Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands Company Law, Fourth Edition

 

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Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands Company Law, Fourth Edition

9789626614372
Dec 2012
Hard cover
ProView eBook
HKD4,270.00
9789626616604

The use of offshore vehicles for international financial transactions is flourishing and is becoming more and more popular in the Asia Pacific region. The Fourth Edition of this landmark work Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands Company Law is an indispensable, practical guide to the laws of these important jurisdictions. The downturn in world economies has led to the insolvency and restructuring of many offshore entities bringing a new focus on the insolvency regimes in each jurisdiction with recent reported cases in Bermuda, BVI and the Cayman Islands. This new edition examines these major changes and provides updated analysis, commentary and template forms for a variety of actions as well as extracts of relevant regulations. The side-by-side comparison of these three jurisdictions is particularly useful for onshore practitioners or company secretaries.

Experienced and respected authorship

  • Christopher Bickley- Partner at Conyers Dill & Pearman, a leading international offshore firm in Hong Kong

Fully updated to reflect major developments in these three jurisdictions:
  • The use of private trust companies and the regulation that applies to them
  • The development and listing of special purpose acquisition corporations (SPACs)
  • Cayman Islands’ new merger law and new liquidation regimes
  • Recent BVI case law on BVI shareholder dissent rights on a merger
  • Plus new content on:  Fund Litigation , Insolvency, Tax Implications and more!
 
 
Provides a useful, side-by-side comparison of these jurisdictions taking into account the impact of the global financial crisis
  • Presents updated analysis and commentary
  • New template forms for a variety of actions
  • Extracts of relevant regulations