Which Offshore Jurisdiction? The Confidentiality IssueOnce an e-business has taken the decision to move offshore, one of the main concerns is the choice of a jurisdiction. There are plenty of offshore jurisdictions available, from exotic paradises to South American countries, and choosing among these might be confusing. Certain factors are key in determining which jurisdiction is the most appropriate. This article focuses on the confidentiality issue when choosing an e-commerce offshore jurisdiction.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:In a nutshell, what are the factors to consider?
Why is confidentiality important?
What is the difference between a common law and a civil law jurisdiction regarding confidentiality?