wealth protection

What benefits do Liechtenstein foundations and trusts offer for asset protection and wealth preservation?

By |July 28th, 2014|

The advantages of Liechtenstein foundations and trusts for asset protection and wealth preservation include: (1) protection of privacy, (2) no pre-trial discovery proceedings, (3) generally no enforcement of foreign

Common Chinese legal obstacles regarding outbound investment by individuals

By |July 28th, 2014|

Common Chinese legal obstacles regarding outbound investment by individuals
For Chinese individuals making outbound investment, overcoming the obstacles from the aspects of regulatory and foreign exchange control becomes a priority.

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Why Chinese HNWIs wishing to establish offshore trusts should act now?

By |July 28th, 2014|

Why Chinese HNWIs wishing to establish offshore trusts should act now?
Chinese HNWIs should act now as China may introduce estate tax, exit tax on emigration and adopt new rules

What you need to know about setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese high net worth individual (“HNWI”)?

By |July 28th, 2014|

What you need to know about setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese high net worth individual (“HNWI”)?
Issues arising from setting up an offshore trust for a Chinese

How could PRC community property rules impact offshore trust planning?

By |July 28th, 2014|

How could PRC community property rules impact offshore trust planning?
Property acquired during marriage will be presumed as community property if not otherwise structured. Property planning helps to obtain clean

Should I use a Liechtenstein foundation as a private trust company for my family trusts?

By |July 28th, 2014|

Should I use a Liechtenstein foundation as a private trust company for my family trusts?
Many families use trusts as an estate planning vehicle and for wealth preservation. Increasingly, instead

Succession in Russia: General Terms

By |July 28th, 2014|

Succession in Russia: general terms
Succession in Russia is possible by will and operation of law. The freedom of will is limited. To acquire the estate the heirs shall accept

Prenuptial agreements in relation to the international family and its wealth planning

By |March 3rd, 2014|

What is the benefit to families in making a prenuptial agreement?
Prenuptial agreements can be used to protect family wealth and to ensure a fair settlement for all parties without