Menna Bowen 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 […]

Menna BowenPartner, Barrister, gunnercooke llp

KSSP Kuryło Sudolski Szrek joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Poland

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Łukasz Kuryło of KSSP Kuryło Sudolski Szrek. Łukasz has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Law) member in Poland. Łukasz is an advisor with 15+ years of experience in international and domestic tax law. He previously worked for over 10 years […]

Łukasz KuryłoPartner, KSSP Kuryło Sudolski Szrek

Coinfirm and Stelios Americanos & Co LLC – RegTech Alliance

Coinfirm, the industry-leading RegTech provider and Stelios Americanos & Co. LLC, a highly innovative Cypriot law firm, today announce their joint cooperation. 23rd February, London, UK / Nicosia, Cyprus “Coinfirm has always put great importance in ensuring the efficiency in speed and cost that blockchain brings – as well as the opportunity to reinvent entire […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

The Burton Law Firm Add New Practice Area Tax (Law) to their IR Global Membership

The Burton Law Firm, our exclusive Wills & Estates Member in US – California, are pleased to announce the addition of Tax (Law) to their IR Global membership. This new position adds further strength to their membership and offers support for fellow members in the area. If you have a requirement in this area, please get in […]

Jeb BurtonManaging Shareholder, Estate, Tax and Business Law, The Burton Law Firm

CYPRUS: An Update on the Central Register of UBO(s)

CYPRUS: An Update on the Central Register of UBO(s) Globally, it has been highlighted the importance and the need for extended transparency, in business and corporate entities, to combat money laundering, terrorist financing and more generally, the abuse of the financial systems by criminals. The European Union, in the aftermath of Panama Papers and Terrorist […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

European Blockchain Observatory and Forum – Expert Panel

It is our great pleasure to announce that our partner Dr Charis Savvides has been invited to join the Expert Panel of the European Blockchain Observatory and Forum. The European Blockchain Observatory and Forum is a European Commission initiative to accelerate blockchain innovation and the development of the blockchain ecosystem within the EU and in that manner […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

Rejection of Applications and Revocation of Cyprus Citizenship

THE LEGAL CHALLENGES OF THE ADMINISTRATION The Cyprus Investment Program seemed problematic from the beginning and even the amendments could not save and protect the abuse of the Program. The Cyprus Government decided to terminate the Program with final submission date the 30th of October 2020 after amending the Law regulating the Citizenship by Investment […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

duvieusart ebel, avocats associés, Wolfs Advocaten and Everest Law working together

Duvieusart Ebel, Avocats Associés has been invited by Wolfs Advocaten (NL), another active IR Global fellow member, to assist one of their US clients, a global operating firm, on a charitable sales promotion developed in multiple countries, including the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Duvieusart Ebel reviewed the commercial aspect of the advertising campaign under Luxembourg […]

Benoît DuvieusartPartner, duvieusart ebel, avocats associés

Cyprus Alternative Investment Funds

The significant progress achieved in the Cyprus investment funds industry is expected to be further boosted, thanks to the additional flexibility and competitiveness recently brought forward in the alternative investment fund (AIF) structures and the “Mini Manager” regime. In this presentation, our Law Firm outlines the key characteristics of the AIF structures, including certain benefits […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

Innovations Introduced By Royal Decree Act 28/2020 Of 22 September, Regarding Remote Working

I. Teleworking In accordance with the Royal Decree-Act, distance working is defined as carrying out a professional activity outside the company’s usual premises or centre, for all or part of the day and on a regular basis. The regular nature of distance working necessarily requires that, in a reference period of three months, a minimum […]

Cyprus And Russia Agree On A Protocol To Amend The Double Tax Treaty Between Them As From 1st January 2021

CYPRUS AND RUSSIA AGREE ON A PROTOCOL TO AMEND THE DOUBLE TAX TREATY BETWEEN THEM AS FROM 1ST JANUARY 2021 The agreement was concluded on the 10th of August 2020, between the Cypriot Finance Minister Mr Constantinos Petridis and the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Mr Alexei Overchuk. The two main changes increase the withholding tax […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC