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

Legal Update - Renewal of Director Registration for 2019 12 Nov 2018 Legal Update - Renewal of Director Registration for 2019 Guidance for Directors registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority under The Directors Registration and Licensing Law Read More
Undertaking Voluntary Liquidations of Cayman Islands Entities prior to 31 December 2018 29 Oct 2018 Undertaking Voluntary Liquidations of Cayman Islands Entities prior to 31 December 2018 As the conclusion of 2018 approaches, clients should give some thought to whether or not they have Cayman entities which they wish to liquidate prior to the end of 2018 for, among other things, the purpose of avoiding annual government registration f Read More
Deadline for Notifying CIMA of the Appointment of AML Officers to Cayman Investment Funds Launched Prior to 1 June 2018 has been extended to 31 December 2018. 2 Oct 2018 Deadline for Notifying CIMA of the Appointment of AML Officers to Cayman Investment Funds Launched Prior to 1 June 2018 has been extended to 31 December 2018. The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) has extended the deadline for each Cayman domiciled investment fund to designate and appoint natural persons to act as its AMLCO, MLRO and DMLRO to 31 December 2018. Read More
Dissenting shareholders in public M&A in Cayman Islands: recent developments 6 Aug 2018 Dissenting shareholders in public M&A in Cayman Islands: recent developments The Cayman Islands has been the leading offshore jurisdiction for M&A activity over the last few years Read More
Incorporate Your Idea. How to Develop Your Intellectual Property in the Cayman Islands 26 Jul 2018 Incorporate Your Idea. How to Develop Your Intellectual Property in the Cayman Islands The Cayman Islands have taken significant steps in recent years to update and modernize the legal framework with respect to protection of intellectual property Read More
Payment of dividends by a Cayman Islands company and what constitutes "profits" 5 Jul 2018 Payment of dividends by a Cayman Islands company and what constitutes "profits" Cayman Islands holding companies, operating companies, and investment funds structured as companies pay dividends and make other distributions to shareholders and investors all the time... Read More
REGIME TO REGISTER THE BENEFICIAL OWNERS OF CAYMAN ISLANDS' COMPANIES AND LLCs 27 Jun 2018 REGIME TO REGISTER THE BENEFICIAL OWNERS OF CAYMAN ISLANDS' COMPANIES AND LLCs In line with the transparency and compliance efforts the Cayman Islands introduced, with effect from 1st July 2017, a beneficial ownership regime Read More
Developments in Cayman Anti-Money Laundering regime 22 Jun 2018 Developments in Cayman Anti-Money Laundering regime Going forward, all non-Cima registered and unregulated investment funds will also be required to comply with the same AML regime as Cima registered and regulated funds Read More

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