Isle of Man • British Virgin Islands • London

Publications

To pay in or not to pay in, that is the question

Posted April 2015 in Briefings, Trust

Trustees making a distribution who cannot locate a beneficiary have a number of possible alternatives. The trustee of a unit trust who cannot locate a unitholder is, however, in a difficult position.

Comparison of Foundations

Posted April 2015 in Briefings, Foundations

A comparison of foundations in six off-shore jurisdictions.

Corporate and Commercial Brochure

Posted March 2015 in Company Brochures

The corporate and commercial department has an international background and is flexible enough to provide a wide range of corporate legal services to both large, established institutions and small businesses.

Consultation - to be fairly asked, you, first, have to be fairly told

Posted February 2015 in Briefings

The purpose of consultation is not to be a referendum but an information, views and evidence gathering exercise.

Without prejudice – understanding what it means

Posted January 2015 in Briefings

Lawyers and non-lawyers frequently head communications with the phrase, “without prejudice”.

A Guide to Conveyancing

Posted January 2015 in Briefings, Property - Residential

A Guide to Conveyancing in the Isle of Man and an explanation of the legal terminology used.

Foreign Companies Act 2014: An Update

Posted November 2014 in Briefings, Corporate and Commercial

On August 1 2014 the Foreign Companies Act 2014 came into force. This note highlights the key changes for the administration of foreign companies in the Isle of Man.

Property buyers play it safe with no-nups

Posted November 2014 in Briefings, Family Law

Savvy property owners who club together to buy a home are turning to no-nups to safeguard their investment.