January 16, 2021

STATEMENT: The Cayman Islands Law Society expresses disappointment at the pulling of the LPB

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The Cayman Islands Law Society expresses disappointment The Cayman Islands Law Society is disappointed that the last sitting of the Legislative Assembly has not resulted in the passage of a modern, balanced Legal Practitioners Bill (the “Bill”). The Society would like to thank all those who have worked extremely hard on the drafting of the […]

Cayman Islands approves Legal Practitioners Law

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From The Global Legal Post Following a week of hot debate, the controversial bill regulating the operation of Cayman Islands law firms and lawyers was approved unanimously on Friday. However, the matter is not yet completely final as the current version of the Legal Practitioners Bill is set to face significant changes in the legislative […]

Law firms accused of owing Cayman Islands millions in fees

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From The Global Legal Post International law firms practicing Cayman law without a licence are under fire from opposition members of the Legislative Assembly on the offshore center who say they owe the nation $50 million in fees over the past decade. 180 lawyers identified The allegations were made during a debate of the proposed […]

The Editor speaks: Ludicrous motion – shame!!

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Having lived here for 35 years and keenly watched meetings of the Legislative Assembly – my wife Joan being heavily involved in political campaigns in my early years – I have seen some ludicrous motions. However, never one as ludicrous at that brought to the very last sitting of the House by East End MLA […]

Cayman Islands: Caymanian Bar Association 27th Anniversary Gala

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The Caymanian Bar Association (CBA) held its 27th Anniversary Gala on 12 September 2015 at the Marriott Hotel. Winston Connolly MLA and past Council Member of the CBA was the master of ceremonies for the evening. With over 170 guests in attendance representing members from the CBA, the Cayman Islands Law Society, the Judiciary, the […]