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30 October 2020

Walkers Excels in 2020 IFLR Rankings

Walkers has once again displayed its market-leading strength with 61 lawyers and 19 practice areas r...

30 October 2020

Walkers Announces 2020 Promotions: Asia & Middle East Boasts 11 Promotions Across its Three Offices

Walkers is pleased to announce that 32 attorneys across its global offices have been promoted in Wal...

28 October 2020

Supreme Court of Bermuda Expands Use of Remote Hearings

For commercial litigation and cross-border insolvency matters, it is very much ‘business as usual...

26 October 2020

Walkers Named #1 Global CLO Market Offshore Service Provider in Creditflux's CLO Census

Walkers Professional Services (WPS) is pleased to announce that for a third consecutive year, we hav...

15 October 2020

Majority Ruling of UK Supreme Court Sheds Light on Questions Concerning Law of Arbitration Agreements

In arbitration proceedings, the question as to which law governs the arbitration agreement when the ...

06 October 2020

Updates to the Cayman Islands Companies Law and LLC Law

The Companies Law (as amended) and the Limited Liability Companies Law (as amended) of the Cayman Is...

06 October 2020

EU recognition of Cayman Islands tax cooperation and removal from Annex I list

The European Union (“EU”) has announced that the Cayman Islands has been removed from Annex I of...

06 October 2020

Walkers Welcomes Partner Shamar Ennis to the Hong Kong office

Walkers is pleased to announce the addition of Shamar Ennis as a partner in its Finance and Corporat...

01 October 2020

Cayman Islands: Update on Automatic Exchange of Information – New CRS Compliance Form

As mentioned in our previous advisory, the DITC has provided the industry with the advance release o...

29 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 5: Relations with CIMA and Investors

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...