Corporate Advice

Our Corporate Practice Group provides expert legal advice on a full range of corporate matters including:

  • Tall office building
    • Legal due diligence reports
    • Issuing Legal Opinions
    • Cross border joint venture transactions
    • Solvent group reorganizations via scheme of arrangement
    • Acquisition and disposal of shares and business assets
    • Re-domiciliation of corporate vehicles from other jurisdictions to the Cayman Islands or to the British Virgin Islands.
    • Migration of corporate vehicles from the Cayman Islands to other jurisdictions
    • Shareholder disputes, including derivative actions and class actions
    • Fiduciary issues for directors of Cayman companies or BVI companies and general partners of limited partnerships

Related Publications

Key Features and Benefits of a BVI Approved Fund 31 Oct 2022 Key Features and Benefits of a BVI Approved Fund Under the Securities and Investment Business Act, 2010 of the British Virgin Islands, the Financial Services Commission of the British Virgin Islands offers a range of investment business licenses and other services. Read More
Cayman Court makes landmark decision in section 238 fair value dissenting merger/take-private case in Re Changyou.com Limited 27 Oct 2022 Cayman Court makes landmark decision in section 238 fair value dissenting merger/take-private case in Re Changyou.com Limited The Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands has delivered a landmark judgment which has provided clarification of and, arguably, amendments to, Section 238 of the Cayman Islands’ Companies Act Read More
Continuing obligations of Cayman Islands private funds 17 Oct 2022 Continuing obligations of Cayman Islands private funds The Private Funds Act 2021 Revision of the Cayman Islands requires certain Cayman Islands-domiciled, closed-ended investment funds to submit an application to register with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority before accepting capital contributions Read More
Pre-Marketing and Reverse Solicitation in the EU - The Impact on EU Fund Managers and Offshore Fund Managers 10 Oct 2022 Pre-Marketing and Reverse Solicitation in the EU - The Impact on EU Fund Managers and Offshore Fund Managers The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, which came into effect on 21 July 2011, aimed to provide a harmonized, stringent and more transparent regulatory and supervisory framework for both EU and non-EU Fund Managers. Read More
ESG In Finance Transactions and Investment Funds From An Offshore Law Perspective 29 Sep 2022 ESG In Finance Transactions and Investment Funds From An Offshore Law Perspective 2021 saw an unprecedented surge in ESG debt issuance which was arguably underpinned by growing investor appetite for sustainable and green-linked investments. Read More
Weighing New Security in Offshore Refinancing and Restructuring 23 Sep 2022 Weighing New Security in Offshore Refinancing and Restructuring With local and global inflation at their highest in decades, rising interest rates, continuing supply chain woes and the effects of the Russia-Ukraine conflict being felt across Asia, many businesses that are established in the British Virgin Islands... Read More
Cayman Islands Monetary Authority publishes new procedures for De-registering Cayman Mutual Funds and Private Funds 20 Sep 2022 Cayman Islands Monetary Authority publishes new procedures for De-registering Cayman Mutual Funds and Private Funds The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority published an updated Rule and Regulatory Procedure on 17 August 2022 in respect of the cancellation of certificates of registration for Mutual and Private funds Read More
Cayman Islands - New Beneficial Ownership Requirements 9 Sep 2022 Cayman Islands - New Beneficial Ownership Requirements Introduction The Cayman Islands Companies Act (the “Act”) requires each Cayman company to provide its corporate services provider (such as its Cayman registered agent) and the Registrar of Companies with the ‘required particulars’... Read More

Legal Expertise

Read more about how our team of attorneys provides legal advice on Cayman Islands law and British Virgin Islands law in the following practice areas: