This briefing provides a summary of a number of recent changes to laws and regulations which have been enacted in the Cayman Islands over the last quarter which impact, or will impact,...
The Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (the Amendment) came into force in the Cayman Islands on 26 June 2020.
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
In the recent decision of the District Court of Nicosia in Smagin ν. Kalken Holdings Limited a.o Application Numb: 601/2017, the Court examined the criteria for Recognition and Enforcement...
Clients to consider revising the SRRI in their KIIDS/KID in light of market volatility caused by COVID 19 if they have not already done so.
Directors' duties are the duties owed by executive and non-executive directors to the companies to which they are appointed and are personal to each director.
Following our LIBOR updates published in March and May, the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has released a statement encouraging Guernsey firms to assess the impact...
On 26 June this year the Occupational Retirement Schemes (Amendment) Ordinance (the "Amendment Ordinance") came into force.
On 9 July 2020, the Legislative Council passed the Employment (Amendment) Bill 2019 enhancing the maternity leave benefits of female employees who are employed under a continuous contract of employment.
In light of the liquidity challenges faced by many money market funds (MMF) during COVID 19, ESMA has issued a public statement providing its interpretation of the provision of external support by third parties under Article 35 of the MMF.
The Probate (Jersey) Law 1998 (as amended) introduced a ‘Fast-Track' procedure to obtain a Jersey Grant of Probate/Letters of Administration in estates where the deceased died domiciled in...
The COVID-19 pandemic has destabilised global markets. However, the crisis has encouraged swift adaptations in all walks..
having regard to (i) the prospects of the company and to the intentions of the directors with respect to the management of the company's business and (ii) the amount and character of the financial
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On the 10th July 2020, the Companies Act (Public Companies – Annual General Meetings) Regulations, 2020 were published by virtue of L.N. 288 of 2020 (the "Regulations").
Mamo TCV Advocates
Hardcore car enthusiasts (or just casual followers of the Top Gear series) know that the Ferrari 250 GTO is the holy grail of the automotive world – a car so valuable and revered that Jeremy Clarkson himself was denied the privilege of driving it.
Mamo TCV Advocates
In a judgment delivered on the 1st July 2020 (case number 83/2019LM), the Court of Appeal considered the requirements of constructive dismissal.
The wage supplement scheme introduced by the Maltese government in March categorised businesses into Annex A and Annex B according to their NACE code.
United Arab Emirates
What are the duties and liabilities of managers and directors in the UAE and how best to manage them? This article provides guidance.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Dubai business conditions improve as city begins to reopen after lockdown due to the coronavirus.
Stephen John Hunt v Transworld Payment Solutions U.K. Limited (in liquidation)  SC (Bda) 14 Com.
The Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands (BVI), two of the most popular jurisdictions for private equity, venture capital, real estate and credit funds, have each recently introduced a new...