Graham Thompson's attorneys are frequent contributors to local and international legal and business publications.  Our Partners frequently speak on the latest legal developments that impact our jurisdictions at conferences and industry events around the world. Our team members also share legal tips to help clients navigate current issues that could impact their families and businesses.  If you need further information on any topic covered in these articles, please feel free to contact us.

Legal Updates

Graham Thompson's attorneys are frequent contributors to local and international legal and business publications.  Our Partners frequently speak on the latest legal developments that impact our jurisdictions at conferences and industry events around the world. Our team members also share legal tips to help clients navigate current issues that could impact their families and businesses.  If you need further information on any topic covered in these articles, please feel free to contact us.

  • The Financial Pitfalls of Inaccurate Staff Designations
    The Financial Pitfalls of Inaccurate Staff Designations
    January 2017

    Employers in the Bahamas should periodically evaluate all management staff, to determine whether or not their job designations are accurate, to avoid possible negative financial consequences at termination.

  • The Bahamas Shipping Sector: Important Legal & Financial Considerations
    The Bahamas Shipping Sector: Important Legal & Financial Considerations
    September 2016

    This informative "Getting the Deal Through" article, reproduced from Law Business Research, Ltd., provides local insight into ship finance legislation and practices in The Bahamas.  

  • Understanding Real Property Tax Savings
    Understanding Real Property Tax Savings
    March 2016

    As taxation in The Bahamas continues to become ever more wide-ranging and ever more complex, it has become of increased importance to know your rights and to understand the ways in which the payment of taxes can be minimized.

  • Simple Steps to Owning a piece of Paradise in Turks and Caicos
    Simple Steps to Owning a piece of Paradise in Turks and Caicos
    June 2015

    Having found your dream home in paradise, what is the procedure for ownership and getting the keys?  Graham Thompson attorneys explains the legal steps in a straightforward and concise fashion.

  • Don't Delay Recovery of Past Due Child Maintenance Payments
    Don't Delay Recovery of Past Due Child Maintenance Payments
    December 2014

    Recovering child maintenance in arrears is a daunting task. Our clients are often reluctant to take hostile action against a non custodial co parent.  However, it is imperative to be proactive in seeking enforcement of overdue child maintenance payments.

  • RESTRUCTURING AND INSOLVENCY IN THE BAHAMAS
    RESTRUCTURING AND INSOLVENCY IN THE BAHAMAS
    November 2014

    FAQ's give local insight into restructuring and insolvency laws and practices in The Bahamas, including what assets are excluded from insolvency proceedings, voluntary liquidations and doing business during reorganizations.

  • Insurance and Reinsurance in The Bahamas
    Insurance and Reinsurance in The Bahamas
    July 2014

    FAQ's give local insight in the field of insurance and reinsurance law in The Bahamas, including regulatory framework, insurance claims and coverage, reinsurance disputes and reinsurance principles and practices.

  • McWeeney presents  survival & adaptation strategies for IFC's at STEP Conference
    McWeeney presents survival & adaptation strategies for IFC's at STEP Conference
    May 2014

    Partner Sean McWeeney delivered a visionary keynote address on “Survival and Adaptation Strategies for Caribbean IFCs”, creating a great deal of discussion on the topic throughout the wider financial services community. 

  • The Caribbean Engaging the World in Financial Services
    The Caribbean Engaging the World in Financial Services
    April 2014

    Linda Beidler-D’Aguilar, GT Partner, speaks at The Caribbean Conference on the International Financial Services Sector on “New Issues for IFC Boardrooms:  Governance, Security, Uncertainty”