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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.

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.

Hideto Tomabechi v. Google LLC: Discovery Application

August 06, 2019 - Ex Parte Application by Hideto Tomabechi, of Japan, to take discovery from Google LLC for use in legal proceedings in Japan against person(s) unknown for defamation, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Reiko Aso v. Charles Schwab & Co.: Discovery Application

August 05, 2019 - Ex Parte Application by Reiko Aso to take discovery from Charles Schwab & Co., of San Francisco, for use in divorce proceedings in Japan involving Takeo Aso, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Frontier Co. Ltd. v. Cloudflare Inc.: Discovery Application

July 16, 2019 - Ex Parte Application by Frontier Co. Ltd. to take discovery from Cloudflare Inc. for use in legal proceedings in Japan, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

United American Corp. v. Bitcoin.com: Motion to Effect Service

July 12, 2019 - Plaintiff's Motion for Judicial Assistance to effect service in Saint Kitts and Nevis on Saint Bitts LLC, d.b.a. Bitcoin.com, for a complaint alleging cryptocurrency fraud in United American Corp. v. Bitmain Inc., of Delaware; Saint Bitts LLC, d.b.a. Bitcoin.com, of Saint Kitts & Nevis; Roger Ver, of Japan; Bitmain Technologies Ltd., of Hong Kong; Bitmain Technologies Holding Company, of the Cayman Islands; Jihan Wu, of California; Payward Ventures Inc., d.b.a. Kraken, of Delaware; Jesse Powell, of California; Amaury Sechet, of France; Shammah Chancellor, of California; and Jason Cox, of California, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Subscriber Holdings LLC v. Brightstar Corp. et al: Complaint

May 02, 2019 - Complaint in Subscriber Holdings LLC v. Brightstar Corp., Brightstar Device Protection LLC, formerly eSecuritel Holdings LLC; Brightstar Re Ltd., formerly eSecuritel Re Ltd., of Bermuda; Brightstar US Inc., Brightstar Logistics Pty Limited, of Australia; Brightstar Telecommunications India Ltd., of India; Sprint Corporation, SoftBank Group Corp., of Japan, and Mobile Leasing Solutions LLC at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

GTCS Nominees Ltd. v. Autoterminal International Ltd.: Fixed Date Claim Form

April 18, 2019 - Fixed Date Claim Form in GTCS Nominees Limited, of the Cayman Islands v. Autoterminal International Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Porsche Automobil Holding SE v. Elliott Capital Advisors LP et al: Discovery Application

April 05, 2019 - Application by Porsche Automobil Holding SE, of Germany, to take discovery from Elliott Associates LP, Elliott Capital Advisors LP, Elliott International Capital Advisors Inc., and Elliott Management Corporation for use in legal proceedings in Germany brought by several plaintiffs, including Greenwich (Japan) Ltd. and Gateshead (Japan) LLC, alleging securities fraud against Porsche Automobil Holding SE, 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.