Articles


Financial Services Regulation
May 23, 2017

The International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech 2017 | ICLG

GVZH Advocates’ contribution to the 2017 International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech Law in Malta. Contributors: Dr. Andrew Zammit & Dr. Michael Grech.  Read the full...

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iGaming Law
May 18, 2017

The Gambling Law Review: Malta

GVZH Advocates’ contribution to the Gambling Law Review 2017 Authors: Andrew J Zammit, Martina Borg Stevens, Nicole Attard and Yasmine Aquilina¹ Overview Definitions Maltese law...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law
May 08, 2017

When paid leave and sick leave collide

Author: Avvocato Angela Bruno & Ms. Yasmine Aquilina As stated by the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”), the right of employees to paid annual leave...

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Cyber Security Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT)
Mar 28, 2017

Data Security & Cybercrime

The following is a Lexology Q&A report compiled by Dr. Andrew Zammit, Dr. Nicole Attard and Dr. Yasmine Aquilina dealing with “Data Security and Cybercrime”. GVZH is the...

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iGaming Law
Feb 08, 2017

Licence to Skill – An Outline of Malta’s Regulation of Skill Games

Authors: Dr. Andrew J. Zammit & Martina Borg Stevens Gambling, from a legal and policy perspective, has been consistently defined by reference to the constitutive...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law The Employment Contract
Jan 27, 2017

Employment Contracts Conducted Electronically

Authors: Avv. Angela Bruno, Nicola Fenech Conti & Yasmine Aquilina Legal Background In this digital age, there is an increased reliance on the internet as a means...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Litigation & Arbitration
Dec 07, 2016

Company Law – The derivative action as contemplated in the case L-Arkitett Raymond Vassallo Et vs Anthony Trigona Parlato Et, Court of Appeal 30/09/2016 – Case 716/11 AF

Author: Jonathan Demaria The Court of Appeal gave a landmark judgment on the 30th September 2016 concerning a particular legal action, commonly known as the...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
Nov 24, 2016

GAPSME: General Accounting Principles for Small and Medium Enterprises

The EU Single Accounting Directive 2013/34/EU, which repealed the 4th and 7th Accounting Directives on Individual and Consolidated Accounts, introduced a simplified procedure for financial...

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Data Protection & Privacy Issues in the Context of an Employment Relationship
Nov 11, 2016

FRAUD AND INVESTIGATIONS AT THE WORKPLACE

Legislative Framework Monitoring of employees at the workplace is not specifically regulated by Maltese Law. In this respect, one  must refer to the Data Protection...

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