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17 Aug 2017
Maples and Calder represented both parties to a successful application brought by a retiring security agent and trustee, under an English law governed facility agreement, for an order under section 52 (1) (a) of the BVI Trustee Act vesting in the incoming security agent and trustee, all right to sue for and recover any thing in action existing under or governed by the laws of the BVI and vested in the retiring security agent and trustee including, without limitation, the things in action comprising its purely legal rights as security agent and trustee arising under equitable mortgages and debentures granted by several debtor entities.
15 Aug 2017
As a result of a tropical wave that affected the territory of the British Virgin Islands ("BVI") last week, the Government of the BVI has now announced that the deadline for the submission of CRS reports via the BVI Financial Account Reporting System has been further extended from 18 August 2017 to 1 September 2017.
11 Aug 2017
Conor Owens, Fergal Ruane and Michael Kennedy provide a brief review of the current position, structures and approaches used for construction and project finance transactions in Ireland in the seventh edition of The Project and Construction Review published in July 2017.
8 Aug 2017
Purchasers of distressed debt have inevitably found themselves involved in legal disputes with borrowers seeking to undermine the loan purchaser's position as secured lender or at least put it on full proof of its entitlements.
4 Aug 2017
Andrew Quinn, David Burke, Peter Stapleton and William Fogarty discuss how the OECD’s Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (MLI) will affect alternative investment funds.