Wednesday, 24 June 2015 11:27
With the swearing-in of lawyer Tessa Breugom on Thursday, June 11, the Bonaire team of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne now consists of six sworn lawyers.
Monday, 29 June 2015 19:38
Molly Steward, Partner at VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne, has been chosen by her peers as Top Legal Individual in Labor Law for Curaçao.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 17:28
The construction of Hospital Nobo Otrobanda (HNO), the new hospital in Curacao, may continue. That is what the court decided on Friday 19 June, after the construction was delayed due to the lawsuit filed by three organisations that were against the demolition of the some of the current buildings on site. Frank Kunneman and Tom Peeters of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne advised SONA (the Netherlands Antilles Development Foundation) in the complex procedure.
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 13:33
Aruba Growth Fund (AGF) has claimed in summary proceedings that Carlson Group resumes the negotiations with AGF, after Carlson concluded an agreement with RIU for the sale of the Radisson Hotel. AGF has been negotiating on this sale with Carlson since September 2014, after it had been selected out of 13 interested candidates.
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 12:56
Throughout the year, law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne donates reading books to elementary schools on islands where it has branches. After donations in Aruba and Curacao, the Marie Genevieve DeWeever public primary school in St. Maarten was donated books the school had selected on Friday 29 May.
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 20:00
Co-trustee in the Lehman bankruptcy Robert van Beemen was interviewed by Dutch news radiostation BNR Nieuwsradio (BNR News Radio) on 19 May. He discussed the complexity and scope of the bankruptcy, explaining – among other issues – how the team had to gather information and documents from London to New York. The broadcasting can be replayed here
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 13:39
Curacao Airport Partners (CAP) has vindicated in the appeal that the company instituted against eleven car rental companies. CAP took this step in order to secure that only car rentals that were granted a concession by CAP earlier, will have unlimited access to Hato Airport in Curacao in order to bring and pick up clients to and from the airport. CAP was represented by attorney Rogier van den Heuvel of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne.
Monday, 18 May 2015 12:54
With the final cash distribution to be executed on 19 May 2015, Lehman Brothers Securities N.V. in Curacao (Dutch Caribbean) will be one of the first Lehman Brothers companies worldwide to finalize its bankruptcy proceedings. The final cash distribution to the creditors will be made by bankruptcy trustee Michiel Gorsira of law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 17:14
The Curacao utility company Aqualectra, represented by Mayesi Hammoud of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne, has vindicated in summary proceedings it started against the World Trade Center in Curacao. The summary proceedings were started by Aqualectra to ensure payment of the debt of millions of guilders WTC has with Aqualectra. The Court ruled in favor of Aqualectra on Tuesday 21 April.
Wednesday, 08 April 2015 13:55
The Antillean Lawyers Association (Antilliaanse Juristen Vereniging) has appointed the board for the year 2015-2016 in a General Membership Meeting. Willemieke Princée of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne has been appointed as new member in the board, consisting of eight legal professionals.