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Katy Taveira v. Celebrity Cruises Inc.: Discovery Application

December 04, 2019 - Application on behalf of Katy Taveira to take discovery from Celebrity Cruises Inc. for use in legal proceedings in Greece against her former husband, Dimitrios Petras, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Helena Chartering Inc. v. The Bank of New York Mellon et al: Discovery Application

November 18, 2019 - Application by Helena Chartering Inc., of the Bahamas, to take discovery from The Bank of New York Mellon, Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, a.k.a. Deutsche Bank USA; Wells Fargo Bank NA, and Citibank NA for use in contemplated legal proceedings in Greece against Liberia-domiciled Cronus Maritime Inc., filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

SEC v. Bryan Cohen et al: Complaint

October 18, 2019 - Complaint alleging securities fraud involving investment bankers in London in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Bryan Cohen, of New York, NY, and George Nikas, a citizen of Greece residing in Athens, Greece, and New York, NY, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Towerbridge Group Ltd. v. Duane Morris: Complaint

August 02, 2019 - Claim Form and Particulars of Claim alleging breach of fiduciary duty resulting in losses in excess of £1.3 million in Towerbridge Group Limited, domiciled in the British Virgin Islands, based in Cyprus v. Duane Morris, a London-based law firm, at the High Court of Justice for England and Wales.

Mundo Media Ltd. et al: Chapter 15 Petition

June 18, 2019 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Canada by Ernst & Young, as the Foreign Representative of Mundo Media Ltd., 2538853 Ontario Ltd., M Zone Marketing Inc., and AppThis Holdings, Inc., at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Mario Epelbaum v. Dynagas LNG Partners LP et al: Class Action Complaint

May 16, 2019 - Complaint in Mario Epelbaum v. Dynagas LNG Partners LP, Dynagas GP LLC, and Dynagas Holding Ltd., all of the Marshall Islands; Tony Lauritzen, Michael Gregos, and George J. Prokopiou at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

BSR Fund SA et al v. Patrick Cunningham et al: Complaint

April 08, 2019 - Complaint in BSR Fund SA, of the Marshall Islands; United Capital Trust Inc., of Liberia; Volterra Investment Inc., of the Marshall Islands; B Angel Investment Corp., of the Marshall Islands; Galactica FX Trading Corp., of the Marshall Islands; Victor Restis, of Greece, and Bella Resti, of Greece v. Diwakar Jagannath, Ikon Global Holding Company LLC, Ikon Global Markets Inc., Ftechnics Inc., Ikon Europe Ltd., of the United Kingdom; Ikon Finance Ltd., of the United Kingdom; Ikon Atlantic Ltd., of Bermuda; Ioannis Litinas, of Greece; George Daskaleas, of Greece; Maria Kitromilidou, of Cyprus; and Patrick Cunningham alleging fraud regarding Gstar FX Inc., of Belize, and PK Investments Equity Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands, at the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York.

Piraeus Bank SA v. NewLead Holdings Ltd.: Restoration Petition

February 20, 2019 - Petition in Piraeus Bank SA, of Greece v. NewLead Holdings Ltd. at Bermuda Supreme Court. Chris Panagopoulos

April 18, 2018 - Whois domain name record for

FTechnics, Inc. v. Victor Restis et al: Complaint

March 08, 2018 - Notice of Removal, plus copy of complaint, in FTechnics, Inc., IKON Global Markets, Inc., IKON Global Holdings Company, LLC, and Engin Yikilmazoglu v. Victor Restis, Victor Restis, Bella Resti, Ioannis Litinas, George Daskaleas, Patrick Cunningham, Diwakar Jagannath, United Capital Trusts, Inc., Volterra Investments, Inc., B. Angel Investment Corp., Galactica FX Trading Corp., and BSR Fund, SA 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.