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Oceanair Linhas Aereas S/A: Chapter 15 Petition

December 27, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Brazil by Frederico Pedreira, as the Foreign Representative of Oceanair Linhas Aereas S/A, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Fausto Miguel Martello v. BVI Registrar of Corporate Affairs: Restoration Application

December 07, 2018 - Fixed Date Claim Form in Fausto Miguel Martello v. The Registrar of Corporate Affairs regarding Woodstone Investments Inc. at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Serviços de Petróleo Constellation SA et al: Chapter 15 Petition

December 06, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Brazil by Andrew Childe, as the Foreign Representative of Serviços de Petróleo Constellation SA, Lone Star Offshore Ltd., Gold Star Equities Ltd., Olinda Star Ltd., Star International Drilling Limited, Alpha Star Equities Ltd., Snover International Inc., Arazi Sarl, Constellation Oil Services Holding SA, and Constellation Overseas Ltd., at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Viação Itapemirim SA et al: Chapter 15 Petition

November 29, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Brazil by Elias Mubarak Junior, as the Foreign Representative of Viação Itapemirim SA, Transportadora Itapemirim S/A, ITA-Itapemirim Transportes S/A, Imobiliária Bianca Ltda, Cola Comercial e Distribuidora Ltda, Viação Caiçara Ltda, and Flecha S/A - Turismo, Comércio e Industria, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Monica Maria Mellao Silveira Mello v. Brickell Bank: Discovery Application

November 29, 2018 - Application by Monica Maria Mellao Silveira Mello to take discovery from Brickell Bank, formerly known as Espirito Santo Bank, for use in proceedings before Brazilian tribunals, including a probate proceeding for the estate of Guilherme Carlos Arantes Mellao, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Norske Skogindustrier ASA: Chapter 15 Petition

November 16, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Norway by Tom Hugo Ottesen, as the Foreign Representative of Norske Skogindustrier ASA, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

SAM Industrias SA et al: Chapter 15 Petition

November 08, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Brazil by Carlos Magno, as the Foreign Representative of SAM Industrias SA, Boulder Participações Ltda., and Daniel Benasayag Birmann, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Postalis v. Bank of New York Mellon Corp.: Discovery Application

October 31, 2018 - Application by Postalis - Instituto de Previdencia Complementar - Sob Intervencao, a pension plan for Brazilian postal workers, to take discovery from Bank of New York Mellon Corporation for use in legal proceedings in Brazil, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Schahin II Finance Company (SPV) Ltd.: Chapter 15 Petition

September 27, 2018 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in the Cayman Islands by Conyers Directors (Cayman) Ltd., as the Foreign Representative of Schahin II Finance Company (SPV) Limited, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

SEC v. Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras: Administrative Order

September 27, 2018 - Order instituting cease and desist proceedings in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A..

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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.