June 2011

Welcome to the June Iberian Lawyer email alert,

bringing insight and analysis for lawyers who advise international business interests in Spain and Portugal as well as the increasingly global interests of Iberian businesses around the world.

Scott Appleton
Iberian Lawyer 


CaixaBank, Bankia and Banca Cívica listings set to test market appetite
This summer will prove a significant test of confidence in Spain’s capital markets and particularly the restructuring of the country’s financial sector 
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State and corporate fundraising powered by energy asset sales
Spanish and Spanish and Portuguese Governments are generating revenue from the energy sector as companies themselves look to Latin America to fuel new growth.
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Agenda Africa: investing in Angola 2011
Join some of the world’s leading advisers on Angola for an interactive debate on the opportunities and challenges ahead.

When: July 19th, 2011

Where: London


Participation is by invitation only. Book your place before July 13th to obtain the early-bird discount.

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Madrid Annual Report 2011: Unlocking the practice puzzle
The Madrid legal market is a barometer of the Spanish economy. If the country does well so do the capital’s law firms. Spain may be in many senses federal but the Capital remains the focus of much of the country’s corporate, finance and commercial activity. The city’s law firms are therefore acutely aware of the prevailing economic challenges and looking to adjust their operations accordingly.
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Client view

Hospital Clínic de Barcelona: Adding value by delegation
The cutting-edge medical research undertaken by the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona is matched by the innovative approaches being taken to managing its legal issues.
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Legal updates
By Joaquim Pedro Lampreia

Vieira de Almeida

Corporate compliance in Spain: is it indeed required?
Taxation of bonuses and Portugal’s Constitutional Court: In the wake of the financial crisis of 2007-2008, the Portuguese Government introduced…
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EU & Competition P25_Ricardo-Oliveira
By Ricardo Oliveira

Using expert witnesses more efficiently
The “troika” and competition law: The Memorandum of Understanding entered into between the Portuguese State and the International Monetary…

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Latest jobs
INTERNATIONAL LEGAL CONSULTANT: Cosentino is looking to recruit a lawyer with 5 to 9 years´ experience in corporate law, preferably with an MBA or an LLM. A high level of English is a must. Full details

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