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On December 21, 2022, the Spanish Parliament – Congreso de los Diputados– finally approved the Startup Law 28/2022, of December 21, 2022, which is expected to  promote the entrepreneurial ecosystem of emerging companies, includes measures to attract and retain digital talent, to introduce some tax benefits for investors and entrepreneurs, favouring the  establishment of international […]

Limitation of the price of rent in Catalonia, Law 11/2020, of 18 September, on urgent measures for containing rent in housing leases

On 22 September 2020, Law (Cat) 11/2020, of 18 September, on urgent measures to contain rents in housing leases and to amend Law 18/2007, Law 24/2015 and Law 4/2016, on the protection of the right to housing, came into force inCatalonia.

WLW | Women in a Legal World

Nieves Perulles, managing partner of Fabregat Perulles Sales Abogados, has become a member of the jurists women organization “WLW | Women in a Legal World”. The main objective of this association is to make Spain “a pioneer in the achievement of a diverse legal sector at all levels, in which it is no longer exceptional […]

News on leases for SMEs and the self-employed in Royal Decree-Law 15/2020 of April 21st

In the context of the extraordinary situation arising from COVID-19, the Government has issued the Royal Decree-Law 15/2020 of March 21st on urgent complementary measures to support the economy and employment in order to deal with COVID-19 (hereinafter the Royal Decree). This Royal Decree will enter into force on April 23rd 2020. The purpose of […]

Do you want to know how the requirements for filing public documents have been simplified among the member countries of the European Union?

EU Regulation 2016/1191 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 6 July 2016, which promotes the free movement of citizens by simplifying the requirements for filing certain public documents in the EU, applicable since 16 February 2019 in all EU countries. Prior to the entry into force of the above-mentioned Regulation, EU citizens […]

Suspension of certain works from April 12 until the end of the state of alarm

The BOE of April 12, 2020, has published the Order issued by the Ministry of Health, Order SND/340/2020, of April 12, suspending certain activities related to intervention works in existing buildings where there is a risk of contagion by COVID-19 for people not related to this activity. And this, until the state of alarm is […]

The new definition of empty housing – Catalan Decree-Law (DL) 1/2020 of 21 January amending Catalan Decree-Law (DL) 17/2019 of 23 December on urgent measures for access to housing

DL 17/2019 amended article 3 (d) of the Catalan Law on the Right to Housing, Law 4/2016, of December 23, considering an empty dwelling as «the dwelling that remains permanently unoccupied, without just cause, for a period of more than two years. For this purpose, justified causes include relocation for work reasons, change of address […]

Mind the Gap «Mujeres, Ciencia, Innovación»

La Embajada de Suecia en España en colaboración con Fundación Telefónica organiza la III Edición de la Jornada «Mujeres, Ciencia, Innovación», en el que se aborda el importante tema de la presencia y la visibilidad de las mujeres en la ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería e innovación; sectores que hoy siguen siendo liderados por hombres.


More than a hundred representatives of the Spanish business community including those already active in the market of the Moscow region participated in the “Doing Business with the Moscow region” conference in Madrid, on October 17th, as well as government officials, business developers and consultants.

New Regulation (EU) 2019/452 – A common approach to establish a framework for the screening of foreign direct investments into the European Union

On the 19th of March 2019 the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union have published the Regulation (EU) 2019/452 in order to establish a framework for the screening of foreign direct investments into the Union. The new regulation will enter into force on the 8th of April 2019 and will apply from […]