Oksana Howard participates in IR Global Commercial Working Group Virtual North America meeting

Oksana Howard has participated in IR Global Commercial Working Group Zoom meeting aimed at North American market to discuss various collaborative opportunities for North American Commercial Group, as well as current issues affecting local businesses. Given Oksana’s experience of advising parties with business interests in North America, this meeting has provided an invaluable insight into current […]

Oksana HowardPartner, Colman Coyle

Jonathan Mazon participates in the IR Global Guide – International Governance: The Risks You Face as a Global Director

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers As companies continue to look for opportunities in global markets, directors from diverse jurisdictions are hired to serve on the boards of foreign businesses as well as domestic ones that have operations and assets in other countries. Enterprises across the world look for directors from other jurisdictions for any number of […]

Jonathan MazonPartner, Junqueira le Advogados

Oksana Howard Co-hosted Commercial Working Group Virtual EMEA Meeting

Oksana Howard co-hosted IR Global Commercial Working Group Virtual EMEA meeting, together with her friend and colleague John Wolfs from a well-known law firm Wolfs Advocaten based in Netherlands. The meeting was attended by 22 lawyers from 17 jurisdictions worldwide and has provided a great opportunity to reconnect with other IR Global members and to learn […]

Oksana HowardPartner, Colman Coyle

Oksana Howard advises on International Renewable Energy Joint Venture Project in Eastern Europe

Oksana Howard, who is a Partner at Colman Coyle Corporate and International Departments, has recently advised an up-and-coming UK Renewable Energy Company on the joint venture renewable energy project in Eastern Europe, entered into with the Chinese entrepreneur and published author on offshore wind maintenance. The parties were excited with the prospect of working together […]

Oksana HowardPartner, Colman Coyle

Cross border trade and Covid-19 issues – applicable law and jurisdiction could be crucial

As most lawyers with any experience of disputes involving cross border trade contracts will know, the question of which law applies to the contract and, which forum is appropriate for the determination of any dispute, is frequently an issue. In many cases, businesses do not give any thought to these matters when entering into contracts. […]

Howard ColmanManaging Partner, Colman Coyle

Oksana Howard becomes a Partner at Colman Coyle

Colman Coyle is pleased to announce that Oksana Howard will become a Partner in our Corporate and International Departments, with effect from 1st April 2020. Oksana joined Colman Coyle in 2017 and has since been committed to successful growth and development of the Corporate and International Departments of the firm, acting for English and international clients and […]

Oksana HowardPartner, Colman Coyle

Jonathan Mazon features in the IR Global & ACC collaboration Publication “A Jurisdictional Guide of how to Manage Risk in Multinationals”

QUESTION ONE – When representing a client with significant business activities in foreign jurisdictions, what are some key risk-related concerns that arise in a cross-border context and how can a parent company minimise such risk? Whenever a client conducts business in multiple jurisdictions it is important to understand the types of risk that prevail in […]

Jonathan MazonPartner, Junqueira le Advogados

6 relevant topics for companies and entrepreneurs in Brazil in 2020

With the prospects of falling local interest rates and an improvement in the country’s business environment, it is natural to expect that 2020 will be marked by stronger signs of economic recovery in Brazil. Preparations for the country’s accession to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) within the next 2 to 5 years […]

Lavinia JunqueiraPartner, Junqueira le Advogados

IR Global Member Roland Jones from Barbados visits Colman Coyle

Oksana Howard of the International and Corporate Departments of Colman Coyle had a pleasure of meeting with another IR Global member Roland Jones from Axebridge Corporate Services Limited based in Barbados. Given that Colman Coyle has close ties with various professionals from the Americas, collaboration with the corporate services provider based in Barbados further establishes Colman […]

Oksana HowardPartner, Colman Coyle