British Virgin Islands : News

19 May 2020

Walkers Acts on 3 Major Norwegian Cruise Line Transactions

Walkers is pleased to announce that it has acted as offshore counsel to Norwegian Cruise Line Holdin...

15 May 2020

Walkers Cited by Global Turnaround on Current Bermuda, BVI & Cayman Court Systems

Cayman and the BVI are home to thousands of financing vehicles and funds of every kind from all over...

29 April 2020

An Update on the Offshore Funds Landscape

There have been a number of changes to the offshore funds landscape in recent months. Our global tea...

27 April 2020

Walkers contributes six chapters to Chambers FinTech Practice Guide 2020

Walkers has provided six chapters to Chambers and Partners FinTech Practice Guide 2020. The guides ...

27 April 2020

Chambers Global Practice Guide 2020: Fintech – BVI: Law and Practice

Partners Lucy Frew and Oliver Bell and senior counsel Lodewijk van Setten have authored the "BVI Law...

08 April 2020

有关英属维尔京群岛、百慕大和开曼群岛法院之服務開放的最新情况

在这前所未有的时刻,各国政府正采取措施以应对 COVID-19 带来的持续威胁,...

16 March 2020

BVI: ICLG Mergers & Acquisitions 2020

Walkers partners Patrick Ormond and Matthew Cowman have teamed up with Global Legal Group to provide...

18 February 2020

Bearer of good news: BVI Court rules on survival of power to convert bearer shares

In a recent decision, Sempacher Foundation v Lark Service Inc. & Others (BVIHC (Com) 2018/0027) ("Se...

17 February 2020

Walkers #1 in Chambers for Most Ranked Offshore Practice Areas

Walkers maintains its stance as the go-to offshore law firm in the 2020 Chambers and Partners' Globa...

13 February 2020

BVI: Introduction of Registration Regime for Closed-Ended Funds - Summary

On 31 December 2019, the British Virgin Islands government enacted the Securities and Investment Bus...