Offshore law firm Appleby announced several community partnerships and events to coincide with the 35th America’s Cup. Appleby is providing the organizers of the America’s Cup with legal services leading up to and during the sailing event. In addition, Appleby said it is giving back to the community in several jurisdictions in which it has offices.
The initiatives include Appleby’s partnership with the Jersey Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club sending two cadets to participate in the America’s Cup Endeavour Program in Bermuda; involvement in funding a day of sailing for disadvantaged young people through the Set Sail Trust in Guernsey; a year-long partnership with the disability boating charity Wetwheels Jersey; and sponsorship of the Manx Youth Sailing Squad.
America’s Cup racing begins May 26 with the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers, followed by the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs from June 4. The America’s Cup Match presented by Louis Vuitton takes place from June 17 to June 27.
News source: Cayman Compass