Pakistan

VR Global Partners LP v. Stuart Newberger: Discovery Application

Application by VR Global Partners LP, of the Cayman Islands, to take discovery from Stuart Newberger, described as "a partner in the law firm of Crowell & Moring", for legal proceedings in the Isle of Man involving Broadsheet LLC (in Liquidation) and claims against the Government of Pakistan, filed at the U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Tethyan Copper Company Pty Ltd. v. Aimbridge Hospitality LLC et al: Discovery Application

Application by Tethyan Copper Company Pty Limited, of Australia, to take discovery from Aimbridge Hospitality LLC, Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, and White & Case LLP for use in legal proceedings in the British Virgin Islands that "arise from an arbitral award worth more than $6 billion made on July 12, 2019 under the auspices of the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes in TCC's favor against the Islamic Republic of Pakistan", filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Kathleen Alexander et al v. Habib Bank Ltd.: Complaint

Complaint under the Anti-Terrorism Act alleging the defendant bank "provided financial support to the al-Qaeda Terror Syndicate by providing banking services and payments to terrorists, terrorist groups, and terrorist fundraisers" in Kathleen Alexander et al v. Habib Bank Limited, described as "the largest commercial bank in Pakistan", at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Tethyan Copper Company Pty Ltd. v. Islamic Republic of Pakistan et al: Receivership Order

Order for the Appointment of a Receiver for PIA Investments Limited, Minhal Inc., and PIA Hotels Limited and for a Provisional Charging Order in Tethyan Copper Company Pty Limited, of Australia v. Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan International Airways Corporation Limited, PIA Investments Limited, Minhal Inc., Virgin Islands Registrar of Companies, Citco BVI Limited, and Harneys Corporate Services Limited at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Tethyan Copper Company Pty Ltd. v. Islamic Republic of Pakistan et al: Recognition Order

Order Recognizing Arbitration Award in Tethyan Copper Company Pty Limited, of Australia v. Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan International Airways Corporation Limited, PIA Investments Limited, Minhal Inc., Virgin Islands Registrar of Companies, Citco BVI Limited, and Harneys Corporate Services Limited at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

ABRAAJ Investment Management Ltd. v. Bank of America et al: Discovery Application

Application by the Joint Official Liquidators of ABRAAJ Investment Management Limited, of the Cayman Islands, to take discovery from Bank of America, N.A., The Bank of New York Mellon, Citibank, N.A., Deutsche Bank AG, New York Branch; Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, Goldman Sachs and Co., HSBC Bank USA, N.A., JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Mashreqbank PSC, New York Branch; Standard Chartered Bank US, a.k.a. Standard Chartered Bank, New York Branch; Wells Fargo Bank N.A., Barclays Bank PLC, New York Branch; Société Generale North America; BNP Paribas USA Inc.; Bank of Nova Scotia, UBS AG, New York Branch, Commerzbank AG, New York Branch; and The Clearing House Payments Company LLC for use in "contemplated proceedings" regarding an alleged $385 million fraud by Pakistan citizen Asif Masood Naqvi at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Elko Broadband Ltd. v. HaiderMota BNR et al: Notice of Removal

Notice of Removal, including a copy of the complaint alleging professional malpractice regarding a proposed transaction involving Warid Telecom International, of the United Arab Emirates, in Elko Broadband Ltd., of Reno, Nevada v. HaiderMota BNR, described as a law firm in Pakistan, and A.F. Ferguson & Company, described as an accounting firm in Pakistan, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Nevada.

YS GM Marfin II LLC et al v. The Clearing House Payments Company LLC et al: Discovery Application

Application by YS GM Marfin II LLC, YS GM MF VII LLC, YS GM MF VIII LLC, YS GM MF IX LLC, and YS GM MF X LLC to take discovery from The Clearing House Payments Company LLC, Bank of America, Bank of China, The Bank of New York Mellon, BNP Paribas USA, Citibank, Commerzbank AG, Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, HSBC Bank USA, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Societe Generale, Standard Chartered Bank, UBS AG, and Wells Fargo Bank for use in "pending and contemplated proceedings" in England, Malaysia and other countries regarding "a brazen $89.2 million multinational maritime fraud" allegedly by Muhammad Tahir Lakhani, and his two sons, Muhammad Ali Lakhani and Muhammad Hasan Lakhani, who are described as "British and Pakistani dual nationals ordinarily resident in England, Pakistan and//or the United Arab Emirates", and involving several jurisdictions, including Nevis, Marshall Islands, Palau, and Panama, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Elko Broadband Ltd. v. Dhabi Holdings PJSC et al: Removal Petition

Petition for Removal, including a copy of a complaint alleging securities fraud, in Elko Broadband Ltd., of Nevada v. Dhabi Holdings PJSC, of Abu Dhabi, UAE; Warid Telecom International LLC, of Abu Dhabi, UAE; Dominique Russo, "a United States Citizen who is a resident of the UAE", and Wateen Telecom Limited, of Pakistan, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Nevada.

Mubashir Ahmed Sheikh: Disqualification

Decision Notice by the Dubai Financial Services Authority imposing penalties for dishonesty on Dr. Mubashir Ahmed Sheikh regarding MAS ClearSight Ltd., of which Sheikh was chairman, director and acting Senior Executive Officer. Editor's Note: Mubashir Ahmed Sheikh currently operates CS Global Capital SA, of Switzerland, which is "a multi-line Investment Banking, Private Equity and Real Estate Advisory Business", according to its website at http://csglobalcapital.com.

Butterfield Fiduciary Services (Cayman) Ltd. v. Syed Arif Masood Naqvi et al: Originating Summons

Ex Parte On Notice Originating Summons in Butterfield Fiduciary Services (Cayman) Limited, as Trustee of the Orchid II Trust v. Syed Arif Masood Naqvi, founder of the Abraaj Group and a convicted fraudster in the United Arab Emirates; Fayeeza Naqvi, Syed Ashan Ali Naqvi, and Syed Faaris Ali Naqvi, as Members of the Family Committee of the Orchid II Trust, at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Duff & Phelps MD sues ABRAAJ Investment Management in Cayman

Duff & Phelps officer Mark Skelton, who has apparently been hired to recover assets by investors in a fund managed by $956 million-insolvent ABRAAJ Investment Management, has taken legal action in the Cayman Islands in an attempt to gain access to corporate records.

Broadsheet LLC v. Estate of Jerry James et al: Transcript of Motion to Compel Hearing

Transcript of Hearing on Motion to Compel in Broadsheet LLC v. The Estate of Edgar Jerome James, a.k.a. Jerry James; Steeplechase Advisors LLC, a.k.a. Steeplechase Financial Services LLC and Steeplechase Capital LLC; Broadsheet LLC, Sovereign Corporate & Fiscal Services (Colorado) LLC, and Douglas M. Tisdale, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the District of Colorado.

Sweden: Abbas Makhdoom

Complaint for the extradition of Abbas Makhdoom from the USA to Sweden to face a charge of aggravated assault.

Zorin Sachak Khan et al v. Harneys Corporate Services Ltd. et al: Claim Form

Claim Form in Zorin Sachak Khan, Afaque Ahmed Khan, and Sasheen Anwar v. Harneys Corporate Services Limited, Maly Group S.A., V M Immobilien (BVI) Ltd., European Commodities Limited, Schweizer Holdings, S.A., Wiltshire Investments Holding Limited, Barts Racing & Sports Limited, V M Point S.A., H M Developments Limited, Jolanta Investments Limited, Schweizer Hotels S.A., and V M Immobilien S.A. at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

JP Funds Cayman umbrella fund hit by another major fraud

The Cayman Islands-domiciled umbrella fund of which the fraudulent Axiom Legal Financing Fund was a sub-fund has been involved in at least two other frauds, OffshoreAlert can reveal. In the latest incident, investors in currency fund Capricorn FXG10 were allegedly swindled out of $26.6 million by British Virgin Islands-domiciled Global Tradewaves Ltd.

Broadsheet LLC v. Estate of Edgar Jerome James et al: Discovery Application

Petition filed by Broadsheet LLC to Issue subpoenas against The Estate of Edgar Jerome James, a.k.a. Jerry James; Steeplechase Advisors LLC, a.k.a. Steeplechase Financial Services LLC and Steeplechase Capital LLC; Broadsheet LLC, Sovereign Corporate & Fiscal Services (Colorado) LLC, and Douglas M. Tisdale, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the District of Colorado.

Germany: Shoukat Hayat Piracha et al

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in Germany into Shoukat Hayat Piracha and others for alleged fraud.

Bermuda P&I Club sues members

A Bermuda-based protection and indemnity club is suing some of its members for allegedly failing to pay premium calls. Details are contained in a civil lawsuit filed by The Steamship Mutual Underwriting Association (Bermuda) Ltd. at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on November 16, 2005.

UK seeks evidence from US banks for investigation into viagra ring

Article based on two applications to appoint a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation into alleged narcotics trafficking - pursuant to requests for judicial assistance from the United Kingdom - that were filed at federal courts in the USA on August 19, 2005 and August 26, 2005. Individuals and businesses mentioned in the request for assistance include Gary Haywood, Willow Tree Surgery, One Source International, One Source Pharmaceutical Medical, Nick Mallis, Global Medz Ltd., Dwight McCoy, Tim McCoy, Nashi Pharmacy, Ashish Halai, Alpesh Patel, Stormgrand Enterprises Ltd., Planet Pharma AB, Ashwin Patel, Metro Pharmacy, Rajendra Shah, LPC Pharmaceuticals, Satnam Singh Butter, Nimesh Mistry, Smartway Pharmaceuticals, Hitendra Patel, Cross Trading, JTR Associates, Ritecare General Trading Company, Eco West, Inter Americas, Farmacia del Mundo SA de CV, Dr. Giorgio Patino, a.k.a. Giorio Patino Paticciano; Peter Jackish, Julio Taboado, Dhanji Goyib Halai, David Morgan,Victor Villalba Doria, Interlab Enterprises, Indo Gulf Trading Company, Wells Fargo Bank, HSBC Bank International Ltd., and Colonial Bank.

United Kingdom: Gary Haywood(2)

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in the United Kingdom into Gary Haywood and others for suspected illegal dealings in medicines.

United Kingdom: Gary Haywood

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in the United Kingdom into suspected narcotics trafficking by Gary Haywood.

Switzerland: Ulrich Wymann et al

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in Switzerland into Ulrich Wymann, Martin Wymann and Juerg Rothen for suspected investment fraud.

Belgium: Wazir Hussain Khan

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in Belgium into Wazir Hussain Khan for alleged money laundering by assisting illegal aliens to obtain employment contrary to Belgium law.

Pakistan: Admiral Masur ul Haq

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in Pakistan into alleged corruption by Admiral Masur ul Haq when he was Chief of Naval Staff of the Pakistan Navy.

Pakistan: Admiral Mansur ul Haq

Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence for a criminal investigation in Pakistan into Admiral Mansur ul Haq for alleged corruption.
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