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Data Protection: newsletter on security measures. Chapter one: passwords.

View the PDF With the entry into force of the Regulation (EU) 679/2016 and the Organic Law 3/2018 on the Protection of Personal Data and the guarantee of digital rights among its novelties is highlighted the principle of proactive responsibility that companies must perform to maintain good security measures for the protection of the personal data. This principle requires greater participation and involvement of companies to ensure a level of security appropriated [...]

Cross-border inheritances

View the PDF Cross-border inheritances are increasingly common. They occur when a citizen dies in a country of the European Union, different from their nationality, with goods in different member states of the European Union. The basic rule is that inheritances are governed by the law of habitual residence and not by the nationality of the deceased. These situations raise various legal problems as determining which law should be applied to the [...]

Tax obligations for Spanish tax non-residents who own a property in Spain

View the PDF Escura would like to inform you through this newsletter of the principal tax consequences of being considered Spanish Tax non-resident and owning a property in Spain. In general, individuals who spend less than 183 days during the calendar year in Spain are considered Spanish Tax non-residents. Non-resident taxpayers in Spain are taxed on their income and assets from Spanish source only. Therefore, Spanish Tax non-residents who own a [...]

Best Lawyers distinguished lawyers from Bufete Escura

Best Lawyers, the most prestigious guide of lawyers in the United States, has already published the list of the most outstanding Spanish lawyers by specialty, for the year 2019. Among the most outstanding lawyers, 9 lawyers from Bufete Escura have been selected, having received a total of 12 mentions in the areas of Corporate and M&A, Tax, Litigation, Banking and Finance, Real Estate Law and Privacy & Data Protection Law. This recognition [...]

Bufete Escura in the Ranking of Expansion Offices

Bufete Escura has been again included in the Ranking of Law Firms performed annually by Expansion, and it positioned at Bufete Escura among the leaders of the Spanish legal profession of 2017. Bufete Escura has been featured among the main offices in Spain during the year 2017 in: Main national offices by global business volume Evolution of workers in Spain during 2017 Billing by a professional Bufete Escura is one of the [...]

Bufete Escura participates in the Internationalization Week in Barcelona

From 14th to 18th May, the Internationalization Week of the Agency for the Competitiveness of Companies (ACCIÓ) of the Generalitat de Catalunya took place in Barcelona, in which Bufete Escura has participated as an Internationalization Support Agent (ASI). During the week, Albert Sant and Andrea Piscedda, from the International Department of Bufete Escura, had the opportunity to personally meet with the director of the offices of ACCIÓ in Italy, Mr. Luis Polo; [...]

Escura participates in the VIII International Conference on Corporate Compliance

Recently, the VIII International Conference on Corporate Compliance was held in Madrid,on April 25th and 26th, in which Escura participated, among other professionals. Fernando Escura, partner-director of the Firm, and Xavier Ferretjans, from Binaura Monlex, gave a presentation on the "Keys to the new General Data Protection Regulation”. The conference was dealt with different technical and legal issues, as well as other practical aspects, such as risk analysis and security measures. The [...]

Escura host in the TAGAlliances International Conference in Barcelona

Watch the video here More than 200 professionals from the TAG Alliances network visit Barcelona for the International Spring Conference, which took place from May 2nd to 4th. TAG Alliances is one of the most important global networks of lawyers and accountants, which is being highlighted in the rankings of Chambers&Partners 2018. Among the different themes handles on the Conference it is important to highlight the celebration of the Forum on Women [...]

Escura Anfitrión en la Conferencia Internacional de TAG Alliance en Barcelona

Más de 200 profesionales de la red TAG Alliance visitan Barcelona para la Conferencia Internacional de Primavera que tiene lugar del 2 al 4 de mayo. TAG es una de las alianzas globales de abogados más importante, siendo destacada en el ranking de Chambers&Partners 2018 como una de los miembros más importantes del mundo. Entre los temas del congreso destacar la celebración del Foro sobre Mujeres y Liderazgo, el Servicio de Excelencia, [...]