We hope you find the below update informative and interesting. If you have any questions or comments, please contact our team or your usual Appleby representative.

Mauritius to embrace blockchain technology

This article discusses the adoption of blockchain technology and the challenges of making Mauritius a FinTech hub in the region.

The lender’s choice: a pledge or a charge?

This article highlights the main factors that affect a lender’s choice when it comes to taking security in Mauritius.

Amalgamation and migration under Mauritius Law

This article endeavours to highlight the often forgotten concepts of amalgamation and migration of companies which underlie some fundamental M&A transactions.

Separation of Chairman and CEO roles?

The role of the chairman is critical to good governance and to effective performance, but the law does not describe the role other than being the person who chairs board meetings.

Restrictions on giving financial assistance

The Companies Act 2001 seeks to prevent the assets of the company being used to assist a third party who wishes to acquire or hold a beneficial interest in that company.

Enforcement of Arbitral Awards

This article provides an overview between a domestic award and an international award, as well as the procedures for the enforcement of those awards.

State Trading Corporation v Betamax Ltd (“Betamax”) 

This case summary brings a new dimension to the approach of the highest court of the land on international arbitration.

Case-Law Summary

This articles discusses recent cases likely to influence the practice of global business in Mauritius.

Key Contacts

Malcolm Moller

Managing Partner: Mauritius, Seychelles, Shanghai

T +230 203 4301
E Email Malcolm

Yahia Nazroo

Partner: Mauritius

T +230 203 4313
E Email Yahia

Manisha Lallah

Counsel: Mauritius

T +230 203 4319
E Email Manisha

Karishma Beegoo

Associate: Mauritius

T +230 405 4355
E Email Karishma

Ashley Oogorah

Senior Associate: Mauritius

T +230 203 4311
E Email Ashley

Farzanah Nawool

Senior Associate: Mauritius

T +230 405 4344
E Email Farzanah

More Publications
18 Sep 2019 |

Offshore listing Vehicles to benefit from the Shanghai - London stock connect

Offshore listing Vehicles to benefit from the Shanghai - London stock connect

Contributors: Huiyan Liew
16 Aug 2019 |

Enforcement of Arbitral Awards

Before embarking into the enforcement of arbitral awards, it is important to distinguish between a d...

16 Aug 2019 |

Amalgamation and migration under Mauritius Law

At a time when emerging technologies such as blockchain, cryptocurrency and FinTech dominate the off...

16 Aug 2019 |

Mauritius to embrace Blockchain Technology

The adoption of blockchain will represent a total shift from the traditional business dealings in Ma...

16 Aug 2019 |

Mauritius Case-Law Summary

This is a summary of recent cases likely to influence the practice of global business in Mauritius.

16 Aug 2019 |

Restrictions on giving financial assistance

Financial assistance refers to the assistance given by a company, whether directors or indirectly, f...

Contributors: Farzanah Nawool
16 Aug 2019 |

Mauritius case summary: State Trading Corporation v Betamax Ltd

This case summary brings a new dimension to the approach of the highest court of the land on interna...

Contributors: Yahia Nazroo, Zahrah Juman
16 Aug 2019 |

The Lenders’ Choice: a pledge or a charge

A fundamental question that arises during secured debt financing transactions is which type of secur...

16 Aug 2019 |

Must we separate the roles of Chairman and CEO?

The role of the chairman is critical to good governance and to effective performance but the law doe...

19 Jul 2019 |

Mauritius Regulatory Update

This is the first in a series of of Mauritius Regulatory Alerts in which we bring you an overview of...