their acquisition, the contribution of each spouse and on whose name they are registered ...

THE rights of the owners of the units in a commonly owned building for alterations are regulated mainly by article 38D of the Immovable Property Law, Cap.224, constitute property rights and as such they fall under the scope of the private law ...

THE attachment of a property in the hands of a third person is a method of execution of a Court judgment and can be used when the judgment debtor is entitled to a sum of money, securities for money, goods and movable property which are...

THE exercise of the real estate profession by a person who is not a registered real estate agent and has no license, is illegal, he commits an offense and the Real Estate Agents Council may apply to the Court ...

THE relation between a bank and its customer is of such nature that it gives the right to the bank to set-off the customer’s debit and credit balances irrespective of the type of his accounts...

An actionable right is subject to time limits set out in the law, so when such a right or cause of action arises, it must be raised before the Court within the prescribed time of limitation and cannot forever hold...

It is lawful for the landlord to claim the recovery of possession of his property, whether a house or a shop, for his own residence or for his own use or for the use by a close relative. When the property falls under the Rent...

THE creation and registration of a pledge over a certificate of a company’s shares in favour of a creditor - pledgee constitutes a form of security provided for the repayment of a debt or the fulfilment of a promise...

WHEN a company’s creditor serves to its registered office a claim for payment of an amount over €5.000 and the company for the next three weeks omits to pay the amount or to secure or settle it to the satisfaction of the creditor...