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Belvedere's David Cosgrove & Cobus Kellermann lambasted by Guernsey regulator

April 24, 2015 - A Guernsey regulator has essentially portrayed Belvedere Management Group principals David Cosgrove and Cobus Kellermann as serial fraudsters with little or no regard for the well-being of investors who, including other funds around the world, have entrusted them with hundreds of millions of dollars and possibly billions since the group began in or around 2008.

Three Belvedere Management Group funds closed down by Guernsey regulator

April 24, 2015 - Three Belvedere Management Group fund vehicles - The Global Mutual Fund PCC, The Worldwide Mutual Fund PCC and The Universal Mutual Fund ICC - were today forced into administration by their local regulator in Guernsey, with similar applications against two affiliates, Trinity Global Fund and Lancelot Management Limited, adjourned to a later date.

Ernst & Young Ltd. v. Caledonian Global Financial Services Inc.: Liquidation Petition

April 23, 2015 - Liquidation Petition in Keiran Hutchinson and Claire Loebell, both of Ernst & Young Ltd., v. Caledonian Global Financial Services Inc. at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Guernsey Financial Services Commission v. Lancelot Management Ltd. et al: Paul Yabsley Affidavit

April 22, 2015 - Affidavit of Paul Yabsley in Guernsey Financial Services Commission v. Lancelot Management Limited, The Global Mutual Fund PCC Limited, The Universal Mutual Fund PCC Limited, The Worldwide Mutual Fund PCC Limited and The Trinity Global Fund. NOTE: OffshoreAlert has temporarily removed the 1,044 pages of exhibits to avoid potentially prejudicing the regulatory investigation in Guernsey. OffshoreAlert expects to restore them soon.

SEC v. Gibraltar Global Securities et al: Motion to Withdraw as Counsel

April 14, 2015 - Motion to Withdraw as Counsel for Warren Davis and notice that he will no longer defend the lawsuit in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Gibraltar Global Securities, Inc. and Warren A. Davis as the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Fraudster Mahmoud Chahal threatens OffshoreAlert

April 11, 2015 - Letter to the editor from Lebanon-based advance fee fraudster Mahmoud Chahal in which he threatens in broken English to harm OffshoreAlert's publisher because of postings by third parties on our message board ten years ago.

Caledonian Bank Ltd.: First Report to Creditors by Joint Official Liquidators

April 08, 2015 - First Report of Joint Official Liquidators Keiran Hutchison and Claire Loebell to Creditors of Caledonian Bank Limited.

Cayman 'rescue fund' for Centaur litigation funding fraud fails to meet £6 m minimum subscription

April 05, 2015 - An attempt to raise at least £6 million from victims of the Centaur Group litigation funding fraud by March 31st to fund a dubious Cayman Islands-domiciled 'rescue fund' failed – so the three Australia-based businessmen behind the scheme - Simon Franklin, Stuart Hackett and Klaus Selinger - extended the deadline to April 17th.

Caledonian Group Services Ltd.: Liquidation Petition

April 01, 2015 - Petition to continue the voluntary liquidation of Caledonian Group Services Limited under the supervision of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Tempo Group Ltd. et al v. Fortuna Development Corporation et al: Judgment

March 31, 2015 - Judgment in Tempo Group Limited, Chen Ching Chih, and Maxima Resources Corporation v. Fortuna Development Corporation, New Frontier Development Corporation, Wynner Group Limited, Bates Group Limited, Steven Word Driscoll, and San-Rong Lii at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.
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Cayman attorney Michael Wingrave & client Jazeb Jones demonstrate how not to deal with the media
David Marchant
After my blog last year entitled "A Message to Greg Fairley, Ashley Hurst & Anyone Else Thinking of Threatening Me', I didn't think any lawyer client duo would be stupid enough to repeat the mistake of issuing an idle threat