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Trust assets in Jersey—enforcement of foreign confiscation order

Trust assets in Jersey—enforcement of foreign confiscation order
Published on: 06 May 2016
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Trust assets in Jersey—enforcement of foreign confiscation order
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  • What are the implications of this decision?

Article summary

Private Client analysis: The striking out of the application of the Attorney General of Jersey to enforce a Danish confiscation order in AG v Rosenlund provides a reminder that, in the absence of a clear legislative intention to depart from conventional principles of trust and property law, those principles will be applied to determine whether assets are liable to confiscation. Andreas Kistler, partner, and Louise Woolrich, senior associate at Carey Olsen, examine the background to the case and the significance of the decision. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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