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Collas Crill employment law seminar allays fears over ‘off the record’ conversations

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

How and when to have off the record or ‘without prejudice’ conversations was among the key topics of an employment law seminar for Guernsey’s senior executives and HR managers at Collas Crill last week. Such conversations can be a useful way to address a dispute between employer and employee, but they can have pitfalls – […]

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Selling Channel Islands funds in the UK: seminar to discuss best routes to market

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Which of the Channel Islands’ routes to market work best for funds investors in the real world? Recent developments in the UK have had a significant impact on the way in which Channel Island investment funds can be sold into the UK market. Delegates at Collas Crill’s spring seminar will have a chance to find […]

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Trustees may not be adequately protected, seminar finds

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some Channel Island trustees may not be adequately protected from potential personal liability, experts running a seminar run across the islands have discovered. Collas Crill’s Spring Seminar Series started this week with a focus on the potential for trustees in Jersey and Guernsey to be held personally liable for significant sums of money in the […]

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UK Budget contains sting in the tail for Channel Island investors in UK residential property

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yeserday’s UK Budget announcement contains a sting in the tail for Channel Island investors in UK residential property, says UK property expert Michael Morris. “The Chancellor has slapped a massive increase on Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) increasing it to 15% when residential property worth £500,000 or more is purchased in the name of a […]

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Spring seminar to focus on protecting trustees

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s Spring Seminar Series starts with a focus on threats to trustees which could see Island professionals personally liable for significant sums of money. The seminar takes place on consecutive days in Guernsey and Jersey this week. Guest speaker Mark Hubbard, barrister at New Square Chambers and author of “Protectors of Trusts”, and Collas […]

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Collas Crill partner Angela Calnan shortlisted in WealthBriefing Awards 2014

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill group partner Angela Calnan has been shortlisted in the WealthBriefing European Awards 2014. Angela, one of Guernsey’s foremost fiduciary lawyers, has been shortlisted for the Women In Wealth Management category, which is open to women in private banking or wealth management who are an inspiration both to female clients and colleagues. At only […]

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Collas Crill launches Spring employment seminar series

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Developments in the UK employment arena and the challenging issue of restrictive covenants are on the agenda of Collas Crill’s forthcoming Spring employment law seminar series. The breakfast seminars start on Friday, 28 March 2014 with Associate Hana Plsek updating delegates on recent developments in the UK, including the new employment status of employee shareholders, […]

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Trust and Company accounting under the spotlight at STEP Guernsey March lunchtime seminar

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fiduciary businesses should spend more time considering the accounting policies they use, says accountant Will Morgan, who’s putting a spotlight on Trust and Company accounting at the Collas Crill sponsored STEP Guernsey lunchtime lecture this month. Will is co-owner of Offshore Consulting (Guernsey) Limited, a provider of outsourced accountancy services, and is an ICAS (Institute […]

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Paralympic swimmer to address Collas Crill sponsored Guernsey IoD dinner

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Paralympic swimmer Marc Woods will tell Guernsey business leaders about his ‘path to gold’ at the IoD annual dinner on 13 March. Diagnosed with cancer at 17, Marc had his left leg amputated below the knee. Not knowing whether he had six months or 60 years left to live, he was determined to make the […]

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Collas Crill launches Spring Seminar Series

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Protecting trustees, overseas property investment and selling Jersey and Guernsey funds in the UK are all under the spotlight in Collas Crill’s Spring Seminar Series; three events in both Guernsey and Jersey in March and April. Guest speakers including “the BBC’s favourite property expert” Henry Pryor and senior figures at top UK firms will bring […]

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