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Schrems II Judgment of 16 July 20: Personal Data Transfers to the USA

  “The case raises issues of very major, indeed fundamental, concern to millions of people within the European Union and beyond. Firstly, it is relevant to the data protection rights of millions of residents of the [EU]. Secondly,…

Guillermo Bayas, new French Desk Partner at AGM Abogados

With the recent merger of the law firms AGM Abogados and Ejarque Abogados, Guillermo Bayas Fernández, will not only hold the position as a Partner in the Litigation and Arbitration area at AGM but will also be part of the firm's French Desk…

Consequences of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union n° 5: Implementing the Protocol on Ireland (I) / Northern Ireland (NI)

  “Clarity on the practical measures that will be necessary to implement the Protocol, and the steps that businesses based in or trading with Northern Ireland need to take to prepare, is now required as a matter of acute urgency…

Sustainability taxonomy in the European Union

In March 2020 the European Commission's Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (TEG) published three documents entitled: EU Taxonomy Technical Report, EU Taxonomy Technical Annex and EU Taxonomy Excel Tool. These three taxonomy documents…

End of the State of Alarm: when can we travel to Spain?

The end of the State of Alarm is approaching. With it, the restrictions on mobility both within our borders and across them begin to disappear. In order to clarify the dates and conditions for travelling to Spain, there are some certain restrictions…

Spanish real estate market and immigration trends after the epidemic

According to Spanish media reports, the government has issued 35,400 investor visas/residence (golden visa) since the implementation of the law 14/2013 of September 27, on support to entrepreneurs and their internationalization: measures aimed…

AGM Abogados climbs 4 positions in the Ranking of Spanish Law Firms of Expansion

As every year, the renowned newspaper Expansión has published its rankings of the evolution of the legal sector in our country, in which it analyses the turnover of national and international firms, the evolution of the workforce and the turnover…

Two years of the « GDPR »

  Today is the second anniversary of the date in 2018 when the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became enforceable. It is also the date on which the first official evaluation of the GDPR should be made. Even if the formal evaluation…

Company formation in Spain

This article provides some guidance on key legal aspects for foreign investors interested in incorporating a Company in Spain. The following steps are required: Obtaining a NIE The Foreign identification Number (NIE) is required for all…