British Virgin Islands
The BVI Commercial Court provided welcome guidance on the standing of an appointing party to interfere in a receivership.
Exential Investments Inc. (the "Company") formed part of a group of companies (the "Exential Group") that operated a Ponzi scheme between 2011 and 2016.
The British Virgin Islands government entered into two contracts with Global Water Associates Ltd for a water reclamation treatment plant, one to design and build it, and the other to manage...
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
In a recent judgment issued by the English Commercial Court in Pipia v BGEO Group Limited  EWHC 402, it has been held that, initially, the parent company does not have automatically...
More than 120 countries have made face coverings compulsory in public. There is no question that personal protective equipment plays a central role in our strategies to confront the global COVID-19 pandemic.
In MC v. SC  HKCFI 2337, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (Court) addressed an application for leave to appeal on a question of law arising out of an arbitral award on the basis...
Hedge fund managers, private equity sponsors and other asset managers as well as brokers, dealers, wealth managers and other providers of investment services and investment products are often keen...
The Sovereign Group
Hong Kong has had a lot to contend with over the last 18 months including country-wide protest action, Covid-19, the US-China trade war, not to mention the new National Security Laws and US
It is not unusual for employees within a group of companies to be employed by one company within the group to perform work at or for other group companies.
Isle of Man
DQ Advocates is a leading Isle of Man-based law firm with an international reach, offering a full range of legal, regulatory and tax services to a local and global client base.
Collas Crill has made a number of promotions in the Channel Islands across its fee-earners and business services team.
Mifsud & Mifsud Advocates
The law makes a difference between endorsed bills of exchange and those which are not endorsed. This was held in a judgement delivered by Mr Justice Robert Mangion on 1 September 2020 in...
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
A newly announced legal notice will allow those in possession of a temporary emphyteusis on a commercial premises expiring after the 31st of August, to renew their concession for an extended term.
United Arab Emirates
This article by Property Lawyers of Dubai seeks to explore various provisions made available for commercial and residential tenants during the pandemic and what are the possible relief measures.
A sale and purchase agreement (SPA) is a most utilized contract/agreement in language in business exchanges particularly in the land division.
Our economy constantly bled for several months due to severe impact of coronavirus and world is trying its best to recover from the damage sustained.
Corporate legal counselors in UAE are generally the ones who are dealing with commercial and business disputes between two corporations or an individual and a corporation established...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On 1 June 2020, Federal Law No. 4 of 2020 on Securing Rights over Moveable Assets (the "New Law") of the United Arab Emirates (the "UAE") came into effect...
It is indeed impossible to ignore the impact of COVID-19 on construction sector, especially in UAE which has lately been the hub...
On August 13, 2020, Israel and the United Arab Emirates (the "UAE") announced a landmark peace deal – dubbed the "Abraham Accord."