Fraser Hern : Advisory

10 June 2020

BVI Court of Appeal Overturns Black Swan

In a judgment handed down on Friday 29 May 2020 in Broad Idea International Limited v Convoy Collate...

17 April 2020

Enforcement of Jersey Security

The secured lending market is very familiar with structures involving Jersey entities, including com...

13 April 2020

Getting to the New Normal - Finding Solutions in Challenging Times

Much has been written in the past few weeks about how the world, or a particular region of it, is fa...

15 November 2019

Court of Appeal Provides Clarity on the Weight to be Accorded to the Views of Shareholders on the Identity of Liquidators

The Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands has confirmed that once it has been established that a sol...

25 July 2019

Respecting Stakeholder Wishes

The Grand Court confirms that the "golden thread" of insolvency law is woven into the fabric of Sect...

07 September 2018

Back-to-back Redemptions in Cayman Islands Master/Feeder Investment Fund Structures

A recent judgment of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (Grand Court) has raised a number of impo...

03 August 2012

The Cayman Islands’ New Arbitration Law

Arbitration has in the past decade or so become increasingly popular around the world as a method of...

20 September 2017

Restructuring Ocean Rig - Treading Ultra-Deep Water in the Cayman Islands

The Cayman Court recently sanctioned schemes of arrangement for four companies within the Ocean Rig ...

24 August 2016

When Shall Sometimes Means May...

...The Tension Between Agreements To Arbitrate And Winding Up Proceedings.   One of the key d...

11 August 2016

Investors' Claims for Unpaid Redemption Proceeds in the Winding Up of Cayman Islands Investment Funds

A recent judgment of the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal (Michael Pearson (in his capacity as Additio...