Managers of Wealth - Legal https://legal.managersofwealth.com/ Sat, 15 Jun 2024 06:29:06 BST part of MediaG8way Group https://legal.managersofwealth.com/ https://legal.managersofwealth.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Legal KohanaPHP Private wealth management – have you considered the SPF? News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76918/private-wealth-management-ampndash-have-you-considered-the-spf From a Luxembourg tax perspective, the SPF benefits from a broad tax exemption regime combined with low legal and regulatory requirements which offers lots of flexibility. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Farrer & Co shortlisted in four categories at the 2024 Chambers High Net Worth Awards News Team Tuesday, May 21, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76669/farrer-ampamp-co-shortlisted-in-four-categories-at-the-2024-chambers-high-net-worth-awards The Chambers High Net Worth Awards recognise law firms around the world, based on their independent research for the Chambers High Net Worth Guide. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Carey Olsen named Offshore Law Firm of the Year at the WealthBriefing European Awards News Team Friday, March 22, 2024 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76048/carey-olsen-named-offshore-law-firm-of-the-year-at-the-wealthbriefing-european-awards Carey Olsen has been named Offshore Law Firm of the Year at the twelfth annual WealthBriefing European Awards 2024. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Teamwork makes the dream work: a look at collaboration with luxury brands in the hotels and hospitality space News Team Wednesday, February 14, 2024 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/75615/teamwork-makes-the-dream-work-a-look-at-collaboration-with-luxury-brands-in-the-hotels-and-hospitality-space Collaboration need not always be through design Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Mourant achieves joint top spot in Private Client Global Elite Directory with 17 lawyers recognised News Team Friday, January 26, 2024 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/75398/mourant-achieves-joint-top-spot-in-private-client-global-elite-directory-with-17-lawyers-recognised In addition, eight Mourant lawyers have been awarded Private Client Global Excellence accolades. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Nancy Chien recognised in the eprivateclient 50 Most Influential list for the third consecutive year News Team Wednesday, January 17, 2024 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/75285/nancy-chien-recognised-in-the-eprivateclient-50-most-influential-list-for-the-third-consecutive-year Nancy and her team advise UHNW families, family office and intermediaries Wealth, Trusts and Family Office eprivateclient recognises James Campbell in 50 Most Influential list for sixth consecutive year News Team Wednesday, January 17, 2024 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/75286/eprivateclient-recognises-james-campbell-in-50-most-influential-list-for-sixth-consecutive-year The accolade follows a tough judging process Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Key trends shaping the landscape of private wealth disputes News Team Friday, December 01, 2023 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/74811/key-trends-shaping-the-landscape-of-private-wealth-disputes The mechanisms by which the establishment of a trust or an apportionment of trust assets can be invalidated are, absent demonstrating the existence of sham, very limited. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Withers wins £3m refinancing dispute for wealth management client News Team Wednesday, November 22, 2023 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/74697/withers-wins-amppound3m-refinancing-dispute-for-wealth-management-client We successfully obtained judgment against the companies during the disclosure stage of the proceedings. Wealth, Trusts and Family Office A new lifeline: how family offices are funding unmet medical needs News Team Wednesday, November 22, 2023 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/74700/a-new-lifeline-how-family-offices-are-funding-unmet-medical-needs The changing role of family offices in impact-driven innovation is reflective of shifts in the wider investment landscape Wealth, Trusts and Family Office Access to beneficial owner information of companies registered in Jersey is changing News Aggregation Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76893/access-to-beneficial-owner-information-of-companies-registered-in-jersey-is-changing This information is not currently publicly available, although it is accessible by regulatory and law enforcement bodies. Government Regulation Irish fund management companies must respond to Central Bank liquidity management survey News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76901/irish-fund-management-companies-must-respond-to-central-bank-liquidity-management-survey It is the responsibility of each individual FMC to put processes in place to ensure the questionnaire is properly completed and returned. Government Regulation EBA outsourcing guidelines under DORA review News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76903/eba-outsourcing-guidelines-under-dora-review DORA was written into EU law in late 2022 but it does not apply until 17 January 2025. Government Regulation Deepfakes and online scams: navigating legal issues in Hong Kong and Singapore News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76907/deepfakes-and-online-scams-navigating-legal-issues-in-hong-kong-and-singapore Scam and cybercrime cases in Singapore surged by nearly 50% in 2023 Government Regulation Bird & Bird and OXYGY announce together with the European Commission 20 use cases selected for second cohort of European Blockchain Sandbox News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76908/bird-ampamp-bird-and-oxygy-announce-together-with-the-european-commission-20-use-cases-selected-for-second-cohort-of-european-blockchain-sandbox Once the matching process for the second group of 20 use cases is completed, the confidential regulatory dialogues will begin. Government Regulation A parental child abduction from Hong Kong to England News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76881/a-parental-child-abduction-from-hong-kong-to-england During the proceedings, all three of the children were consistent in saying that they found their educational routine in HK Government Regulation HKIAC’s new rules addressing diversity and the environment a welcome step News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76883/hkiacamprsquos-new-rules-addressing-diversity-and-the-environment-a-welcome-step According to the rules, the HKIAC will also have new powers in relation to the determination, review and adjustment of arbitrators’ fees and expenses. Government Regulation Navigating the de-banking pain News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76886/navigating-the-de-banking-pain The Treasury Committee reported in February that more than 140,000 business accounts had been closed by major banks. Government Regulation Norton Rose Fulbright enhances global investigations practice with 12-lawyer team News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76890/norton-rose-fulbright-enhances-global-investigations-practice-with-12-lawyer-team Companies and their executives across many industries face heightened litigation risk amid increased regulatory scrutiny, and clients look to Norton Rose Government Regulation Outsourced Support for Effectively Navigating ELTIF 2.0 News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76862/outsourced-support-for-effectively-navigating-eltif-20 On the investor side, putting funds into ELTIF structures should be that much simpler, particularly for high-net-worth investors. Government Regulation The Labour manifesto – key tax policies explained News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76910/the-labour-manifesto-ampndash-key-tax-policies-explained The manifesto is silent in relation to capital gains tax and we consider that there is scope for the rate of capital gains tax to be increased, but this not mentioned in the manifesto. Tax Employment tax update - June 2024 News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76922/employment-tax-update-june-2024 Eligible men born after 5 April 1951 and women born after 5 April 1953, have until 5 April 2025 to pay voluntary National Insurance contributions Tax UK tax authority ‘particularly vigilant’ on transfer pricing, figures show News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76872/uk-tax-authority-amplsquoparticularly-vigilantamprsquo-on-transfer-pricing-figures-show A total of 153 transfer pricing cases were settled during the year running to 31 March 2023. Tax Upper Tribunal rules on taxpayer liability for fixed penalty News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76876/upper-tribunal-rules-on-taxpayer-liability-for-fixed-penalty Due to delays in issuing, HMRC had changed the date of compliance with the tribunal-approved information notice. Tax Simmons & Simmons: VAT Insights - June 2024 News Team Monday, June 10, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76859/simmons-ampamp-simmons-vat-insights-june-2024 A round up of the Simmons & Simmons insights on VAT developments over the last month. Tax New Luxembourg tax bill aims to implement several income tax law changes News Team Thursday, June 06, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76821/new-luxembourg-tax-bill-aims-to-implement-several-income-tax-law-changes A provision in the draft bill sets out the obligations for the Luxembourg company reducing its share capital Tax Experts call for more consistency across tax regimes as UK considers reform News Team Thursday, May 30, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76749/experts-call-for-more-consistency-across-tax-regimes-as-uk-considers-reform One area of variation suggested is HMRC’s powers for value added tax (VAT) and other indirect taxes. Tax Irish employers should review worker taxation classifications News Team Tuesday, May 28, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76719/irish-employers-should-review-worker-taxation-classifications This will be particularly relevant for businesses in certain sectors where Irish Revenue is likely to closely scrutinise the relationships with workers going forward. Tax Get up to speed with ESOP changes for 2024 in Ireland News Team Friday, May 24, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76704/get-up-to-speed-with-esop-changes-for-2024-in-ireland This briefing summarises some of the main unapproved share option schemes available to companies in Ireland. Tax HMRC ‘dual role’ agents guidance of limited help to football clubs News Team Friday, May 17, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76646/hmrc-amplsquodual-roleamprsquo-agents-guidance-of-limited-help-to-football-clubs Robotham was commenting after HMRC issued promotional material titled ‘Help with football agents' fees and dual representation contracts Tax Managing IP places Dentons lawyers among leading Intellectual Property practitioners News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76915/managing-ip-places-dentons-lawyers-among-leading-intellectual-property-practitioners The IP Stars research covers a variety of IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions Comment, Analysis & Research Latham Named Private Equity Firm of the Year in Milan News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76921/latham-named-private-equity-firm-of-the-year-in-milan Firm receives top recognition for outstanding capabilities. Comment, Analysis & Research Appleby To Sponsor And Speak At 10th Transcontinental Trusts Bermuda Conference News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76895/appleby-to-sponsor-and-speak-at-10th-transcontinental-trusts-bermuda-conference The conference provides an opportunity for delegates to discuss current challenges impacting trusts internationally, while connecting with the full breadth of the private client network to generate impactful engagement. Comment, Analysis & Research Herbert Smith Freehills recognised in global and Asia-Pac Chambers NewLaw guides News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76897/herbert-smith-freehills-recognised-in-global-and-asia-pac-chambers-newlaw-guides Herbert Smith Freehills is the only law firm ranked across five categories in the new global guide. Comment, Analysis & Research Chambers USA 2024 Recognizes Cooley Lawyers + Practices News Team Monday, June 10, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76851/chambers-usa-2024-recognizes-cooley-lawyers-practices The firm maintained its nationwide Band 1 position in multiple practice areas – including Life Sciences, Privacy & Data Security: Litigation, and Startups & Emerging Companies. Comment, Analysis & Research Stephenson Harwood wins two awards at WealthBriefingAsia Awards 2024 News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76831/stephenson-harwood-wins-two-awards-at-wealthbriefingasia-awards-2024 These annual awards, which are part of WealthBriefing's global awards programme, recognise firms, teams, and individuals that have demonstrated innovation and excellence during the last year. Comment, Analysis & Research Cooley Recognized Among Best Law Firms for Women and Diversity for 13th Time News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76838/cooley-recognized-among-best-law-firms-for-women-and-diversity-for-13th-time Cooley is dedicated to maintaining a workplace that values and celebrates differences. Comment, Analysis & Research "Next Gen" recognition for Bedell Cristin lawyer Kirsten Brass News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76839/ampquotnext-genampquot-recognition-for-bedell-cristin-lawyer-kirsten-brass The list, which recognises the leading private wealth practitioners in Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man with up to 20 years' experience, is compiled by eprivateclient based on peer recommendations Comment, Analysis & Research Ogier's Sophie Peat named World Trademark Review Global Leader News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76840/ogieramp039s-sophie-peat-named-world-trademark-review-global-leader Sophie is listed as a global leader in private practice for the Caribbean. Comment, Analysis & Research Carey Olsen shortlisted for Offshore Law Firm of the Year award by eprivateclient News Team Thursday, June 06, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76816/carey-olsen-shortlisted-for-offshore-law-firm-of-the-year-award-by-eprivateclient The awards programme is focused on the recognition of outstanding achievements by the leading firms Comment, Analysis & Research Appleby Bermuda Makes 25th Holiday Donation to Star Charity News Team Wednesday, December 20, 2023 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/75029/appleby-bermuda-makes-25th-holiday-donation-to-star-charity Appleby has been supporting STAR charity during the holidays since 1998, supporting six families with food hampers, fruit baskets and gifts, with gift certificates this year for 30 family members. Charity & Philanthropy Withers' charity and philanthropy team wins recognition in major legal directories News Team Friday, November 03, 2023 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/74485/withersamp039-charity-and-philanthropy-team-wins-recognition-in-major-legal-directories The Withers’ charities and philanthropy team has been recognised as a top tier practice by leading directories Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for 2023/2024. Charity & Philanthropy Carey Olsen partners with World Triathlon Bermuda and legal team compete to raise funds for Family Centre Bermuda News Team Tuesday, October 11, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/70064/carey-olsen-partners-with-world-triathlon-bermuda-and-legal-team-compete-to-raise-funds-for-family-centre-bermuda Carey Olsen Bermuda is a supporter of many community-based sports and activities. Charity & Philanthropy Ethical investment - latest for charities on striking the right balance News Team Friday, May 13, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68241/ethical-investment-latest-for-charities-on-striking-the-right-balance How should charity trustees approach the thorny issue of avoiding investments that conflict with their charity’s purposes whilst at the same time trying to maximise financial returns? This was the dilemma at the heart of a recent High Court ruling Charity & Philanthropy Cayman Islands Foundation Companies for DAOs, Defi and NFTs News Team Thursday, April 07, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67795/cayman-islands-foundation-companies-for-daos-defi-and-nfts One of the most important considerations, as explained further below, is the Cayman Virtual Assets (Service Providers) Act (VASP Act) and how it might impact a project. Charity & Philanthropy Bedell Cristin sponsors artwork installation at La Vallette Bathing Pools in collaboration with GCFE young designers News Team Friday, August 20, 2021 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/64520/bedell-cristin-sponsors-artwork-installation-at-la-vallette-bathing-pools-in-collaboration-with-gcfe-young-designers There will be a focus on education, the history and heritage of the site, sustainability, the environment and social interaction. Charity & Philanthropy Philanthropy 2021: 'Doing Better at Doing Good' News Team Friday, August 13, 2021 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/64398/philanthropy-2021-amp039doing-better-at-doing-goodamp039 Many philanthropic funders rose to the occasion and expanded their grants programmes to accommodate the uncertainty and increasing need. Charity & Philanthropy Bird & Bird becomes pro-bono partner of FEDORA to support sustainability, equality and digital transformation in performing arts News Team Friday, June 18, 2021 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/63543/bird-ampamp-bird-becomes-pro-bono-partner-of-fedora-to-support-sustainability-equality-and-digital-transformation-in-performing-arts FEDORA is a non-profit organisation at the forefront of cultural and artistic creation and philanthropy, with 96 member organisations in 26 countries. Charity & Philanthropy Appleby Donates $25,000 to Bermuda Hospital Vaccination Clinic News Team Thursday, April 22, 2021 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/62710/appleby-donates-25000-to-bermuda-hospital-vaccination-clinic The donation is to assist in the operating costs of the King Edward Memorial Hospital Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic. Charity & Philanthropy Reduce inheritance tax by leaving a gift to charity News Team Monday, March 08, 2021 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/62122/reduce-inheritance-tax-by-leaving-a-gift-to-charity The reduced rate of 36% applies where the individual leaves at least 10% of their net estate, known as ‘the baseline amount’, to charity. Charity & Philanthropy Jersey funds law series - professional investor regulated scheme exemption for service providers News Team Friday, October 27, 2023 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/74417/jersey-funds-law-series-professional-investor-regulated-scheme-exemption-for-service-providers The administration and management of Jersey investment structures can be complex and requires service providers to be aware of the regulatory requirements and exemptions that they may face when providing relevant services in respect of such structures. Money Laundering and AML British Virgin Islands: Premier Andrew Fahie arrested in US drug sting News Team Friday, April 29, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68080/british-virgin-islands-premier-andrew-fahie-arrested-in-us-drug-sting Premier Andrew Fahie was detained in Miami by US agents posing as cocaine traffickers from a Mexican drug cartel. Money Laundering and AML The sports industry: Laundering more than dirty kit? News Team Friday, April 29, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68084/the-sports-industry-laundering-more-than-dirty-kit But unfortunately, the reality is that the sports industry can be an attractive target for criminal activity, including money laundering. Money Laundering and AML Gambling AML: Money Laundering Through Casinos News Aggregation Team Friday, April 29, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68087/gambling-aml-money-laundering-through-casinos One of the industries with the biggest risk of money laundering is casinos. Money Laundering and AML Signatures for Sale: How Nominee Services for Shell Companies Are Abused to Conceal Beneficial Owners News Team Friday, April 29, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68089/signatures-for-sale-how-nominee-services-for-shell-companies-are-abused-to-conceal-beneficial-owners The report draws evidence from a global mystery shopping exercise based on thousands of solicitations for shell companies, as well as marketing information from shell company providers, and journalistic and policy research on the topic. Money Laundering and AML Guernsey AML News Team Thursday, March 31, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67700/guernsey-aml Guernsey has a democratic assembly known as the States of Guernsey; Alderney and Sark have their own parliaments. Money Laundering and AML 10 measures to expose sanctioned Russian oligarchs’ hidden assets News Team Friday, March 04, 2022 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67290/10-measures-to-expose-sanctioned-russian-oligarchsamprsquo-hidden-assets The Tax Justice Network has in response published a briefing detailing 10 transparency measures Money Laundering and AML More change proposed to Jersey's AML regime: Are you Exempt? News Team Thursday, February 24, 2022 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67173/more-change-proposed-to-jerseyamp039s-aml-regime-are-you-exempt The rationale for the application of certain current scope exemptions, which mean certain businesses do not have to comply with the anti-money laundering framework, was also identified by the MONEYVAL Report as a cause for concern. Money Laundering and AML US Treasury's AML report weighs against increased regulations in art market for now News Team Thursday, February 17, 2022 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67074/us-treasuryamp039s-aml-report-weighs-against-increased-regulations-in-art-market-for-now Contrary to what many had expected, however, FinCEN concluded that there is limited evidence of money laundering and little risk of terror financing through the sale of high value art. Money Laundering and AML EU AML update: solutions for affected Cayman securitisation entities News Team Tuesday, February 08, 2022 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/66946/eu-aml-update-solutions-for-affected-cayman-securitisation-entities Regulations prohibits the establishment of securitisation special purpose entities (SSPEs) in countries listed on the EU AML blacklist Money Laundering and AML Bermuda – 2022 Economic Substance Declaration Form Updates, Registrar of Companies Compliance Reviews and Prospective Compliance Planning News Team Friday, May 27, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68414/bermuda-ampndash-2022-economic-substance-declaration-form-updates-registrar-of-companies-compliance-reviews-and-prospective-compliance-planning The Registrar has issued two industry notices during the past month. Offshore and IFC Cayman Court extends the timing of factual evidence in section 238 proceedings until third party disclosure is completed News Team Friday, May 27, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68420/cayman-court-extends-the-timing-of-factual-evidence-in-section-238-proceedings-until-third-party-disclosure-is-completed Sina Corporation effected a take-private merger in the Cayman Islands. Offshore and IFC Cayman Update: Return of Mistaken Payments held on Constructive Trust News Team Friday, May 27, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68421/cayman-update-return-of-mistaken-payments-held-on-constructive-trust The Court accepted that no benefit could have accrued to a payor in respect of a Mistaken Payment and that the Company would have been fixed with this knowledge at the time of receipt. Offshore and IFC Privy Council permits enforcement of arbitral award under New York Convention despite alleged lack of due process News Team Friday, May 27, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68422/privy-council-permits-enforcement-of-arbitral-award-under-new-york-convention-despite-alleged-lack-of-due-process The Convention provides a set of international legal standards for the recognition and enforcement of arbitration awards Offshore and IFC Fun and Games Ahead? News Team Thursday, May 05, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68134/fun-and-games-ahead In addition to outlining the new provisions, this article will explore the scope for abuse of the new regime by unscrupulous debtors. Offshore and IFC Snapshot: confidentiality in Cayman Islands arbitration proceedings News Team Thursday, May 05, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/68135/snapshot-confidentiality-in-cayman-islands-arbitration-proceedings There are a number of other exception categories which are less likely to be available in a commercial context Offshore and IFC In Your Court: Offshore Dispute Resolution Review News Team Thursday, March 31, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67697/in-your-court-offshore-dispute-resolution-review This variety is reflected in the range of content from our team in this edition Offshore and IFC Russia Sanctions: Reporting obligations in BVI, Cayman, and Anguilla News Team Wednesday, March 30, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67668/russia-sanctions-reporting-obligations-in-bvi-cayman-and-anguilla Bermuda was not included in the UKOTs to which the 2019 Russia-UK Regulations were extended. Offshore and IFC International law firm merges with Dublin-based Solicitors News Team Wednesday, March 30, 2022 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67676/international-law-firm-merges-with-dublin-based-solicitors Ireland combines a thriving domestic market and a significant and growing centre for financial services excellence which we believe is a great fit for our next home jurisdiction. Offshore and IFC Ogier named best offshore firm News Team Friday, March 25, 2022 12:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/67613/ogier-named-best-offshore-firm This year, more than 20,000 votes were cast in total, and the winners were announced at gala event in London on Thursday 24 March. Offshore and IFC Sidley Welcomes Shane Goudey, Venture Funds Veteran, to Palo Alto News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76911/sidley-welcomes-shane-goudey-venture-funds-veteran-to-palo-alto Sidley is an elite global law firm People Moves Dentons Delany elevates Joia W. S. Reece & Michael John Koeiman in its year of transformation News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76917/dentons-delany-elevates-joia-w-s-reece-ampamp-michael-john-koeiman-in-its-year-of-transformation The Firm continues to drive inclusion promoting rising star talent to key leadership positions People Moves Macfarlanes strengthens corporate crime and investigations offering with senior hire News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76924/macfarlanes-strengthens-corporate-crime-and-investigations-offering-with-senior-hire Brian is recognised as a leading practitioner in his field People Moves Penny Groel rejoins Dentons as partner in Capital Markets practice News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76899/penny-groel-rejoins-dentons-as-partner-in-capital-markets-practice Groel’s practice encompasses agency and trust, structured finance, corporate and securities law People Moves Berlin Managing Partner Ilka Mehdorn elected to the Europe Board at Dentons News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76900/berlin-managing-partner-ilka-mehdorn-elected-to-the-europe-board-at-dentons She is also a specialist lawyer in medical law in the health care sector. People Moves Dentons welcomes Mark Ricketts to expand banking and financial services offering in Calgary News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76904/dentons-welcomes-mark-ricketts-to-expand-banking-and-financial-services-offering-in-calgary As part of Mark’s banking and financial services practice, he regularly advises banks, credit unions and other financial institutions, as well as borrowers, on a broad range of matters. People Moves New Head of Employment law for Bedell Cristin News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76888/new-head-of-employment-law-for-bedell-cristin She specialises in advising regulated employers on strategy, employment law disputes, M&A integration and policies and procedures. People Moves Freshfields Adds M&A Partner in New York News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76889/freshfields-adds-mampampa-partner-in-new-york Josh is the latest partner to join Freshfields’ U.S. M&A team People Moves Dentons Expands Corporate Team in Hong Kong News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76866/dentons-expands-corporate-team-in-hong-kong Stephen’s impressive industry reputation and extensive experience add a new dimension to the Firm’s existing capabilities in Hong Kong People Moves Hogan Lovells strengthens its Corporate & Finance practice in Greater China with key hire Shaohui Jiang News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76873/hogan-lovells-strengthens-its-corporate-ampamp-finance-practice-in-greater-china-with-key-hire-shaohui-jiang Shaohui joins Hogan Lovells from White & Case. People Moves Dechert Advises Hunt Companies and Amber Infrastructure on Strategic Transaction with Boyd Watterson News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76912/dechert-advises-hunt-companies-and-amber-infrastructure-on-strategic-transaction-with-boyd-watterson The businesses will combine under a common parent company to form a global diversified real estate, infrastructure and fixed income asset management company. Legal Advice Herbert Smith Freehills advises sole sponsor and overall coordinators on QuantumPharm's Hong Kong IPO News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76914/herbert-smith-freehills-advises-sole-sponsor-and-overall-coordinators-on-quantumpharmamp039s-hong-kong-ipo QuantumPharm operates a quantum physics-based, AI-powered and robotics-driven innovative R&D platform. Legal Advice Herbert Smith Freehills advises Great Wrap on its most recent capital raise News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76916/herbert-smith-freehills-advises-great-wrap-on-its-most-recent-capital-raise Great Wrap is an Australian company that produces compostable cling wrap with the goal of reducing the amount of plastic waste that ends up in landfills. Legal Advice White & Case Advises Consolidated Water in Successful Settlement Negotiations with Mexico News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76919/white-ampamp-case-advises-consolidated-water-in-successful-settlement-negotiations-with-mexico The settlement illustrates White & Case's capabilities in helping clients navigate complex cross-border disputes involving states and state entities Legal Advice UPC impact clear one year in News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76920/upc-impact-clear-one-year-in The event was hosted by Pinsent Masons in partnership with litigation data analysts Solomonic as part of London International Disputes Week. Legal Advice Business backed in withholding data in subject access request response News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76923/business-backed-in-withholding-data-in-subject-access-request-response Individuals have a general right, under UK data protection law, to access information from organisations about the personal data they hold about them and pertaining to the processing of their personal data. Legal Advice Charges brought over alleged renewables corruption News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76925/charges-brought-over-alleged-renewables-corruption It has charged Virdee with bribing a foreign public official – and brought a separate charge of failure to prevent bribery against PVE in respect of the same offences. Legal Advice Be Prepared: Key Cayman Islands Voluntary Liquidations Deadlines and Dates to Consider News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76894/be-prepared-key-cayman-islands-voluntary-liquidations-deadlines-and-dates-to-consider In addition to immediate cost-savings, companies can avoid other filings and any fees that might arise out of having a stub year. Legal Advice Appleby's Hong Kong Office Advises Lichen China Limited News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76896/applebyamp039s-hong-kong-office-advises-lichen-china-limited The Appleby team was led by Partner Judy Lee. Legal Advice Dentons advises PATRIZIA on the sale of the R34 office building in Warsaw News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76898/dentons-advises-patrizia-on-the-sale-of-the-r34-office-building-in-warsaw R34 (also known as BTA Office Center) is a 5-storey complex offering tenants more than 6,000 sq.m. of office space Legal Advice Artificial intelligence use cases are trending but there are more questions than answers News Team Thursday, June 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76909/artificial-intelligence-use-cases-are-trending-but-there-are-more-questions-than-answers Clear answers will propel innovation and productivity. Left unanswered, these issues will deflate profits and make GAI implementation legally and financially problematic. FinTech In Focus: Cybersecurity Defense Gaps News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76870/in-focus-cybersecurity-defense-gaps These findings reveal an alarming gap between awareness of cybersecurity risks and the actions put in place to prevent and repel attacks. FinTech ByteSize: Data scouting: all to play for? News Team Monday, June 10, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76850/bytesize-data-scouting-all-to-play-for The practical result of this practice is the companies employing scouts can obtain the substantive benefit of the relevant sports data for the price of a handful of tickets to each event. FinTech Femtech - what is it and what should manufacturers bear in mind from a regulatory perspective? News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76833/femtech-what-is-it-and-what-should-manufacturers-bear-in-mind-from-a-regulatory-perspective There have hardly been any legal publications from a regulatory perspective to date. FinTech Addleshaw Goddard triumphs at the Legal Innovation Awards News Team Friday, May 31, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76768/addleshaw-goddard-triumphs-at-the-legal-innovation-awards The firm's Business Services division was recognised for 'Innovation in Diversity' FinTech Cambridge Spotlight: Claire Green News Team Thursday, May 30, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76754/cambridge-spotlight-claire-green The thing that motivates me most is… Getting the deal done for the client FinTech 'More than just billable robots' – Revolutionising lawyer bonuses for a more inclusive profession News Team Wednesday, May 29, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76738/amp039more-than-just-billable-robotsamp039-ampndash-revolutionising-lawyer-bonuses-for-a-more-inclusive-profession The need for new metrics to measure the value of staff members according to their individual contributions has become increasingly recognised. FinTech Artificial and emotional intelligence must be combined to unleash the power of legal tech News Team Monday, May 20, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76660/artificial-and-emotional-intelligence-must-be-combined-to-unleash-the-power-of-legal-tech Organised by The School of Law at Queen's University Belfast, this year's event has been sponsored by Herbert Smith Freehills. FinTech Navigating the Intricacies of Artificial Intelligence in Singapore's Securities Sector News Team Monday, May 13, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76594/navigating-the-intricacies-of-artificial-intelligence-in-singaporeamp039s-securities-sector This Legal Update delves into the legal and regulatory landscape governing use of AI in Singapore’s securities industry; exploring key players, guiding melodies and the harmonies that may lie ahead. FinTech How buyers of AI can impose controls on use News Team Friday, May 10, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76569/how-buyers-of-ai-can-impose-controls-on-use The risk of regulatory non-compliance is another important consideration, particularly from a data privacy perspective, and increasingly from an AI regulation perspective. FinTech Key considerations for renewable energy investments in the Philippines News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76879/key-considerations-for-renewable-energy-investments-in-the-philippines Geographically located within the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Philippines is abundant in renewable energy resources. Planet SOS Linklaters partners with Pilotlight to launch UK’s first social impact programme for climate action News Team Wednesday, June 05, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76807/linklaters-partners-with-pilotlight-to-launch-ukamprsquos-first-social-impact-programme-for-climate-action Pilotlight amplifies the impact charities, businesses and individuals can bring to make a better world. Planet SOS Balancing Risks and Returns on Social and Impact Finance: New Insights from Herbert Smith Freehills News Team Wednesday, June 05, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76814/balancing-risks-and-returns-on-social-and-impact-finance-new-insights-from-herbert-smith-freehills The report highlights the role of government partnership and support in making the capital structure attractive for investors. Planet SOS ESG on an Industrial scale News Team Tuesday, June 04, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76793/esg-on-an-industrial-scale Whether to align with market trends, legislation, planning requirements or all three, there has been a notable pursuit for best in class buildings. Planet SOS The role for public support in growing ‘green’ hydrogen production News Team Monday, June 03, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76781/the-role-for-public-support-in-growing-amplsquogreenamprsquo-hydrogen-production In this article, we look at how the market has grown to-date and what public support for green hydrogen can and should look like, with a focus on the position in France. Planet SOS Herbert Smith Freehills advises Renewable Power Capital on the closing of a c. €555 million financing of its 553MW onshore wind portfolio in Sweden News Team Thursday, May 23, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76701/herbert-smith-freehills-advises-renewable-power-capital-on-the-closing-of-a-c-ampeuro555-million-financing-of-its-553mw-onshore-wind-portfolio-in-sweden The deal is one of the largest financing packages for a greenfield onshore wind portfolio in Europe. Planet SOS Renewable energy the focal point of Australian federal budget News Team Wednesday, May 22, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76681/renewable-energy-the-focal-point-of-australian-federal-budget This will bring the total cost of the program to AU$9.3 billion. Planet SOS Market brief provides further detail on upcoming Australian renewable energy projects tender News Team Tuesday, May 21, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76670/market-brief-provides-further-detail-on-upcoming-australian-renewable-energy-projects-tender Projects will be assessed against seven merit criteria across Stage A and Stage B, with projects demonstrating the highest levels of merit compared to other projects in Stage A progressing to Stage B. Planet SOS UK sustainability reporting standards anticipated in 2025 News Team Tuesday, May 21, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76673/uk-sustainability-reporting-standards-anticipated-in-2025 Plans to expand the SDR regime to portfolio management services within the UK’s financial services sector are currently open to consultation. Planet SOS Hogan Lovells represents C2X in investment in SunGas Renewables News Team Wednesday, May 15, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76625/hogan-lovells-represents-c2x-in-investment-in-sungas-renewables Together, SunGas and C2X aim to increase the supply of sustainable fuels and advance global decarbonization of hard to abate industries. Planet SOS Hogan Lovells wins unanimous Supreme Court victory in widely watched case concerning access to mifepristone News Team Friday, June 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76913/hogan-lovells-wins-unanimous-supreme-court-victory-in-widely-watched-case-concerning-access-to-mifepristone The decision overturns an April 2023 decision by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas blocking the distribution of the drug. Court Cases Bound to fail? Restraining claims or applications which are totally without merit News Team Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76892/bound-to-fail-restraining-claims-or-applications-which-are-totally-without-merit The remedies against such litigants – now known as Civil Restraint Orders (“CROs”) and codified in the Civil Procedure Rules – have real bite. Court Cases UK case update | Shirland v Charity Commission - consent under section 198 of the Charites Act 2011 News Team Tuesday, June 11, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76867/uk-case-update-shirland-v-charity-commission-consent-under-section-198-of-the-charites-act-2011 This case concerned an appeal by Andrea Shirland against a Charity Commission decision Court Cases Hogan Lovells acting in three of the five most influential Unified Patent Court cases named by JUVE Patent News Team Monday, June 10, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76853/hogan-lovells-acting-in-three-of-the-five-most-influential-unified-patent-court-cases-named-by-juve-patent Having three of our cases recognized as the most influential, demonstrates how we continuously strive to be the leading IP practice across major markets Court Cases Witness statements in England and Wales News Team Friday, June 07, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76836/witness-statements-in-england-and-wales Once the witness is satisfied with their statement, they will be asked to sign a ‘statement of truth’. Court Cases Courts shine new light on the use of a single claim form involving multiple claimants News Team Wednesday, June 05, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76808/courts-shine-new-light-on-the-use-of-a-single-claim-form-involving-multiple-claimants The Court of Appeal in this (Morris) case found that the court was not bound to apply the previous tests referred to as these added unnecessary hurdles Court Cases Hargreaves in the Court of Appeal: A Return to Orthodoxy on Withholding Taxes? News Team Wednesday, June 05, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76810/hargreaves-in-the-court-of-appeal-a-return-to-orthodoxy-on-withholding-taxes The source and treaty points were not appealed to the Court of Appeal Court Cases Australian case a warning for insolvency practitioners litigating against insurers News Team Tuesday, May 14, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76613/australian-case-a-warning-for-insolvency-practitioners-litigating-against-insurers The liquidator also brought an insolvent trading claim against the director, of over AU$26 million for third party creditor debts incurred by Tempo. Court Cases 58.com, Inc – Grand Court orders post-valuation date disclosure arising from expert's information request News Team Thursday, May 02, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76495/58com-inc-ampndash-grand-court-orders-post-valuation-date-disclosure-arising-from-expertamp039s-information-request It is common in section 238 proceedings for experts to make information requests of the company for the purposes of preparing their reports. Court Cases UK Supreme Court Upholds Anti-Suit Injunction in Support of Foreign-Seated Arbitration News Team Tuesday, April 23, 2024 1:00 am https://legal.managersofwealth.com/article/76392/uk-supreme-court-upholds-anti-suit-injunction-in-support-of-foreign-seated-arbitration The proceedings culminated in a landmark decision by the Supreme Court handed down on April 23, 2024 upholding the Court of Appeal’s judgment in favor of UniCredit. Court Cases