Marc Seddon : Advisory

11 October 2021

Definitions of “Benefit” - Jersey’s Royal Court offers Useful Guidance on Trusts and Non-Financial Benefits

The Royal Court of Jersey has recently provided helpful guidance in relation to what it means to pro...

16 August 2021

JFSC Consults on Widening Civil Financial Penalty Scope and Streamlined Decision-Making Process

Changes proposed by the Jersey Financial Services Commission (“JFSC”) will enable the regulator ...

23 October 2020

Arpettaz - Factors for Consideration in Applications for Beddoe Relief

The Royal Court of Jersey has recently provided fresh and useful guidance in relation to seeking app...

01 April 2019

Walkers Jersey LLP Formation - ‘Walkers (Jersey) LLP’

Walkers’ Jersey office is pleased to notify clients that we will be trading as ‘Walkers (Jersey)...

19 February 2018

The Royal Court of Jersey Exercises its Discretion to Help a Trustee Out of a “Bit of a Mess”

In the recent case of In the matter of the Number 1 C Trust ...

12 December 2017

In the matter of the L Trust: a textbook mistake/Hastings-Bass application

There’s something for both trust litigators and non-contentious practitioners in this recent judgm...

02 August 2017

Royal Court Provides Guidance to Companies that Make Distributions

The Royal Court has, for the first time, provided helpful guidance as to the need to provide the Cou...

13 October 2015

Helpful Consideration of the Duties of Fiduciaries Exercising Powers of Appointment

On 23 September 2015 the Royal Court gave judgment in In the matter of the Representation of Jasmine...

04 August 2015

In the Matter of the Representation of IFM Corporate Trustees Limited [2015] JRC 160 - An interesting case concerning the rectification of a Trust

On 31st July 2015, the Royal Court gave judgment in In the matter of the Representation of IFM Corpo...

12 June 2015

In the matter of Schroder Cayman Bank and Trust Company Limited and Schroder Trust AG [2015] JRC 125

On 27th April 2015, the Royal Court of Jersey heard an application concerning the validity of certai...