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Investment Funds - Iran’s Implementation Day Arrives and Harneys is in the Thick of it

The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a milestone diplomatic agreement reached on 14 July 2015 between the US, UK, Russia, China, France and Germany (P5+1), and Iran, to tightly regulate Iran’s nuclear development programme in exchange...

Tax and Regulatory - The BVI: Corporate evolution serving global commerce

This article by Partner Greg Boyd was first published in BVI Finance, January 2016

Asia - Cayman Insolvency Update: Petitioning for Change?

This article by Partner David Butler was first published in the INSOL International Electronic Newsletter, December 2015

BVI - BVI: Arbitration Agreements and Insolvency Proceedings

This article by Senior Associate Mungo Lowe was first published in the INSOL International Electronic Newsletter, January 2016.

Asia - Counsel magazine profiles Hong Kong Partner Ian Mann

Partner Ian Mann discusses his transition from the Bar to Harneys in this profile from Counsel magazine, January 2016.

BVI Banking & Finance - Hamish Masson interviewed in Who's Who Legal Roundtable 2016

Harneys Senior Associate Hamish Masson was interviewed for this Who's Who Legal Roundtable 2016. He outlined the status of BVI financing as follows: "In the BVI we have seen a general increase in financing activity in 2015 and deal flow was...

BVI Banking & Finance - Islamic finance continues to grow in the BVI

Senior Associates Hamish Masson and Ian Montgomery contributed this BVI Report in the new Annual Guide from Islamic Finance News.

Corporate and Commercial - Ghosts of the Past - The Rule in Pigot's Case

For slightly over 400 years most common law jurisdictions have laboured under the strictures of the decision of Sir Edward Coke in Pigot’s Case. Yet despite the risks that this rule presents, very few lawyers are familiar with the rule or its effect.

Corporate and Commercial - Directors' Duties and the Proper Purpose Rule

In Eclairs Group Ltd v JKX Oil & Gas plc [2015] UKSC 71 the UK Supreme Court reviewed the law relating to directors’ duties, particularly the so-called “proper purpose” rule. Partners Colin Riegels and Rachel Graham analyse the results.

BVI Regulatory - BVI Financial Account Reporting -- Preparing for the CRS

BVI Financial Account Reporting: This article outlines how to prepare for the OECD's Common Reporting Standard.

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