April 7 , 2020

Law News – Commercial Law Department – April 2020 Further to the changes brought in to Law 19/2003, of 4 July, on the legal regime applicable to the movement of capital and financial transactions with foreign natural and legal persons (“Law 19/2003”) by Royal Decree 8/2020, of 17 March (“RDL 8/2020”), on extraordinary measures to […]

April 1 , 2020

Law News – Employment Law Department – March 2020 Royal Decree-Law 10/2020, of 29 March, governing remunerated recoverable time off for employed workers not providing essential services has been passed into law. The purpose of this law is to reduce mobility among the population in the context of the fight against COVID-19 (Spanish Official ...

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 ...