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SEC v. Gregory Kelly: Final Judgment

September 23, 2019 - Final Judgment imposing a $100,000 fine in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Gregory L. Kelly at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

SEC v. Carlos Ghosn: Final Judgment

September 23, 2019 - Final Judgment imposing a $1 million fine in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Carlos Ghosn, a citizen of Brazil, France, and Lebanon, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

SEC v. Carlos Ghosn et al: Complaint

September 23, 2019 - Complaint alleging securities fraud regarding Japanese automobile manufacturer Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Carlos Ghosn, a citizen of Brazil, France, and Lebanon, and Gregory L. Kelly, a resident of Brentwood, Tennessee, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Synapse Investment Ltd. et al v. World-Wide Investment Services Ltd.: Conversion Motion

September 13, 2019 - Petitioning Creditors' Motion to Convert Case From Chapter 7 to Chapter 15 in Synapse Investment Ltd., of Japan; Bioreplace Corporation, of Japan; Masayuki Yamakawa, of Japan, and Megumi Matsuzawa, of Utah v. World-Wide Investment Services Limited, New Century Properties Limited, and Heng Cheong Pacific Limited, all of the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

FamilyMart China Holding Co. Ltd. v. Yin-Heng Wei et al: Writ of Summons

August 28, 2019 - Writ of Summons in FamilyMart China Holding Co. Ltd., of Japan v. Yin-Heng Wei, Shih-Chieh Wei, Ying-Chiao We, Ying-Chun Wei, Nexus (Cayman Islands) Holding Corp., Shanghai Nexus Information Technology Co., Ltd., Good Choice (Cayman Islands) Holding Corp., Good Choice (Hong Kong) Holding Co. Ltd., Shanghai Zhenhuixuan Electronic Commerce Ltd., and China CVS Cayman Islands Holding Corp. at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Synapse Investment Ltd. et al v. Heng Cheong Pacific Ltd.: Chapter 7 Petition

August 27, 2019 - Chapter 7 Involuntary Petition regarding claims totaling $35 million in Synapse Investment Ltd., of Japan; Bioreplace Corporation, of Japan; Masayuki Yamakawa, of Japan, and Megumi Matsuzawa, of Utah v. Heng Cheong Pacific Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

Synapse Investment Ltd. et al v. New Century Properties Ltd.: Chapter 7 Petition

August 27, 2019 - Chapter 7 Involuntary Petition regarding claims totaling $35 million in Synapse Investment Ltd., of Japan; Bioreplace Corporation, of Japan; Masayuki Yamakawa, of Japan, and Megumi Matsuzawa, of Utah v. New Century Properties Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

Synapse Investment Ltd. et al v. World-Wide Investment Services Ltd.: Chapter 7 Petition

August 27, 2019 - Chapter 7 Involuntary Petition regarding claims totaling $35 million in Synapse Investment Ltd., of Japan; Bioreplace Corporation, of Japan; Masayuki Yamakawa, of Japan, and Megumi Matsuzawa, of Utah v. World-Wide Investment Services Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

BVI court freezes yacht linked with fired Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

August 23, 2019 - Japanese auto manufacturer Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. has obtained an order in the British Virgin Islands to preserve a yacht called 'Twig' that is linked with its former Chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn, who is a citizen of Brazil, France, and Lebanon.

Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. v. Carlos Ghosn et al: Preservation Order

August 21, 2019 - Order in Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., of Japan v. Carlos Ghosn, a citizen of Brazil, France and Lebanon and a former chairman and CEO of Nissan; his wife, Carole Nahas Ghosn, and Beauty Yachts Pty Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands, as Respondents, and Virgin Islands Shipping Registry, and Hauteville Trust (BVI) Limited, as Third Parties, at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

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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.