Category Archives: Litigation

Date: 17 November, 2017

Categories: Banking products English Jurisprudence Litigation

The Spanish Supreme Court declares the partial nullity of a multicurrency mortgage due to lack of transparency

The Chamber considers that the disputed clauses do not pass the control of transparency and appeals the judgment, declaring the partial nullity of the loan and the elimination of references to the denomination in foreign currency of the loan, which remains as a loan granted in euros and amortized in euros. A note from the… Read More »

Date: 16 November, 2017

Categories: Banking products Español Jurisprudence Litigation

El Tribunal Supremo declara la nulidad parcial de una hipoteca multidivisa por falta de transparencia

La Sala estima que las cláusulas cuestionadas no superan el control de transparencia y casa la sentencia recurrida, declarando la nulidad parcial del préstamo y la eliminación de las referencias a la denominación en divisas del préstamo, que queda como un préstamo concedido en euros y amortizado en euros. Se adjunta nota de la Sala… Read More »

Date: 16 November, 2017

Categories: Civil Law English European Union Idiomas Litigation

Novelties in the alternative dispute resolution for consumer disputes

On November 5th, Law 7/2017, of November 2nd, came into force, by which the Directive 2013/11/EU, of the European Parliament and of the Council, of May 21st 2013, is incorporated into the Spanish legal system, on Alternative Dispute Resolution for Consumer Disputes. Through this minimum harmonization Directive, the European Union establishes the obligation for Member… Read More »

Mini-Congress of the Hispano-German Association of Jurists

The Hispano-German Association of Jurists held its last mini-congress on November 11, 2017 in Munich. The Congress dealt with the responsibility of company directors due to their pre-insolvency management. Víctor Fabregat attended the Congress as the First Vice-President of the Association. You can download the schedule here: https://cld.bz/bookdata/Amxbju/basic-html/page-1.html Share This: Mini-Congress of the Hispano-German Association… Read More »

Date: 20 April, 2017

Categories: Español European Union Litigation

Nueva regulación de la restitución de bienes culturales sacados ilegalmente de España o de otro país de la UE

El 20 de abril de 2017 ha entrado en vigor la Ley 1/2017 de 18 de abril, sobre restitución de bienes culturales que hayan salido de forma ilegal del territorio español o de otro Estado miembro de la Unión Europea, por la que se incorpora al ordenamiento español la Directiva 2014/60/UE, del Parlamento Europeo y… Read More »

Date: 4 April, 2017

Categories: Arbitration Commercial Law FPS News Italiano Litigation

20th Annual International Arbitration Day

Il 30 e il 31 marzo si è svolto il ventesimo convegno dell’IBA Arbitration Commitee, con il supporto del’IBA EUROPEAN Regional Forum, nella città italiana di Milano, in cui ha assistito l’Avv. Fernando Sales. Si tratta di un evento annuale destinato ad avvocati coinvolti in attività commerciali internazionali e con interessi in arbitrato internazionale, prerogativa… Read More »

Date: 23 March, 2017

Categories: Civil Law Español Litigation Real Estate

Novedades relativas a las medidas de protección de los deudores hipotecarios

Las principales medidas de protección de deudores hipotecarios llevadas a cabo por el legislador español, fueron introducidas por la Ley 1/2013, de 14 de mayo, de medidas para reforzar la protección a los deudores hipotecarios, reestructuración de deuda y alquiler social, así como por el Real Decreto-ley 6/2012, de 9 de marzo. En concreto, tales… Read More »