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Keiva Maronie-Durham v. Bermuda Bar Council: Judgment

June 30, 2021 - Judgment allowing an appeal against a decision to deny a practising certificate to an attorney in Keiva Maronie-Durham, an attorney v. Bermuda Bar Council at Bermuda Court of Appeal.

Andrew Crisson v. Marshall Diel & Myers Ltd.: Appeal Judgment

June 11, 2021 - Judgment allowing Andrew Crisson's appeal and discharging a freezing order against him in Andrew Crisson v. Marshall Diel & Myers Limited at Bermuda Court of Appeal.

Thomas Doctoroff v. Crown Global Life Insurance Ltd. et al: Ruling

June 07, 2021 - Ruling denying summary judgment against Crown Global Life Insurance and granting summary judgment for $1.7 million against the other defendants regarding investments in the Mauritius-based Belvedere Management Group in Thomas Doctoroff, of New York, USA v. Crown Global Life Insurance Ltd., of Bermuda; Paul Gambles, of Thailand; MBMG Investment Advisory Company Ltd., of Thailand; MBMG Group Singapore Pte, of Singapore; MBMG International Custodians Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands; MBMG Asset Management Limited, of Mauritius, and Garmor Asset Management Ltd., of Mauritius, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Panacorp Casa de Valores SA v. Castle Harbour Securities Ltd.: Judgment

May 20, 2021 - Judgment regarding a dispute involving "100 million bonds issued by Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A.", a.k.a. PDVSA, in Panacorp Casa de Valores S.A., of Panama v. Castle Harbour Securities Limited at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Michael Woodroffe v. Pamela Woodroffe: Judgment

April 12, 2021 - Judgment regarding "the ability to enforce arrears of maintenance" arising from divorce proceedings in Michael Woodroffe, who is president of Kirkway International Ltd., a Bermuda insurance broker v. Pamela Woodroffe (née Collins) at Bermuda Court of Appeal.

Agam Jain v. Muuvment Ltd.: Notice of Discontinuance

March 10, 2021 - Notice of Discontinuance in Agam Jain v. Muuvment Ltd. at Bermuda Supreme Court.

St. John's Trust Company (PVT) Ltd. v. James Watlington et al: Ruling

December 14, 2020 - Ruling regarding the A. Eugene Brockman Charitable Trust in St. John's Trust Company (PVT) Limited v. James Watlington, Glenn Ferguson, Cabarita (PTC) Limited, of Nevis, as Trustee of The Waterford Charitable Trust; The Attorney General, and James Geoffrey Stephen Gilbert, as Defendants, and Medlands (PTC) Limited and Conyers Dill & Pearman Limited, as Non-Parties, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Agam Jain v. Muuvment Ltd.: Writ

November 06, 2020 - Specially Endorsed Writ in Agam Jain, of Oxford, England, described as a "founding shareholder" and former officer and director of the Defendant v. Muuvment Ltd. at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Juliet Wilkinson v. Thomas Gleeson et al: Originating Summons

October 26, 2020 - Originating Summons in Juliet Wilkinson v. Thomas Gleeson and Pension Commission at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Managed Investments PCC Ltd. et al v. Aeolus Re Ltd.: Writ of Summons

October 19, 2020 - Specially Indorsed Writ of Summons in Managed Investments PCC Limited, on behalf of IRIS Balanced Cell, of Guernsey; Managed Investments PCC Limited, on behalf of IRlS Enhanced Cell, of Guernsey; CS ILS SICAV-SIF, on behalf of Credit Suisse (Lux) IRIS Balanced Fund, of Luxembourg; IRIS Dynamic SPC, on behalf of IRlS Post-Event Fund SP, of the Cayman Islands; CS IRIS ALHC Fund Ltd., of the Cayman Islands; CS IRIS C Fund Limited, of Guernsey, and Alpha Z ILS Fund Limited, of Guernsey v. Aeolus Re Ltd., in respect of its Keystone PF Segregated Account, of Bermuda, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

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David Marchant
As any fule kno, the biggest enemy of fraud, corruption, money laundering, and other forms of financial crime is transparency, while their best friend is secrecy. That's why the unprecedented mass sealing of cases that's taking place at the Financial Services Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands is repugnant to anyone with a genuine concern for financial crime.