Estate planning for high net worth clients is increasingly a cross-border exercise: with personal and business interests spanning the globe, close attention must be paid to the rules of succession...
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
The European Commission Directorate General for Competition (EU DG Competition) on 3 July 2020 has approved a state subsidy for the operation of the sea passenger line between Cyprus and Greece.
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
In this article, we examine the potential civil liability faced by those who are infected with the Covid-19 virus, whether they are confirmed or suspected cases of infection.
The Cyprus Parliament on June 19th 2020, voted for the Cyprus transposition of the European Union (EU) Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD) for Exit taxation and Hybrid mismatch rules. ...
Commercial Director, Fund Services at TMF Group Timo Hirte tells Private Equity Wire that clients are preparing to launch new fund vehicles – primarily out of Luxembourg...
The contractual landscape between consumers and traders in Guernsey will soon be changing with the introduction of the consumer protection legislation.
The coronavirus pandemic has already had a significant, direct impact on mortality rates worldwide. That is not surprising. However, market commentators*
In Cheung Shing Hong Ltd v China Ping An Insurance (Hong Kong) Co Ltd  HKCFI 2269, the High Court (Court) addressed the question of whether a dispute between the parties...
A settlor, when establishing a trust, will typically draw from the following categories of potential trustees:...
The purpose of this briefing note is to set out some of the benefits of Jersey trusts. Primarily, they revolve around wealth management and preservation, but they can serve many purposes and take many forms, ...
The purpose of this briefing note is to set out some of the benefits of Jersey foundations. A Jersey foundation is designed to blend the highly attractive features of both ...
iMaps Capital Markets Group
IMaps ETI AG, the structured products issuer from the Principality of Liechtenstein with a focus on issuing actively managed certificates as a White Label Solution for asset managers, ...
Ogier's new fund finance specialist in Luxembourg, Jad Nader, says that the deal pipeline is beginning to flow following a summer slowdown.
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On the 15th September 2020, the FIAU issued a revised version of Part I of the Implementing Procedures. The amendments primarily concern one of the main issues highlighted in Malta's Mutual Evaluation
Fenech & Fenech Advocates
Malta Enterprise has updated its guidance with respect to certain incentives, recently granted to business operators to help minimise the effect of the instability brought about by COVID-19 pandemic, as well as introducing some additional support measures.
United Arab Emirates
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
The leaders of the United Arab Emirates ("UAE") and Israel signed an agreement in Washington yesterday, on 15 September 2020, formalising the countries' commitment to normalise diplomatic relations.
STA Law Firm
Any illicit use of the internet, computer network, electronic website or any other information technology means is prohibited and shall constitute as a cybercrime.
STA Law Firm
Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), issued DIFC Law Number 5 of 2020, a new Data Protection Law ("DPL")
On August 13, 2020, Israel and the United Arab Emirates (the "UAE") announced a landmark peace deal – dubbed the "Abraham Accord."
The Office of the Data Protection Authority in Guernsey (ODPA) has warned companies in the Bailiwick to be aware of the recent Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) judgment which...