Scania & Others/European Comission: the ‘Hybrid procedure and the rights of defense guarantee
What are the consequences of a settlement procedure where all the companies reach agreement with the authority conducting the investigation phase except one? Could the latter be harmed by not reaching an agreement? How does the principle of…
Arbitration: a brief overview of the appeal mechanism against a Portuguese award
Filing an appeal against a Portuguese award is possible but parties should be aware of the details, requirements and peculiarities of this mechanism, especially when issues of constitutionality are raised during the proceedings.
Portugal - Tax benefits to forest management entities
Law no. 110/2017, of December 15th, was officially published, which creates tax benefits to forest management entities, amending the Portuguese Tax Incentives Statute and the Registration and Notary Emolument Regulation.
Budget Law - Portugal 2016 - Garrigues Summary - Shifting Sands
The Budget Law for 2016 (Law n.º 7-A/2016) was published on 30 of March 2016. The Budget Law provides for several tax measures impacting on areas that range from corporate tax, indirect taxes, real estate taxes and personal income tax.…
Portugal: Budget Bill for 2016 - Garrigues Summary - Shifting Sands
The Budget Bill for 2016 was presented to the Parliament on 5 February 2016. The Budget Bill provides for several tax measures impacting on areas that range from corporate tax, indirect taxes, real estate taxes and personal income tax.…