Articles


Litigation & Arbitration Shipping Yachting
Jan 18, 2021

Protecting a Vessel’s Creditors: Precautionary Measures Prohibiting Dealings and Transfers

Authors: Jonathan De Maria, Katrina Abela, Nina Fauser & Krista Refalo Article 37 of the Merchant Shipping Act (Chapter 234 of the Laws of Malta)...

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Aviation
Jan 14, 2021

Brexit Trade and Cooperation Agreement – The Impact on Aviation

Authors: Katrina Abela & Aleandro Mifsud Following years of ambiguity and fractious negotiations, it was finally announced that on a Christmas Eve like no other,...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
Jan 14, 2021

Revival of Defunct Companies

Authors: Gianluca Falzon & Nina Fauser During the first half of 2020, around 10,000 defunct companies were struck off the Malta Business Registry (‘MBR’), in...

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Banking & Finance
Jan 13, 2021

Malta’s NFDI Screening Office Act is Out

On the 18th of December 2020, Malta’s National Foreign Direct Investment Screening Office Act (the ‘NFDISO Act’) was published, which came into force on the...

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Get European Funding For Your Business
Dec 11, 2020

Unmanned Flights in the European Skies: Reform of the EU Regulatory Framework for Drones

Authors: Gayle Kimberley, Jackie Mallia & Nina Fauser The use of drones has become quite widespread and nowadays. There are various ideas and applications of...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
Nov 23, 2020

Restructuring of the MFSA Loan Funds Regime

Mindful of the fact that certain businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to gain access to capital through traditional lending sources, on the 10th of...

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Intellectual Property
Nov 11, 2020

BREXIT and its impact on your EU Trademarks

Authors: Nicole Sciberras Debono & Nina Fauser We would also like to thank Maya Spiteri Dalli for her contribution to this article. The United Kingdom’s...

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Aviation
Oct 26, 2020

The Interpretation of ‘extraordinary circumstance’ in Air Passenger Rights in recent CJEU case-law

We would like to thank Maya Spiteri Dalli for her contribution to this article. Flight cancellations and delays are not a novel concept. Luckily, the...

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Banking & Finance Tax in Malta
Oct 21, 2020

Malta Budget 2021 Snippets: How will you Benefit?

The Minister for Finance and Financial Services presented the Budget 2021 on 19th October 2020 in the House of Representatives of Malta. With the theme...

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