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Thursday, November 25, 2010

Standards of due process applicable in the Dutch Caribbean

The Dutch Supreme Court applies strict standards. In respect of the standards of due process applicable in the Dutch Caribbean (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba), the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (EVRM) applies, including article 6, which safeguards the right of due process.

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Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Proposed review Dutch Caribbean cross border merger legislation

Earlier in 2010, a draft bill was proposed to amend the Corporate Code (Book 2 Civil Code) of Curacao, St. Maarten, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba (which formerly constituted the Netherlands Antilles). Hopefully, the Bill comes into force in 2011. Among other things, the proposed bill introduces outbound mergers.


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