Category Archives: English

Date: 21 December, 2018

Categories: Civil Law English Legislation Real Estate

Legal update in housing and leasing regulation in Spain

The 18th December 2018 Royal Decree-Law 21/2018, of 14 December, of urgent measures in housing and leasing (Real Decreto-ley 21/2018, de 14 de diciembre, de medidas urgentes en materia de vivienda y alquiler), was published on the Official State Gazette (Boletin Oficial del Estado). Share This: Legal update in housing and leasing regulation in Spain… Read More »

Date: 15 May, 2018

Categories: English European Union FPS News Jurisprudence Tax Law

Non-EU citizens may benefit from the regional bonuses of the Inheritance and Gift Tax

On February 19th, 2018, the Spanish Supreme Court issued a judgment establishing that the State Law on Inheritance and Gifts constitutes a restriction on the free movement of capital for the purposes of Article 63 TFEU, as it does not allow non-EU citizens to apply the tax benefits of the different Autonomous Communities. Share This:… Read More »

Cláusulas atributivas de competencia incluidas en condiciones generales de venta

El pasado 8 de marzo de 2018, el Tribunal de Justicia de la Unión Europea dictó sentencia sobre una cuestión prejudicial en relación con la interpretación de los artículos 7 y 25 del Reglamento nº 1215/2012 del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo, de 12 de diciembre de 2012, relativo a la competencia judicial, el reconocimiento… Read More »

Date: 22 February, 2018

Categories: Commercial Law English FPS News

Participation of Fabregat Perulles Sales Lawyers in the second “Desayuno Canal CEO”

The second “Desayuno Canal CEO” of 2018 was held on February 16th, in the Alcobendas campus of the European University. The invited speaker was Carlota Mateos, founder of Rusticae and co-founder and CMO of Plen EAT, who analyzed the importance of the business vision and its adaptation to the environment from a very personal perspective.… Read More »

The condition of consumer must be held at the time of entering into the contract

On November 23, 2017, the Supreme Court issued a judgment establishing that the quality of consumer must be held at the time of entering into the contract. Thus, it confirmed the jurisprudence in this matter, contained in judgments n. 367/2016, of June 3, n. 30/2017, of January 18, n. 41/2017, of January 20, n. 57/2017,… Read More »

Legal personality of dissolved and liquidated companies

The controversial dispute regarding the legal personality of dissolved and liquidated companies to be sued for pending debts has been finally addressed by the latest decision of the Spanish Supreme Court in its judgment no. 324/2017, of May 24, 2017 (RJ\2017\2217), which resolves the discrepancy of earlier decisions on the matter. The referred judgement settles… Read More »

Date: 1 December, 2017

Categories: Arbitration English FPS News General Idiomas

Eighth annual conference of the Milan Arbitration Chamber

On November 24th it was held the eighth annual conference on the recourse of arbitration as a means for the protection of the intellectual property in the Milan Chamber of Arbitration, to which the lawyer Fernando Sales Bellido assisted. Fernando Sales participates every year in various seminars, conferences and training events on arbitration, as a… Read More »

Date: 30 November, 2017

Categories: Arbitration English FPS News General Idiomas

New frontiers and challenges of international arbitration: from stone age to artificial intelligence

On November 23rd, a conference about news challenges of international arbitration was held at the Milan Chamber of Commerce to which the lawyer Fernando Sales Bellido attended. Among the topics discussed there were the role of digitalisation and protection of personal data in arbitration proceedings, as well as thought about a potential artificially intelligent arbitrator.… Read More »

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 »

New uniform format for residence permit for third- country nationals

On November 1, 2017, the Official Journal of the European Union published the REGULATION (EU) 2017/1954 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of October 25, 2017 amending Regulation (EC) No 1030/2002 of the Council, laying down a uniform format for residence permits for third-country nationals. The aim of this regulation is to establish… Read More »