Mauricio Duarte from Legal Plus shared a panel for the Kuala Lumpur Startup Summit discussing Innovation Trends In Law Firms

Mauricio Duarte is a Lawyer from Universidad Francisco Marroquín (Guatemala) with an LL.M. from St. Thomas University (Minnesota). Mauricio worked for 4 years in international arbitration, before devoting himself to issues related to technology and legal innovation. You can find the recording here.

Mauricio DuartePartner, LegalPlus

Promotions at GESSEL

As 2021 gets underway, GESSEL is proud to announce the implementation of personnel changes at our firm. Three of our experienced colleagues have now become partners:  Michał Bochowicz, advocate, specialises in M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions in the tech, media and telecoms (TMT) and renewable energy sectors, and also in day-to-day business law […]

Marcin MacieszczakManaging partner, attorney at law, GESSEL

Transactional summary of 2020 – GESSEL M&A Yearbook

It is with pleasure that we present to you GESSEL’s fourth transaction yearbook, summarising the work of our firm’s M&A practice in 2020. To state the obvious, developments in corporate M&A over the past year were overshadowed, like all other realms of life, by the Covid-19 pandemic. It would be difficult to overstate the initial shock […]

Marcin MacieszczakManaging partner, attorney at law, GESSEL

The Proposed Prohibition of Cryptocurrency in India

In January 2021, India’s cryptocurrency investors and enthusiasts were shocked when the Lok Sabha Bulletin indicated that the Indian Parliament is considering the introduction of the Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2021 (the “Crypto Bill”). The Crypto Bill intends to ban “private” cryptocurrencies in India with certain exceptions to promote the underlying […]

Seema JhinganPartner, LexCounsel

Space Based Remote Sensing Policy, 2020

Dissemination of remote sensing data to support development activities in India are guided by the Remote Sensing Data Policy of India of 2001 and 2011. The remote sensing technology was promoted by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in early seventies and ISRO launched its first remote sensing satellite in 1988. Since then, ISRO satellites […]

Seema JhinganPartner, LexCounsel

Michiel Pouillon of QUORUM 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 theconventional 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 it […]

Michiel PouillonSenior Associate, QUORUM

LegalPlus joins IR as the exclusive Private Equity & Venture Capital Member in Guatemala

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Mauricio Duarte of LegalPlus. Mauricio has joined IR as our exclusive Private Equity & Venture Capital Member in Guatemala. LegalPlus is a business and technology oriented law firm. We specialize in providing legal advisory services that fit the business model, stage and […]

Mauricio DuartePartner, LegalPlus

LegalPlus joins IR as the exclusive Private Equity & Venture Capital Member in Guatemala

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Alvaro Hurtado Bocaletti of LegalPlus. Alvaro has joined IR as our exclusive Private Equity & Venture Capital Member in Guatemala. LegalPlus is a business and technology oriented law firm. We specialize in providing legal advisory services that fit the business model, stage […]

Alvaro Hurtado BocalettiFounder, LegalPlus

NEO Presents: The Moment for Modernization

  Ontario’s independent Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce delivered 47 “high impact” policy proposals in their Report, released on July 9, 2020. But are the proposals in the best interest of long-term investors and capital raisers? Do they go too far, or far enough? And are there any major issues that have been left unaddressed? Tune […]

Troy PocaluykoPartner, Wildeboer Dellelce LLP

Calcutta High Court Calls for Expenses Incurred by Schools during Pandemic

Case: Vineet Ruia vs. State of West Bengal [WP 5890(W) of 2020] Forum: Hon’ble High Court of Calcutta (“CHC”) Order delivered on: August 18, 2020 Substance of the Order: Establishment of a committee to ascertain the expenses incurred by schools during lockdown to determine if any concession in fees can be passed on to the […]

Seema JhinganPartner, LexCounsel

Excessive lending between companies and their substantial interest holders

Prolonged deferment of taxation in box 2 by lending from the own company will be restricted On the 17th day of June the bill excessive lending from your own private company (hereinafter: Bill) was submitted. The name reveals a lot about the content of the Bill. The purpose of the Bill is to discourage excessive […]

Cok ZijerveldPartner, Everest Legal