Insolvency & Dispute Resolution : Advisory

16 January 2023

Information orders against exchanges to aid the recovery of misappropriated cryptocurrency

As part of our series looking at the potential impact of recent cases on the future decisions of the...

20 December 2022

Cayman Inspectorship Under the Microscope

In the matter of Avivo Group (Cause No. FSD 145 of 2022 (RPJ)), Walkers, instructing Ms Clare Stanle...

15 December 2022

Tales from the Oriente: the first appointment of restructuring officers in the Cayman Islands

Walkers acted as Cayman Islands counsel to Oriente Group Limited (the "Company”) in respect of its...

14 December 2022

Key Changes to Guernsey’s Insolvency Law from 2023

With the threat of recession impacting businesses across all areas of economic activity in 2023, any...

05 December 2022

Winding Up and Arbitration Clauses: A timely reminder that he who hesitates is lost

In Sian Participation Corp. (In Liquidation) –v- Halimeda International Limited BVIHCMAP2021/0017 ...

25 November 2022

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act 2022 - Striking Off, Dissolution and Restoration of Companies

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act revisions effective 1 January 2023In our advisory Summary of ...

07 November 2022

Insolvent trusts: pari passu indemnification of successive trustees & the importance of creditor expectations – A view from the Channel Islands, Bermuda, the BVI and Cayman

IntroductionThe Judicial Committee of the Privy Council has handed down its long-awaited judgment in...

31 October 2022

Directors’ Duties in the Zone of Insolvency: The Offshore Impact of Sequana

After much anticipation, the UK Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana...

30 September 2022

Pre-enforcement Steps and Enforcement Action Under Bermuda, BVI and Cayman Law

The full strength of the economic headwinds facing the UK economy is not yet clear, but a helpful re...

28 September 2022

Enforcement of Foreign Wills in the BVI

As part of our series looking at recent BVI and Cayman Islands cases affecting the Middle East we lo...