March 31 , 2020

Law News – Employment Law Department – March 2020 Further to the declared State of Emergency and Royal Decree Law 8/2020 (see earlier commentary in AJ March 2020), the Spanish government has now brought in some new additional measures to clarify or in some way supplement those already enacted due to the extraordinary and urgent […]

March 30 , 2020

Law News – Commercial Law Department – March 2020 One consequence of the economic impact unleashed by the COVID-19 is that the Spanish government has deemed it necessary to urgently protect the control model applicable to foreign investments in Spanish companies, by implementing ex ante authorisation mechanisms in certain instances. For the ...

March 20 , 2020

Law news – Employment Law Department – March 18, 2020 The awaited Royal Decree-Law 8/2020, of 17 March, on extraordinary measures to deal with the economic and social impact of COVID-19 has been published and extends the measures already in place, adding in an additional set of exceptional extraordinary economic and social measures. The main ...

March 20 , 2020

Law news – Employment Law Department – March 16, 2020 On 14 March 2020, Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, declaring a state of alarm in order to manage the healthcare crisis situation caused by COVID-19 (“RD 463/2020“) was published in the Official State Gazette. RD 463/2020 includes all actions aimed at protecting the health ...

March 6 , 2020

Law News – Employment Law Department – February 2020 The National Court of Spain (“AN” – Audiencia Nacional) has issued a further ruling on the sensitive issue of Recorded Working Time, on the basis of a recent judgment of 10 December, 2019. In this regard, we would remind the reader that the same Companies Division […]