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Solicitors Regulation Authority v. Colin Downie: Solicitor Strike-Off Judgment

January 29, 2019 - Judgment in Solicitors Regulation Authority v. Colin Ross Downie at the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal, for England and Wales.

EXPOSED: Bermuda cryptocurrency firms Uulala and Arbitrade

January 27, 2019 - Two of Bermuda's new blockchain start-ups - Uulala Ltd. and Arbitrade Ltd. - are being operated by North Americans with long records of business failures, indebtedness, and scandal, OffshoreAlert can reveal.

BCS Prime Brokerage Ltd. v. Simargl Capital: Winding Up Petition

December 19, 2018 - Winding Up Petition in BCS Prime Brokerage Limited v. Simargl Capital at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

India: SP Tyagi et al

December 17, 2018 - Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence - pursuant to a request for judicial assistance from India - for a criminal investigation into Shashindra Pal Tyagi, a.k.a. S.P. Tyagi, a former Chief of Air Staff of the Indian Army; Sanjeev Tyagi, a.k.a. Julie Tyagi; Rajeev Tyagi, a.k.a. Docsa Tyagi; Sandeep Tyagi, Guido Ralph Haschke, Carlo Valentino Ferdinando Gerosa, Bruno Spagnolini, CEO of AgustaWestland SpA; Christian Michael James, Giorgio Zappa, Gautam Khaitan, Partap Krishan Aggarwal, Hedi Kamoun, Satish Bagrodia and others for suspected involvement in a bribery and corruption and corruption scheme.

Simon Hoyle v. Daniel McGowan et al: Petition

December 05, 2018 - Petition in Simon Hoyle v. Daniel McGowan, Centaur Holdings Limited, Centaur Asset Management Limited, Centaur Private Equity Limited, Centaur Group Finance Limited, Centaur Ventures Limited, and Centaur Group Limited at Bermuda Supreme Court.

International Petroleum Investment Company et al v. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. et al: Summons With Notice

November 21, 2018 - Summons With Notice in International Petroleum Investment Company and Aabar Investments PJS v. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Goldman Sachs International Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC, Goldman Sachs (Singapore) Pte, Goldman Sachs (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Tim Leissner, Ng Chong Hwa, a.k.a. Roger Ng; Andrea Vella, Khadem Abdulla Al Qubaisi, and Mohamed Ahmed Badawy Al-Husseiny at New York Supreme Court.

Morgan Gatsby Ltd.: License Suspension

November 08, 2018 - Decision Notice regarding Morgan Gatsby Limited by the Dubai Financial Services Authority.

ABRAAJ General Partner VIII Ltd. v. ABRAAJ SPV 124 Ltd. et al: Writ of Summons

October 19, 2018 - Writ of Summons in ABRAAJ General Partner VIII Limited, on behalf of Abraaj Private Equity Fund IV LP, Abraaj Buyout Fund IV (S) LP, and, derivatively, Mocha Education Holdings LP, v. ABRAAJ SPV 124 Limited, ADV 1 Limited, EDU MENA Holdings Cooperatief UA, and Thebes BV at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Iraq Telecom Ltd. v. Citibank NA et al: Judicial Assistance

October 05, 2018 - Ex Parte Application by Iraq Telecom Limited to conduct discovery from HSBC Bank (USA) NA, Standard Chartered International (USD) Ltd., The Bank of New York Mellon NA, and Wells Fargo Bank NA at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Jho Low et al: Criminal Indictment

October 03, 2018 - Criminal Indictment in USA v. Jho Taek Low, and Hwa Chong Ng, a.k.a. Roger Ng, at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern 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.