Insolvency & Dispute Resolution : Advisory

30 September 2022

Pre-enforcement Steps and Enforcement Action Under Bermuda, BVI and Cayman Law

The full strength of the economic headwinds facing the UK economy is not yet clear, but a helpful re...

28 September 2022

Enforcement of Foreign Wills in the BVI

As part of our series looking at recent BVI and Cayman Islands cases affecting the Middle East we lo...

21 September 2022

End of Court Year Case Digest: Irish Insolvency & Restructuring Judgments

As another Irish Court year will soon commence, now is an opportune time to look back at some of the...

14 September 2022

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act 2022 - Summary of Key Changes

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act revisions effective 1 January 2023 The BVI Business Companies...

12 September 2022

Is cryptocurrency likely to be accepted by the Cayman Islands and BVI Courts as a form of security?

As part of our series looking at the potential impact of recent cases on the future decisions of the...

06 September 2022

Can the controllers of crypto exchanges in offshore jurisdictions be held liable for the funds stolen by crypto fraudsters through those exchanges?

Courts in offshore jurisdictions have started to adopt the decisions of the English Courts when gran...

02 September 2022

Cayman Islands: When are relevant documents in the “power” of a litigant and therefore discoverable?

Under Order 24, rule 1 of the Grand Court Rules (“GCR”), a party is required to give discovery o...

16 August 2022

Offshore Litigation And Hong Kong Seated Arbitrations

Bermudan, British Virgin Islands (“BVI”) and Cayman Islands companies are frequently used as inv...

01 August 2022

Introduction of the New Cayman Islands Restructuring Officer Regime

The much-anticipated and welcome reforms to the Cayman Islands restructuring and insolvency legislat...

20 July 2022

Judgment on Declaratory Relief in Cayman Islands Insolvent Liquidation Proceedings

A recent decision of Kawaley J sitting in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the “Grand Court...