Mondaq Offshore - Cayman Islands: Corporate/Commercial Law
Maples and Calder
In a decision that will reassure investors in Cayman Islands investment funds and other vehicles, the Grand Court has shown its willingness to facilitate the investigation of legitimate concerns raised...
Intertrust
Our independent director in Cayman, Deanna Derrick, reflects on Cayman's sustainable investing and the role performed by independent directors.
Maples and Calder
As technological advances have eased international travel and communication, the homes, education, investments and business interests of high net worth families are no longer confined to the...
Cayman Islands Government
As part of its public education campaign for the Non-Profit Organisation Law, the Ministry of Financial Services is continuing its one-hour information sessions this month. The sessions are aimed at organisations that solicit funds from the public for charitable causes.
Walkers
No explanation was provided, and the dissenters made demand for payment after the date for payment had passed.
Mourant Ozannes
Welcome to our first Regulatory Law Update for the Cayman Islands for 2017. The aim of the update is to focus on legal and regulatory developments which affect financial institutions.
Intertrust
New legislation establishing a beneficial ownership regime in the Cayman Islands commenced on 1 July 2017. The new legislation requires certain companies incorporated or registered in the Cayman Islands to maintain a register of information about their beneficial owners to be held at its registered office in the Cayman Islands maintained by a licensed corporate services provider.
Carey Olsen
With the recent establishment of Carey Olsen's offices in Hong Kong and Singapore, we have prepared this article reviewing the Cayman Islands merger regime...
Maples and Calder
Pursuant to s.238 of the Cayman Islands Companies Law (2016 Revision), shareholders who are dissatisfied with the price they receive for their shares in a merger are often entitled to dissent...
DMS Governance Ltd
While analyzing current trends within the industry, two areas in particular stand out: the increasing complexity of side letters and the increased reliance on 3rd party valuation firms for complex...assets.
Maples and Calder
Maples and Calder is pleased to announce that partner Morven McMillan has been awarded a prestigious nomination in Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite 2017. The list aims to highlight the premier trusts and private client lawyers around the world.
Harneys
Managing and resolving hedge fund and private equity disputes continues to be a key area of focus, according to Corporate Disputes.
Cayman Islands Government
The Non-Profit Organisation Law is in effect as of Tuesday, 1 August, and Government is informing businesses that operate as charities of their obligation to register as non-profit organisations.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The DITC has extended the reporting deadline for US FATCA and CRS to 31 August 2017.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
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 ...
Collas Crill
Overall the drafting of the LLC Law adopts a similar approach as adopted with respect toELPs under the Cayman Exempted Limited Partnership Law in that many of its default provisions...
Collas Crill
Fund managers are now subject to more regulation than ever. This has been driven by pressure from governments and regulatory authorities around the world.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Piers Alexander, of Conyers, discusses Cayman's popularity as a private equity funds domicile, and Asia's potential within this space.
Walkers
Legislation has been passed which will require each BVI licensed registered agent to establish and maintain a dedicated database of the BVI companies ("Companies") for which it acts.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Bernadette Carey explains the Cayman Islands' new legislation on the disclosure of confidential information.
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Harneys
One of the reasons why the Cayman Islands is a leading offshore jurisdiction is the flexibility of Cayman Islands companies law.
Harneys
Managing and resolving hedge fund and private equity disputes continues to be a key area of focus, according to Corporate Disputes.
Cayman Islands Government
The Non-Profit Organisation Law is in effect as of Tuesday, 1 August, and Government is informing businesses that operate as charities of their obligation to register as non-profit organisations.
Carey Olsen
With the recent establishment of Carey Olsen's offices in Hong Kong and Singapore, we have prepared this article reviewing the Cayman Islands merger regime...
Maples and Calder
Pursuant to s.238 of the Cayman Islands Companies Law (2016 Revision), shareholders who are dissatisfied with the price they receive for their shares in a merger are often entitled to dissent...
Maples and Calder
Maples and Calder is pleased to announce that partner Morven McMillan has been awarded a prestigious nomination in Legal Week's Private Client Global Elite 2017. The list aims to highlight the premier trusts and private client lawyers around the world.
Intertrust
New legislation establishing a beneficial ownership regime in the Cayman Islands commenced on 1 July 2017. The new legislation requires certain companies incorporated or registered in the Cayman Islands to maintain a register of information about their beneficial owners to be held at its registered office in the Cayman Islands maintained by a licensed corporate services provider.
DMS Governance Ltd
While analyzing current trends within the industry, two areas in particular stand out: the increasing complexity of side letters and the increased reliance on 3rd party valuation firms for complex...assets.
Mourant Ozannes
Welcome to our first Regulatory Law Update for the Cayman Islands for 2017. The aim of the update is to focus on legal and regulatory developments which affect financial institutions.
Walkers
Cayman Islands trust law is based on a body of English law which has developed over many hundreds of years.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Following a lengthy period of consultation, both with members of the public and industry stakeholders, the Cayman Islands Government recently passed the Non-Profit Organisations Law, 2017.
Maples and Calder
The Trade and Business Licensing Law, 2014 (the "Law") which comes into force in the Cayman Islands on 1 January 2016 replaces the existing legislative framework.
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