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23/09/2022
New re­form of co-own­er­ship
The au­tumn of 2022 will not be the quietest peri­od for Mone­g­asque co-own­er­ships and their syn­dic­ates. Law no. 1.531 of 29 Ju­ly 2022 made sub­stan­tial changes to the pro­vi­sions of Law no. 1.329 of 8 Janu­ary...
20/09/2022
Trans­ition­al pro­vi­sions for the Mone­g­asque Code of Private In­ter­na­tion­al...
The Mone­g­asque Code of Private In­ter­na­tion­al Law, as set down by Act n°1.448 of 28 June 2017, has been in force in the Prin­cip­al­ity’s leg­al sys­tem since 8 Ju­ly 2017.In the ab­sence of trans­ition­al pro­vi­sions...
13/09/2022
UPC Rules of Pro­ced­ure go in­to force with judg­ments to be made pub­lic
The entry in­to force of the Rules of Pro­ced­ure is part of the fi­nal pre­par­a­tions for the United Pat­ent Court (UPC), which is cur­rently ex­pec­ted to start work in early 2023. After the bod­ies of the UPC...
12/09/2022
Mar­ket­ing in the fin­an­cial sec­tor in Monaco
The new Act 1.529 of 29 Ju­ly 2022, res­ult­ing from Bill 1.049 and pub­lished on 12 Au­gust 2022, con­tain­ing vari­ous eco­nom­ic and leg­al pro­vi­sions, amends the pro­vi­sions re­lat­ing to so­li­cited and un­so­li­cited...
06/09/2022
Stephan Pas­tor joins Olivi­er Mar­quet to to­geth­er head CMS Monaco
We are thrilled to an­nounce that Stephan Pas­tor joins Olivi­er Mar­quet as Man­aging Part­ner.They will to­geth­er head CMS Pasquier Ciulla Mar­quet Pas­tor Svara & Gazo, in or­der to ac­com­pany the sig­ni­fic­ant...
06/09/2022
CMS Ex­pert Guide on dis­crim­in­a­tion in the work­place in Monaco
1. What are the main laws on dis­crim­in­a­tion in the work­place in your jur­is­dic­tion and what type of con­duct does it cov­er? Pur­su­ant to Art­icle 2 of Law n° 729, all em­ploy­ees, re­gard­less of gender, should...
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05/09/2022
Ger­man de­cision may ex­clude US sub­si­di­ar­ies with cloud pro­viders from pub­lic...
In a con­tro­ver­sial data-pro­tec­tion de­cision that has been the sub­ject of crit­ic­al dis­cus­sions, on 13 Ju­ly 2022 the Baden-Württem­berg Pro­cure­ment Cham­ber (Ref. 1 VK 23/22) ruled that even the pos­sib­il­ity...
01/09/2022
New cla­ri­fic­a­tions made by the Monaco Su­preme Court on the con­di­tions for...
The Monaco Su­preme Court gran­ted, on the 12 Ju­ly 2022, a res­id­ent’s re­quest to an­nul the de­cision re­fus­ing the re­new­al of their or­din­ary res­id­ence card. 1.    The min­im­um peri­od of three-month res­id­ency...
30/08/2022
Phar­ma­ceut­ic­al trade marks - a real pain in the bum?
An EU IPO Case Study: Proc­to­LYSY­AL v PRO­COTOL­IZ­IN Sum­mary I al­ways like to start at the end.  No nasty sur­prises and you know what to ex­pect.  In this case study, the trade marks ‘proc­to­LYSY­AL’...
10/08/2022
En­ergy – pun­it­ive in­terest where there is “Sig­ni­fic­ant Con­nec­tion with...
Sum­mary The Late Pay­ment of Com­mer­cial Debts (In­terest) Act 1998 im­plies a term in Eng­lish law con­tracts for the sup­ply of goods and/or ser­vices in the event of late pay­ment by the pur­chaser.  This ‘stat­utory...
28/07/2022
Eng­lish High Court per­mits ser­vice of court pro­ceed­ings by NFT
For the first time out­side the United States and for only the second time world­wide,[1] a court has al­lowed the ser­vice of pro­ceed­ings via non-fun­gible token (NFT).  The judg­ment of Trow­ers J in the...
21/07/2022
BANK AC­COUNT AT­TACH­MENTS IN MONACO
In Monaco, it is pos­sible for bank ac­counts of private in­di­vidu­als or leg­al en­tit­ies to be frozen, which means all deb­it or cred­it trans­ac­tions from or to this ac­count will be blocked.De­pend­ing on the...