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Ogier’s At a Glance Guide to BVI Wills for non-doms

British Virgin Islands - May 24 2019 For individuals domiciled outside of the British Virgin Islands, a separate will covering BVI assets can simplify the probate process - as well as...

Gavin Ferguson, Fraser Allister, Marcus Leese.

BVI Probate in Practice

United Kingdom - May 8 2019 In 2017, BVI entirely revoked its old probate rules. The new rules - the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Non-Contentious Probate and Administration...

Winning Chinese clients' trust

China - February 19 2019 Trust law in China is rather different from that in common-law jurisdictions. A trust is not a turnkey product and is definitely not an off-the-shelf...

Marcus Leese.

Out with the old - BVI probate rules

British Virgin Islands - September 4 2018 Shares in a British Virgin Islands (BVI) company, held personally or via a nominee arrangement, will be effectively frozen on the passing away of the...

Marcus Leese.

Increase in BVI Probate Fees

Global - December 12 2017 The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Court Proceedings Fees) (Virgin Islands) Rules, 2017 (the New Rules) impose new fees for non-contentious probate...

Anthony Partridge, Marcus Leese.