BBV Legal is proud to announce that Ursus van Bemmelen obtained the international title of FIDE Master, following the recent Chess Olympiad held in Baku, Azerbaijan. The titel was awarded to Ursus in September by FIDE, the World Chess Federation.
Liberty Global has acquired Cable & Wireless Communications. This has led to a (indirect) transfer of control of Columbus Communications Curacao NV and Columbus Networks Curacao NV (commonly known as Flow). BBV Legal has assisted the buyer with this transaction. Avila Beach...Read More
Corporate governance is the system of rules and practices by which a company is directed and controlled. These days, it is not enough for a company to merely be profitable; it also needs to demonstrate good corporate citizenship through environmental awareness, ethical...Read More
The Supreme Court has ruled in a recent case, that a bankruptcy trustee who willfully ignores the rules for the collection of claims secured by an undisclosed right of pledge, may be personally liable vis-à-vis the pledge holder. In the case at...Read More
The Dutch Caribbean Securities Exchange (DCSX) is a securities exchange for the listing and trading in both local and international securities. The DCSX is supervised by the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten, safeguarding a well functioning supervisory environment. It facilitates...Read More
Under Dutch Caribbean law a bank, due to its function in society and its position as professional service provider with specific areas of expertise, has a duty of care not only to its clients but also, under certain circumstances, towards third parties....Read More