Online “Kid Influencer”

Online “Kid Influencer”

Interlegal Permanent Officer

13.01.21


To fill a legal vacuum in videos featuring children who are successful on social networks, the French legislator has adopted......

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New Remote Working Law in Spain

New Remote Working Law in......

Interlegal Permanent Officer

07.01.21


After months of negotiations, the Ministry of Labour and Social Economy has managed to approve the new Royal Decree-Law 28/2020......

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European Court of Justice Approves French Law Regarding Short-term Property Rental

European Court of Justice Approves......

ODEON AVOCATS

22.12.20


By a decision of 22 September 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union confirmed that French legislation on......

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Corona chronicles: the situation in France

Corona chronicles: the situation in......

ODEON AVOCATS

21.12.20


In early 2020, from afar, with other concerns in mind, France is observing what is happening in China. On 24 January 2020,......

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Transitional period: Britons living in Spain

Transitional period: Britons living in......

Escura

17.12.20


The Withdrawal Agreement concluded between the European Union and the United Kingdom establishes the terms and conditions of the withdraw......

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Cryptocurrency 101

Cryptocurrency 101

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

04.12.20


Cryptocurrency 101 With the Bitcoin reaching its highest peak of value in early December 2020 and with Libra (Facebook’s soon-to-be......

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Retirement and residence abroad: the French case

Retirement and residence abroad: the......

ODEON AVOCATS

02.09.20


At the end of 2019, France faced the longest social conflict in its history due to pension reform. ​ This reform was......

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International Arbitration and its advantages

International Arbitration and its advantages

Escura

20.07.20


There are many clients who establish in commercial contracts the international arbitration as the way to resolve conflicts. But what......

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Corona chronicles: the situation in Brazil

Corona chronicles: the situation in......

Amaral Gurgel Advogados

20.07.20


Overwhelmed as we are by virus-pundits and covid-bulletins on an hourly basis, it’s frustrating to fill the reader in on all local......

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Corporate responsibility, Covid-19 and health emergency

Corporate responsibility, Covid-19 and health......

ODEON AVOCATS

13.07.20


France started to ease its lockdown measures on May 11th 2020. All shops and businesses are now allowed to reopen.......

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Competent Court in International family processes

Competent Court in International family......

Escura

07.07.20


There are different issues related with matrimonial matters: the dissolution of the Marriage Bond and other issues that may affect......

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The Canadian  Quarantine Act and its consequences for directors and officers in the COVID-19 era

The Canadian  Quarantine Act and......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

02.07.20


(Updated July 1st, 2020) Slowly but surely, various governments are relaxing COVID-19 related measures. However, we are not there yet.  Domestic corporations, foreign subsidiaries, and their directors and officers (“D&O”) still have......

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Best Exercises by Founders During the Rise of COVID19

Best Exercises by Founders During......

Ahlawat and Associates

18.05.20


We are experiencing a global health crisis i.e. the Coronavirus (COVID-19) that is inevitably in the nub of causing a......

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Intellectual Property and Innovation in Times of Crisis

Intellectual Property and Innovation in......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

18.05.20


Nowadays, more than ever, it is important to recall the importance of intellectual property rights and to inspire innovative as......

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Consequences of Brexit in Spain

Consequences of Brexit in Spain

Escura

12.05.20


Following the confirmation of the UK exiting the European Union on 31 January 2020, a transition period has been established......

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How Have we Adapted our Business Through the Use of Digital Tools?

How Have we Adapted our......

ODEON AVOCATS

12.05.20


Due to the current COVID19 epidemic, France has been under strict lockdown since 16 March 2020 and members of our office work......

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The Spanish Golden Visa

The Spanish Golden Visa

Escura

17.03.20


In 2013, Spain introduces Law 14/2013, of September 27th, on support for entrepreneurs. This law enables non-European nationals to obtain......

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Constitution of a company – corporate and tax issues

Constitution of a company –......

Escura

17.03.20


CORPORATE ISSUES 1) To obtain the Foreigner Identification Number (NIE). 2) By-Laws: Company name Company purpose Number of shares Share......

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New European Directive on the protection of people who report through the Whistleblowing Channels

New European Directive on the......

Escura

03.02.20


On November 26, 2019, the new Directive (EU) 2019/1937 of the European Parliament and of the Council, dated October 23,......

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Injunction Order to Block Illegal Websites: A First in Canada

Injunction Order to Block Illegal......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

20.01.20


On November 15, 2019, the Federal Court of Canada issued an injunction order requiring some of the country’s largest Internet......

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Q&A for Entrepreneurs Hoping to Start Their Business in Malta

Q&A for Entrepreneurs Hoping to......

CSB Legal

21.11.19


Q1: If you had one piece of advice to share with an entrepreneur who wants to launch his/her startup, what would......

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The Court of Justice of the EU rules the Requirements for an Object to Have Copyright Protection

The Court of Justice of......

Escura

31.10.19


The recent judgement from the Court of justice of the EU concludes that designs and models do not benefit from......

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Should a Spanish Tax Non-Resident be Entitled to Pay Taxes in Spain for the Sale of Bitcoins in Exchange for Euros?

Should a Spanish Tax Non-Resident......

Escura

31.10.19


The Spanish General Directorate of Taxation concluded in its binding consultation V1069-19 of 20 May 2019 the obligation for tax......

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Phantom Share Plans: a Clever, No-Frills, Employee Compensation Scheme

Phantom Share Plans: a Clever,......

CSB Legal

21.10.19


In a highly connected world, where your top performing employee is only a LinkedIn message or a Head Hunter’s call......

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Possibility of the Company to Sue in the Country Where the Infringements of its Brand Arise

Possibility of the Company to......

Escura

10.10.19


The past 5th of September of 2019 the Superior Court of Justice of the European Union clarified which is the......

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Indian Finance Minister Announces Major Reduction in Corporate Tax Rates

Indian Finance Minister Announces Major......

Ahlawat and Associates

09.10.19


Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman at the 37th GST Council Meet held today i.e. September 20th, 2019 has announced to reduce......

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Total Lifting of Capital Controls in Greece

Total Lifting of Capital Controls......

Margaropoulos & Associates – Scientia Legis Law Firm

01.10.19


September 1st, 2019 marks the end of Capital controls in Greece, after four years. The European Commission on Tuesday, 27.8.2019,......

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Delegation of Powers

Delegation of Powers

ODEON AVOCATS

18.09.19


Introduction Power and responsibility are at the heart of the employment relationship. In theory, the company director is the first......

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A Review of the Proposed Guidelines for Licensing and Regulation of Payment Service Banks in Nigeria

A Review of the Proposed......

17.09.19


Introduction  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) by its letter dated 5th October 2018, written to all banks, telecommunication companies,......

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Parliament passes the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Parliament passes the Insolvency and......

Ahlawat and Associates

09.09.19


The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Rajya Sabha on 29th July 2019 and thereafter......

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Tax Residence in Uruguay

Tax Residence in Uruguay

Estudio Dr. Mezzera

29.08.19


Under Uruguay Tax Laws Consolidated Text of 1996, updated, in its Chapter 7 referred to Individuals Income Tax (Section 6),......

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Reserve Bank of India liberalizes the framework of External Commercial Borrowings

Reserve Bank of India liberalizes......

Ahlawat and Associates

23.08.19


The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has rationalized the end-use provisions of External Commercial Borrowings (ECBs) vide RBI/2019-20/20 A.P. (DIR......

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PSD II to be Fully Transposed in Maltese Law

PSD II to be Fully......

CSB Legal

21.08.19


A new bill (89 of 2019) entitled "Various Financial Services Laws (Amendment) Act, 2019", proposing changes to the Banking Act (Chapter......

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The Duties of the Managing Director of a German Limited Liability Company (GmbH)

The Duties of the Managing......

Spieker & Jaeger

21.07.19


1. General duties and liability The managing director of a German limited liability company has an obligation to the company......

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Malta: Your gateway to any EU jurisdiction

Malta: Your gateway to any......

CSB Legal

21.07.19


World Economic Forum The Global Competitiveness Report for 2018 issued by the World Economic Forum ranks Malta as 36th out......

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Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA)

Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act......

Orbis Legal Advisory Ltd

07.07.19


On 27th May 2019, Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act, B.E. 2562 (2019) (PDPA) was published in the Royal Government Gazette.......

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Malta & Medical Cannabis: Legalisation & Regulation

Malta & Medical Cannabis: Legalisation......

CSB Legal

06.07.19


As Malta puts its best foot forward to establish itself as the Medical Cannabis Capital of Europe, Parliament enacted the......

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European Commission adopts the Work-Life Balance Directive

European Commission adopts the Work-Life......

CSB Legal

06.07.19


On the 13th of June 2019, the European Commission adopted the Work-Life Balance Directive which addresses the work-life balance challenges......

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Directors/Managers Liability Under Hungarian Civil Code

Directors/Managers Liability Under Hungarian Civil......

Kelemen Meszaros Sandor and Partners

14.06.19


The Hungarian Civil Code (Act V of 2013 effective as of 15 March 2014) establishes that a corporate entity and......

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New Requirements For Your Federal Corporation as of June 2019!

New Requirements For Your Federal......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

14.06.19


As of June 13, 2019, any private corporation incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Actwill have to comply with new......

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Canada’s Accession to the Madrid Protocol and Nice Agreement: A New Opening to the International Market

Canada’s Accession to the Madrid......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

13.06.19


Canada's accession to both the Madrid Protocol and the Nice Agreement since June 17th, 2019 now makes it easier for......

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Data Protection – Newsletter on security measures – Chapter one: passwords

Data Protection – Newsletter on......

Escura

15.05.19


With the entry into force of the Regulation (EU) 679/2016 and the Organic Law 3/2018 on the Protection of Personal Data and......

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Foreign Direct Investment In Real Estate Sector And Status Of Home Buyers Under IBC – India

Foreign Direct Investment In Real......

Ahlawat and Associates

02.04.19


I. INTRODUCTION The Real Estate sector is the second largest employment sector in India after the agriculture sector. It is......

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Luxembourg Real Estate Investments

Luxembourg Real Estate Investments

Kaufhold & Reveillaud Avocats

02.04.19


(First publication September, 2017) The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg offers a lot of possibilities for real estate investments for both......

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Luxembourg’s Brexit-Fueled Real Estate Boom

Luxembourg’s Brexit-Fueled Real Estate Boom

Kaufhold & Reveillaud Avocats

02.04.19


(First publication August, 2018) Thanks to its wide range of efficiently regulated and unregulated entities, as well as high standards......

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Luxembourg’s Real Estate Market: From Record to Record

Luxembourg’s Real Estate Market: From......

Kaufhold & Reveillaud Avocats

09.03.19


As already reported in our last updates on real estate in Luxembourg, the Grand Duchy has further developed in the......

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New Regulation On Selling Agricultural Properties in Poland

New Regulation On Selling Agricultural......

Koehler & Partners Advocates Law Offices

02.02.19


The legal basis for this comment is: 1) The act of 23.04.1964 – The Civil Code, and 2) The act......

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The case for transferring your R&D to Canada

The case for transferring your......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

17.12.18


“Hey High-Tech Corps, it Might Be a Good Idea to Talk to Your Corporate Lawyers and Tax Advisors about Transferring......

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The long arm of the (Canadian) Law

The long arm of the......

YULEX, Attorneys and Strategists, LLP

16.12.18


(Posted Nov. 2017) Canada is somewhat famous for its arms.  The Canadarm in particular: A highly sophisticated crane with which the......

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Real Estate Market in India

Real Estate Market in India

Ahlawat and Associates

16.12.18


INTRODUCTION (posted Dec., 2018) Home buyers who have been duped by real estate developers and agents welcomed the coming into......

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The Secret is in the IP Sauce

The Secret is in the......

Interlegal

02.12.18


Introduction (Click to read the Sway version) On April 26th, 2018, Interlegal joins many others to celebrate the World Intellectual......

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Criminal Liability of Legal Entities: Case of Transnationality (Spain)

Criminal Liability of Legal Entities:......

Escura

20.11.18


Due to the importance of the issue of the Corporate Criminal Compliance at both national and international level, Bufete Escura......

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Is your business GDPR compliant?

Is your business GDPR compliant?

Interlegal

14.11.18


(First post June, 2018) Our friends at our member firm from Malta, CSB Legal, have been looking at the impacts......

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Tax Practice – Tax on Gifts

Tax Practice – Tax on......

Solomon Blum Heymann LLP

29.10.18


(Dec., 2015) Robert A. Ladislaw is a partner with our US member Solomon Blum Heymann LLP. In this article, Ladislaw......

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Brief Presentation On OHADA

Brief Presentation On OHADA

Lex Ways Societe d`Advocats

26.10.18


OHADA is the Organization for the Harmonization of African Business law (OHADA). OHADA was founded based on an African Heads......

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MAJOR SECTOR SPECIFIC CHANGES IN FDI – Foreign Direct Investment (India)

MAJOR SECTOR SPECIFIC CHANGES IN......

Ahlawat and Associates

26.10.18


INTRODUCTION (Posted Jan., 2016) Apart from being a critical driver of economic growth, foreign direct investment (“FDI”) is a major......

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Investor Residence Permits in Greece

Investor Residence Permits in Greece

Margaropoulos & Associates – Scientia Legis Law Firm

26.10.18


1. Purchase of Real Estate Property (First post April, 2017) The Greek Immigration law has been recently amended and now......

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Branches of Foreign Companies in Spain

Branches of Foreign Companies in......

Escura

26.10.18


(First post Feb., 2016) Bufete Escura reports that foreign companies with branches in Spain have to deposit their accounts in......

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US Treasury focusing on cash payments for Real Estate in New York and Miami

US Treasury focusing on cash......

Solomon Blum Heymann LLP

26.10.18


(Posted Feb., 2016) In its continuing efforts to curtail money laundering activities, the U.S. Department of Treasury has now turned to......

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