Bermuda is an international business hub and a popular offshore domicile and is impacted by global economic factors. A prime example is the current impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on both Bermuda's economy and Bermuda's legal sphere.
British Virgin Islands
Given that the BVI is an international business and financial centre, disputes usually have a cross-jurisdictional element to them.
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands has again emphasised the central role that experts play in section 238 proceedings and that it is integral to the process
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
Το Αστικό Αδίκημα της δημόσιας και ιδιωτικής οχληρίας διέπεται από τα άρθρα 45 και 46 του Περί Αστικώ
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
The fundamental principle of the EU legal order, i.e. the "principle of supremacy of EU law", requires that EU law takes precedence over the domestic laws of the member states.
Y. Argyrides & Associates LLC
Τα τελευταία χρόνια βρισκόμαστε όλο και περισσότερο αντιμέτωποι με σοβαρά εργατικά ατυχήματα
When a dispute over rights and obligations between two parties arises, the parties may commence a civil litigation. At the end of litigation, the Court will determine whether and to what extent...
According to the Report on International Parental Child Abduction published by the Law Reform Commission of Hong Kong in April 2002, international child abduction is when a child has been wrongly removed or retained across an international border.
On 1 February 2019, the Hong Kong Arbitration and Mediation Legislation Ordinance 2017 came into force.
Two recent judgments of the High Court, dismissing proceedings for inordinate and inexcusable delay, are indicative of the courts' continuing approach to the failure to observe time limits in litigation.
Ms. Justice Leonie Reynolds handed down a decision yesterday in the case of Reilly –v- Iconic Newspapers Ltd which is very helpful for media organisations...
Private Client analysis: The trustee of the M Settlement, a Jersey law trust, applied to the court pursuant to Article 47G of the Trusts (Jersey) Law 1984 to set aside...
Baker & Partners
In the latest decision in the long-running Sheyko v Consolidated Minerals Limited litigation, the Royal Court has revised its approach to awards of pre judgment interest.
The rule in Saunders v Vautier is familiar territory for trust lawyers. In the modern world it is understood to mean that the beneficiaries of a trust, if all of full age and capacity...
Arendt & Medernach
Parliament voted unanimously for this reform with the aim of improving the efficiency of civil and commercial court proceedings. The majority of the new provisions will come into force on 16 September 2021.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
The Law of 14 September 2018 on a transparent and open administration ("the Law"), gives any person the right to obtain access to a document held by the administration...
CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo
The exequatur proceedings before the Monegasque courts is a proceedings allowing the beneficiary of a foreign court judgment to have it enforced on the Monegasque territory.
United Arab Emirates
In a simple language, "damages" are referred to as compensation paid to the claimant for a breach, loss or injury caused by another.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The main method of resolving commercial disputes is litigation before the local courts.
The Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal in Siong Beng Seng v Caldicott Worldwide Limited BVIHCMAP 2020/0020 affirmed the well-established but important principle that an appellate court should be slow to interfere with the case management decision of the lower court.