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Untapped talent: Collas Crill seminar to discuss employing people with autism

| October 23, 2014

People with autism are a pool of untapped talent for Guernsey employers. But how can businesses ensure they make the most of their talents, and what happens if employers get it wrong? Collas Crill employment law specialist Emma Parr, with Autism Guernsey’s Chief Operating Officer Andy Graham, will highlight the significant disadvantages that people with […]

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IoD Management Shadowing Awards

| October 22, 2014

Eliza Collenette from the Grammar School has won the 2014 Institute of Directors (IoD) Guernsey Management Shadowing Awards. The awards,sponsored by KPMG,were held at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on 15 October and Eliza was one of ten finalists shortlisted from over 60 who completed the programme.  Eliza shadowed Fiona Naftel atLes Cotils.   Her winning […]

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Island’s first off-road triathlon this Sunday!

| October 22, 2014

Granite Mann – the Island’s first ever off-road triathlon – takes place this Sunday (October 26) at Cringle Plantation. The event is being organised by The Children’s Centre and sponsored by PwC, one of the leading firms of chartered accountants on the Island. So far, more than 50 individuals and 30 teams have entered with […]

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King William’s College Invites 2014 Sixth Form Scholarship Applications

| October 22, 2014

King William’s College has opened invitations for its annual Sixth Form Scholarship examinations, which is open to all school pupils due to enter lower sixth, or Year 12, in September 2015. Academic Scholarships, as well as Music, Drama and Sports Awards are available. This year’s examinations are to be held on Saturday 15th November, with […]

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IoD Management Shadowing Awards

| October 22, 2014

Eliza Collenette from the Grammar School has won the 2014 Institute of Directors (IoD) Guernsey Management Shadowing Awards. The awards,sponsored by KPMG,were held at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on 15 October and Eliza was one of ten finalists shortlisted from over 60 who completed the programme.  Eliza shadowed Fiona Naftel atLes Cotils.   Her winning […]

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ACSP’s November seminar to cover Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law

| October 22, 2014

The Association of Corporate Service Providers’ seminar on Tuesday November 18th will be ‘Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law – an Isle of Man Perspective’ with Peter Taylor of Simcocks Advocates. The seminar will provide a background to the concept of ship owners limiting their liability, discuss the Limitation in Maritime Claims Convention 1976 and […]

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Law Society holds Experts in Legal Proceedings advocacy course

| October 22, 2014

The Isle of Man Law Society’s latest advocacy training programme brought together two eminent legal practitioners to deliver a course on the use of experts in legal proceedings. Retired QC Adrian Whitfield has appeared in many landmark clinical negligence and healthcare cases. He is a former head of advocacy at Middle Temple and holds the […]

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KPMG Announces International Speaker Line-up for 2014 IOM eGaming Summit

| October 21, 2014

KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its fifth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster. This year’s Summit features something of a departure from the usual structure, as it commences with a smaller, invite only International Masters of Gaming […]

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Isle of Man Funds Association 2014 Open Evening and Drinks Reception

| October 21, 2014

Socially responsible investment fund managers The Premier Group (Isle of Man) Limited (“Premier”) are delighted to invite Richard Essex, an esteemed author and speaker in socially responsible investing, to give a presentation at the Isle of Man Funds Association Open Evening and Drinks Reception on 23rd October 2014, which is being held at 17:30 at the Old Courthouse […]

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QC unearths wealth of experience for Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture

| October 20, 2014

The legal complexities of exhumation, the hanging of the Manchester Martyrs in 1867 and the crimes of serial killer Dr Harold Shipman provided much of the material for the 2014 Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture given by the Isle of Man Judge of Appeal, Geoffrey Tattersall QC. His Honour first paid tribute to Caroline Weatherill who […]

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