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30 September 2021

Jersey Wills & Probate – Varying Inheritances In Jersey After Death

When someone dies, executors or administrators are tasked with the distribution of the estate in acc...

01 July 2021

Constructive Trusts of Immovable Property – Guernsey and Jersey Law’s Differing Paths

A constructive trust is an equitable remedy imposed at the discretion of a court. It benefits a part...

07 April 2021

Obtaining Evidence in Jersey or Guernsey for Use in Foreign Proceedings

We are seeing inquiries about the legal processes for obtaining evidence in Jersey or Guernsey for u...

24 March 2021

Asset Tracing in Guernsey and Jersey

Unlike some other jurisdictions, such as England and Wales, pre-action disclosure is not generally a...

09 November 2020

The Taxman Cometh - Issues to Consider when Served by the Comptroller of Taxes in Jersey with a Notice to Produce Tax Information

Over the 12 months prior to the COVID-19 pandemic we advised on a number of matters where tax inform...

22 July 2020

Contract Issues- A Customary Law Look at the Common Law Defences of Force Majeure and Frustration

Businesses in the Channel Islands are now starting to resume normal operations as much as possible. ...

29 April 2020

Guidance for Directors of Jersey, Guernsey and BVI Companies in Extraordinary Economic Circumstances

We are living in challenging times, arguably far more challenging than in 2008 given the supply and ...

22 April 2020

The Times They Are a Changin’ - Jersey & Guernsey Trustees Facing Diminishing Asset Values and Cash Flow

Any asset holding structure, the purpose of which is to maintain and grow asset values and income, w...

17 February 2020

English Pre-Pack Appeal Changes the Game for Directors – Perspectives from Insolvency Lawyers in Jersey, Guernsey and Ireland

The spotlight is now back on the role of directors in pre-pack deals following the English High Cour...

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...