In the Papua New Guinea, various customs of all the communities are living laws which the Constitution of the nation recognises. Prior to contact of outside world, the customs governed and regulated every society in our country. These customs and practices are sources of law in Papua New Guinea.
In a succession Law, the person shall make a will for his or her properties to be inherited if he or she dies. If there is no will and he or she dies, then we call the intestate properties, in which the interested beneficiaries shall register their interests with the office of Public Curator.
Lending is getting bank loans by individuals and companies, with promise to repay the loan with specific interests at different rates. Before a loan is secured by individuals or an entity, there are specific requirements which are are to be met in each of these respective categories.
In a body contact game like Rugby, the Defendant can employ consent as his or her defence in a court proceedings since by in common law of Torts, consent given prior to playing in that game is a defence. Therefore, court may find for the defendant.
The formation and dissolution of customary marriage in Papua New Guinea is recognized by the Laws of Papua New Guinea, and customary law is still applicable in Papua New Guinea if and only if marrying parties agree to conduct their marriage in the legal process, apart from the Statute marriage.
The Solicitor for the Purchaser plays some extra tasks before a business sale and purchase is concluded in a just and fear for both parties in the business deal.
In Papua New Guinea , in law, there must be at least two different Lawyers involve in Sales and purchase of a Business transaction. A Lawyer who represents Seller and the other for the Purchaser in sale and purchase of a business in Papua New Guinea Different requirements shall they meet.
There are few unique types of Insurance contracts are available for any person who want to be covered in Insurance contracts.
The Insurance law provides for the proponent could provide material facts before the Insurer for a fit and conclusive insurance contract to be validly considered.
After a partnership businesses operated for some and want to dissolute them for some reasons, there are some points to be be considered before the dissolution is concluded with just and equitable terms for the partners.
As per commercial law, there are business structure in which we have sole trader, partnership, corporation and joint venture. In this article we discuss these for types of business structures, provided under commercial law in Papua New Guinea and other Common law World.
There are two different standard proof in court cases. One of criminal cases and other for civil cases.
Westminister system of government naturally goes hand-in-hand with the principle of doctrine of separation of powers. PNG has adopted this principle in 16th September, 1975 as she began her nationhood
Non-delegable duty is common principle in which there is a relationship between two parties, as such as employer and employee relationship. The employer is said to have non delegable duty of care.
Consent in the Law of Tort of Trespass on person is one of the fundamental elements when establishing whether an intentional tort has been committed. Consent is a Defence available for Defendant (s).
Marriage under statute law of Papua New Guinea. The Consent and other terms and conditions are met before marriage is concluded.
n tort law, strict liability is the imposition of liability on a party without a finding of fault (such as negligence or tortious intent). The principle applied in Papua New Guinea court cases.
In a special dream, the nature revealed the actual political development in Papua New Guinea. In that dream, it was revealed that the past political events, present and future political development.
The law on amendment on election petition, says that 40 days period, pursuant to Section 208 (e) of the Organic Law on National and Local Level Government ELections.
All election Petitions in Papua New Guinea must be instituted in the National Court, as per Section 206 of the Organic Law on National and Local Level Government elections and the case authorities.
Section 141 of the Organic Law on National and Local level Governments, states that only available to voter who has applied in proper form to be enrolled but due to error in compilation of the roll.
The requirements in Section 208 and 209 of the Organic Law on National and Local Level Government Elections, must be complied since it is mandatory terms and being a Constitutional Law in our Country.
We have case authorities under our jurisdiction, when there allegations of bribery within the election process in PNG.
The Election Petition law restrict the Appeal from National Court, however, Section 155 of the Constitution gives Judicial powers to the Supreme Court to review all Election Petitions in PNG
After the Election petition is considered in the National Court, and if the losing party want to rehear the case, then there is case precedents that provide legal authorities under our jurisdiction.
The procedures and process where the ELection petition is amended in the Papua New Guinea. There is solid case precedents in our jurisdiction.
A comparison of four types of laws and the Judicial System of Papua New Guinea.
Customary Marriage in Papua New Guinea is recognised by Status law and the parties in a marriage decide on which customs to conduct a marriage and conclude it. There are some requirements in it.
Papua New Guinea is part of the Commonwealth legal system of the world, but her legal system is divided into two areas—the customary laws and the introduced and thus written law (statutes).
Venture Capital (CV) firms provide capital infusions to early-stage or small companies that have limited access to move conventional sources of capital like Bank loans.