Tag: Collas Crill
Making steel and glass sweat for overseas investors – Collas Crill to host expert researcher at UK property seminar
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 […]
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 […]
Family offices looking for bespoke structures to suit younger, more mobile families – what opportunities for the Channel Islands?
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Expanding Channel Islands businesses must consider their international trade mark rights, warns IP expert
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 […]
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 […]
Landmark Judgment: Outlook Contacts and Mailboxes Protected, but care needed with LinkedIn Accounts.
In a landmark judgment the Royal Court has found that contact information stored in Microsoft Outlook Contacts can be protected by the law of confidentiality even where the individual contact details are available on the internet or on social media sites. Furthermore, a collection of email folders can constitute a database protected by copyright. However, […]
Collas Crill advises Channel Island Property Fund Limited on £41.7 million placing and property acquisitions
Collas Crill has advised the Channel Islands Property Fund Limited on a placing of a further 41,775,000 shares, valued at £1 each, on to the official list of the Channel Islands Securities Exchange. The proceeds of the placing were used in the acquisition of two prestigious commercial properties in the Channel Islands; 40 Esplanade in […]