Corporate Advice

Our highly experienced Corporate Team provides expert legal advice on a full range of corporate matters including:

    • Cross border joint venture transactions
    • Solvent group re-organisations via scheme of arrangement
    • Acquisition and disposal of shares and business assets
    • Redomiciliation of corporate vehicles from other jurisdictions to the Cayman Islands
    • Migration of corporate vehicles from the Cayman Islands to other jurisdictions
    • Shareholders' rights, including unfair prejudice, derivative actions and class actions
    • Fiduciary duty issues for directors of companies and general partners of limited partnerships

Related Publications

'Fair Value' under Cayman Merger Law Regime - Court Ruling on Minority Discount 9 May 2018 'Fair Value' under Cayman Merger Law Regime - Court Ruling on Minority Discount The Cayman Islands have been the leading offshore jurisdiction for merger and acquisition (M&A) activity over the last few years, with a steady flow of over USD77bn in combined value of target companies for 2016 and 2017, and a peak of over USD115bn Read More
THE CAYMAN ISLANDS' ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS (2018 REVISION) - HOW WILL IT AFFECT CAYMAN FUNDS? 23 Apr 2018 THE CAYMAN ISLANDS' ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS (2018 REVISION) - HOW WILL IT AFFECT CAYMAN FUNDS? The Anti-Money Laundering Regulations (2018 Revision) of the Cayman Islands (AML Regulations), have expanded the scope of Cayman Islands anti-money laundering regime Read More
Top Ten Best Practices for an ICO Founders’ Team:  A View from the Cayman Islands 28 Mar 2018 Top Ten Best Practices for an ICO Founders’ Team: A View from the Cayman Islands In a research paper on initial coin offerings (“ICOs”) published in December 2017 , it was noted that fewer projects had reached their financing goals in November 2017 than in the previous months. Read More
Overview of Cayman Islands law governing mutual funds - Q&A 23 Mar 2018 Overview of Cayman Islands law governing mutual funds - Q&A Overview of Cayman Islands law governing mutual funds - Q&A Read More
Cayman’s new AML/CFT regime 7 Feb 2018 Cayman’s new AML/CFT regime Discussion of why Cayman authorities needed to revamp/update the existing AML regulations and what was the catalyst Read More
New Enforcement Powers for CIMA are now in Force 17 Jan 2018 New Enforcement Powers for CIMA are now in Force New Enforcement Powers for CIMA to impose Administrative Fines on Cayman Islands’ Regulated Funds and Investment Managers are now in Force. Read More
Guidance for Directors registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority under The Directors Registration and Licensing Law 6 Nov 2017 Guidance for Directors registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority under The Directors Registration and Licensing Law Guidance for Directors registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority under The Directors Registration and Licensing Law Read More
Foundation Companies can now be incorporated in the Cayman Islands 26 Oct 2017 Foundation Companies can now be incorporated in the Cayman Islands With effect from 19 October 2017, it is possible to incorporate Foundation Companies in the Cayman Islands. Read More

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