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Freshfields hire strengthens Collas Crill’s Jersey Corporate team

Freshfields hire strengthens Collas Crill’s Jersey Corporate team

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Finance and corporate lawyer Nicholas Davies has joined Collas Crill from ‘magic circle’ firm Freshfields as a group partner. Nick started with Collas Crill in Jersey on 1 December 2014, having previously been based in Freshfields’ Moscow office for four years.  Nick has also worked for other ‘magic circle’ firms Linklaters and Allen & Overy. […]

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Jersey business fined for contempt of court in landmark email database case

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Jersey business and its agent have been fined for contempt of court in a case that resulted in a landmark ruling that employees cannot copy email databases to take with them when they leave for a new job. Christopher Inns, an ex-employee of Jersey-based recruitment agency Nautech Services Limited, and CSS Limited, which is […]

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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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Family offices looking for bespoke structures to suit younger, more mobile families – what opportunities for the Channel Islands?

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Family offices are increasingly looking beyond traditional trust structures towards more bespoke structures for planning offshore to suit younger and more mobile entrepreneurial families who don’t want to give up control. How the Channel Islands can take advantage of that trend is one of the subjects of next week’s Collas Crill seminar Made in CI […]

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Untapped talent: Collas Crill seminar to discuss employing people with autism

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

People with autism are a pool of untapped talent for Guernsey employers. But how can businesses ensure they make the most of their talents, and what happens if employers get it wrong? Collas Crill employment law specialist Emma Parr, with Autism Guernsey’s Chief Operating Officer Andy Graham, will highlight the significant disadvantages that people with […]

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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 Jersey Dispute Resolution team are ranked top tier by Legal 500

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s Jersey Dispute Resolution team have been ranked as a top tier practice by legal industry commentators the Legal 500.   The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2014 has promoted Collas Crill’s team to top of the league and says of its head, partner Nuno Santos-Costa, that his ‘reputation as one of Jersey’s most respected and accomplished […]

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Expanding Channel Islands businesses must consider their international trade mark rights, warns IP expert

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Channel Islands business that are looking to expand internationally must consider their trade mark rights, a Collas Crill intellectual property expert has warned. David Evans, Director of Collas Crill IP, warns that trade mark rights are territorial and, as such, a name that is able to be used or registered in one country is not […]

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Collas Crill advises Condor Ferries in successful Operating Agreement bid

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has advised Condor Ferries in respect of its acquisition of a new vessel, the Austal 102, and its discussions with the States of Jersey over a long-term agreement to operate the vessel to and from Jersey. Following its entry into the new operating agreement, which allows Condor to sail to and from the […]

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