Ms Metta MacMillan-Hughes

Metta MacMillan-Hughes

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Insolvency & Restructuring

Supreme Court rules on liquidators' powers of examination
Bahamas | 02 November 2012

In a recent landmark insolvency decision, the Supreme Court applied the modern approach to the determination of an application by joint liquidators for the production of documents and the oral examination of the named partners of former auditors of a company in voluntary liquidation. The court held that the liquidators had been unreasonable and that their application was oppressive.

Private Client & Offshore Services

Supreme Court rules on liquidators' powers of examination
Bahamas | 01 November 2012

In a recent landmark insolvency decision, the Supreme Court applied the modern approach to the determination of an application by joint liquidators for the production of documents and the oral examination of the named partners of former auditors of a company in voluntary liquidation. The court held that the liquidators had been unreasonable and that their application was oppressive.

Supreme Court clarifies International Business Companies Act
Bahamas | 19 April 2012

In a recent decision the Supreme Court clarified amendments made by the International Business Companies (Amendment) Act 2010. The court held that there is no statutory bar preventing the applicant applying for the restoration of an international business company, even if the company was struck off before the commencement of the International Business Companies Act of 2000.