GDPR – you may need advice, but possibly not from us!

GDPR – you may need advice, but possibly not from us!

In a departure from the usual script, this blog is about a service that we don’t offer: general legal advice regarding the incoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  GDPR will come into effect on 25th May 2018 and I have been approached by several new and...
Oksana Howard attends the National Day of the State of Kuwait

Oksana Howard attends the National Day of the State of Kuwait

Oksana Howard – Senior Corporate Associate of Colman Coyle attended the National Day of the State of Kuwait together with the long-standing Client of Colman Coyle – international investment bank Tejara Capital. Oksana met the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait,...
Employment Tribunal awards are increased

Employment Tribunal awards are increased

It is that usual time of year where the Tribunal awards are increased. This will come into effect from 6th April 2018. As you are already aware, the maximum week’s pay (for redundancy payments together with the basic awards for unfair dismissal claims) is currently...
Model cooperation leads to success

Model cooperation leads to success

Cooperation between IR Global Members Howard Colman and Colman Coyle and Dr Jana Schott and Urs Breitsprecher of MKRG in Dusseldorf has led to a successful settlement of a contractual dispute on behalf of a German client. MKRG were instructed by a German company which...

Can you make a Will by text message?

In a recent Australian case, the Queensland Supreme Court ruled that an unsent draft text message constituted a valid Will. Briefly, the facts of the case concerned a 55-year-old man who composed a text message addressed to his brother. The message gave details on how...
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