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By Nigel Meeson Q.C., Sarah Lewis, Paul Smith
In Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd (unreported 26 January 2017) the Honourable Justice Quin held that the Grand Court had power to order an interim payment to be made by the Company to dissenters...
By Ben Adamson
The Bribery Act, 2016 will come into force on 1 September 2017.
By Craig Fulton, Kevin Butler
The DITC has extended the reporting deadline for US FATCA and CRS to 31 August 2017.
By Nigel Meeson Q.C., Bernadette Carey, Erik Bodden, Paul Smith
Having seen a surge in dissenting shareholder litigation over the past 18 months, the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands continues to release considered judgments concerning the operation of the appraisal process set out in ...
By Matthew Stocker
The Cayman Islands is not a signatory (or a party by extension from the UK) to the Rome Convention, the Geneva Convention or the Chicago Convention.
By Julie McLean
Patience is a virtue, or so we are told as children by our parents.
By Ben Hobden, Spencer Vickers, Paul Smith
Herald's position was that all investors who were unpaid on 12 December 2008 rank as ordinary shareholders and should therefore be paid pari passu.
By Piers Alexander
Piers Alexander, of Conyers, discusses Cayman's popularity as a private equity funds domicile, and Asia's potential within this space.
By Bernadette Carey
Bernadette Carey explains the Cayman Islands' new legislation on the disclosure of confidential information.
By Nigel Meeson Q.C., Norman Hau, Fraser Hughes
The Court noted that it had been formulated with the assistance of an experienced adviser and the proposed underwriter had indicated that it was interested in underwriting the proposed open offer.
By Audrey Robertson
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) is home to more than 416,000 active companies. This article considers the benefits of using a BVI company in financing transactions.
By Craig Fulton, Kevin Butler
Further to our previous alert, the DITC has issued an industry alert, revising notification dates for US FATCA and CRS and confirming that a new Automatic Exchange of Information Portal User Guide is available.
By Julie McLean
On 2 June 2017, the Mortgaging of Aircraft and Aircraft Engines Act, 1999 in Bermuda was amended to remove the requirement that in order for a mortgage over an aircraft or engine...
By Richard Fear, Kevin Butler
In broad terms, an LLP is similar to a general or exempted limited partnership in that the partners retain the flexibility of a partnership agreement that governs their relationship.
By Gene DaCosta, Ryan McConvey, Matthew Stocker
The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry is a Category 1 British Registry, the highest possible ranking, and is authorised to certify all sizes and types of vessel.
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