Read our latest articles, thought leadership, press releases, updates and announcements.
The information within these articles contains opinions and / or pieces of thought leadership.
They do not purport to be comprehensive or to render legal advice.
24 Dec 2018
In this article partner Abraham Thoppil examines certain aspects of cryptoassets that directors and investment managers of Cayman funds consider as part of their strategy for investment in cryptoassets.
21 Dec 2018
In this article Martin Livingston, Adam Huckle and Adrian Davey provide an overview of the Cayman Islands' Anti- Corruption Law and Anti-Corruption Commission, key bribery offences, recent enforcement activity, and proposed reforms for the future. Their contribution formed part of the 6th Edition of Global Legal Insights - Bribery & Corruption, which covered 29 jurisdictions.
This article first appeared in the Sixth Edition of Global Legal Insights - Bribery & Corruption; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London in December 2019.
7 Dec 2018
The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority has released updated Guidance Notes on the Prevention and Detection of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing in the Cayman Islands.
4 Dec 2018
Legal 500 has released its 2019 Caribbean guide and Maples and Calder has secured 11 practice group rankings across its British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands offices. The firm continues to achieve high rankings in both the individual lawyer and practice group categories, with 69 lawyers recommended in this edition.
9 Nov 2018
Maples and Calder acted for the applicant creditor in the successful restructuring of Schahin II Finance Company (SPV) Limited, a Cayman Islands note issuing vehicle, in order to inject US$15 million of debtor in possession ("DIP") priority rescue finance. This is one of the first times a scheme has been used to provide DIP rescue finance and may signal the start of a new trend in light of the Noble decision from the English High Court which followed hot on the heels of Schahin.