Shareholders' agreements for BVI and Cayman Islands companies – Key issues you should consider
23 September 2021
It is common for all or some of the members of a company to enter into a shareholders' agreement to govern their rights and obligations in respect of that company. This guide will first take a look at the key differences between a shareholders' agreement and a company's memorandum and articles of association and the different approaches to incorporating provisions of a shareholders' agreement into the M&A. It will then discuss the key issues you should consider when drafting or reviewing a shareholders' agreement in respect of a British Virgin Islands or a Cayman Islands company.