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Dispute Resolution Review - Fourth Edition - Mauritius
... Disputes in Mauritius may be litigated before the courts, mediated or arbitrated. The legal and logistical framework for international arbitration is still at an early stage. Recently, the Supreme Court has adopted Mediation Rules, effective January 2011. Two judges of the Supreme Court have ...
- The Supreme Court Of Mauritius Provides Clarity On Its Jurisdiction Under The International Arbitration Act 2008
- The Supreme Court Of Mauritius Rules On Appeals From The Bankruptcy Division
- Mauritius Supreme Court Confirms Validity Of Fixed And Floating Charges Granted To Foreign Entities And Possibility To Appoint Receivers
- The Supreme Court Of Mauritius Provides Clarity On The Meaning Of Public Policy In International Arbitration
Voluntary Administration - Directors Prevail Over Shareholders
On 16 June 2011, the Supreme Court of Mauritius, acting through its jurisdiction of Judge in Chambers, delivered an ...
The Government Of Mauritius Updates Its Laws On Copyright
...Thus, while the jurisdiction of the Judge of the Supreme Court sitting as a Judge-in-Chambers has been preserved, it is now not mandatory anymore that an ...
The Privy Council Interprets Key Provisions Of Mauritian Anti-Money Laundering Legislation
... an appeal by a retired nurse who was charged with and found guilty by the Intermediate Court of Mauritius of five offences under sections 5(1) and 8 of the Financial and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2002 (FIAMLA). His appeal against conviction and sentence was dismissed by the Supreme Court of Mauritius in 2013 (Supreme Court Judgment). By way of background the Appellant, a ...
Global Tax Management For Emerging Trans National Corporations
... Time and again one question keeps knocking on the doors of. every court: How ethical is tax avoidance? Justice Learned Hand. in Commissioner v Newman stated that "Over ... more in the name of morals is mere cant." Closer back. home in India, the Supreme Court of India in Azadi Bachao. Andolan & Anr.1 cited Lord Tomlin in IRC v. Duke of ...
Offshore: Trusts Frequently Asked Questions on Mauritius
... In fact in relation to enforcement of judgments given by the Court of another jurisdiction, Section 11 (5) of the Trust Act 2001 states that where the law of ... Under Section 16 of the Courts Act of Mauritius, the Supreme Court also sits as a Court of Equity. As such the Supreme Court is called upon to play an ...
2012 A Year Of Sport, Mauritius And Arbitration
...For contracts on home turf the tribunal may be the local courts, but for international projects the obvious choice is arbitration, so as to avoid any risk of ...2012 also saw the dramatic ruling by the Indian Supreme Court in the Bharat Aluminium case, that the Indian courts do not have power to interfere in ...
Mauritius Adopts Legal Framework For International Arbitration
...Privy Council in England against any final decision of the Supreme. Court – and, secondly, substantial appointing functions. and administrative responsibilities are ...
The Mauritian arbitration initiative - an African practitioner's perspective
...Demand from foreign developers, sponsors and financiers for an alternative to domestic courts to resolve disputes is rising in step with investment in Africa. However, the development of ... provision that all court applications made under the MIAA go directly to a panel of three Supreme Court judges, with a direct and automatic right of appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy ...
The International Comparitive Legal Guide to Private Client 2013 - Mauritius
... he is not permitted to do so, he shall take an oath, before the Master and Registrar of the Supreme Court and provide the declaration prescribed under law in that regard. 7.4 Are there any taxation ...
The Effect Of Amalgamation
In Soniawear Ltd v Central Electricity Board 2013 SCJ 422, the Supreme Court considered the effect of amalgamation on a surviving company. It was held that the ...
Offshore: Doing Business Frequently Asked Questions on Mauritius
... . Please give an overview of the legal and court system. Mauritius has a hybrid legal system of French Civil law and English Common law. The main ...The independence of the judiciary is guaranteed by the Constitution. The Supreme Court, which is the highest judicial authority in Mauritius, is the Superior Court of record and ...
The Mauritius/India Double Tax Treaty (Without Tears)
...In 2003, the Indian Supreme Court ended all doubts over the use of the Mauritius route for inward investment to India. Its ...
Setting Up A Trust In Mauritius ( Part 1) Confidentiality And Customer Due Diligence
... Disclosure can only be lifted upon order of the Supreme court and such orders would only be granted where there allegations of criminal activities such as ...
Trusts Act 2001- Highlights
...Avoidance of trust. In view of s. 10 of the OTA, the Court may declare an offshore trust void or voidable, where it is proved beyond reasonable doubt that the ...The Supreme Court of Mauritius;. The settlor, enforcer or protector unless their request is tainted with ...