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Harneys listed as top tier offshore firm in Chambers UK rankings for tenth year running

Harneys listed as top tier offshore firm in Chambers UK rankings for tenth year running

Harneys has been recommended as a band 1 firm for British Virgin Islands law in the Chambers UK 2022 guide. This marks a decade that the firm has held this top tier ranking, with sources praising the firm for having a “good brand and talented lawyers”.
Harneys advises on US$1.1 billion Latin American SPAC transaction
Corporate

Harneys advises on US$1.1 billion Latin American SPAC transaction

Harneys has advised Latin American softgel maker Procaps Group on its business combination with Nasdaq listed Union Acquisition Corp. II for an enterprise value of US$1.1 billion. Procaps Group, a leading integrated international healthcare and pharmaceutical company, and Union Acquisition Corp. II, a Cayman incorporated special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), completed the business combination on 29 September 2021.
Back on the right course: Privy Council rules on The Siskina
Fraud and asset tracing

Back on the right course: Privy Council rules on The Siskina

The eagerly awaited Privy Council full board decision in Convoy Collateral Limited v Broad Idea International Limited et al was handed down on 4 October 2021 by the Appellate Committee. This was an appeal brought by Harneys on behalf of its client CCL seeking clarification on the law of freezing injunctions. A central part of the appeal was a direct challenge to the longstanding House of Lords authority commonly known as The Siskina, which has been the leading authority on injunctions for the past 44 years.
Harneys promotes Cayman Islands based Carolynn Vivian to group general counsel
Corporate

Harneys promotes Cayman Islands based Carolynn Vivian to group general counsel

Harneys is pleased to announce the appointment of Carolynn Vivian to group general counsel. She is based in the Cayman Islands and advises on all aspects of Cayman regulatory, corporate and commercial law.
Harneys advises BVI company on US$1.3 billion transaction
Corporate

Harneys advises BVI company on US$1.3 billion transaction

Harneys successfully closed a recent refinancing and corporate reorganisation for BVI company Sermaye Investments Limited, which holds the shares of SOCAR Turkey Enerji A.S.