Bermuda Law Blog

Allan Doughty

On June 19, 2020, the House of Assembly passed a Bill to amend the Public Health Act. The effect of the amendment is that the Minister of Health now has the power to declare a “Public Health Emergency” if she is satisfied that a communicable...

Internationally recognized law firm, MJM Limited, is pleased to welcome Allan Doughty to the firm’s Dispute Resolution team as Senior Counsel. Mr Doughty first qualified in Nova Scotia, Canada in 2002 before returning home to Bermuda in 2004, when he was called to the Bermuda Bar.  ...

Fozeia Rana-Fahy

The restrictions put in place by the Government of Bermuda (“Government”) following positive cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda have placed unexpected pressures on businesses and employees alike. Lay offs and redundancies have already been made and fear is mounting as regards employment rights and obligations. Misinformation...