News - Locations: Cayman Islands
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20 Sep 2017
Dale Crowley, Wanda Ebanks, Shari McField and Barnabas Finnigan provide an overview of aviation law in the Cayman Islands, including local registration, international finance transactions, emerging trends and the year in review. This chapter formed part of the fifth edition of The Aviation Law Review, published by Law Business Research in August 2017.
20 Sep 2017
In a decision that will reassure investors in Cayman Islands investment funds and other vehicles, the Grand Court has shown its willingness to facilitate the investigation of legitimate concerns raised during a voluntary liquidation.
The decision is the first written ruling on the Court's power to defer the dissolution of a Cayman Islands company in voluntary liquidation under section 151(3) of the Companies Law and also considers the Court's power to bring a voluntary liquidation under the Court's supervision in the context of an investigation into possible wrongdoing.
20 Sep 2017
In this insightful piece, Jack Marriott discusses the misconceptions around using British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands companies and the reasons why using these jurisdictions has proven so popular.
This article first appeared in Law Today Magazine, the first international publication in Egypt and the MENA region dedicated to the legal industry. It provides news and insights into the market for legal and commercial experts in the industry.
18 Sep 2017
Morven McMillan provides expert legal commentary on the key issues for high net worth individuals and important legal developments as in relation to the Cayman Islands. Her contribution formed part of the Chambers and Partners Private Wealth 2017 guide and covered 19 jurisdictions.
This article first appeared in the Chambers and Partners Private Wealth 2017 guide, published in May 2017.
14 Sep 2017
Following the closure of its AEOI Portal, the Cayman Islands Department for International Tax Cooperation has issued an advisory dated 13 September 2017, announcing its approach to dealing with prior and new information requests and enquiries emailed to its AEOI Portal mailbox.