Carelessness which is in reckless disregard for the safety or lives of others, and is so great it appears to be a conscious violation of other people’s rights to safety. It is more than simple inadvertence, but it is just shy of being intentionally evil. If one has borrowed or contracted to take care of…
Group Litigation Orders can be made in a claim in which there are multiple parties or claimants. The order will provide for the case management of claims which give rise to common or related issues of fact or law.
Guarantor is the act of promising to make a payment for another if the person responsible for making the payment is unable to do so. Usually the repayment of a loan or higher purchase agreement.
A person appointed to safeguard, protect and/or manage the interests of a child or person under mental disability (see Next Friend).
A Guardianship Order is an order that requires someone to take charge of a child’s affairs and property.
Guilty is a court’s verdict that the person charged with a crime committed it.
Harassment is repeated behaviour that is bothersome or irritating. In employment law it refers to inappropriate behaviour that affects the terms and conditions of the employees terms and conditions of employment.
Harassment of Debtors is the illegal act of trying to collect a debt by threatening verbal or physical activity to a debtor.
A Hearing is the trial of the case, usually held in public.
Hearsay is information given by a witness who is not telling what he/she knows personally but what others have said.