December 7, 2023

Cayman Islands: Maples and Calder welcomes newly qualified Caymanian lawyer to finance team

Maples and Calder is pleased to announce another successfully completed articles of clerkship with its firm. On 14 November 2018, before an audience of family, friends and colleagues, Ms. Renee Lindo was admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands by Hon. Justice Williams. A Maples and Calder scholarship recipient, Ms Lindo attended the University […]

Caymanian completes first judicial clerkship training

A 25-year-old Caymanian articled clerk at Walkers, Ms Erin Panton, got a unique opportunity to shadow Cayman Islands judges and magistrates and work with senior officers at Judicial Administration during the past few weeks. Ms Panton has the distinction to be the first articled clerk selected by the Judicial Education Committee and the Caymanian Bar […]

Former Jamaican prime minister awarded J$12.5m in libel case

From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Friday October 31, 2014, CMC – Former Jamaican Prime Minister P.J. Patterson has been awarded J$12.5 million (One Jamaica dollar =US$0.0089 cents) in damages the libel case against Nationwide News Network and its head Cliff Hughes. The award resulted from a news article aired in 2009 that defamed Patterson. It concerned […]