Ogier has announced that Jeremy Snead has joined the Cayman Dispute Resolution team as partner. Jeremy will head Ogier's new European-based Cayman specialist disputes team...
In a significant judgment delivered on 23 April 2020, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal allowed an appeal against a 2019 decision of the Grand Court to stay a ‘just and equitable' winding up petition on the grounds that ...
The Cayman Islands' Grand Court has settled a long-standing controversy which has plagued those injured in road traffic accidents over many years.
In a comprehensive judgment published on 23 April 2020, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal, comprising Moses JA, Martin JA and Rix JA...
Parties should usually, with the help of their legal teams, be able to resolve their dispute without the cost and court time associated with a trial being incurred.
As governments and economies respond to the macroeconomic impact of the latest global pandemic COVID-19, so too companies and individuals must respond to the microeconomic impact, ...
The appeal was in relation to an application for declaratory relief to the effect that Palladyne had not been validly removed.
Legal privilege is currently a fast-moving area in common law jurisdictions, including the Cayman Islands. This month, the Cayman Islands Grand Court
During these difficult times, as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to disrupt our daily lives, health and safety is paramount.
The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has provided much needed clarification of the test for validating certain transactions by companies that are subject to a winding up petition...
Enforcement of an award shall not be refused except in the circumstances set out above.
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The Capacity and Self-Determination (Jersey) Law 2016 had its first birthday recently and it has already been examined in several cases before the Royal Court.
The Board of the Privy Council (Board) recently handed down its decision in Shanda Games, a case involving the determination of "fair value" of shares pursuant to s.2i38...
In HML PM Ltd v. Canary Riverside Estate Management Ltd and another EWHC,  3496 (QB) the High Court dismissed an application for an interim injunction to restrain defendants from using allegedly
This article looks at the policy rationale behind both decisions and analyses the current state of the law in respect of this critically-important area of legal practice.
As has been widely reported, the litigation funding landscape in the Cayman Islands is changing to keep pace with the UK, Australia and other common law jurisdictions.
The Cayman Islands continues to enhance its reputation as a pro-arbitration jurisdiction, with recent court decisions affirming the judiciary's
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The decision of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands earlier this year in ArcelorMittal USA LLC v Essar Global Fund Limited & Anor re-examines Norwich Pharmacal Orders (NPO)...
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the "Court") has sanctioned a proposal enabling the Joint Official Liquidators ("JOLs") of Saad Investments Company Limited ("SICL") ...
Singularis had originally lacked sufficient funds to meet the costs of bringing this claim against Daiwa; its only substantial assets being those it was pursuing by way of litigation.