Deepwater Horizon: Twice offshore (again)
"Posing as a potential client concerned about disclosure, I was informed by the staff at the Marshall Islands registry that
if the authorities… come to our Registry and Jurisdiction and ask to disclose more information, regarding shareholders, directors of the company etc… we are not privy to that information anyway, since all the business organization and conduct of the entity is performed by the entity’s lawyers and directors directly.
Unless the name of directors and shareholders are filed in the Marshall Islands and become a public record (which is NOT mandatory), we are not in a position to disclose that information."
Well, that sounds familiar, doesn't it? Read the full blog to see the role of Dick Cheney's task force on deregulating standards.