Tag archive for ‘cor merx’
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 11th, 2023

Unclear whether police actions will affect safety during Carnival

PHILIPSBURG — Will the go-slow action by employees of the police force affect safety and security during the Carnival celebrations? That is not clear at the moment. Attorney Cor Merx, who represents employees More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, September 24th, 2022

Mark Mingo prepares multi-million dollar claim for damages

PHILIPSBURG — Former Port-director Mark Mingo and his attorney Cor Merx are preparing a multi-million dollar claim for damages against the Government, the Prosecutor’s Office and the Harbor Group of Companies.  More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, November 28th, 2021

Collecting more taxes does not require reform; it requires enforcement

PHILIPSBURG — Tax reform. Tax compliance. Tax evasion. Tax fraud. These are all well-known terms in St. Maarten where fooling the tax inspectorate is seen by quite some citizens and companies as a national More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Merx leaves UP: “We are on a barge without navigation”

PHILIPSBURG – In a blistering letter, attorney Cor Merx has terminated his membership of the United People’s Party (UP). Merx participated in the elections in January, winning 40 votes as the UP’s number More...

By The Publisher On Monday, November 27th, 2017

The poison of the legal fruit

Most of the time we have nothing to do with the legal system in other countries. But as a carpenter is always eager to be on top of developments in the wood-area, a lawyer should also be oriented on legal developments More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, November 19th, 2017

The case of Mr. Tromp

By Cor Merx, Attorney at law ~ I have been approached by stmaartennews.com to give my comments on the verdict in the Emsley Tromp case. I will do that on personal title and for my own responsibility. ... There More...

By The Publisher On Friday, October 14th, 2016

Judge: “Matser does his best to avoid court case”

GREAT BAY – “It is clear that attorney Merx and Mr. Matser do their best to avoid this case,” Judge Dirk Gruijters noted drily when MP Matser failed to show up for a pro forma hearing in the Court in First More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Merx steps down as Matser’s attorney

GREAT BAY – MP Silvio Matser will have to find another attorney after his legal counsel Cor Merx threw in the towel yesterday during a pro forma hearing about the Octopus-investigation into vote-buying ahead of More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

The Suspect

About the law ~ The Suspect (4) ~ By Cor Merx, attorney at law From last week’s explanation about how difficult it is to identify someone as a suspect, today we will have a look at the process of handling a suspect. Let’s More...