Tag: Collas Crill

Guernsey cannot afford complacency on cyber security

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newly published research emphasises the risk of cyber attack for Guernsey businesses that fail to protect their data with the correct security measures and internal procedures. A recent UK government report showed that 81% of large businesses and 60% of small businesses suffered a security breach in the last 12 months. Offshore businesses are among […]

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Collas Crill makes new year promotions

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has made a number of promotions in its Guernsey, Jersey and Singapore offices, effective from 1 January 2015. In Guernsey, corporate, funds and risk and regulatory specialist Wayne Atkinson has been promoted to group partner. In Jersey, fiduciary specialist David Dorgan has been promoted to partner. Fiduciary specialist Karen Farman becomes Of Counsel, […]

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Collas Crill merge with CARD in Cayman to produce unique client offering

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill and Cayman firm Charles Adams Ritchie & Duckworth (CARD) have announced that they are, subject to regulatory approvals, to merge with effect from a date early in the New Year. The merger creates the first and currently only law firm with offices in Singapore, the Cayman Islands, London and each of the Channel […]

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Making steel and glass sweat for overseas investors – Collas Crill to host expert researcher at UK property seminar

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A wave of economic recovery sweeping across the UK, combined with low levels of Grade A supply of commercial property in some parts of the country, is creating an environment for rental growth and an opportunity for international investors. And with Jersey and Guernsey fast becoming seen as the jurisdictions of choice for Asian real […]

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Collas Crill advises on Jacksons CI acquisition

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has worked with Ravenscroft on the acquisition of the Jacksons CI group by a consortium of investors. It was recently announced that a consortium including Bailiwick Investments Limited has agreed, subject to regulatory approvals, to buy the Jacksons CI group at a price of £41.7 million. The group includes the Jacksons and Motor […]

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Collas Crill lawyers on Who’s Who Legal Private Client list 2014

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four of Collas Crill’s private client specialists have made the latest edition of Who’s Who Legal’s Private Client List. In Guernsey, Angela Calnan and Christian Hay are among those nominated by peers as the best in their field. The guide notes Christian Hay is a leading figure in the contentious trusts field. In London, Edward […]

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Disability in the workplace a key issue on Guernsey employers’ agenda

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

With nearly 30% of Guernsey’s population suffering a long-term condition that creates a daily difficulty, and a new disability discrimination law to be implemented in early 2016, disability in the workplace is a key issue for the Island’s employers. Collas Crill’s employment law team outlined a number of areas for which Guernsey employers will have […]

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Greater clarity for employers on Housing Control issues thanks to Collas Crill seminar

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Representatives from all spheres of Guernsey business have been saying Collas Crill’s two-part Housing Control seminar has provided greater clarity on a number of issues they wanted to understand. “Housing is such a tricky subject,” commented one delegate. “This was a very informative, useful and interesting seminar series.” After an initial presentation two weeks ago by […]

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Collas Crill launches Autumn Seminar Series in Jersey and Guernsey

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has launched a programme of three presentations in November covering a broad range of topics, with something for most professionals in the Channel Islands – particularly those interested in family offices, commercial property and offshore trust practice – in its autumn Seminar Series 2014 in Jersey and Guernsey. SEMINAR 1: MADE IN CI […]

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Collas Crill’s Guernsey Investment Funds team increase their ranking in Legal 500

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s Guernsey Investment Funds team has increased its ranking in the Legal 500’s 2014 edition. Elevating the team to tier 2, the legal industry guide says Collas Crill’s investment funds practice “receives plaudits for its ‘quick response times’ and ‘value-added advice’. Legal 500 singles out client feedback on two team members, particularly praising the […]

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