March 12, 2021

12 ta’ Marzu 2021   In segwitu għad-direttiva maħruġa mill-Prim Imħallef fil-5 ta’ Marzu 2021 fejn ordna illi minħabba it-tixrid tal-marda Covid 19 għandhom jiġu differiti l-kawżi kollha għajr ghal dawk illi huma ta’ natura urġenti. Illi bil-għan illi jiġu evitati problemi ta’ interpretazzjoni dwar it-tifsira ta’ każijiet urġenti, l-Kamra tal-Avukati ġiet mitluba sabiex toħroġ […]

March 11, 2021

  Wara d-direttiva tal-Prim Imħallef il-ġimgħa 5 ta’ Marzu 2021, li biha huwa stieden sabiex sal-11 ta’ April 2021, jinstemgħu biss kawżi ta’ natura urġenti, il-Kamra tinnota illi xorta waħda hemm numru ta’ ġudikanti li baqgħu jappuntaw seduti fil-qorti b’mod normali, u f’każijiet li propju ma jimmeritawx l-urġenza. Il-Kamra tifhem u tapprezza li wara d-direttiva […]

March 5, 2021

Dalgħodu l-Kamra tal-Avukati ġiet infurmata b’ direttiva li ħareġ il- Prim’Imħallef lill-ġudikanti kollha u li permezz tagħha, talab lill-ġudikanti biex jiddifferixxu kull proċedura jew kawza li mhumiex urġenti għal wara 11 t’April 2021. Id-direttiva tal-Prim-Imħallef taqra hekk: Direttiva tal-Prim Imhallef Wara il-konferenza stampa tal-bierah 4 ta’ Marzu 2021 fejn il-Prim Ministru flimkien mal-Ministru tas-Sahha u […]

October 20, 2020

Economic and financial outlook Government has launched Budget 2021 with the theme “Strongly Moving Forward” covering a total expenditure of over €5,700 million. In its economic analysis, Government is anticipating a drop in 7.4% in the GDP, rebounding by 6.4% in nominal terms in 2021. The main areas of growth are expected to be mainly […]

August 21, 2020

21 August 2020   We wish to inform our members that the Chamber has today written to the Minister for Justice, Equality and Governance to voice its serious concerns about matters concerning COVID-19 and the safety of members of the legal profession.  The main points raised in our communication are: Assurance on remedial action taken […]

July 18, 2020

  LOCAL NEWS  Former PM cleared of breach in Code of Ethics in Dubai trip  Former Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s trip to Dubai late last year was not considered to have breached the Code of Ethics by the Standards Commissioner George Hyzler. The Standards Commissioner investigated a complaint by PD leader Timothy Alden and PN […]

July 17, 2020

  LOCAL NEWS Tense day in Court in Daphne Caruana Galizia case compilation A convulted day at the Law Courts dominated the news streams on Thursday, with the continuation of the compilation of evidence against Yorgen Fenech, the alleged mastermind in the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia. Fenech’s defence team asked Melvin Theuma, the self-confessed […]

July 16, 2020

  LOCAL NEWS Politics: Reactions to vote of no-confidence in PN Leader Adrian Delia Reactions continued to flow after the second vote of confidence lost by PN Leader Adrian Delia during Tuesday’s late-night Executive Committee session. The strongest reaction came from former PN stalwart Louis Galea, who had been appointed by Delia himself to steer […]

July 15, 2020

  LOCAL NEWS Politics: Opposition Leader refuses to resign after another vote of no confidence PN and Opposition Leader Adrian Delia lost a second vote of confidence in eight days as 47 executive committee members of the Nationalist Party voted against him yesterday. Thirty-five voted in his favour while one abstained. The 84 members present […]

July 14, 2020

  LOCAL NEWS Politics: President George Vella refuses to move Adrian Delia, PN Executive to meet tonight  A PN Executive meeting is scheduled this evening at Dar Centrali, fresh from yesterday’s developments. After almost three days, President George Vella yesterday afternoon broke his silence through a lengthy statement in which he announced that following constitutional advice, […]