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British Virgin Islands
Maples Group
A recent decision of the British Virgin Islands ("BVI") Commercial Court has seen The Honourable Justice Jack (Ag) clarify the 'aggrieved person' test for an interloper seeking...
Cayman Islands
Special purpose vehicles (SPVs) are commonly employed in cross-border and structured finance transactions, as well as in asset finance transactions.
The Grand Court has recently provided helpful clarification as to the appropriate test to be applied when a dispute arises over the identity of the insolvency practitioners proposed to be appointed by a creditor or the company.
The long-term global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be far-reaching.
European Union
Carey Olsen
Carey Olsen is proud to have sponsored the 7th annual INSOL International Channel Islands Seminar which took place in Jersey on 14 September 2021.
The Channel Islands of Guernsey and Jersey did not introduce emergency insolvency legislation as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and do not presently have ...
Collas Crill
There are two ways in which the Guernsey Royal Court can provide assistance to foreign insolvency practitioners...
Hong Kong
In Singularis, as is well known, the Privy Council Board considered the doctrine of modified universalism whereby, broadly speaking, a court will give such assistance as it can to foreign insolvency proceedings, ...
On 14 May 2021, a cooperation mechanism was established between the Mainland and Hong Kong in the form of the Record of Meeting of the Supreme People's Court and the Government of the Hong Kong...
Dillon Eustace
This guide is of interest to local and international lawyers, general counsel counsel and senior executives, wanting to understand the key elements of insolvency procedures in Ireland.
It was announced in July that the Government of Jersey is seeking to amend the Companies (Jersey) Law 1991 (the Companies Law), to introduce a process whereby a creditor can apply to the court for an insolvent company
Loyens & Loeff
A year ago, the Luxembourg government announced the introduction of a new type of guarantee which was intended to better meet the needs of the market in terms of certainty and robustness.
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
In the following series of articles, Barry Greenberg provides the reader with a comprehensive look at bankruptcy proceedings in the UAE, from beginning to end.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The rise in the number of companies facing severe financial distress is an unavoidable fact of today's economic market.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Certain enhanced protections of debtors under the UAE Bankruptcy Law – Federal Law No. 9 of 2016 – which were previously put into place on an emergency basis in response to the Covid pandemic, have now expired.
Hassan Elhais
It is important that you develop the habit of being aware of the relevance of your credit report and also develop a habit of regularly checking the same.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The legal and regulatory landscape is constantly evolving, meaning businesses have to remain agile in order to continue to progress.
Jones Day
The mechanism set out in "The Supreme People's Court's Opinion on Taking Forward a Pilot Measure in relation to the Recognition of and Assistance to Insolvency Proceedings in the Hong Kong Special...
Rosalind Nicholson, a partner with Walkers in the BVI, and John Crook, a senior associate in Hong Kong, analyse recent developments in cross-border recognition in Bermuda, Cayman and the BVI.
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