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18/02/2019 | HSM LAW

HSM Partner William Helfrecht Ranks in Chambers Global Guide 2019

The HSM Group congratulates Partner William (Bill) Helfrecht for his recognition by Chambers and Partners. For the second consecutive year, William is featured in the Band 3 ranking in the 2019 Chambers Global Guide for dispute resolution: trusts in the Cayman Islands. William’s practice primarily Read more +

12/02/2019 | HSM LAW

Litigator Joins HSM’s Debt Solutions Practice

The HSM Group is thrilled to welcome Associate Shula Sbarro. Shula will be assisting HSM’s Debt Solutions practice, acting for banks, strata corporations and other leading businesses. Shula joins HSM with over eight years of experience in the legal field Read more +

07/02/2019 | HSM LAW

Confusion Between BOT Citizenship and Being Caymanian

Partner Nick Joseph explores the immigration issues that exist in the Cayman Islands between Caymanians and British Overseas Territory (BOT) Citizens. Passports seem to have originated as a document authorising persons to pass through “the gate” of a medieval city. Times Read more +

CORPORATE SERVICES

30/08/2018 | HSM Corporate Services

Time Is Running Out To Make Your Cayman Fund AML Compliant

Pursuant to the Anti-Money Laundering (“AML”) Regulations (2018 Revision) (the “Regulations”), all Cayman Islands investment funds are to designate a natural person to the roles of AML Compliance Officer (“AMLCO”), Money Laundering Reporting Officer (“MLRO”) and Deputy Money-Laundering reporting Officer Read more +

22/08/2018 | HSM Corporate Services

Five Things to Know: Proposed Updates to the Securities Investment Business Law

The Cayman Islands Ministry of Financial Services on 18 July 2018 released a draft Bill for discussion purposes relating to amendments to the Securities Investment Business Law (“SIBL”). The proposed Bill seeks to address: Deficiencies in the Cayman Islands regulatory Read more +

20/02/2018 | HSM Corporate Services

HSM adds New Head of Corporate & Commercial Department

The HSM Group is enhancing its legal services with a new Head of Corporate & Commercial law. Mr. Peter De Vere. Peter joins HSM from another top-tier law firm in the Cayman Islands and specialises in all areas of Cayman Read more +

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

04/02/2019 | HSM IP LTD

World Trademark Review 1000 Recognises HSM IP and Sophie Peat

HSM IP is listed as a top tier law firm and our own Sophie Peat is a leading trademark practitioner in the 2019 edition of WTR (World Trademark Review) 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals. This publication features the top Read more +

04/12/2018 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP Educates Students on the Dangers of Counterfeit Products

Corey Neysmith and Gabriel Morla of HSM IP Ltd. presented International Trademark Association’s (INTA) Unreal Campaign to over 40 students at the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) on Thursday, 29 November. INTA’s Unreal Campaign is a consumer awareness programme Read more +

20/11/2018 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP to attend 2018 ASIPI Conference in Brazil, November 25-28

Jennifer Cotarelo-Choice, a Paralegal at HSM IP, will attend Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual’s (ASIPI) meeting in Brazil from Sunday, 25 November 2018 to Wednesday, 28 November 2018. Jennifer is looking forward to catching up with existing clients and Read more +