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Harneys
The Cayman Islands is the leading jurisdiction for the offshore investment funds industry due to its combination of flexible and appropriate regulation, an approachable and effective regulator...
Harneys
The Cayman Islands Director Registration and Licensing Law came into force in 2014, requiring directors of Cayman "covered entities" to register or become licenced by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority.
Harneys
Along with provisions addressing certain powers and the appointment and discharge of trustees, the Amendment Law introduced a number of retrospective provisions with the objective...
Conyers Dill & Pearman
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.
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.
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...
Conyers Dill & Pearman
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.
Harneys
The purpose of this Guide is to provide an overview of the powers, duties and obligations of a director of an exempted company incorporated under the Companies Law of the Cayman Islands which is registered...
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
Partner Morven McMillan continues her discussion on the application of the English Data Protection Act in the context of dispute between trustees and beneficiaries.
Higgs & Johnson
In the case of a company carrying on a regulated business, a notice of the winding up must also be served upon the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority during this twenty-eight day period.
Higgs & Johnson
The company may send a restrictions notice to a person who has a relevant interest in the company in specified circumstances.
Campbells
The registered office service provider for each Cayman Islands company should contact the company with regard to the requirements of the Regime.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
As an update to our US FATCA, CDOT and CRS alert, the Cayman Islands Government has issued a further industry alert, confirming that the Automatic Exchange of Information Portal...
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.
Maples and Calder
Maples and Calder recently assisted aircraft leasing company Avolon Holdings Limited ("Avolon") in connection with its US$10 billion acquisition of the aircraft leasing business of CIT Group Inc.
DMS Governance Ltd
Amendments to Cayman legislation for corporate entities (including LLCs) have been put in place in order to facilitate the establishment of a regime permitting more rapid searches of beneficial ownership...
Harneys
This guide outlines the procedure for a voluntary liquidation of a solvent Cayman Islands exempted company and the duties of its liquidator.
Harneys
The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Law (the Law) gives third parties the ability to enforce contractual rights expressly granted to them in Cayman Islands law governed contracts to which...
Harneys
Any Cayman Islands exempted company (the most common Cayman corporate vehicle limited by shares) may be registered as a segregated portfolio company (an SPC) under the Cayman Islands...
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Maples and Calder
Maples and Calder recently assisted aircraft leasing company Avolon Holdings Limited ("Avolon") in connection with its US$10 billion acquisition of the aircraft leasing business of CIT Group Inc.
Harneys
One of the reasons why the Cayman Islands is a leading offshore jurisdiction is the flexibility of Cayman Islands companies law.
Higgs & Johnson
The company may send a restrictions notice to a person who has a relevant interest in the company in specified circumstances.
Walkers
Cayman Islands trust law is based on a body of English law which has developed over many hundreds of years.
Cayman Islands Government
Corporate administrators in the Cayman Islands have a new, more efficient online tool for submitting company information to the Registrar of Companies
Walkers
In a recent case before the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands Walkers, along with Robert Levy QC as leading counsel, has successfully argued that a dissenting shareholder in proceedings...
Maples and Calder
The Cayman Islands Grand Court has delivered its ruling in Re Shanda Games Limited (FSD 14 of 2016, 25 April 2017, Segal J).
Harneys
Any Cayman Islands exempted company (the most common Cayman corporate vehicle limited by shares) may be registered as a segregated portfolio company (an SPC) under the Cayman Islands...
Maples and Calder
The Cayman Islands recently introduced a new, flexible, hybrid entity, the limited liability company (each an "LLC"), that is subject to the Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016 (the "LLC Law").
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The Cayman Islands has recently passed legislation requiring certain Cayman Islands corporate entities to maintain beneficial ownership registers at their registered offices ...
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.
Harneys
This guide outlines the procedure for a voluntary liquidation of a solvent Cayman Islands exempted company and the duties of its liquidator.
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