Mondaq Offshore: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Litigation remains the primary dispute resolution mechanism in large commercial disputes in the British Virgin Islands.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
In its decision in the matter of Shanda Games Limited, the CICA has gone a step further and altered the landscape against which fair value of the Dissenters shares is to be properly assessed in the future.
Campbells
Mo Haque QC and Andrew Pullinger are the authors of the Cayman Islands chapter of the publication Global Legal Insights to: International Arbitration 2018, which is accessible here.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Instead each party bears the burden of proving the value for which it contends, and relies on the Court to finally determine the fair value.
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
Order 22 of the Civil Procedure Rules provides that in any action for debt or damages, the defendant may at any time, on notice to the claimant, pay into court a sum of money ...
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
In Cyprus, as in most jurisdictions, a defendant in litigation which fears that the claimant may be unable to satisfy costs orders made against it can apply to the court for a security for costs order.
Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC
Protection by means of preemptive defensive measures in litigation is an area of particular interest.
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
The need for clear and reliable guidelines to determine whether a first-instance criminal court judgment can be appealed arose in a recent application to the Supreme Court.
Appleby
Altogether a good thing. To that end, in the Isle of Man we have the Arbitration Act 1976 (the Act), modelled on the 1950 Act of Parliament of the same name...
Baker & Partners
General Mohammed Abacha, President of Nigeria from 1993 to 1998, stole millions of dollars of Nigerian public money when in power.
Baker & Partners
As we have discussed in our recent blogs, privilege is a corner stone of justice and can exist both within and outside of a lawyer client relationship.
Mamo TCV Advocates
The new provision explicitly enables and requires the consideration of multiple publications in a single court case.
Clyde & Co
On 3 May 2018 a new arbitration law was issued by the President of the United Arab Emirates and it is expected to be published as Federal Law No. 6 of 2018 ...
STA Law Firm
Over the past years, we have tracked the overwhelming success of the Abu Dhabi Global Markets – much of this success owed to the ADGM Courts, the integrated and dedicated internal dispute resolution system for the free zone.
Herbert Smith Freehills
The President of the United Arab Emirates has issued Federal Law No. 6 of 2018, promulgating the much anticipated new federal arbitration law in the UAE.
STA Law Firm
Technology has changed the world in its totality in such a short time. It has indeed become an integral part of the everyday lives of so many.
STA Law Firm
The UAE follows Civil Law in their legal system and the primary laws governing the jurisdiction of courts is regulated by Federal Law Number 11 of 1992 the Civil Procedural Law ...
STA Law Firm
We are always encouraged to voice our thoughts and to use the liberty of freedom of speech.
STA Law Firm
Witness testimony is undoubtedly the oldest form of evidence and is given the most credibility in the courts.
Fenwick Elliott LLP
The United Arab Emirates seems to be very close to putting in the last piece of the puzzle for the region's most genuine arbitration-friendly jurisdiction.
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New rules mean third-party litigation funding has become acceptable in the Cayman Islands and Hong Kong in certain instances, opening up new investment opportunities for the growing number of hedge fund operating in the space.
Campbells
In a Ruling that will be of interest to users of the Cayman courts, the Grand Court has ordered a Cayman fund in liquidation to pay as damages, the costs of foreign proceedings commenced in breach of contract ...
STA Law Firm
Witness testimony is undoubtedly the oldest form of evidence and is given the most credibility in the courts.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
In its decision in the matter of Shanda Games Limited, the CICA has gone a step further and altered the landscape against which fair value of the Dissenters shares is to be properly assessed in the future.
STA Law Firm
We are always encouraged to voice our thoughts and to use the liberty of freedom of speech.
Baker & Partners
In JSC BTA Bank v Khrapunov the UK Supreme Court ("UKSC") has provided a stir of excitement for civil fraud practitioners which will, no doubt, sustain many conference speeches over the coming months.
STA Law Firm
The UAE follows Civil Law in their legal system and the primary laws governing the jurisdiction of courts is regulated by Federal Law Number 11 of 1992 the Civil Procedural Law ...
Appleby
Altogether a good thing. To that end, in the Isle of Man we have the Arbitration Act 1976 (the Act), modelled on the 1950 Act of Parliament of the same name...
Baker & Partners
As we have discussed in our recent blogs, privilege is a corner stone of justice and can exist both within and outside of a lawyer client relationship.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The MLRO may be the same person as the AMLCO, so long as the individual is competent and is able to perform both roles efficiently.
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