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  • Energy Saving and Energy Service Companies (ESCOs)

    December 27th, 2016

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  • Simplified Procedures for the Establishment of Companies

    December 21st, 2016

    The first section of Law 4441/2016 (the “Law’), which was published quite recently in the Government Gazette, introduces inter alia simplified procedures for the establishment of companies of any legal form.
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  • Insurance Newsletter

    December 20th, 2016

    - Transposition of Solvency II Directive into Greek Law
    - Supreme Court on "claims-made" clauses
    - New minimum coverage limits in motor third-party liability with effect from 1-1-2017
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  • Equal Treatment in employment - New Legal Framework

    December 20th, 2016

    Law 4443/2016 has been enacted on 9.12.2016, implementing the Equal Treatment Directive 2000/43/EU and the General Framework Directive 2000/78/EU, which establishes a general framework for the protection of equal treatment in employment, in combination with Directive 2014/54/EU on the facilitation of the exercise of rights conferred on employees in the context of freedom of movement.

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  • Dealing with Big Data under the new EU General Data Protection Regulation

    December 20th, 2016

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  • The HCC introduces a settlement procedure for cartel investigations

    October 20th, 2016

    After the adoption of a Leniency Programme (2011) and a Commitments Procedure (2014), the recent introduction by the Hellenic Competition Commission of a Settlement procedure consummates the procedural modernisation of Greek competition law.
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  • The New RES Support Scheme

    October 06th, 2016

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  • Amendments in Laws 2190/1920, 3190/1955 and 4072/2012

    September 30th, 2016

    Amendments in Laws 2190/1920 (re Societe Anonymes – “SAs”), 3190/1955 (re Limited Liability Companies – “LLCs”) and 4072/2012 (Private Companies – “PCs”)
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  • The new Public Procurement Laws

    September 14th, 2016

    L. 4412 & 4413/2016
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  • The New EU Market Abuse Regulation

    September 13th, 2016

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  • Amendment of Code of Conduct on handling Non Performing Loans

    September 09th, 2016

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  • THE PRIVATIZATION MODEL FOR ADMIE S.A.

    July 25th, 2016

    (the Greek Independent Power Transmission Operator)
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  • Changing the NPL Regime and Releasing the Market

    June 30th, 2016

    The Amendments in Greek Law 4354/2015 on Non-Performing Loans
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  • Legislative suspension of salary increases to public servants categories

    June 27th, 2016

    In Greek
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  • E-Commerce and Consumer Protection – Online Dispute Resolution for Transactions via Electronic Means

    June 15th, 2016

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  • THE PRIVATIZATION MODEL FOR ADMIE S.A.

    May 20th, 2016

    THE PRIVATIZATION MODEL FOR ADMIE S.A.
    (the Greek Independent Power Transmission Operator)
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  • THE PROPOSED FEED-IN PREMIUM SCHEME FOR THE COMPENSATION OF RES PROJECTS

    May 17th, 2016

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  • Handling Non-Performing Loans

    May 06th, 2016

    The basic legal framework for handling Non-Performing Loans (“NPLs”) as provided for by Greek Law 4354/2015 on NPLs and by the Act of the Executive Committee of the Bank of Greece regulating the details for the operation and licensing of the NPLs’ management and transfer companies.
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  • Amendment to the restrictions on cash withdrawals and transfers of capital towards their relaxation

    March 18th, 2016

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  • Towards Eergy Union: The Commission Presents Sustainable Energy Security Package

    March 16th, 2016

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  • Obligation to submit statement of Assets

    March 10th, 2016

    Failing to submit or submitting a false statement of assets (L. 3213/2003) following the recent legislative amendments especially that of L. 4281/2014 as well as the consequences of the latter.
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  • Provisions of the new Greek Code of Civil Procedure

    February 03rd, 2016

    As of January 1st, 2016 the newly adopted provisions of the Greek Code of Civil Procedure, enacted through Law 4335/2015, shall apply.
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  • ANTITRUST Briefing – HCC 2015 Rundown

    February 03rd, 2016

    2015 was a busy year for the Hellenic Competition Commission (‘HCC’) and one which saw the conclusion of two, much expected, abuse of dominance cases involving the Greek subsidiaries of Heineken and P&G in the beer and the baby diapers market respectively. Overall, during the past year the HCC issued three infringement and two commitments decisions, and cleared nine Phase I and one Phase II mergers & acquisitions.
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  • Stronger data protection rules in Europe

    January 29th, 2016

    • Data Transfers outside the EU following the Schrems decision
    • The EU Data Protection law reform
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