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08/10/2017NewsThe period for submitting entries for the 1st Legaltech Startup Competition organized by Garrigues and Spain Startup is open until September 15
Garrigues and Spain Startup, the organizer of South Summit, have announced the first Legaltech Startup Competition, the aim of which is to support research projects which focus on the development of new technologies for use in the field of Law.
Félix Plaza has been appointed as the director of Centro de Estudios de Garrigues, replacing Pablo Olábarri, who held the position for the last five years. Félix Plaza is a partner with the Garrigues tax law department, where he has developed his professional career. He specializes in tax law and is co-in charge of the sports and entertainment law department (Garrigues Sports & Entertainment), a field in which he has been highlighted by several international directories, such as Chambers & Partners.
07/18/2017NewsFundación ONCE and Garrigues come together to promote the integration into the labor market of disabled people
The deputy executive chairman of Fundación ONCE, Alberto Durán, and the executive chairman of Garrigues, Fernando Vives, have today in Madrid signed an Inserta Agreement aimed at facilitating the incorporation of people with disabilities onto the firm’s workforce.
Law no. 85/2017, of 18 August was officially published, which:
Foi publicada em Diário da República a Portaria n.º 255/2017, de 14 de agosto, que procede à alteração da Portaria n.º 302-D/2016, de 2 de dezembro relativa às jurisdições participantes no Common Reporting Standard (CRS) a que se refere o n.º 6 do artigo 2.º do Decreto-Lei n.º 64/2016, de 11 de outubro. Passa a considerar-se “jurisdição participante” (para além dos já considerados) os países e territórios com os quais exista troca de informações ao abrigo de Convenção de Dupla Tributação ou Acordo de Troca de Informações, nos termos do referido Decreto-Lei. É também revista a lista de jurisdições participantes, que passa a incluir: Hong Kong, Líbano, Paquistão, Turquia e Emirados Árabes Unidos.
It was published today in the official Gazette Law no. 73/2017, of August 16th, introducing the twelfth amendment to Portuguese Labor Code.