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02/02/2017NewsGarrigues and the Institute of Knowledge Engineering (UAM) are developing a project to robotize the management of legal documentation in proceedings
The Garrigues law firm and the Institute of Knowledge Engineering (“Instituto de Ingeniería del Conocimiento – IIC”), associatedffiliated with the Autónoma University of Madrid (UAM), have signed an agreement to develop a project using robots to manage documents relating to legal services provided to companies.
Fernando Vives has been unanimously re-elected executive chairman of Garrigues for a new term, meaning he will remain at the head of the firm until February 1, 2022. The conduct of business by Fernando Vives as executive chairman was ratified by the Partners’ Meeting.
Law firm Garrigues has appointed Pedro Learreta Olarra as the new partner in charge of Northern Spain, covering the Basque Country and Navarre offices.
02/20/2017CommentariesCorresponding to the record-filing reform: the seventh revision of the catalogue for the guidance of foreign investment industries
On December 7th, 2016, the National Development and Reform Commission (“NDRC”) and the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) jointly issued the Revised Draft of the Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment Industries (in Chinese: “外商投资产业指导目录（修订稿）”) (“Draft Catalogue”), seeking for public comments. It is the seventh revision of the Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment Industries (“Catalogue”) from its initial promulgation in 1995.
The taxable event for the tax on increase in urban land value is defined in the law on that tax as the increase in value experienced by urban land over a time period of up to 20 years which is realized on its transfer.
February newsletter prepared by professionals from the Restructurin & Insolvency Department.