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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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Landmark Judgment: Outlook Contacts and Mailboxes Protected, but care needed with LinkedIn Accounts.

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

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, […]

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Collas Crill advises Channel Island Property Fund Limited on £41.7 million placing and property acquisitions

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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Collas Crill advise Malaysian investors on buying UK property

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Malaysian investors looking to buy property in the UK are turning to Collas Crill for both conveyancing and advice on using the Channel Islands to structure their investment. Offshore law firm Collas Crill, which reaches Malaysian property investors through its Singapore office, has seen increasing interest, particularly in the London residential property market. Michael Morris, […]

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Digital legacies: Make sure your will is fit for the 21st century

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wills specialists at Collas Crill are urging islanders to leave a digital legacy after their death. The warning comes after the UK Law Society highlighted the need to make sure wills are fit for the 21st Century. A digital legacy will include clear instructions about what should happen to your social media, computer games and […]

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Mistakes by Jersey employers contribute to record number of unfair dismissal claims

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mistakes by Jersey employers are contributing to record numbers of unfair dismissal claims in the Island, says a Collas Crill employment law specialist. With the news that more than 160 workers in Jersey claimed they were unfairly dismissed last year – the highest number since the Jersey Employment Tribunal began in 2005 – Collas Crill’s […]

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Six Collas Crill partners named on Citywealth Leaders List

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Six Collas Crill partners have been name on the Citywealth Leaders List for 2014. Kathryn Purkis, Collas Crill’s pan Island head of Fiduciary, has been named on the Honours list, Citywealth’s highest accolade. The Citywealth Leaders List is an independent list of leading lawyers, accountants, trustees and fund managers in private wealth management in the […]

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