The States Assembly passed the Bank (Recovery and Resolution) (Jersey) Law 201 on 14th February 2017 (Resolution Law). It is essential that banks in Jersey consider the dramatic changes brought about by the Resolution Law and plan or seek advice about its coming into force.
The Children's Property and Tuteurs (Jersey) Law 2016 (the "Tuteurs Law") comes into force on 22 August 2016. The Tuteurs Law will make the process clearer, less expensive and more suitable for modern families.
So what happens to our digital legacy? Whilst English and Jersey case law on the subject of the transfer of digital assets is virtually non-existent, there are some steps you can take to ensure your digital assets are protected in the future.
We understand that the Registrar has recently conducted a review of the records that he holds on limited partnerships and that he is actively seeking to ensure that General Partners comply with the provisions of the Law.