Wednesday, 1 June, 2011 - 04:11
This Insight focuses on the construction sector.
Since January 2006, the annualized value of construction put in place decreased by approximately 35%, forcing many construction firms to survive off their dwindling backlog. Unless new projects begin to arrive at a faster rate, 2011 presents a looming crisis for many firms and potentially for their sureties. Acting now to address this crisis is critical to ensuring long-term viability and minimizing or avoiding contract bond defaults/losses.
Wednesday, 18 May, 2011 - 10:18
This Technical Bulletin considers the threat to the floating charge presented by what Justice Briggs refers to as the “legislative mess” that has resulted from the clash between insolvency and pensions law.
Sunday, 24 April, 2011 - 09:37
This article focusses on the development of law in relation to the legal position of redeemed investors and reviews recent decisions of the courts in both the British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands, considering the effect the decisions have had on members. It also highlights how the case law is developing in the two jurisdictions.
Sunday, 24 April, 2011 - 09:34
This article concentrates on the powers available to a Liquidator, both in the British Virgin Islands and in some foreign jurisdictions frequently encountered in BVI liquidations, to identify and secure assets.
Sunday, 24 April, 2011 - 09:21
M&A Advisor 2011 Turnaround Advisor Awards
MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT OR TELECOM TURNAROUND OF THE YEAR
Pre-packaged Chapter 11 of MGM Studios, Inc.
Awarded to: Steve Cooper; Adam Murphy; and Bret Fernandes, Senior Director, Zolfo Cooper