09/21/2021

No trusts substratum rule in Jersey

Rather, the relevant rule is simply that any such power must be exercised in accordance with its express or implied terms, ie for a proper purpose.

09/21/2021

Carey Olsen advises Ad Hoc Group

The filing of the scheme commences the formal Court process for the implementation of the restructuring of the notes set out in the RSA.

09/20/2021

Let's be clear on lawyers' costs

Recently, there was media coverage about lawyers charging £600 and £700 an hour, and the press stories reported how a losing party in a legal case had had to pay at those rates.

09/20/2021

Critical Considerations for Minority Investors

Minority shareholder rights under a company’s constitution are typically limited, so a shareholders agreement incorporating express contractual rights above and beyond those afforded by Irish statute should be executed.

09/20/2021

Harneys lends a helping hand

In September 2020, the firm’s annual free BVI Wills drive resulted in over 40 free simple Wills being drawn up for members of the community ages 60 and up.