Top 3 Strategies for Dealing With Unpaid School Fees

Parents frequently choose to send their children to private schools or colleges for a variety of reasons, including trust in the quality of private or religious education provided by the school. Unfortunately, the ability of a family to meet tuition fee payments can deteriorate very rapidly for a variety of reasons. This can negatively affect … Read more

Understanding and Navigating Informed Consent from Students and Parents

The following is a PowerPoint presentation delivered by Alistair Macpherson for school counsellors at a School Law workshop. Adapted for the World Wide Web. What is Consent? Affirmative and explicit acceptance by word or conduct; not merely an absence of objection (Bell v Alfred Franks & Bartlett Co Ltd [1980] All AR 356 Not necessarily … Read more