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O’Neal Webster Litigators, Paul Dennis, QC and Nadine Whyte Laing, Successful in Defending Eastern Caribbean Central Bank in US $2m + Claim
TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, May 5, 2021 – The O’Neal Webster legal team of Paul Dennis, Q.C.and Nadine Whyte Laing successfully defended the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank against claims in excess of US $200m in total, brought by the depositors of two Anguillan “offshore” banks, National Bank of Anguilla (Private Banking and Trust) Limited and Caribbean Commercial Investment Bank Limited. The claims arose out of the Central Bank’s intervention into the affairs of the parent banks of these entities – the National Bank of Anguilla Limited and the Caribbean Commercial Bank of (Anguilla) Limited, respectively – exercising emergency regulatory powers conferred by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Agreement, aimed at preserving the financial stability of Anguilla’s banking sector and that of the wider Eastern Caribbean sub-region. Read full story here….
O’Neal Webster Receives “Best Corporate Social Responsibility” Award
O’Neal Webster is pleased to be recognized by its peers in the BVI financial services industry, receiving the 2020 Financial Services Award for exhibiting the “Best Corporate Social Responsibility.”
“The OW partners have always believed that its role in the community is to be more than a law firm,” explains Vanessa King, O’Neal Webster managing partner. “I understood this greater purpose from the day that I joined the firm, and this responsibility to our community is an essential part of what makes us O’Neal Webster.”
O’Neal Webster is honored to be among the members of the BVI financial services industry and offers a warm congratulations to all 2020 Financial Services Award winners. Link to Press Release Here….
Additional Amendments to BVI’s Trustee Act Including Re-Introduction of the ‘Old Rule In Hastings-Bass’
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