09/15/2023 | HSM LAW

Solid Foundations – A Sequel Article to Schrödinger’s Caymanians

A recent article extolling the real problems faced by many in demonstrating that they are in fact (and remain) Caymanian – and emphasizing that the law as written created some truly mind-bending scenarios – seems to have elicited significant comment Read more +

08/28/2023 | HSM LAW

Christian Victory Joins HSM Partnership as Head of Corporate and Commercial

The HSM Group has welcomed Christian Victory, a bolster addition to their legal team and who has joined as Partner, Head of Corporate and Commercial. Christian has over 20 years of legal experience and is well-respected in the industry having Read more +

08/23/2023 | HSM LAW

HSM Awarded Gold Medal for Immigration Law by Best of Cayman Islands 2023

HSM’s award-winning immigration team has been recognised with a gold medal by the Best of Cayman Islands 2023. Led by HSM Partner Nick Joseph, the team of eight handle everything from work permit applications to the right to be Caymanian Read more +


09/06/2022 | HSM Corporate Services

Action Needed for Cayman Companies that Own UK Property

As Russia’s invasion of the Ukraine continues, the United Kingdom has pushed its hunt for Russian Oligarch’s assets into high gear and has fast tracked the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 (the “Law”) into force. The Law was Read more +

08/08/2022 | HSM Corporate Services

Year-end Company Dissolutions Update and Reminder 2022

As we draw closer to the end of 2022, many clients will be considering their Cayman Islands structures and querying whether any entities are surplus to requirements. HSM’s Head of Corporate and Commercial, Peter de Vere, covers the key points Read more +

07/30/2021 | HSM Corporate Services

HSM Produces Updates to the Cayman Islands Economic Substance Regime

Most clients are now relatively familiar with the Cayman Islands Economic Substance regime requiring real economic substance for certain entities (known and ‘Relevant Entities’) carrying or certain activities (known as ‘Relevant Activities’). Our firm’s previous article on the introduction of Read more +


09/30/2023 | HSM IP LTD

Jamaica’s Trade Marks (Amendment) Rules, 2022, Now in Effect

The introduction on 30 September 2023 of the new Jamaican Trade Marks (Amendment) Rules, 2022, Resolution (also referred to as Jamaica’s Trade Marks Act) represents a significant milestone in the country’s intellectual property (IP) landscape and enhances their IP regime. Read more +

09/08/2023 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP Featured in Trade Mark Lawyer Magazine’s Top Firm Caribbean Rankings 2023

HSM IP is honoured to be listed in the Top 10 Trade Mark Law Firms by the Trade Mark Lawyer Magazine for their 2023 Caribbean rankings. This Top 10 ranking highlights HSM IP’s dedicated and continuous contributions to the world Read more +

07/01/2023 | HSM IP LTD

HSM IP Contributes Cayman Trade Mark Chapter in ICLG 2023

HSM IP has once again contributed to the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to Trade Marks. Click here to read our Cayman Islands 2023 Trade Mark chapter by Huw Moses and Kate Cleary. This guide is now in its 12th Read more +