BVI Attourney General Denies External Information Request Probe

The BVI High Court has suppressed a ruling by the BVI Attorney-General to investigate and seize any confidential company documents at the Russian government’s request; delivering them to Russia for use in a criminal examination.

The court requested the AG to re-examine its choice, considering the organisations' case that Russia requested under the BVI Criminal Justice (International Cooperation) Act was issued corruptly as a component of a corporate striking action referred to in Russia as reidversto. The claimant organisations, held a significant interest in one of Russia's best compost manufacturers in the agriculture industry.