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Industry Updates

Litigation & Insolvency Update May 2014

07 May 2014

Welcome to the May 2014 edition of our Litigation and Insolvency Update, a summary of recent key developments in the Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands and Ireland.

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Cayman Islands

New Third Party Rights Legislation in the Cayman Islands
Cross-border Comity at the Court of Appeal – the Picard v Primeo Decision
Court Clarifies Treatment of Foreign Tax Liabilities in Bankruptcy

British Virgin Islands

The End of the Fairfield Clawback Claims?
Approval of Liquidators' Fees – BVI Court Provides New Guidance


Irish High Court Affords Investor Proprietary Claim Against Firm
Extent and Duration of Litigation Privilege

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