Nicholas Curmi, Beppe Degiorgio
Published on September 20, 2019
Tags: Capital Markets, Prospectus Directive, Prospectus Regulation
Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2017 on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading on a regulated market (the Prospectus Regulation / Regulation) entered into force on 20 July 2017 but it only became fully applicable on 21 July 2019.
Published on September 18, 2019
Tags: EU Directive 93/13, Unfair Contract Terms Directive
On the 14 May 2019, Advocate General Pitruzzella from the Court of the Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered his opinion on Case C‑260/18 “Dziubak vs. Raiffeisen Bank International AG”, following a request for a preliminary ruling from the Regional Court in Warsaw (Poland) relating to a case which ended up in a standstill concerning unfair terms in consumer contracts.
Jotham Scerri-Diacono, Jan Rossi
Published on September 17, 2019
Shipping Compliance, Shipping sale, purchase & charterparties, Admiralty & Maritime Litigation, Ship Finance & Mortgages, Yacht & Superyacht Registration
GANADO Advocates contributed the Malta Chapter in Lexology Getting the Deal Through - Marketing Intelligence: Shipping publication for 2019.
Antoine G. Cremona, Nigel Micallef
Published on September 10, 2019
Tags: Environment, real estate
Environment & Planning
Legal Notice 216 of 2019, which was published on the 27th of August 2019, will re-introduce a mechanism for the redemption of ground-rent for land which belongs to the Government of Malta or to the Lands Authority under a title of revisable perpetual emphyteusis. This Legal Notice is limited to the latter and shall not change the legal provisions regulating emphyeusis between private party owners.
Saman Bugeja, Marcus Rizzo Naudi
Published on September 2, 2019
Environment & Planning, Shipping Compliance
This article was first published in Ship Management International Issue No 80 July/August 2019
Leonard Bonello, James Debono
Published on August 30, 2019
Tags: Banking, Fintech
Fintech & Blockchain, Banking Regulatory
Issue no.6 (August 2019) of the Banking & Fintech Newsletter is now available.
Luisa Cassar Pullicino, Antoine G. Cremona
Published on August 27, 2019
Tags: Arbitration, enforcement of foreign judgments, New Hague Judgments Convention, New York Convention
Litigation, Arbitration & ADR
On the 2nd of July 2019, the Hague Conference on Private International Law concluded the new Hague Judgments Convention (the “Convention”), described as a “game changer for cross-border dispute settlement”. This Convention deals with the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments delivered by the courts of its Contracting States.
Jan Rossi, Ilias Theocharis
Published on August 7, 2019
Tags: sale and leaseback, Shipping
Shipping sale, purchase & charterparties
This article was first published on tradewindsnews.com (6 August 2019).
Shipping register allows dual registration for lessor and lessee as it chases lucrative market.
Published on August 1, 2019
Tags: state aid
In a judgment of the General Court (EGC), delivered on the 27th June 2019, the General Court considered the application put forward by Hungary seeking to annul a Commission Decision (EU) 2017/329 of the 4th November 2016 relating to the implementation by Hungary on a taxation imposed on advertisement relating to broadcasting or publication of advertisements specifically in relation to those persons who make advertisements public (newspapers, audiovisual media, billposters).
Published on August 1, 2019
Tags: Public Procurement
GANADO Advocates has contributed a country report in 2019's second issue of the European Procurement & Public Private Partnership Law Review.