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STEP Journal August - September 2019

STEP Journal October 2019

Welcome to the October issue of the STEP Journal which has a regional focus on the Crown Dependencies and an issue focus on family business. This issue examines the challenges for practitioners as the Crown Dependencies align with global transparency and anti-abuse policies. It also explores how modern wealth structuring can help families maintain control through generations; considers the treatment and protection of unique movable assets in a trust; and takes an in-depth look at a recent Hong Kong trust judgment on legitimate expectation and assess the lessons for practitioners.

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Professional Development
Jenni Hutchinson is Head of Employer Partnerships at STEP.
Jenni Hutchinson considers ways to boost employee engagement and reap the benefits of a productive, positive workplace.
Regional Focus: Crown Dependencies
Helen Swire is News Editor at STEP.

Navigating stormy seas

As the Crown Dependencies align with global transparency and anti-abuse policies, Helen Swire examines the challenges for practitioners.
Margaret O’Sullivan TEP is Managing Partner at O’Sullivan Estate Lawyers, Toronto.

The psychology of wealth

Margaret O'Sullivan explores the personal challenges families face in transitioning their wealth.

Issue Focus: Family Business
Rose Chamberlayne TEP is a Partner at Wiggin Osborne Fullerlove.
Rose Chamberlayne takes a look at the subjects of disruption and professionalising family business boards.