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When is a termination letter legally signed?

Posted February 7, 2023

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Protecting reputation in the event of whistleblowing by employees.

Posted January 31, 2023

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Legal framework for wearables: Complete monitoring or useful tools?

Posted January 24, 2023

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THE NEW CZECH CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - part three

Posted January 18, 2023

Contract for the provision of the digital content As of 6th January 2023, the amendment to the Act No. 89/2012 Coll., the Civil Code (the Act No. 374/2022 Coll.) introducing a new legislation on consumer protection has become effective.  In this connection and in order… Continue Reading

THE NEW CZECH CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - part two

Posted January 18, 2023

Amendment to the Civil Code As of 6th January 2023, the amendment to the Act No. 89/2012 Coll., the Civil Code (the Act No. 374/2022 Coll.) introducing a new legislation on consumer protection has become effective. The amendment to the Civil Code (“CC”) primarily extends… Continue Reading

THE NEW CZECH CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - part one

Posted January 18, 2023

As of 6th January 2023, the new legislation on consumer protection introduced by the Act No. 374/2022 Coll. amending to the Act No. 634/1992 Coll., on Consumer Protection, and Act No. 89/2012 Coll., the Civil Code, has become effective. The amendment is intended primarily to… Continue Reading

Good things take time? The Whistleblower Protection Act is finally here.

Posted January 17, 2023

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GWW's Success Stories 2022

Posted January 16, 2023

For the second time, GWW published a selection of projects on which our team has advised throughout the year. A large part of our business is the ongoing service of our long-standing clients. However, this time we are focusing on specific projects that we will… Continue Reading

DELSOL Avocats January 2023 newsletter released

Posted January 11, 2023

Increased international activity At DELSOL Avocats, we assist our clients, whether they are French and have international projects or are foreign and are involved in operations in France. The Firm’s field of action thus extends to all continents, and cases with an international component represent an increasingly… Continue Reading

Federal Labor Court: Vacation is only forfeited if the employer informs the employee.

Posted January 10, 2023

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Relocation of French start-ups to the United States : the puzzle of profit-sharing mechanisms for French tax residents

Posted November 8, 2022

A number of French start-ups make the choice to transfer their head office to the United States or to locate themselves there through a transaction commonly referred to as a « flip », i.e. the creation of a holding company under US law, followed by a contribution… Continue Reading

TELFA Labour law group monthly meeting – October 10th, 4 PM CEST

Posted September 29, 2022

Hello everyone! Here is the link to join on October 10th at 4 PM CEST: Meeting ID: 810 5347 9298 Passcode: 015061 We will discuss the results of the Labour Law Survey. Only 6 firms completed the questionnaire. Please fill in the survey prepared by… Continue Reading

GWW Private Client Team - Chambers Band 1. in Poland.

Posted July 19, 2022

We are happy to share that GWW Private Client Team is again no 1 in Poland!. Aldona Leszczynska and Tomasz Krzywanski were two ranked individuals as well. Continue Reading

Private Client Newsletter GWW Poland January-June 2022

Posted July 19, 2022

We have prepared this subjective summary of legal and tax changes and their announcements for you, which primarily affect wealthy individual clients and family businesses. Our newsletter covers the changes taking place in the first half of 2022. The summary can be found at the… Continue Reading

DELSOL Avocats July 2022 newsletter released

Posted July 13, 2022

Boasting steady and controlled growth, in recent years DELSOL Avocats has been enhancing its service offering in order to provide clients with optimal support on all their legal issues. This approach has led to hiring or co-opting new partners who bring their expertise to supplement… Continue Reading

TELFA 2022 Conference on new mobilities

Posted June 20, 2022

What an amazing conference we had in Athens! Our host, our exclusive Greek member firm CGF&A has allowed us to have a very interesting conference on new mobilities, but also some incredible museum visits and amazing venues for lunches and dinners.  Continue Reading

CEW & Partners success in court in challenge to Belgian government

Posted May 27, 2022

The Public and Administrative Law Department of CEW & PARTNERS, represented by Jean LAURENT and Charline SERVAIS, has won an important victory against the Belgian Federal Government in the Liège Court of Appeal. CEW represented the Belgian Federation of Real Estate Agents in a legal… Continue Reading

TELFA Labour law group monthly meeting happening next Monday, May 23rd

Posted May 20, 2022

TELFA Labour law group monthly meeting. Here is the link to join on May 23rd at 2 PM CEST: Meeting ID: 812 5898 1383 Passcode: 288203 Continue Reading

[RANKINGS] DELSOL Avocats acknowledged in the EMEA 2022 rankings published by The Legal 500

Posted April 12, 2022

DELSOL Avocats is delighted with the rankings published by The Legal 500 in its EMEA 2022 edition : Construction – Tier 3 Data privacy and data protection – Tier 3 Dispute resolution: White-collar crime – Tier 4 Employment – Tier 4 Healthcare and life sciences – Tier… Continue Reading

GWW on Forbes list: Poland's Best Law Firms 2022

Posted April 4, 2022

GWW was listed in the list of  "Poland's Best Law Firms 2022" and was recognized as the first choice law firm in the tax category. The list was created by Forbes magazine in cooperation with research company Statista. The list was compiled based on recommendations given… Continue Reading

GWW publishes a guide with the 7 most frequently asked questions – refugees from Ukraine in Poland

Posted April 4, 2022

Here is a guide compiling questions and answers most frequently asked by companies and individuals in Poland in order to support Ukrainian refugees: Continue Reading

DELSOL Avocats announces that Jean-Baptiste AUTRIC has been co-opted to partner within the Nonprofit organizations – Social Entrepreneurship Department

Posted April 1, 2022

 joined DELSOL Avocats in 2007. He works with structures in the social and solidarity economy and often assists associations, foundations and endowment funds on their legal and fiscal challenges, particularly during the reorganization of their activities or assets. He has developed particular expertise in structuring… Continue Reading

Reminder! Labor Law Group Meeting – 21 March

Posted March 18, 2022

Labor Law Group Meeting Monday, 21 March 03:00 PM Vilnius /  01:00 PM GMT Please note that next Monday, 21 March, the TELFA Labor Law Group will meet. You are welcome to join the meeting. We will discuss how we can help people fleeing the… Continue Reading

Labor Law Group Meeting - 21 March

Posted March 15, 2022

Labor Law Group Meeting Monday, 21 March 03:00 PM Vilnius /  01:00 PM GMT Please note that next Monday, 21 March, the TELFA Labor Law Group will meet. You are welcome to join the meeting. We will discuss how we can help people fleeing the… Continue Reading

Relocation of employees from Ukraine to Lithuania

Posted February 25, 2022

Please share this information with those who may find it relevant: The war in Ukraine is raising questions about how to relocate workers from Ukraine to Lithuania. Unfortunately, there are no simple ways of doing so. There are two alternatives: either postings or employment in… Continue Reading

Rebranding and New Partners of Çukur & Yılmaz; Under the Name of Çukur & Partners

Posted January 24, 2022

Please read ÇUKUR & PARTNERS newsletter and learn about our rebranding, in order to better reflect and emphasize our new strategy, development, and structure on our newsletter here: Continue Reading

Tampere-based Klingendahl Merges with Lexia – Strong Focus on Business-Centric Law Services

Posted January 24, 2022

Lexia Attorneys and Klingendahl Attorneys merge. The merger will bring about a modern and international law practice that focuses on achieving clients’ business goals with rock-hard professionalism and a relaxed service attitude, catering to companies in the Tampere region. Lexia aims to grow with its… Continue Reading

Lexia advised Finnair in its Component Support Services Agreement with Airbus

Posted January 24, 2022

Finnair has entered into a Component Support Services agreement with Airbus for its entire A320 Family fleet (35 aircraft). Under the agreement, Finnair will e.g. benefit from integrated material services including on-site-stock at its main base in Helsinki, and will gain access to Airbus’ spares… Continue Reading

Lexia expands to Northern Finland – Law firm Ferenda’s Oulu office merges with Lexia

Posted January 24, 2022

Lexia Attorneys and law firm Ferenda’s Oulu office will merge. The acquisition supports Lexia’s strategic aim to combine strong local expertise with a broad nationwide and international network of professionals. The merger will provide businesses in the Northern Finland economic area access to a modern,… Continue Reading

Wedlake Bell and Moon Beever merge

Posted June 21, 2021

LONDON, 15 June 2021  – Wedlake Bell LLP and Moon Beever LLP today announce that the firms  have agreed to merge with effect from 12 July this year. Wedlake Bell is a top 100 City law firm with core strengths across Private Client, Real Estate,… Continue Reading

NEW LEGISLATION REGARDING THE REGISTRATION OF BENEFICIAL OWNERS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC

Posted May 24, 2021

NEW LEGISLATION REGARDING THE REGISTRATION OF BENEFICIAL OWNERS   As of 1st June 2021, the new legislation regarding the registration of beneficial owners (Act No.  37/2021 Coll., on Registration of Beneficial Owners) becomes effective.   The new legislation implements the 5th AML Directive, i.e. Directive… Continue Reading

Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Ltd. (MLL) ranked on the Legal 500 directory in a wide array of fields of expertise!

Posted May 12, 2021

MLL has been mentioned in the following disciplines in the Legal 500 2021 ranking: ✅Fintech ✅IP ✅Real Estate and Construction ✅Capital Markets ✅Commercial, Corporate and M&A ✅Data Privacy and Protection ✅Employment ✅Healthcare and life science ✅Private clients ✅TMT ✅Banking & finance ✅Competition ✅Litigation ✅Insolvency MLL… Continue Reading

Lexia recommended by the Legal 500 for several fields of expertise!

Posted May 3, 2021

The Legal 500 recommends Lexia's following practices: M&A “I see that the key strength of Lexia team is that they have had the same team handling the matters of the company from start-up work through to venture financing rounds all the way to M&A.” Dispute… Continue Reading

DIRKZWAGER IN THE LEGAL 500 in 2021: SEVEN LAWYERS RANKED IN TWO CATEGORIES

Posted April 19, 2021

London/Arnhem/Nijmegen, 15 April 2021 – The annual rankings of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa have been announced. This year Dirkzwager legal & tax is represented by seven lawyers active in two areas of practice. The Legal 500 is generally considered to be… Continue Reading

Draft legislation: taxpayer-status for Dutch partnerships

Posted April 13, 2021

On 4 March 2021, the Dutch government published draft legislation for consultation concerning the implementation of the EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD2). The proposed legislation is expected to enter into force on 1 January 2022. Hybrid mismatches ATAD2 aims to prevent tax avoidance resulting from… Continue Reading

Dr. Tibor Bihary, managing partner of Bihary Balassa Attorneys At Law, included in the Arbitrator Recommendation List of 2021-2024

Posted February 5, 2021

We are delighted to announce that as of 1 February 2021, the managing partner of our Firm, Dr. Tibor Bihary, has been recognised by the Permanent Arbitration Court of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HCCI) on its permanent Arbitrator Recommendation List of 2021-2024. The  is compiled by a prestigious panel of senior academics and… Continue Reading

Meyerlustenberger Lachenal and FRORIEP announce merger

Posted January 12, 2021

Merger creates leading Swiss business law firm with a strong international profile The prominent Swiss law firms Meyerlustenberger Lachenal and FRORIEP plan to merge, creating a new top-tier commercial law firm in Switzerland. A total of 155 lawyers will provide Swiss and international law advice… Continue Reading

NOVELIZATION OF THE CZECH BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT 2021

Posted January 5, 2021

NOVELIZATION OF THE BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT   As of 1st January 2021, the major novelization of the Business Corporation Act (Act No. 33/2020 Coll., amending Act No. 90/2012 Coll., on Business Corporations and Cooperatives, and other related laws) becomes effective.   THE MOST IMPORTANT CHANGES… Continue Reading

PORTUGAL: PAYMENT IN INSTALMENTS OF BOTH PERSONAL AND/OR CORPORATE INCOME TAX

Posted October 7, 2020

Acknowledging the importance of maintaining a strong tax system, this measure was issued in the context of various incentives set out by the Portuguese Government, which, in the present context of the Sars-Cov-2 Pandemic, is essential to the livelihood of families and companies. The Office… Continue Reading

The Dutch Tax Plan 2021, most important measures by Dirkzwager legal & tax

Posted September 17, 2020

The Dutch Tax Plan 2021 was announced on Tuesday 15 September. In the Dirkzwager Tax Flash document, we discuss the most important measures from the Tax Plan 2021 and other expected regulations. check the document here: Continue Reading

Use of virtual execution and e-signature during the coronavirus: position from the UK law society

Posted July 15, 2020

Please find below a very interesting guide written by Edward Craft on the position of the UK Law Society on virtual execution and e-signature: Continue Reading

Read about provisions of the Decree Law nº34 of May 19, 2020 “RILANCIO” (Recovery)

Posted June 15, 2020

Here is newsletter published by Legalitax including the business, tax, labour and corporate issues related to the Italian Decree Law:   Continue Reading

PORTUGAL: The support of StartUps during the Covid 19 Pandemic

Posted May 13, 2020

We at Carvalho, Matias & Associados (PT) would like to share with you a new set of iniciatives taken by the Portuguese Autorities to adapt and support a large number of StartUps in Portugal during this outbreak, with a keen intention of planning and reorganizing their… Continue Reading

Measures of the Portuguese government to support businesses and citizens affected by the COVID 19 pandemic

Posted April 24, 2020

Here is a document prepared by Carvalho I Matias & Asociados explaining all the relevant information regarding specific COVID-19 measures taken in Portugal: Continue Reading

Commission on the taxation of multinationals in the Netherlands publishes report on taxation of multinational companies

Posted April 20, 2020

In 2019, the Dutch Government (Government) has established a commission (Commission) to advise the Government on further measures for ‘fairer’ taxation of multinational companies while it is ensured that the Netherlands maintains to have an attractive tax investment climate for multinational companies. The Commission consists… Continue Reading

Dirkzwager Corona Crisis Team

Posted April 16, 2020

The impact of the stricter measures in the Netherlands against the spread of the coronavirus is great for companies and organizations. There are undoubtedly many questions about the legal consequences of the coronavirus. Dirkzwager has drawn up a team of experts in response to the… Continue Reading

Legal resources to face the COVID-19 situation in Switzerland

Posted April 3, 2020

Here is the dedicated page set up and updated by Meyerlustenberger LachenalRechtsanwälte - Attorneys at Law with all the relevant issues related to the pandemia in Switzerland: Continue Reading

Extraordinary measures taken in Italy to fight the COVID-19

Posted March 24, 2020

Here are the links to the 3 specific newsletters written by Legalitax lawyers concerning the measures taken in Italy to fight the COVID-19 crisis:     If you are interested, we are compiling all the relevant information on the dedicated space of our website:  Continue Reading

EU261 COMPENSATION IN THE CONTEXT OF COVID-19

Posted March 20, 2020

One of the  questions that airlines must now ask themselves is whether the compensation (“EU261 compensation”) provided for in Article 7 of Regulation No 261/2004 (“Regulation EU261”) is due in the event of cancellation or delay of more than 3 hours related to Covid-19. The… Continue Reading

Start-up and Innovation companies

Posted November 5, 2019

This article aims to illustrate the introduction of a tax regime for the Start-up and innovation companies, provided by the Italian Government. The concept of Innovative Start-up consists in companies, also not resident in Italy, which has formal and substantial requirements.   In particular, to… Continue Reading

The Favourable Tax Regime Of New Italian Residents

Posted July 19, 2019

Foreword This brochure aims to illustrate the introduction of the new tax regime for the “new Italian residents” with the debut of a lump-sum taxation called “Flat tax”, granting an exemption of foreign investments from Italian taxation, called “non-domiciled tax resident”. The Italian Finance Bill… Continue Reading

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