A vibrant, multicultural country, over the past two decades Trinidad and Tobago has forged a reputation of being one of the leading destinations for direct foreign investment in Latin America and the Caribbean. The twin island country has a rich democratic history and a strong commitment to the rule of law. At the base of this success is a legal system that has been integral to the development of one of the strongest economies in the Caribbean. As a former British Caribbean colony, upon independence…
From The Report: Trinidad & Tobago 2017
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This chapter provides an overview of Trinidad and Tobago’s legal framework, covering a range of topics from civil procedure rules, to the Foreign Investment Act, free zones and public-private partnerships, among others.
It also contains a viewpoint from Hadyn John Gadsby, Senior Partner, J.D. Sellier + Co.