Tag Archives: Jurisdictions

Review of Offshore Jurisdictions: Jurisdiction 6 – Cayman Islands

With this issue we continue our periodic review of selected offshore jurisdictions. These reviews cover such factors as the legal system, the geographic location, communications facilities, availability of professional services, and other items we deem pertinent.

Review of Offshore Jurisdictions: Jurisdiction 5 – Nevis

With this issue we continue our periodic review of selected offshore jurisdictions. These reviews cover such factors as the legal system, the geographic location, communications facilities, availability of professional services, and other items we deem pertinent.

Domestic Asset Protection Trusts

Many seminars and articles of late have introduced the concept of domestic asset protection trusts (APT’s). This is primarily a result of the 1997 enactment of “protective” trust legislation by Alaska and Delaware. In this issue we will examine how effective these domestic asset protection trust laws are in protecting assets.

Review of Offshore Jurisdictions: Jurisdiction 4 – Bahamas

With this issue we continue our periodic review of selected offshore jurisdictions. As indicated by the above subtitle, in this issue we will review the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (“the Bahamas”).

Review of Offshore Jurisdictions (Part 3)

With this issue we continue our periodic review of selected offshore jurisdictions. As indicated by the above subtitle, in this issue we will review Barbados.

Review of Offshore Jurisdictions (Part 1)

With this issue we begin a periodic review of selected offshore jurisdictions. These reviews will cover such factors as the legal system, the geographic location, communications facilities, availability of professional services, and other items we deem pertinent.

Selecting an Offshore Jurisdiction for the APT

Selecting the jurisdiction in which the Asset Protection Trust (“APT”) will be located is a very important step. Consideration must be given to a number of factors at that location.