Common sense in common law recognition

The panellists discussed recent developments in the law regarding the appointment of ‘light-touch’ provisional liquidators (PLs) in Offshore jurisdictions to facilitate restructurings, and the recognition and assistance to such appointees comm


Grand Court asked to choose one liquidator over another

The authors of this Blog take the view that arguments as to the identity of a proposed liquidator are generally invidious, and should therefore be avoided, save in exceptional circumstances, by offshore litigators.


BVI Court has the power

This decision demonstrates the BVI Commercial Court’s willingness to assist shareholders of BVI companies where they are, or appear to be, the victims of fraud.