Insolvency & Dispute Resolution : Article

10 February 2020

Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Classic Clash over Trustee Removal and Replacement

Many trust disputes are not about what a trustee may or may not have done but about who should or sh...

15 January 2020

Getting the Deal Through | Asset Recovery | Ireland 2020

Walkers (Ireland) partner Gavin Smith and of counsel William Greensmyth have provided their jurisdic...

23 December 2019

Burning Questions – Grand Court considers the effectiveness of "Firewall Legislation"

In an unreported judgment of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the "Grand Court") In the Matter...

17 December 2019

Walkers Special Issue 2019 – International Corporate Rescue

We are delighted to share with you this special publication containing offshore insolvency and restr...

04 December 2019

Validation Orders: the current state of play in the Cayman Islands

ValidationThe Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the "Grand Court") in the matter of China Shanshui ...

23 October 2019

Walking the Tightrope Between Agreements to Arbitrate and Winding Up Proceedings: Differing Approaches in Onshore and Offshore Jurisdictions

In recent years, the courts have sought to strike a balance between upholding contractual agreements...

22 October 2019

Onshore restructuring vulnerable to offshore SPV insolvency proceedings

In the prevailing economic climate, an increasing number of large corporate groups have occasion to ...

02 September 2019

What's in a Claim? The Art of Constructing Arbitration Clauses

In an unreported judgment of the Civil Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands dated 26 Au...

02 September 2019

Getting the Deal Through | Dispute Resolution | Bermuda

Bermuda partner Nicole Tovey and senior associate Kai Musson have provided their jurisdictional know...

14 August 2019

Beddoe applications: What happens if a trustee forgets to apply?

The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands and the High Court in England and Wales have recently consider...