Legal and Fiscal Commission of the French Council of Investors in Africa (CIAN)

Catherine de Rosnay, Director at LEGIS and Partners Ltd, took part in the webinar on 22 November 2023 organised by the Legal and Tax Commission of the « Conseil Français des Investisseurs en Afrique » (CIAN), in collaboration with ROGERS CAPITAL as part of Africa Week.

The purpose of the webinar was to discuss the latest legal and regulatory developments for companies wishing to set up in Mauritius and their expatriate employees there, as well as to provide an update on tax treaties and the attractiveness of Mauritius as a springboard to Africa.

Catherine de Rosnay spoke in particular on the following topics :

  • How flexible is Mauritian company law when it comes to setting up and managing a company?
  • What are the main procedures for employing foreigners in Mauritius?
  • And the rules governing property taxation.

Catherine de Rosnay’s talk starts at 25.45 minutes of this video.

Interview with Robert Ferrat

Avocat | Associé chez LEGIS and Partners Ltd at the Mauritius Bar Association conference of 27/11/2023 on the theme: “The Furture of Law”

Interview with Zahraa Auchoybur

Avocate | Senior Associate at LEGIS and Partners Ltd at the Mauritius Bar Association conference of 27/11/2023 on the theme: “The Furture of Law”;

Press Release Saviu

LEGIS and Partners Ltd and WTS (Mauritius) advised Saviu Ventures on the first closing of its second Mauritian fund Saviu II;

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What you need to know about the main amendments made to the Worker’s Rights Act 2019 by the “Finance Act 2023”

Expatriate Guide - Mauritius (2023 edition)

Written by in collaboration with the Economic Development Board of Mauritius, the 2023 edition of this guide went online in January 2023 and provides invaluable information for anyone considering moving to Mauritius to live, work or invest; On pages 56 and following, you’ll find Catherine de Rosnay’s interview on investment options and the advantages of Mauritian jurisdiction, as well as some practical advice on how to make your investment project a success; Enjoy your reading!

New offices to serve you better

LEGIS and Partners Ltd is pleased to inform you of its change of address, effective July 4, 2022:

1st Floor, Block B EDITH
6 Edith Cavell Street
Port Louis 11303
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Interview with Robert Ferrat on investment in Mauritius in Medef Paris magazine;

Interview with Robert Ferrat on opportunities for French investors in Mauritius;


Mauritius chapter of ICLG's 2021 publication on the legal framework for Mergers & Acquisitions, written by Bertrand Betsy, Caroline Samy and Zahraa Auchoybur.

The article answers common questions about the legal framework for mergers and acquisitions in Mauritius, and covers, among other things, the relevant authorities and laws, target company defenses, bidder protection and acquisition mechanisms.


LEGIS, advising on the advancement of Gold Mining Financing Projects