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06/01/2021 | HSM LAW

HSM Welcomes New Lawyer

The HSM Group has welcomed Travis Ritch to their growing law practice. Travis has over 10 years of legal experience with a wide-range of skills in the practice areas of Litigation, Public and Administrative Law, Company, Insolvency, and Employment Law. Read more +

03/19/2021 | HSM LAW

HSM Gives Career Advice in Cayman Brac

HSM participated in the Layman E. Scott Sr. High School Career Fair which was held on Friday, 19 March. This fair is organised by the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) and helps to give students first-hand experience at applying Read more +

03/01/2021 | HSM LAW

Mentoring Cayman Students Gain Legal Industry Insight at HSM

The HSM Group opened their doors to welcome 18 students from the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce Mentoring Cayman Programme on 25 February. The students were given a tour of the HSM offices by HSM’s Managing Partner, Huw Moses and Read more +

CORPORATE SERVICES

05/26/2020 | HSM Corporate Services

Fee Concessions for Small and Micro Businesses in the Cayman Islands

The Trade & Business Licensing (Amendment of Schedule) Regulations, 2020 (the “Amendment Schedule”) has been gazetted as of 1 May 2020. Whilst earlier amendments to the Cayman Islands Trade & Business Licencing (“TBL”) regime got much coverage in the local Read more +

03/23/2020 | HSM Corporate Services

Cayman Set to Introduce New Virtual Asset Legislation

Further to the Cayman Islands Governments’ recent changes to the Anti Money Laundering (AML)/Combatting the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) regime to include virtual asset services as “relevant financial business” the jurisdiction is now set to implement a registration and licensing Read more +

02/19/2020 | HSM Corporate Services

Cayman Introduces New Private Funds Law and Mutual Funds (Amendment) Law

The Private Funds Law (“PF Law”) which provides for the registration of closed-ended funds (termed ‘private funds’) with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) came into force on 7 February 2020. Definition of Private Fund A vehicle will be a Read more +

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

06/11/2021 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP and Sophie Peat named IP Stars 2021 by Managing IP

HSM IP and Sophie Peat have been recognised in the 2021 edition of IP Stars by Managing Intellectual Property (IP). These 2021 rankings cover more than 80 jurisdictions and HSM IP is listed as a recommended firm in the Caribbean. Read more +

04/25/2021 | HSM IP LTD

Why Should I File a Trade Mark in the Cayman Islands?

Many local businesses ask “Why should I file a trade mark in the Cayman Islands?” especially where there has been longstanding use of a mark in the Islands. Whilst unregistered rights acquired through use may be protectable under the common Read more +

04/19/2021 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP Contributes Cayman Trade Mark Chapter in ICLG 2021

HSM IP has once again contributed to the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to Trade Marks. Click here to read our Cayman Islands 2021 Trade Mark chapter. The International Legal Comparative Guide (ICLG) to Trade Marks is now in its Read more +