International Private Law

What Competitors Should Know About Swiss Banks

January 11, 2014

Swiss banking has long been known as the best private banking in the world. Born out of the Swiss Banking Act of 1934, Swiss banks have protected the identities of their banking clients while also maintaining rigorous programs for compliance that coincide with international banking standards. Individuals looking to gain a certain level of anonymity […]

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Overseas divorce and contact and residence orders made abroad

July 14, 2013

Divorce proceedings can be extremely traumatic, especially for any children involved. In order to minimise the stress that children are put under, divorcing parents will want to finalise the divorce expeditiously. Attitudes towards divorce across Europe vary a surprising amount. One need only compare the UK with Malta for example which only grants annulments (under […]

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