Articles


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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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Creation of Bespoke Trust Structures
Aug 30, 2018

Challenges, Success and Succession of Family Businesses in Malta

Authors: Dr Andrew J Zammit and Dr. Yasmine Aquilina Family businesses unquestionably form the backbone of the Maltese economy. From small family-owned retail outlets to...

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Asset Management Banking & Finance Financial Services Regulation
Jun 15, 2018

A holistic approach to regulating cryptocurrencies and virtual financial assets in Malta

Malta’s Parliament has recently approved three bills surrounding blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. These bills were presented by the government in order to instil legal certainty...

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Banking & Finance
Apr 18, 2018

Virtual Currencies & ICOs in Malta – State of Play

It is fair to say that virtual currencies (“VC”) and initial coin offerings (ICOs) have been all the rage in 2017 and, while many of...

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Cyber Security Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT)
Apr 13, 2018

Lexology 2018 Q&A Report on Data Security & Cybercrime in Malta

The following is a Lexology Q&A report compiled by Dr. Andrew Zammit and Dr. Nicole Attard dealing with “Data Security and Cybercrime”. GVZH is the exclusive contributor for Malta for...

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