Monthly Archives: December 2020

Equal Opportunity Legislation

Sex Discrimination   The Sex Discrimination Ordinance (SDO) states discrimination on the basis of sex, marital status and pregnancy, and sexual harassment are made unlawful. The law applies to both males and females. These protections are in seven different fields.     •employment •education •provision of goods, facilities or services...
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Order of priority for grant where deceased left a will

Rule 19 of Non-Contentious Probate Rules (Cap. 10A) states that :   The person or persons entitled to a grant of probate or administration with the will annexed shall be determined in accordance with the following order of priority, namely-   (i) the executor;   (ii) any residuary legatee or...
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