18 2023 Guarantees in the commercial lease agreement

Guarantees in Spanish Commercial Leases: What to Consider?

The LAU does not impose restrictions on additional guarantees in commercial leases in Spain, thus allowing the parties to negotiate the terms on a personalized basis.

42 2023 Amendments to the Spanish Commercial Registry

Amendments to the Spanish Commercial Registry Regulations

Digital transformation is essential for an efficient, modern and competitive domestic market. The operation of businesses in Spain is significantly reliant on the Regulations of the Commercial Registry, which bear the responsibility of registering and propagating all acts and documents related to them. In June 2023, a substantial revision was made to Spain’s Regulations of […]

54 2022 EN 300 vasp licence spain

How to obtain a VASP licence

The VASP license entails a registration procedure with the Bank of Spain for companies intending to engage in cryptocurrency-related activities in Spain. To successfully obtain the VASP license, companies must gather and submit various required documents and forms.

25 2023 Law firms as escrow agents

Law firms as escrow agents in business transactions

An escrow agreement is a contract between 3 parties: the buyer, the seller, and an impartial third party called the escrow agent. The escrow agent holds money or assets until certain terms of the agreement are met. Law firms can act as escrow agents, providing agility, security, trust and cost savings in business-to-business transactions.

33 2023 General Conditions of Sale or GCS in Spain

General conditions of sale in Spain

The General Conditions of Sale constitute a fundamental contractual document for any company that wishes to operate in the Spanish market. These conditions vary depending on the type of client and the company’s sector of activity.

60 2022 Merger and spin-offs of companies

Differences between mergers and spin-offs in Spain

Merger and spin-offs of companies in Spain are two corporate restructuring operations. Law 3/2009 defines and differentiates each of these transactions, determining the procedure to follow for the proper execution in each case.

48 2023 Recruitment of Highly Qualified Professionals

Recruiting Highly Qualified Professionals in Spain

In recent years, Spain has implemented various legislative changes in the realm of immigration, all geared towards facilitating the recruitment of Highly Qualified Professionals. These changes involve easing the criteria that companies must fulfill and implementing a more efficient processing procedure.

47 2023 Structural modifications of commercial companies

New Spanish law on Structural Modifications of Commercial Companies

Royal Decree-Law 5/2023 includes new regulations regardomg Law 3/2009 and introduces standard provisions applicable to all structural modifications of commercial companies, and specific adaptations for each type of operation.

17 2023 Global transfer of assets and liabilities

Global transfer of assets and liabilities in Spain

The global transfer of assets and liabilities is a type of corporate restructuring transaction that differs from similar operations in various ways, including its consideration. The straightforward nature of this procedure makes it a popular choice for companies seeking to transfer ownership or wind up their operations.

51 2023 51 2023 Mariscal Abogados: Team of the Year in Sustainability

Mariscal Abogados wins the Team of the Year in Sustainability Award 2023

Winning the Sustainability Team of the Year award is a significant recognition, highlighting the expertise of Mariscal Abogados in legal aspects of sustainability and their innovation in setting new industry standards.