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Doing business in Portugal - a legal and tax perspective
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • Portugal
  • October 9 2015

Portugal is attractive for foreign investment, not only because of its domestic market but also because of its privileged geo-strategic position

Joint tenancy: what happens when a joint tenant’s interest becomes part of the bankruptcy estate?
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • October 7 2015

A chapter 7 trustee proposed to sell real and personal property that was owned by the chapter 7 debtors as joint tenants with parents of one of the

A shift in the balance?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2015

On 14 September 2015, judgment was handed down in the case of Re SSRL Realisations Limited (In Administration), in which a landlord was granted

When is a commercial Landlord’s consent to a lease assignment or sublease required?
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • October 1 2015

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court sheds light on when a commercial landlord is required to give consent to an assignment of lease or

Property surrender: surrender means surrender really
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2015

Individual chapter 7 debtors filed a statement of intention electing to surrender their real estate. The mortgagee contended that they had failed to

Mistaken discharge of land mortgages and rectification at the land registry can a discharged mortgage secure a subsequent advance?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

Mistaken discharge of land mortgages and rectification at the Land Registry - can a discharged mortgage secure a subsequent advance? It is

Broker commissions: technical requirements trump equitable considerations
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2015

A real estate broker sought allowance of an administrative expense claim for his commission in connection with a sale of real estate. The debtor and

Soluble problem
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 15 2015

A number of headlines following a recent high-profile professional negligence case suggest that there is no duty on a purchaser's conveyancer to

High Court rules receivers not validly appointed
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • September 10 2015

The High Court recently determined the extent to which a secured creditor must comply strictly with the formalities set out in a security instrument

Strong arm powers: does sovereign immunity trump a claim based on state law?
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2015

Kohut vThe debtor made property tax payments on behalf of several real estate projects. The chapter 7 trustee sought to recover those payments from