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18 November 2020
CMS Spain se­cures a sig­ni­fic­ant win for At­res­me­dia in land­mark me­dia case
The ECJ ruled today in a land­mark case fol­low­ing a pre­lim­in­ary rul­ing case re­lat­ing to copy­right and col­lect­ive man­age­ment of copy­rights and neigh­bour­ing rights, de­clar­ing that users (broad­casters) do...
25 November 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to pop­u­lar in­vest­ment vehicles
This guide gives a quick re­view of some of the most pop­u­lar fund vehicles for in­sti­tu­tion­al in­vest­ment in real as­sets.The se­lec­tion of a vehicle has a num­ber of com­mon themes in­clud­ing the loc­a­tion of...
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08 December 2020
The Fu­ture is Now: The New World of Work
As coun­tries con­tin­ue to struggle with COV­ID-19 while also try­ing to re­tain at least a semb­lance of busi­ness as usu­al, the way we work has been changed ex­tens­ively, in some re­spects po­ten­tially forever.The...
01 December 2020
Ar­bit­ral rules – The sea­son of change con­tin­ues: ICC Ar­bit­ra­tion Up­date
On 1 Decem­ber 2020, the ICC In­ter­na­tion­al Court of Ar­bit­ra­tion launched its re­vised ICC Ar­bit­ra­tion Rules (the “Rules”), which will ap­ply to ar­bit­ra­tions sub­mit­ted to the ICC Court from 1 Janu­ary...
01 October 2020
CMS Al­biñana & Suárez de Lezo bol­sters its Cor­por­ate / M&A de­part­ment...
Mad­rid, 2 Oc­to­ber 2020  CMS Al­biñana & Suárez de Lezo has fur­ther strengthened its key prac­tice areas with the ap­point­ment of Elena Aguilar as a Part­ner of its Cor­por­ate de­part­ment, cur­rently formed...
09 November 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to mo­bile work­ing
Al­though chal­lenges brought on by the pan­dem­ic vary from coun­try to coun­try, COV­ID-19 has changed the way we work and do busi­ness. The situ­ation has also raised ques­tions: Will the pan­dem­ic's im­pact be...
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01 December 2020
EPO pri­or­ity claim en­ti­tle­ment – the “same ap­plic­ants” ap­proach up­held
In a Press Com­mu­niqué dated 6 Novem­ber 2020, the EPO sum­mar­ises the Tech­nic­al Board of Ap­peal 3.3.08 writ­ten de­cision re­cently is­sued in case T 844/18 con­firm­ing the re­voc­a­tion of a pat­ent re­lated to...
01 October 2020
Q&A on the new reg­u­la­tion on re­mote work­ing
The health crisis triggered by COV­ID-19 has ac­cel­er­ated the already-ex­ist­ing trend of fa­cil­it­at­ing and im­ple­ment­ing re­mote work­ing policies in Spain. However, the “forced” re­mote work­ing as a res­ult...
27 October 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide on sexu­al har­ass­ment in the work­place
Wel­come to our CMS Ex­pert Guide on sexu­al har­ass­ment in the work­place. How dif­fer­ent coun­tries re­spon­ded to the #MeT­oo move­ment and how the law reg­u­lates work­place har­ass­ment on a glob­al scale were key...
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30 November 2020
New taxes in Spain: Di­git­al Ser­vices Tax and Fin­an­cial Trans­ac­tions Tax
The Span­ish par­lia­ment has ap­proved on Oc­to­ber 15 two news laws[1] cre­at­ing the tax ap­plic­able on de­term­ined Di­git­al Ser­vices and the Fin­an­cial Trans­ac­tions Tax. Please find be­low the main fea­tures of...
30 September 2020
Prór­roga de me­di­das labor­ales ex­traordin­ari­as por el COV­ID-19
Desde la en­trada en vig­or del Real De­creto-ley 8/2020 el 18 de mar­zo de 2020, son nu­mero­sas las me­di­das ex­traordin­ari­as que se han ad­optado por el Gobi­erno en ma­ter­ia labor­al. Tras la fi­nal­iza­ción del...
07 October 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to the private place­ment of equity se­cur­it­ies
One of the most com­mon ques­tions we are asked across CMS in our Equity Cap­it­al Mar­ket prac­tice is what are the rules about ap­proach­ing a lim­ited num­ber of in­vestors in dif­fer­ent jur­is­dic­tions, in re­la­tion...
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