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Update On Cayman Islands Supervisory Inspections
This advisory provides a summary of the key points only and we would be happy to advise in further detail if required.
Cayman Islands
17 Apr 2019
Acts Of Perversity: When A Liquidator's Decision May Be Overturned In The British Virgin Islands
The appointment of a liquidator is a significant occurrence in the life of a BVI company.
Cayman Islands
25 Jan 2019
Central Bank Of Ireland Investment Firm Corporate Governance
The Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") has published its Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms and Market Operators 2018 (the "Requirements").
16 Nov 2018
Ireland To Introduce Individual Accountability Regime
Recent speeches by the Central Bank of Ireland's Director of Enforcement (August 2018) and the Director of Securities and Markets Supervision (September 2018) highlight proposals for the adoption of policy ...
25 Sep 2018
Corporate Governance 2018 - Bermuda
The main corporate entities in Bermuda are private companies limited by shares. There are two types of private companies limited by shares:
17 Aug 2018
Overcoming Majority Rule: The Minority Oppression Remedy In Bermuda
The notion of majority rule is the basis on which almost all corporate affairs proceed. This concept reflects the doctrine of corporate democracy ...
27 Jul 2018
Investment Funds Observations 2017 - Part Three
From our vantage point as advisers to many of the world's top hedge fund managers, broad market forces flow through to our instructions, and ultimately drive many of the terms of the funds we advise.
Cayman Islands
13 Dec 2017
Exempted Companies - June 2017
An exempted company (a "Company") is the most commonly used type of Cayman Islands company for international transactions. This note describes certain features of a Company.
Cayman Islands
26 Jun 2017
100 Days Of Cayman Islands Limited Liability Companies
21 October marks 100 days since the introduction of the Cayman Islands Limited Liability Companies Law. Over 100 Cayman Islands LLCs have been registered within this first 100 days...
Cayman Islands
24 Jan 2017
Special Purpose Vehicles | Set Cruise Control And Forget?
Credit Suisse released an excellent research paper at Davos this year entitled "How Corporate Governance Matters". Coming at the end of a flurry of corporate governance scandals that were operatic in colour and scale, . . .
Cayman Islands
11 Jan 2017
Duties And Liabilities Of General Partners
This memorandum provides a summary of the duties and liabilities of the general partner (the "GP") of an Exempted Limited Partnership (an "ELP") registered under the laws of the Cayman Islands.
Cayman Islands
2 Jun 2016
BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015
The BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015 has been published in the BVI's Official Gazette.
British Virgin Islands
17 Nov 2015
The Privy Council Provides Guidance On The Use Of Share Register Rectification Claims To Determine Title To Shares
Walkers is often asked to advise on the extent to which section 43 of the BVI Business Companies Act 2004 ("BCA") can be relied on to determine disputes concerning legal title to shares.
British Virgin Islands
26 Oct 2015
Derivative Actions
A Brief Summary of the Remedies Available in the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands.
British Virgin Islands
5 Aug 2015
Duties And Liabilities Of Directors Of Cayman Islands Companies
This Memorandum provides a summary of duties and liabilities of directors of companies incorporated under the laws of the Cayman Islands.
Cayman Islands
28 May 2008
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