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Agency/ distribution contracts goodwill indemnity – portuguese international public policy

November 7 2014 It is assumed that a judgment given by the Supreme Court of Justice on 23 October 2014 has put an end to the discussion about the goodwill indemnity…

Portuguese legal regime online sports betting and online gambling and gaming (“RJOG”)

June 26 2015 The legal regime regulating online gambling, gaming and sports betting will come into force on 28 June 2015. This law, in addition to allowing and…

A Lei Portuguesa e a Convenção de Viena de 1980

March 10 2016 Muito embora Portugal tenha participado nas reuniões dos trabalhos preparatórios da Convenção das Nações Unidas sobre os contratos de compra e venda…

Strikes affecting port of Lisbon

March 30 2016 Strikes are frequent in the port of Lisbon. The main point of tension is the legal guarantee for the exclusive use of a licensed (unionised) labour…

IBA Guidelines de 2014 sobre conflito de interesses na arbitragem internacional

February 12 2015 A IBA aprovou em 23 de Outubro de 2014 uma nova versão das Guidelines sobre Conflito de Interesses na Arbitragem Internacional, substituindo…

Joint and several liability of a foreign controlling company for unpaid employment entitlements to employees of a subsidiary in Portugal

November 29 2016 This firm is honored of having succeeded in an appeal adjudicated by the Portuguese Constitutional Court which is considered as an historical…

O Impacto do Brexit

October 17 2016 Estas notas referem-se apenas ao impacto, associado ao Brexit, de natureza jurdica Nos contratos. No se refere nem a questes…

TTIP (TAFTA) Dispute Resolution System: Arbitrators or Judges?

August 8 2016 The subject of this article is the current position of arbitration in the context of international dispute resolution mechanisms, namely vis--vis…

Comment to the Dispute Resolution System of the EU’s proposal of TTIP presented to the USA

July 1 2016 The topic of this panel is the current position of Arbitration in the context of international dispute resolution mechanisms, namely vis--vis the…

Ratification of Protocol

May 5 2016 Ratification of the 2002 Protocol to the 1974 Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea. Portugal ratified…