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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
Jan 16, 2018

Recent amendments to Employment Legislation

Further to the announcement of the Government to add extra vacation leave days to the previous entitlement; this has been implemented by virtue of LN...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
Jan 12, 2018

Award to Employee Following Transfer of Undertaking

A transfer of undertaking may take place either when there is an acquisition of shares or when there is a transfer of the business. To...

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Aviation Employment and Industrial Relations Law Tax in Malta
Jan 10, 2018

Qualifying Employment in Aviation (Personal Tax) Rules

Legal Notice 378 of 2017 has amended the Qualifying Employment in Aviation (Personal Tax) Rules which were originally promulgated in 2016, and amended by means...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
Dec 19, 2017

Additional Eight Hours of Vacation Leave

As proposed during the budget speech for the year 2018, the Organisation of Working Time Regulations have been amended to include an additional 8 hours...

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Buying Property in Malta and Gozo Real Estate
Dec 19, 2017

Acquisition of Immovable Property in Malta

The acquisition of immovable property in Malta may be restricted for some individuals, due to nationality and certain conditions. The Inland Revenue Department has drawn...

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Private Clients, Citizenship & Residence
Dec 06, 2017

Grant of Citizenship for Exceptional Services Regulations

By means of Legal Notice 335 of 2017, the Government of Malta has published the Grant of Citizenship for Exceptional Services Regulations. Through these Regulations...

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Financial Services Regulation Investment Services
Dec 04, 2017

MFSA Issue Discussion Paper on ICOs, Virtual Currencies and Related Service Providers

Following the issuance of a Consultation Document on the Proposed Regulation of Collective Investment Schemes Investing in virtual currencies, the Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”)...

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Data Protection
Oct 25, 2017

GVZH Advocates Organises GDPR Seminar

On the 10 October 2017, GVZH Advocates, in collaboration with the Malta Chamber of Advocates and the University of Malta, organised a seminar titled: “E-Commerce-...

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Financial Services Regulation Investment Services
Oct 24, 2017

MFSA issue Consultation Document on proposed regulation of Collective Investment Schemes investing in Virtual Currencies.

The Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”) has launched a consultation process on a proposed regulatory framework for collective investment schemes investing in virtual currencies. This...

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