Articles


Tax in Malta
Jul 18, 2019

Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules, 2019

On 31 May 2019, Malta published the “Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules”. The rules will come into force as from year of assessment 2020 and...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
Jun 27, 2019

Up for a gig? The risks of worker misclassification in the “gig economy”

Author: Dr. Ann Bubeja Several “gig economy” business models have sprung up in Malta over the past few years. Cab-hailing services, outsourcing platforms and courier...

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Competition / Antitrust Regulation
Jun 27, 2019

Pharma no longer under the Competition radar

Author: Dr. Gayle Kimberley The use of competition law to regulate the pharmaceutical industry is beginning to see a new impetus. While traditionally competition authorities...

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Financial Services & Fintech
Mar 27, 2019

The International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech 2019 | ICLG

GVZH Advocates’ contribution to the 2019 International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech Law in Malta. Contributors: Dr. Andrew Zammit & Dr. Kurt Hyzler.  The Fintech Landscape...

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Litigation & Arbitration
Feb 20, 2019

Litigation in Malta: Enforcement of foreign judgments

The following is a Lexology Q&A report compiled by Dr. Karl Briffa and Dr. Carina Vassallo. GVZH is the exclusive contributor for Malta for this area. General framework Domestic law...

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Collective Investment Schemes (CIS) | Malta Investment Funds
Jan 08, 2019

Private Equity in Malta – Q&As

The following article is an InHouseLawyer Q&A report compiled by Dr. Andrew J Zammit dealing with Private Equity in Malta. GVZH Advocates is the exclusive contributor for Malta for this...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
Dec 05, 2018

Protecting Business Interests Following Termination of Employees

Authors: Dr. Ann Bugeja, Mr. Aleandro Mifsud and Ms. Francesca Hili In today’s world, one of a businesses’ most valuable asset would be its know-how, client...

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Banking & Finance
Oct 23, 2018

A Blockchain Reaction

This article was written for Legal500 – The Inhouse Lawyer as a Hot Topic on Fintech. Author: Dr. Andrew J. Zammit Malta’s proactive approach towards...

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Banking & Finance
Sep 19, 2018

Fintech in Malta – Q&As

Authors: Dr. Andrew J. Zammit, Dr. Kurt Hyzler and Mr. Josef Cardona Payments What are the sources of payments law in your jurisdiction? In terms...

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