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KSG offers answer to Cayman Islands 'Grey-listing'
Covid-19 and employment issues in the Cayman Islands
Mar16, 2020

Covid-19 and employment issues in the Cayman Islands

With the first reported case in the Cayman Islands of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) we have received an increasing number of enquiries from employers and employees about what they should be doing from an employment law/HR perspective and employment rights.

Covid-19 and employment issues in the Cayman Islands
Mar16, 2020

COVID-19 and Local Business: Managing Debt When There's No Customers

As the Cayman Islands hunkers down in the face of the COVID-19 global pandemic, local businesses will feel the shock from the loss of cruise tourism, a dramatic slowdown in stayover tourism, government restrictions on public gatherings and the overall decline in consumer spending.

Wills and Estate Planning – Think Ahead
Mar16, 2020

Wills and Estate Planning – Think Ahead

Most people appreciate the importance of having a Will and estate plan, however according to statistics in the UK, 60% of the population never actually create a Will.

The Role of Forensic Accountants in Matrimonial Disputes
How to manage your 'Divorce Day'
Jan09, 2019

How to manage your 'Divorce Day'

The first Monday in January has been dubbed 'Divorce Day' as it is frequently reported as the day when divorce lawyers experience a spike in enquiries on the back of the festive period. The holidays can be stressful for many reasons and can highlight tensions and unresolved issues in a relationship.

English Court of Appeal Previews Cross-Border Insolvency Gibbs Rule Fight
Jan08, 2019

English Court of Appeal Previews Cross-Border Insolvency Gibbs Rule Fight

On the road to confirming a cross-border debt restructuring plan, the Gibbs rule remains a nasty pothole requiring careful navigation to avoid significant damage. All the while, the motorists exclaim, sometimes angrily and sometimes wistfully, 'Why don’t they just fix this?!'.

Litigation Funding for Cayman Liquidators Approved in Platinum Partners Judgment
Cayman Islands Consultation on Economic Substance
Oct26, 2018

Cayman Islands Consultation on Economic Substance

On 9 October, the Cayman Islands Government released consultation drafts of the European Union Tax Co-Operation (Economic Substance) Bill and the Companies (Amendment) (No.2) Bill (together the “Draft Bills”) for industry consultation and feedback.

UK Supreme Court finds hospital negligent for misleading advice on waiting time
AML Deadline for Funds
Anti-Money Laundering Deadline Approaches
Major Family Law Reform imminent in the Cayman Islands
Beneficial Ownership - Joint Bank Accounts
FEB13, 2018

Beneficial Ownership - Joint Bank Accounts

A recent decision of the Privy Council from a Bahamian case (Whitlock v Moree Privy Council Appeal No 0075 of 2016) is likely to have an impact on a significant number of families in the Cayman Islands.

Russian billionaire challenges record UK divorce settlement
Prenuptial Agreements: To Preserve and Protect
Oct11, 2017

Prenuptial Agreements: To Preserve and Protect

The popularity of prenuptial agreements is continuing to grow. Prenups have been common place in the U.S. and continental Europe for many years, and the U.K. and other jurisdictions are now following suit.

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Oct10, 2017

Motor Vehicle Accidents – Frequently Asked Questions

We regularly act on behalf of persons injured in road traffic accidents occurring in the Cayman Islands. We have prepared answers to questions frequently asked by our clients to assist you if you are considering bringing a claim.