Unjust Enrichment – Fair Is Fair!

  Unjust enrichment is a legal doctrine based on the general equitable principal that no one should be allowed to profit at another’s expense. In other words, a person should pay for the reasonable value of any benefits, whether property or services, that he or… Read more

Estate Planning in North Korea

In late May 2008, I flew to North Korea on Air Koryo. This Korean air carrier flies only thrice weekly; all three flights are between Beijing and Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.). The passengers on my flight were largely… Read more

North Korea Revisited 2010

Here is a copy of a wall size painting I purchased that I have named “Welcome to North Korea“. My second  trip to North Korea began with the usual  visit to their embassy in Beijing It consists of a very large building secured behind two high barb-wired… Read more

Adventures in the Middle East

In July 2003 I had occasion to visit both Dubai and Tehran in the middle east on a working holiday. This article is a commentary on my observations and experiences on what turned out to be an amazing adventure. I am looking forward to returning… Read more

Colombia is Safe, But Don’t Pack Laundry Soap

An experienced traveller, I will be chuckling for years about exiting Colombia via the Bogotá airport after 2 wonderful weeks. For context, you must appreciate that the entire airport is basically a dog-sniffing kennel. As I was about to board, I was informed that the… Read more