The aviation industry has been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
IPOs of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) have boomed in 2020 and Bermuda is ideally placed to provide an offshore domicile for these acquisition vehicles.
This briefing provides a summary of a number of recent changes to laws and regulations which have been enacted in the Cayman Islands over the last quarter which impact, or will impact, Cayman Islands funds.
The Cayman Islands has long been known and trusted by Chinese nationals as a jurisdiction to establish corporate and fund vehicles for outbound business investments from China or Hong Kong.
On 16 October 2020, the Cayman Government gazetted regulations bringing into effect its Global Citizen programme
Further to our previous update, the Guidance on Economic Substance for Geographically Mobile Activities (the "Guidance") supporting The International Tax Co-operation...
The closest Chinese equivalent to the English idiom of ‘sticking one's head in the sand' is ‘covering one's ears to steal bells'.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
The creation of a mortgage under Cypriot law is not allowed on vessels registered parallel-in in the Register of Cyprus Ships.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
Το στάδιο της επιβολής της ποινής μπορεί να χαρακτηριστεί και ως ο «ακρογωνιαίος λίθος της ποινι_
The "EU Regulation 2019/452 establishing a framework for the screening of foreign direct investments into the Union" (the "Regulation") on the grounds of security and public order has come into...
Guernsey continues its focus on green finance and sustainable initiatives by considering a green investment discount for life insurer capital requirements.
It is increasingly common for employers and employees in Hong Kong to agree cessation terms. In such cases, an employee may be asked to enter into a separation agreement.
As we approach the bonus season, many employers in Hong Kong will be looking back on an unusual year to work out what bonus, if any, to award their employees.
On 20 October 2020, the Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") issued a "Dear Chair" Letter to industry outlining the findings of its review of the implementation by Irish fund management companies of the Central ...
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
In the current COVID-19 reality, Parliament recommences following the summer recess, bringing about the annual Budget, setting the scene for the year 2021.
Typically, Competition law regulates anti-competitive conduct by companies within a pre-defined market. In doing so, Competition law will seek to ensure that firms and players in a market interact
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
On 19 October 2020 the Malta Budget for the year 2021 was presented to the Parliament of Malta.
The Minister for Finance and Financial Services presented the Budget 2021 on 19th October 2020 in the House of Representatives of Malta.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
One such provision will revise the existing requirement that a debtor commences procedures to declare bankruptcy if in distress.