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The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has issued a Public Statement recommending coordination of supervisory action with regards to issuers’ accounting for COVID-19-related rent concessions

ESMA has recently issued a Public Statement to promote coordinated action by National Competent Authorities (NCAs) in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic in relation to issuers’ obligations to publish periodic information that is drawn up in accordance with the relevant reporting framework.   In view of the difficulties of IFRS 16, ESMA expects that,

Congratulations to our new lawyers!

It is with immense pleasure and pride that we announce the successful performance of the firm’s candidates in the 2020 Cyprus Bar Examinations.  We are fortunate, as a firm, to attract those whom we believe to be the brightest and best to our lawyer trainee scheme.  Once again, despite experiencing training disruptions due to the

DAC6: Cyprus adopts EU Council’s deferral amendment

On 24 June 2020, the EU Council adopted an amendment to the Directive on Administrative Cooperation (DAC6), inserting Articles 27a and 27b. The effect of the amendment was to allow EU Member States an option to defer, by up to six months, the time limits for the filing and exchange of the reportable arrangements.  On

Immigration: ECtHR decision confirming the right of denial of entry to foreigners

Our associate, Ms. Ioanna Christodoulou, recently published an article in Fileleftheros Newspaper, addressing a recent decision of the European Court of Human Rights, in relation to immigration issues. In her article, Ioanna clarifies the circumstances under which a foreigner has the right to be recognized as a refugee and enjoy the relevant international protection. According

EBA publishes overview of public guarantee schemes issued in response to the Covid-19 pandemic

The European Banking Authority (EBA) recently published a list of the public guarantee schemes issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This publication, which complements the information included in the EBA Report on the implementation of selected COVID-19 policies, aims at providing transparency to the public on the existence of public guarantees.  It also responds

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Great work with all stakeholders including the government relations both in Cyprus and EU
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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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