Legal Issues for Attorneys When Creating, Defending or Chasing Offshore Assets
ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium
February 11, 2017
Blank Rome Partner Ira L. Herman will speak at the upcoming American Bankruptcy Institute ("ABI") Caribbean Insolvency Symposium, held on February 9-11, 2017, at the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa in Cayman Islands.
His panel, "Legal Issues for Attorneys When Creating, Defending or Chasing Offshore Assets," to be held on Saturday, February 11, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m., will address the differences between the laws of various Caribbean nations (Nevis, Cayman, Panama) and the U.S. concerning the creation of various legal entities/structures to hold assets, as well as those nations’ laws concerning (1) privacy, (2) taxation, (3) piercing the corporate veil/sham structure and (4) avoidance actions. This session will also consider U.S. courts’ jurisdictional ability to enter and enforce orders affecting such entities and their power to assert jurisdiction over persons who are involved with and professionals who represent such entities.
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