Brexit – what next for EU citizens?

Negotiations for Brexit are underway and the UK Government has now set out its proposals relating to EU citizens currently living in the UK. The Government is proposing to introduce a new “settled status” in UK law for EU citizens…

FDI regulations eased in India

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in India hit an all-time high of $60.1 billion in 2016-17, as the Government of India has further eased rules to attract global corporations to set up shop in new sectors such as defence and railways. Since…

AGM Abogados opens Africa Desk

Africa Desk brings together a team of highly experienced legal specialists practicing in the field of international projects in Africa where they work in close collaboration with a network of offices spread throughout more than 30 countries. Our…

Do you need to grant Powers-of-Attorney to a legal representative?

Assigning a legal representative or proxy is a common situation and can be used for a myriad of purposes. However, it is important to do so adequately. Here we tell you the three more important aspects to consider when assigning a legal representative. For…

GERMANY’S FEDERAL COURT OF JUSTICE

Germany’s Federal Court of Justice dismisses franchisee’s Claim for indemnity after termination of contract For many years, legal scholars have been debating whether franchisees are entitled to indemnification for the goodwill and the client…

Brazilian Legal Update - Brazil listed under Schedule 2 of BVI Code of Practice

Brazil listed under Schedule 2 of BVI Code of Practice The Republic of Brazil has been listed by the British Virgin Islands (BVI) under Schedule 2 of its Anti-money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Code of Practice 2008. This listing means…

AGM Abogados Presenting its International Desks at BizBarcelona

This year, AGM Abogados will participate in the most well-known fair for entrepreneurs, BIZ Barcelona. It is a fair that welcomes more than 13,000 visitors each year and provides the opportunity to create future ties for joint growth. AGM…

International Law Views

In This Issue … ‘Cause I’m The Taxman, Yeah      Did you properly report and pay U.S. taxes on your foreign assets and income? When I’m Sixty-Four…      What happens to foreign retirement benefits…

The Actual Development of the Property Market in Spain

As pointed out by the different indicators of the Spanish Real Estate market, it has been confirmed that it has been reactivated in the last quarter of 2016 and continues to rise in 2017, with a steady consolidation of the housing sector being…