Bermuda has amended the Trusts (Special Provisions) Act 1989 to modernise its ‘firewall' provisions and to introduce flexibility and clarity with respect to excluding illegitimate children from...
To say 2020 has been a challenging year for many would be an understatement. The onset
of COVID-19 saw significant hardships for millions of people globally and the economic
The Cayman Islands has long been known and trusted by Chinese nationals as a jurisdiction to establish corporate and fund vehicles for outbound business investments from China or Hong Kong.
Estate planning for high net worth clients is increasingly a cross-border exercise: with personal and business interests spanning the globe, close attention must be paid to the rules of succession...
Paha Law Firm
This article addresses the provisions of the Wills and Succession Law, Cap 192 regarding the right of UK citizens to freely dispose their estate via a Will...
Kajal Aswani and Chantelle Woo have written an article on cross-border divorce and disputes relating to child custody for Hong Kong Economic Times – TOPick...
Planning to have a small ceremony here and another one overseas? Here's what you need to know…
Hong Kong, with its colonial connection to the United Kingdom before the 1997 handover, continues to be a popular city for British expatriates to come to explore opportunities.
Upon divorce, the Hong Kong Court has the power to make orders for financial provision between spouses. In making such orders...
Dealing with the breakdown of a relationship is never easy.
Since early 2020, the world has been experiencing an unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic which is affecting many aspects of people's lives, including travelling plans...
Building and protecting your vision of success extends beyond your generation. Most people are familiar with the importance of having a Will.
Throughout my career as a family law specialist, I've overseen countless divorce cases. And unfortunately, this means that I've also observed many of my clients repeating the same mistakes.
Changing client expectations around philanthropy and ethical investment have been making a significant impact on the day-to-day work of private wealth advisers for some time.
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Clyde-Smith and Jurats Blampied and Thomas
Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates
Proved physical and psychological violence in marriage is a cause for separation and the court has the discretion apply a number of sanctions.
We are glad that you have decided to carry out a planning of your estate and you will surely be wondering where to start.
First of all, it is important to define what an estate is.
United Arab Emirates
The family unit is certainly not a static establishment.
Foundations have become a popular option for regional wealth structuring and succession planning in the UAE.