Shareholder activism is a growing trend among listed companies. Sometimes, the actions of directors are contrary to the wishes of shareholders...
Enhancements have recently been made to Bermuda's trust regulatory regime with the passing of the Trusts (Regulation of Trust Business) Amendment Act 2019 (Amendment Act)
British Virgin Islands
There is no express power conferred by the BCA upon a BVI company or its directors which would permit them unilaterally to 'correct' any entry in the register of members.
Bedell Cristin Cayman Partnership
The Court of Appeal of England and Wales ("EWCA") recently ruled in the case of Philip Barton v Timothy Gwyn-Jones and others.
The Board of the Privy Council (Board) recently handed down its judgment in Pearson v Primeo, the latest Cayman Islands decision to emanate from the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
In order to initiate the formation of a valid contract, a valid offer must be made.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
A non-profitable company / organization may be incorporated in the form of either a private company limited by guarantee or in the form of a foundation.
The provision of administrative, namely, fiduciary, trustee, corporate and related services, is a regulated activity and not freely exercised, unless relevant Licence is granted to the person providing such services.
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
On the issue of attribution of knowledge of a person to a corporate entity, Cypriot Courts have in inter alia the cases of Police v Vasili Vasileiou Case no. 15408/07, 9/06/2008, The Republic v ...
In December 2019 the Guernsey Court of Appeal handed down its decision in Molard International (PTC) Limited and Pullborough Int. Corp v Rusnano Capital AG (in liquidation)
The risk-based approach is not a new concept, and it allows businesses to develop a proportionate risk framework based on the size,
The outbreak of COVID-19 novel coronavirus has brought about disruptions to both public life and international business of an unprecedented scale.
Arendt & Medernach
Arendt Case Review is a newsletter designed by Arendt Litigation Group to inform you about recent decisions of the Luxembourg and/or European courts.
The regulator for non-banking financial services in Mauritius, the Financial Services Commission (FSC) has recently reviewed its regulatory regime.
The Registrar of Companies in Mauritius has issued a practice direction relating to the disclosure of beneficial ownership by companies and any other entities such as partnerships and...
United Arab Emirates
STA Law Firm
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ratified the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Framework in 2018.
Yet, being the most important document signed between the parties prior to any concrete contractual document.
No wonder, the concerned subject has been discussed by Lawyers in Dubai on numerous occasions.
Did you know that there are over 300 offshore companies listed on the London Stock Exchange? Or that there are more Cayman companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange...