Executive Director, Sherman Taylor highlights why Bermuda is the natural domicile of choice for captive insurers in the final part of this three-part series shining a spotlight on captive insurance...
In 2018, Bermuda enacted legislation with respect to economic substance requirements for entities based in the jurisdiction.
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the S.D.N.Y. provided clarity in the Fairfield Sentry litigation on the implication of Sections 546(e) and 561(d), U.S. bankruptcy safe harbor laws,...
In the now infamous Skylar Ann Mack case, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has acceded to Ben Tonner QC's oral and written submission that the Grand Court sentence should be set aside.
Ben Tonner QC, Pramod Joshi and Sally Bowler contribute to the Legal 500 Litigation Country Comparative Guide.
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
On 3rd July 2020, the "Law which provides for the Incorporation and Operation of Small Alternative Investment Fund Managers (L.81(I)/2020)", (the "Mini-Managers Law"), came into force, creating a...
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
A protocol amending the current double tax convention between the Republic of Cyprus and the Federal Republic of Germany was signed on 19 February 2021 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
G. Vrikis & Associates LLC
As of 1 January 2021, the United Kingdom has lost all its rights and obligations as an EU Member State during the transitional period under the Exit Agreement.
While the general principle that e-signing is as valid as wet-ink signing has been of great comfort to lawyers and their clients since the impact of Covid-19,...
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
Cyprus and the United Kingdom have a history of long lasting mutually beneficial relations. UK nationals regularly choose Cyprus as a business and ...
As a result of the current lockdown in Guernsey certain tax and regulatory filing deadlines have recently changed.
In recent years, where there has been a merger involving a Cayman Islands incorporated company, it has been a popular trend for shareholders of those companies to apply to the...
The Court of Appeal has issued an interesting judgment in relation to an employment injunction where the employee had been dismissed while on probation.
The Taxation (Implementation) (International Tax Compliance) (Mandatory Disclosure Rules for CRS Avoidance Arrangements and Opaque Offshore Structures) (Jersey) Regulations 2020 (the Regulations) are expected to come into force very soon in Jersey.
Given the speed with which the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus made its way around the world, taking an immense toll on human life and the global economy, many sectors had no choice but to transform the very nature of their work
Mamo TCV Advocates
Legal Notice 59 of 2021 has amended the annual leave provisions in the Organisation of Working Time Regulations (S.L. 452.87).
Whereas the right not to be treated in a discriminatory manner is enshrined in the highest law of the land – the Constitution, measures in favour of protection against discrimination specifically...
The right to disconnect refers to a worker's right to be able to disengage from work and refrain from participating in work-related communications, such as emails and ...
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ("FATCA") and Common Reporting Standard ("CRS") reporting are becoming increasingly important in this challenging accounting era...
In our previous Africa-focussed article we looked at the development of free trade on the African continent now underpinned by The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA)...