Monthly Archives: November 2020

A battle worth fighting on legal grounds

The Cyprus Mail recently published an  article by the Head of our Brussels office, Mr. Nikos Korogiannakis.  In his article Mr. Korogiannakis explores the legal and institutional arguments concerning ownership of the right, within the EU, to award passports to a foreign national. Link

Elias Neocleous & Co. LLC Advises Pepperstone On Its CySEC Authorization As CIF

During 2020, our firm advised our valued client, Pepperstone Group Limited, an Australian-authorised investment firm, in the establishment, authorization process of its Cyprus subsidiary, Pepperstone EU Limited. Working alongside Pepperstone executives, Michael Pelosi (Legal Counsel), Dimitris Papoutsis(Legal Counsel), Rafaella Michael (Associate) and Ioannis Sidiropoulos (Associate) comprised the Financial Services and Regulation team providing Cyprus regulatory

European Commission (the ‘EC’) steps up the fight against trade barriers and violations of sustainable trade commitments.

The EC has recently taken two significant actions which underscore the commitment of the European Union (the ‘EU’) to tackling the barriers facing European companies which seek to do business around the world: In July, the first ever Chief Trade Enforcement Officer (‘CTEO’) was appointed and, In November a new ‘Single Entry Point’ (‘SEP”) complaints

Protecting the estate of an incapable person

ON October 6, 2020 the Supreme Court of Cyprus upheld a decision of the District Court of Larnaca where the spouse of an incapable person was dismissed as administrator of the estate and other affairs of the latter. Following a petition by the sister of the incapable person, who became quadriplegic following an accident, the


To the point, very helpful and complement advice. Was always aiming to get it done in an efficient and timely manner. Delivered results despite some obstacles in between.
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We have been assisted by Elias Neocleous in the context of capital markets transaction. Mr Demetris Roti was the partner in charge of the matter. We were very satisfied by the work of Mr Roti and his team as well as their ability to work towards tight deadlines
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Great work with all stakeholders including the government relations both in Cyprus and EU
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Very  responsive and provided excellent guidance on issues of Cyprus law relevant in the transaction on which they represented us.
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They're transparent and amenable with a clear knowledge of the local market and how to navigate it.
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