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20 Oct Do I have to make any special procedures to execute in Spain a judgement of a court in another country in Europe?

Not any more. At least, in principle. When in January 2015 the Regulation (EU) 1215/2012 on the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters within the European Union came into force, In articles 36 and 37 reads the following: <Member State shall be recognised...

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28 Jul I have a mortgage with bank for my company-owned house in Spain, can I get compensation for an unlawful “floor clause”

No, you cannot. As a Juridical person (i.e. a Mercantile Company) your company does not have the profile of a consumer according to the law. Consumers or users according to the law are the natural persons who act with a purpose outside their business, commercial...

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13 Aug A very important sentence by the Spanish Supreme Court about permanent establishments in Spanish territory may involve the multinational groups to review their structures in order to avoid the possible existence of unwanted, permanent establishments.

The Spanish Supreme Court has recently ruled the verdict number 1626 / 2008 (case "Roche") and concluded that the activity of manufacturing and sales promotion undertaken by Roche Vitamins, S.A. (RV), a Spanish branch of the Swiss company Roche Vitamins Europe Ltd.  (RVE) constitute a...

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04 Jul The Spanish Cabinet has declared it is urgent to debate and approve a proposed law previously sent to the parliament partially amending the existing Spanish Law of Corporations (including S.A. and S.L. companies).

The Spanish Cabinet has declared it is urgent to debate and approve a proposed law previously sent to the parliament partially amending the existing Spanish Law of Corporations (including S.A. and S.L. companies). At this stage, these are some of the changes worth to be mentioned: -         ...

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