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

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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… 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