Mondaq Offshore: Family and Matrimonial
Intertrust
Our clients ask about it all the time: forced heirship. Understanding what it is and how to plan accordingly is a critical part of succession planning.
Carey Olsen
The conflict of laws rules of some jurisdictions do not always determine clearly the situs of intangible moveable property, such as shares in a company
Ogier
Shareholders in BVI companies risk making the probate and estates process more lengthy, divisive and costly when they die by not making a formal BVI will, says estates expert Fraser Allister.
Ogier
In 2017, BVI entirely revoked its old probate rules.
Carey Olsen
We have deep understanding of the complexity surrounding the legal, business and personal aspects of running a family office in the Cayman Islands.
Conyers
Where a person has died and left assets in the Cayman Islands, it is not possible to deal with those assets without first obtaining a grant of representation from the relevant local Court.
Conyers
Legislative amendments to the Cayman Islands' Trusts Law have been passed and are expected to take effect shortly.
A. Karitzis & Associates
In Cyprus, the succession of the estate of a deceased is governed, inter alia, by the provisions of the Wills and Succession Law (Cap. 195)
Ogier
Today, those arguments still hold true – but more and more the things that are swaying people towards Jersey and Guernsey are about the high quality of lifestyle,
Dixcart
As anti-avoidance legislation aimed at trusts, is increasing, people are looking for alternatives to protect a family's fortune.
Dixcart
The Dixcart Group has over forty-five years' experience in assisting clients to run and manage Family Offices.
Hamdan AlShamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants
Very significant changes have been made to the DIFC Wills and Probate Registry Rules.
STA Law Firm
Wills is one of the ways in the process of planning for succession in the United Arab Emirates.
Hassan Elhais
Through this article, I will highlight three important points to be considered by either spouse, if the other half has abducted the child from another country to the UAE without proper authorization and consent.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
When deciding the appropriate jurisdiction to divorce in, an influencing factor may be the potential outcomes following a divorce in either UAE or UK.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
The answer depends on where you got married : Any marriage that takes place in the UAE must be registered at the relevant UAE Court.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
Summer in the UAE is traditionally a quiet part of the year when many families head home to spend the time in cooler climes.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
A Post-Nuptial Agreement is entered into during the marriage. Like a Prenuptial Agreement, it sets out the couple's agreement in relation to finances and other matters, should the relationship break down in the future.
Hassan Elhais
Question: If someone has chosen a beneficiary for their life insurance policy, does the insurance payout become part of the inheritance after the death of that person or is it only given
A. Karitzis & Associates
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Ogier
Advocate Josephine Howe, a partner in Ogier's top-tier Jersey Private Wealth team, joined the firm in 2005 – in the past 14 years she has seen significant changes not just in legislation
Collas Crill Guernsey
The issue of succession may not be a primary consideration when incorporating a company in the BVI or indeed in any jurisdiction.
Hassan Elhais
The principal source of law of inheritance in UAE is Shariah and on the basis of which several Federal Laws have been promulgated.
Ogier
Today, those arguments still hold true – but more and more the things that are swaying people towards Jersey and Guernsey are about the high quality of lifestyle,
Hassan Elhais
Question: If someone has chosen a beneficiary for their life insurance policy, does the insurance payout become part of the inheritance after the death of that person or is it only given
A. Danos & Associates LLC
Wills and Succession law in Cyprus is governed by both domestic and EU law. In regards to Cypriot statute law, the most significant enactments are:
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
The answer depends on where you got married : Any marriage that takes place in the UAE must be registered at the relevant UAE Court.
Carey Olsen
We have deep understanding of the complexity surrounding the legal, business and personal aspects of running a family office in the Cayman Islands.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
Summer in the UAE is traditionally a quiet part of the year when many families head home to spend the time in cooler climes.
Withers LLP
It is essential to understand and comprehend a client's intentions and purposes for seeking wealth planning advice.
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