Mondaq Offshore: Insolvency/Bankruptcy/Re-structuring
Harneys
Insolvency law in Bermuda is principally regulated by the Companies Act 1981 and the Companies Rules 1982, supplemented by a wide body of case law.
Harneys
Harneys' affiliate office Zuill & Co contributed "Bermuda: Restructuring & Insolvency" in The In-House Lawyers, Restructuring & Insolvency Country Comparative Guide.
Harneys
Harneys partner Andrew Thorp and senior associate Mark Rowlands contributed "British Virgin Islands: Restructuring & Insolvency" in The In-House Lawyers, Restructuring & Insolvency Country Comparative Guide.
Maples and Calder
Building on what is now a consistent theme in Cayman Islands law; the Privy Council's decision in DD Growth has further reinforced the serious challenges faced by liquidators of investment funds...
Walkers
The Privy Council decision is the most recent in the ongoing liquidation proceedings of Herald Fund SPC.
KRYS Global
Clawback claims in excess of $6 billion of overpaid redemptions have been brought by the Fairfield Sentry liquidators in about 300 United States Bankruptcy Court claims pending before Judge Bernstein...
Maples and Calder
Daniel Bayfield QC and NIck Herrod, primarily through the lens of the Ocean Rig restructuring, but also with reference to the CHC case, explore the circumstances in which the Cayman Islands...
KRYS Global
An order issued by the U.S. Supreme Court this morning denied Farnum Place, LLC's petition for certiorari.
Maples and Calder
In Re China Agrotech Holdings Limited the Cayman Islands Grand Court engaged in some impressive legal gymnastics to reach the right commercial result, granting a (very limited) form of recognition...
Campbells
In Ocean Rig, the Grand Court sanctioned four inter-related schemes of arrangement (the "Schemes"), as part of a group restructuring of over US$3.69 billion of New York law governed debt...
Walkers
The Ocean Rig restructuring process demonstrates that the Cayman Islands scheme of arrangement process is flexible and is well equipped to work through complex restructurings.
Maples and Calder
In a ground-breaking decision for the Cayman Islands as a restructuring centre, the Cayman Islands court has handed down judgment sanctioning four highly complex inter-linked schemes of arrangement.
Maples and Calder
In a decision that will reassure investors in Cayman Islands investment funds and other vehicles, the Grand Court has shown its willingness to facilitate the investigation of legitimate concerns raised...
Carey Olsen
David Jones, counsel at Carey Olsen, and Stuart Gardner, a director at EY in Transaction Advisory Services, writing on behalf of the Guernsey Investment Fund Association, look at Guernsey's role...
KRYS Global
In a recent application for an increase in liquidators' fees in accordance with Practice Direction 3 of 2015...
Mayer Brown JSM
In a first in Hong Kong, the Companies Court has recently sanctioned a creditors' scheme of arrangement proposed by a Bermuda-incorporated...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Earlier this year, Hong Kong's insolvency regime turned a corner with the coming into effect of much needed amendments to its corporate insolvency statute, the Companies Ordinance.
Dillon Eustace
The decision of the High Court in Re Hayes (a debtor) ([2017] IEHC 657), illustrates the impact that the Personal Insolvency Act 2012 (as amended) (the "Act") may have on secondary purchasers of loan portfolios.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN
EU Regulation 2015/848 of 20 May 2015 on insolvency proceeds ("New Regulation"), recasting the former Regulation (EC) 1346/2000 of 29 May 2000...
United Advocates
The new UAE Federal Decree Law No. 9 of 2016 was finally approved by the UAE Cabinet on 4 September 2016.
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Dillon Eustace
The decision of the High Court in Re Hayes (a debtor) ([2017] IEHC 657), illustrates the impact that the Personal Insolvency Act 2012 (as amended) (the "Act") may have on secondary purchasers of loan portfolios.
Appleby
Claims by funds against investors who have successfully redeemed have hitherto enjoyed limited success in the Cayman Islands.
Mayer Brown JSM
In a first in Hong Kong, the Companies Court has recently sanctioned a creditors' scheme of arrangement proposed by a Bermuda-incorporated...
KRYS Global
Clawback claims in excess of $6 billion of overpaid redemptions have been brought by the Fairfield Sentry liquidators in about 300 United States Bankruptcy Court claims pending before Judge Bernstein...
Baker & Partners
A recent judgment of the Royal Court has reinforced the wide nature of the court's jurisdiction to order a just and equitable winding up of an insolvent company whilst underlining the court's apparent distaste for désastre in the context of corporate insolvency.
Maples and Calder
Building on what is now a consistent theme in Cayman Islands law; the Privy Council's decision in DD Growth has further reinforced the serious challenges faced by liquidators of investment funds...
Carey Olsen
David Jones, counsel at Carey Olsen, and Stuart Gardner, a director at EY in Transaction Advisory Services, writing on behalf of the Guernsey Investment Fund Association, look at Guernsey's role...
Campbells
In doing so, the Court of Appeal clarified two important points of BVI law and practice which will be of widespread application...
Maples and Calder
Daniel Bayfield QC and NIck Herrod, primarily through the lens of the Ocean Rig restructuring, but also with reference to the CHC case, explore the circumstances in which the Cayman Islands...
KRYS Global
In a recent application for an increase in liquidators' fees in accordance with Practice Direction 3 of 2015...
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