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Interim Applications - Procedural or Not!

Saint Kitts - August 13 2018 In a recent decision from the island of Saint Christopher and Nevis, Master Moise had to consider an application regarding an order of the Court of…

Jonathan Addo, Phillip Kite, Anthony Rafferty.

Think before you blink: BVI Court halts cross-border requests without consideration

British Virgin Islands - August 10 2018 The BVI Court again stepped in to ensure that proper thought and process was applied to requests made by foreign governmental bodies. Following on…

Jonathan Addo, Aki Corsoni-Husain, Andrew Thorp.

BVI Court appoints receiver under Arbitration Act to preserve assets pending arbitration award

British Virgin Islands - July 31 2018 Grant Thornton were appointed as receivers over a BVI company under Section 43 of the Arbitration Act 2013 to preserve the value of the company…

Stuart Cullen, Peter Ferrer, Paula Gibbs.

Sixtieth anniversary of New York Convention - time to choose BVI arbitration and enforcement

Global - July 5 2018 The British Virgin Islands is a pro-arbitration jurisdiction. Under the Arbitration Act, with regard to both New York Convention awards and non-New…

Peter Ferrer, Jonathan Addo, Paula Gibbs, Claire Goldstein.

Appointing liquidators to a company in the BVI following an alleged loss of substratum

British Virgin Islands - June 27 2018 In the case of Delco Participation BV v Green Elite Limited [2018] the Court of Appeal considered the test for appointing liquidators to a company…

Lucy Hannett, William Peake, Andrew Thorp.