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Feeling the heat

With the summer months now bearing down on the Cayman Islands, temperatures are rising for locals and visitors alike, and finding a cool spot...
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AHAB v SICL & Others: The most significant fraud trial ever to be heard...

After a trial lasting a little over a year, the chief justice of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands has handed down judgment...
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A developing discourse from the courts

Over the past quarter, the judges of the Financial Services Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands and the Cayman Islands Court...

The future for litigation funding in the Cayman Islands

The business of third party funding of litigation is thriving in many of the world’s onshore jurisdictions. A recent decision of the Grand Court...

Regulations, registers and redemptions

Alfred Lord Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland, once wrote “Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering ‘it...
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Primeo v HSBC: Uncharted territory

This case concerns the efforts of the liquidators of a Madoff feeder fund to recover losses suffered as a result of fraud from service...

In the interests of justice

While local schools, some businesses and many professionals have been on a lengthy summer hiatus, the same cannot be said for the local judiciary....

The winds of change

As the 2017 hurricane season bears down upon us, those doing business in the Cayman Islands may also be feeling a rise in pressure...

New year, new laws and new judgments

The first quarter of 2017 has been a busy one, both for the Cayman Islands Government and for the local judiciary. With the commencement...

Use of discretionary powers by Cayman liquidators

A key decision of the Cayman Islands’ Court of Appeal issued in November 2016 warrants special mention in this latest edition of Law Talk. ...