beneficial ownership

Central Ultimate Beneficial Owner Register is fully operative

The application of the Central Ultimate Beneficial Owner (“UBO”) Register became fully operative as an electronic system linked to the Tax Identif...

Employees’ participation in the company – Incentives in a Société Anonyme and a Private Company

Published on forin.gr Is it possible for a company to be cost-effective and at the same time to offer a healthy and competitive working environment, ...

Investment guide: “Doing Business in Greece”

We are pleased to announce that we had the honor of being a contributing author to the investment guide titled as “Doing Business in Greece”, rele...

Employer’s liability towards the contractor’s / subcontractor’s employees following Law 4554/2018

It has been observed that the assignment of specialized, demanding or urgent tasks to various outsourced providers (contractors) has taken on large di...

Litigation & Dispute Resolution 2019

We are pleased to announce that our lawyers Vasilis Ikonomidis and Georgia Patili have recently contributed the Greek chapter to the latest edition of...

The legal framework on the cultivation of medical cannabis in Greece

 It is now possible to produce medicinal cannabis products in Greece by virtue of the recent Law 4523/2018 (Government Gazette A 41/07.03.2018). Pres...

The Continuous taxation of real estate

(speech at the 5th Athens Law Forum on Taxation, published at forin.gr)   Ι. It is a fact that the relatively low real estate tax rate that was ...

Recent changes in commercial companies & simplification – acceleration – digitization of incorporation procedures

(Published on forin.gr) In 2018 major changes took place for commercial companies (mainly for SAs and LTDs) and in corporate law in general. The purp...

The legal nature and protection of domain names

(published on BussinessNews.gr) Have you recently noticed any relevance between your company’s domain name and another in national or internati...

Issues οf Ε-mail monitoring at the workplace

(Published on BusinessNews.gr) ISSUES CONCERNING THE MONITORING OF ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS (E-mails) AT THE WORK PLACE This article examines the is...

The new General Regulation on Data Protection (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”)

(Published on BussinessNews.gr) Ι. Preamble Directive 95/46/EC1, which is the main legal instrument for data protection in the European Union, has f...

Real Estate in Greece and Tax issues

(published on BussinessNews.gr and FortuneGreece.com) I. OWNERS OF REAL ESTATE Owners of real estate in Greece can be divided in two main categories...

Employee Leasing

(Published on Fortunegreece.com and BussinessNews.gr) Employee Leasing Ι.  Introduction Under an employment contract, employees have an obligation ...

Tax treatment of non-capital contributions in private companies

Tax treatment of non-capital contributions in private companies One wonders if non-capital contributions from a natural person as a member of a Privat...

The obligation to submit tax declaration of property status

Η υποχρέωση υποβολής δήλωσης περιουσιακής κατάστασης Ο Νόμος 3213/2003, όπως τροποποι...