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By Colette Wilkins, Xia Li In the recent decision of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands In the matter of Global-IP Cayman (unreported, 21 July 2020) , Parker J took the opportunity to remind practitioners of their duty to conduct litigation efficiently, economically and on a reasonable basis. By way of brief background, the petitioner presented a […]

Looking Ahead to Moneyval – What is Next for Guernsey?

By Adam Cole, Adam Pickering, Rachel Amos In the midst of the ongoing global turmoil caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Guernsey’s finance industry has emerged from the local lockdown in a relatively strong condition. The GFSC has already resumed routine onsite inspections, is in the process of enhancing the financial crime risk returns that are submitted […]

Updates to the Cayman Islands Beneficial Ownership Regime

The Cayman Islands beneficial ownership regime (“Regime”), which came into force on 1 July 2017, has been revised by amendments to the laws which came into force on 29 June 2020, with amendments to the associated regulations on 31 July 2020 (together, the “Amendments”).

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Job support scheme | Your questions answered

By Philip Pepper The Chancellor has announced an expansion of the Job Support Scheme to support businesses required to close due to local or national lockdowns How will the expansion to the scheme work? Companies who are legally required to shut for some period over winter as part of local or national restrictions will be given […]

How to efficiently respond to DSARs

By Gregory Campbell, Chirag Zaveri In the first year and a half since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect, over 275,000 complaints were filed and over £400M in fines issued. Some 70% of surveyed businesses worldwide failed to address requests made from individuals seeking to obtain a copy of their personal data as […]

North Macedonia’s data protection law: Ten months to comply

By Marija Vlajković and Andrea Lazarevska It has been exactly eight months since the Republic of North Macedonia adopted the new Law on Personal Data Protection (“Law“), largely in compliance with the GDPR, entering into force only a few days after it was promulgated. Controllers and processors were afforded 18 months in which to align their […]

What are OKRs and how do I use them to drive productivity in my team?

OKR stands for Objectives and Key Results. As the name suggests, OKRs are a method of setting out objectives and tracking their progress and the resulting impact on broader business goals. OKRs are one of two objective tracking options we support within the Weekly10 platform (SMART goals being the other). Keep reading for a breakdown of […]

The current state of the insurance market

Even before the advent of the Coronavirus, two major factors were already impacting upon the global insurance industry, namely, the beginning of a hardening market and the potential results of Brexit.

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