Proposal for a EU Directive on company restructurings

One of the main objectives of the Proposal for a EU Directive on preventive restructuring frameworks, second chance and measures to increase the efficiency of restructuring, insolvency and discharge procedures (hereinafter, the “Proposal”)…

Will we see an end to “smash and grab” adjudications?

Over the last few years the courts have seen an increase in what have become known as “smash and grab” adjudications. These adjudications arise when the employer has failed to serve a pay less notice at the appropriate time and they…

How will the executive directors’ remuneration work after Supreme Court judgment 98/2018?

The recent judgment issued by the Spanish Supreme Court (98/2018) on 26 February has changed the position imposed on the remuneration system for directors with executive functions. Until judgment 98/2018, the DGRN (Directorate General for…

GDPR - The top 7 myths we've heard from other businesses

With only 65 days until the GDPR comes into force we decided to look at some of the most common myths that are coming up in many of our conversations with other businesses. Perhaps you've got some of the same concerns? Top 7 myths relating…

Tax system for workers relocated to Spanish territory – Beckham Law

Do you plan to relocate to Spain for work? Is your company planning to relocate teams to a third country? If so, it will clearly be very useful to know the Spanish tax system applicable to workers who relocate to Spain, usually called the…

How to get GDPR compliant - GDPR and HR trainer tells us what HR need to be doing NOW

There's no denying it - GDPR IS coming (with only 2 months to go until it is applicable). The General Data Protection Regulation WILL impact on your organisation, it WILL require you to update your employment documents and it WILL require…

The protection of Venture Capital

Venture capital, which is basically the name given to the risk capital geared to the early stages of a company’s life, such as the seeding phase, start-up and up to about the first three to five years of a business’s life, is becoming more…

Tech companies - Is gender pay gap reporting on your radar?

As we approach the gender reporting deadline of 4 April 2018, less than 1200 companies out of approximately 9,000 have published their data.. Why is this number still so low? Claire Taylor-Evans, Senior Associate solicitor looks at the factors…