British Virgin Islands
What are the repercussions, if any, of a respondent's failure to challenge a statutory demand in respect to its ability to oppose a subsequent winding up petition?
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) instigated entry restrictions for all visitors in mid-March and is currently operating a full lockdown system for all residents, apart from essential workers.
Ogier has successfully represented the applicants in a BVI scheme of arrangement for a debt restructuring, as part of a $1.5 billion global restructuring, demonstrating the ability of our transactional and dispute...
Ogier's Cayman Islands Restructuring and Corporate Recovery team routinely acts on cross-border liquidations, receiverships and restructurings involving overseas insolvency practitioners and clients...
The Cayman Government has restricted entry to the Island since mid-March and is currently operating a curfew system day and night for residents other than essential workers, with the..
Hassans' Partner Nigel Feetham QC takes a look at the risk of insolvency for businesses in the current coronavirus crisis and the new measures governments...
Whether as a result of the influence of social media and in particular the speed at which information (as well as misinformation) travels, most governments' communication efforts...
The States of Guernsey imposed enforced a 14 day self-isolation period for all entrants to the Bailiwick of Guernsey from 19 March, and imposed a lockdown system for all residents, apart from...
In the current period of flux, lenders should review their finance documents regarding protections and/or vulnerabilities; and where exposed to industries particularly affected by the COVID-19
Private wealth structures are not immune from insolvency. Here we examine the Jersey and Guernsey position from the trustee's perspective and consider the issues with which a trustee
Jersey is a popular international finance centre because it is well regulated, creditor friendly and has modern and flexible legislation. It is home to a large number of asset holding vehicles...
Jersey imposed travel restrictions in response to the Coronavirus crisis in March 2020 and has been operating a full lockdown for all residents, apart from essential workers, since 30 March.
Désastre proceedings are a Court initiated insolvency procedure that is used to liquidate an insolvent company.
If a company is insolvent, it is either not able to pay its debts as they fall due, or its assets are less than its liabilities.
As governments around the world look to bring forward packages of measures to help companies deal with COVID-19 related insolvency issues.
Luxembourg is one of the leading domiciles worldwide for international investment portfolio acquisition vehicles.
Luxembourg went into full Coronavirus lockdown on March 16. By the ministerial decree of 16 March 2020, the State narrowed down the movement of citizens to the essential activities...
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Insurance Authority recently published the Insurance Authority Board of Directors' Resolution No. 18 of 2020 on Electronic Insurance Regulations dated 27 April 2020...
In the current economic climate, there is a pressing need for cross-jurisdictional co-operation when it comes to the Courts'
Much has been written in the past few weeks about how the world, or a particular region of it, is facing a financial recession as deep as, or even deeper than, what was faced in 2007-09. But the comparisons and statistics...