Today is the day that the Discrimination (Jersey) Law 2013 (the Law) comes into force. The Law has been long debated and has been the subject of much press attention and speculation as to its likely impact on the workplace, and outside.
Offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes, has recruited David Byrne as global Head of Business Development & Marketing.
On 18 July 2014, the States of Jersey passed an amendment to the Employment (Jersey) Law 2003, incorporating a number of "family-friendly" rights into the legislation.
Save the date - Mourant Ozannes' International Trusts & Private Client Conference, Cayman Islands, Friday 3 October 2014. Further information to follow.
Mourant Ozannes and South Square invite you to join them at their Insolvency and Litigation Forum in the City to address and debate with leading industry professionals key developments since the Lehman Brothers collapse exactly six years ago, how it has shaped the legal landscape today and some of the hottest topics on what lies ahead.
Mourant Ozannes are a sponsor of this event which will discuss the BVI: Pivoting to Asia – The Pathway to New Opportunities.
Mourant Ozannes acted as Guernsey counsel in relation to the the establishment of this Guernsey registered fund, listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. Stephenson Harwood (William Saunders, partner and Alexa Whitehead, Associate) acted as onshore counsel to the fund.
Mourant Ozannes, led by Hong Kong partner, Paul Christopher and assisted by senior lawyer Bronwyn King, worked alongside White & Case LLP, Beijing office to advise an international financial institution in relation to an investment into a market leading Chinese business related to the technology sector.
Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has advised Heritage Oil Plc on its takeover by Energy Investments Global Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Al Mirqab Capital SPC.