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Diligence Inc. v. Nicholas Day: Diligence Opposition to Day's Motion To Dismiss

March 24, 2020 - Diligence Inc.'s Opposition to Nicholas Day's Motion to Dismiss regarding a dispute over ownership of Switzerland-domiciled Diligence Global Business Intelligence SA in Diligence Inc., a Delaware company majority owned by Cayman Islands-domiciled Information Security Investments Company v. Nicholas Day, a citizen of the United Kingdom residing in France, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Compañia De Navegación Palomar SA et al v. Isabel Brenda Koutsos: Judgment

March 23, 2020 - Judgment for $2.75 million in favor of the plaintiff in Compañia De Navegación Palomar, SA, of Panama; Cosmopolitan Finance Corporation, of the British Virgin Islands; Dominion Corporation SA, of Panama; John Manners and Co. (Malaya) Pte Ltd., of Singapore; Peninsula Navigation Company (Private) Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, and Straits Marine Company Private Limited, of the British Virgin Islands v. Isabel Brenda Koutsos, of Australia, at Singapore High Court.

Swiss banker investigated for allegedly embezzling $8.7M from Banca Raiffeisen clients

March 20, 2020 - Police in Switzerland are investigating Stefano Billeter for allegedly embezzling $8.73 million from four clients while he worked for Banca Raiffeisen, in Lugano.

Diligence Inc. v. Nicholas Day: Diligence's Motion for Partial Summary Judgment

March 11, 2020 - Diligence Inc.'s Motion for Partial Summary Judgment regarding a dispute over ownership of Switzerland-domiciled Diligence Global Business Intelligence SA in Diligence Inc., a Delaware company majority owned by Cayman Islands-domiciled Information Security Investments Company v. Nicholas Day, a citizen of the United Kingdom residing in France, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Tanzania Tanzil v. Lindsay Grant et al: Ruling

March 04, 2020 - Ruling regarding misappropriation, breach of trust, and breach of fiduciary duty in Tanzania Tobing Tanzil, an applicant under a "Citizenship by Investment Programme" v. Lindsay F.P. Grant and Jonel F. H. Powell, partners in the law firm of Grant, Powell & Co., at the High Court of Justice for Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Nicholas Day v. Diligence, Inc.: Defendant's Motion to Dismiss

February 17, 2020 - Defendant's Motion to Dismiss in Nicholas Day v. Diligence, Inc. at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Coöperatieve Rabobank UA et al v. The Clearing House Payments Company LLC et al: Discovery Application

February 14, 2020 - Application by Coöperatieve Rabobank UA, of Argentina; Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, of New York; ING Bank NV, of Brazil; the International Finance Corporation, of Washington, DC; Natixis, New York Branch, and Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij Voor Ontwikkelingslanden NV, of the Netherlands, to take discovery from The Clearing House Payments Company LLC, of New York; Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentina SA, of Spain; Banco do Brasil SA, of Brazil; Bank Leumi US, of New York; Bank of America, NA, of North Carolina; Barclays Bank PLC, of England; Citibank, NA, of New York; Deutsche Bank AG, of Germany; Deutsche Bank Trust Co Americas, of New York; HSBC Bank USA, of New York; Itau Unibanco SA - New York Branch, of Brazil; JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA, of New York; Mizuho Bank, Ltd., of Japan; MUFG Bank, Ltd., of Japan; MUFG Union Bank, NA, of New York; Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, of Japan; The Bank of New York Mellon, of New York; UBS AG, of Switzerland; Wells Fargo Bank NY INTL, of New York, and Wells Fargo Bank, of California, for use in legal proceedings in Argentina regarding suspected "major international financial impropriety" involving Vincentin SAIC, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Colville LLC v. Duet Real Estate Partners 1 LP: Winding Up Petition

February 12, 2020 - Winding Up Petition in Colville LLC, of Delaware v. Duet Real Estate Partners 1 LP, of the Cayman Islands, at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Nicholas Day v. Diligence, Inc.: Complaint for Advancement of Legal Fees & Expenses

February 11, 2020 - Complaint for Advancement of Legal Fees & Expenses in Nicholas Day, a citizen of the UnitedKingdom residing in France v. Diligence, Inc. at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Eurasian Bank JSC v. Bank of New York Mellon et al: Discovery Application

February 05, 2020 - Ex Parte Application by Eurasian Bank JSC, of Kazakhstan, to take discovery from Bank of New York Mellon, Credit Suisse AG, New York Branch; Credit Suisse Holdings (USA) Inc., and Credit Suisse (USA) Inc. for use in legal proceedings in England alleging fraud against Khakim Islamovich Istamov, Irina Petrovna Skichko, Agusta Associates Limited, and Igor Riel, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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Cayman Court Secrecy: A Huge Red Flag for Foreign Investors & Clients
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.