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

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
Cayman Islands Legal Perspective on the Regulation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) 18 Oct 2017 Cayman Islands Legal Perspective on the Regulation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), used during the past few years as a source of raising capital for early stage blockchain projects, have started to appear in the financial and/or IT media during the last couple of years that they now seem Read More
Top Ten Risks for the Crypto-Currency Investor:  A View from the Cayman Islands 7 Sep 2017 Top Ten Risks for the Crypto-Currency Investor: A View from the Cayman Islands The rise of the financial technology businesses in recent years brings new legal issues, requiring entrepreneurs, investors and professional advisors to carefully monitor and adapt to new regulatory developments as well as developing case law... Read More
Consolidation of Dissenters' Rights under Cayman Islands Merger Law 23 Aug 2017 Consolidation of Dissenters' Rights under Cayman Islands Merger Law In an interim judgement issued on 26th January 2017 the Court decided that interim payments pursuant to the Grand Court Rules (G.C.R.) could be requested by dissenting shareholders and granted by the Court... Read More
The New Cayman Islands Trademarks Regime Goes Live 14 Aug 2017 The New Cayman Islands Trademarks Regime Goes Live In the previous issue of our series of legal insights on owning intellectual property (IP) through a Cayman Islands corporate structure, we presented a brief overview of the new trademark registration process Read More
Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the Cayman Islands 3 Aug 2017 Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the Cayman Islands The Foreign Judgments Reciprocal Enforcement Law (1996 Revision) (the “Law”) allows a judgment creditor to apply for the judgment to be registered in the Grand Court... Read More
Insolvency in the Cayman Islands – setting aside antecedent transactions 24 Jul 2017 Insolvency in the Cayman Islands – setting aside antecedent transactions In certain circumstances the official liquidator of a Cayman company may be able to take action to recover assets which have been transferred in the run up to the company’s insolvency. Read More

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