The Register of Overseas Entities

The Register of Overseas Entities

A consultation to create a register of beneficial ownership was carried out by the UK Government in 2018, with the aim of having the Register go “live” in 2021. The Russian invasion of Ukraine earlier this year was the catalyst to fast-track the draft legislation...
Liquor Licence Renewal in Northern Ireland

Liquor Licence Renewal in Northern Ireland

Deadline for renewal of liquor licences in Northern Ireland is 30 Sept 2022 Renewal applications must be submitted to the court by 9 August 2022 At Mills Selig we recommend early action to protect the validity of your licence and the success of your business –...
Bona Vacantia and Commercial Property

Bona Vacantia and Commercial Property

Bona Vacantia – what is it? Literally defined as vacant goods, the term is given to property that is ‘ownerless’. You may be wondering how can land and buildings become ownerless? Property can become ownerless if an owner dies without a will and without heirs....