Law for the Promotion and Development of New Entrepreneurships

The Law for the Promotion and Development of New Entrepreneurships was published in Official Gazette Special No. 6.656 of October 15, 2021. According to article 1, the Law is aimed at the “promotion and economic development of new entrepreneurships in the country”. You can download our newsletter at the following link:  https://epaclaw.com/pdf/Memo%20-%20Law%20for%20the%20Promotion%20and%20Development%20of%20New%20Entrepreneurships.pdf We invite you to follow […]

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New Horizons:

How external counsel can help you explore and secure market entry opportunities

IR Global members offer jurisdiction-specific advice on how external counsel can help you explore & secure market entry opportunities.  The global Covid-19 pandemic may not be over, but business leaders […]

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Francisco A. Casanova participates in the IR Global Employment Working Virtual Series Home Work: The challenges of cross border remote working

The past year has witnessed a huge remote working experiment for many of the world’s businesses and their employees as a result of Covid-19. And, for many, these new working practices have become hugely complex depending on where in the world business owners and employees have suddenly found themselves. Almost overnight, people are in uncertain […]

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Presidential Decree Number 4.445: Strategic materials subject to recycling

Issuer: Office of the President Publication details: Special Official Gazette Number 6.617, February 24th, 2021 On February 24th, 2021, Presidential Decree Number 4.445 was published in the Special Official Gazette Number 6.617, whereby the Presidency declares all iron, aluminum, copper, bronze, steel, nickel and other metal waste to be designated as of “strategic importance for […]

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Remote Working:

The Challenge for Businesses when a Home-Based Workforce Operates from a Different Jurisdiction

The past year has witnessed a huge remote working experiment for many of the world’s businesses and their employees as a result of Covid-19. And, for many, these new working […]

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Employment stability decreed for two (2) years

Issuer: National Executive of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Published: Official Gazette Special N° 6.611, December 31st, 2020 Decree Number 4.414 was published in Venezuela’s Official Gazette Special Number 6.611, on December 31st, 2020, in which employment stability was decreed for all public and private sector employees to whom the Employment Law-Decree applies (LOTTT, for […]

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Francisco A. Casanova of Ponte Andrade & Casanova participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

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The Art of Deal Making:

Using External Expertise Effectively

IR Global members collaborate with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) to offer jurisdiction-specific advice on using external expertise effectively. In the following pages, you will hear from professionals in […]

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Constitutional Anti-Blockade Law for National Development and the Guarantee of Human Rights

Issuer: National Constituent Assembly of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezela.Published: Official Gazette Special Nº 6,583 of October 12, 2020. The Constitutional Anti-Blockade Law for National Development and Guarantee of Human Rights was published in Official Gazette Special Nº 6,583 of October 12, 2020. It establishes an extraordinary and temporary regulatory framework that will provide legal […]

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Q&A: Pharmaceuticals in EVFTA: How Foreign Investors Can Qualify for Preferential Tariffs

Vietnam is an attractive market for pharmaceuticals. It is estimated that the country imports around 60 percent of total demand for this product. The development of this sector is forecast to attract US$100 million of investment throughout the industry and increase the pharmaceutical market value by up to US$27.6 billion, according to accounting firm KPMG. […]

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Administrative Ruling No. 054, which establishes the regulations for public offer of securities of Small and Medium Enterprise (Official Gazette No. 41913 of July 2, 2020)

The National Superintendence of Securities (SUNAVAL) issued Administrative Ruling Nº 054, published in the Official Gazette No. 41913 of July 2, 2020, which regulates the public offer of securities issued by Small and Medium Enterprise (SME). The Ruling establishes the guidelines for the public offer of securities of SMEs to guarantee the adequate conditions of […]

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