Private Client & Offshore Services

December 07 2017
Alex Horsbrugh-Porter Scope of powers for trustee in bankruptcy where concurrent domestic insolvency proceedings exist

Guernsey - Ogier

The recognition of the powers of an English trustee in bankruptcy in Guernsey is generally pursued either by way of a letter of request issued by the foreign court or an application via common or customary law. A recent decision examines the position – not previously encountered in Guernsey – of an application for recognition under common law in a situation where there were already désastre proceedings in Guernsey.

Authors: Alex Horsbrugh-Porter, Michael Rogers
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