Entries by Bianca

María Eugenia Blasco appointed as Immigration Partner at AGM Abogados

María Eugenia Blasco Rodellar, head of the Immigration Department and China Desk at AGM Abogados, was recently appointed as the area’s Partner. María Eugenia studied Law at Barcelona Autónoma University. During her work placement at an immigrant aid association, she discovered the passionate world of Immigration Law, which immediately enthralled her and in which she has worked for over 17 years. […]

An Update on the Law on Electronic Signatures

Last month the Law Commission published its Report on the electronic execution of documents. Although the law in England and Wales has always recognised a range of signatures – including initials, pictures and printed names – the emergence of digital “smart contracts” in recent years has led to uncertainty about what constitutes a valid method […]

What, How and When: Key Points of the Directive on Restructuring and Insolvency

Objective of Directive (EU) 2019/1023 of 20 June 2019: According to Whereas 1, its objective is to remove obstacles to the free movement of capital, standardising the regulations concerning preventive restructuring, insolvency, discharge of debt and disqualifications, improving their procedures and ensuring that viable enterprises and entrepreneurs can continue operating and honest entrepreneurs can benefit […]

FLINN CUP – Inter-law firm FLINN Sailing Cup

After the Summer Vacation…back to…the FLINN Cup! The inter-law firm FLINN Sailing Cup will take place in Ostend again this year on Saturday, September 7, 2019. An international crew from ‘Lawrope International Group of Lawyers’ is taking part with Belgian, British, Dutch, French, German and US crew members. From the Belgian Bar, crews representing Allen & […]