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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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12 Apr The president of our owner’s community says surveillance security cameras cannot be placed outside our house according to Spanish law, is he right?

No, he is not. Video surveillance cameras in buildings owned by community of owners need a formal agreement approved on a general meeting by a majority of 60% of the owners, and such agreement makes the payment of the costs compulsory for everyone. As it...

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28 Oct Can I claim my insurance company as I have a typical insurance policy covering just aggravated theft to cover me for theft of home assets if the thieves cleanly entered my house by means of just using an electronic frequency opening code they somehow got without my knowledge?

Yes you can. According to recent succesive reforms in the Spanish Penal law a thief’s use of legitimate keys lost by the proprietor or obtained by means that constitute penal infraction as well as the use of false keys, constitutes an aggravated theft (robo) and...

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05 Aug Could I include testamentary partitions and clauses on my Spanish Will permitted by my national Law even if they are not permitted by the Spanish Law?

Yes, you can, since the rule in Spain is that the law applicable is the one corresponding to your nationality at the time of the decease whatever the nature or location of the assets is. Furthermore, if the Will included terms and clauses in accordance...

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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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