Singapore, June 7, 2023. Morgan & Morgan participated as one of the main sponsors of the International Maritime Law Seminar (IMLS), an annual event focused on current key issues in the global maritime economy and the development of international maritime law. Mr. Francisco Linares, partner in the Shipping and Admiralty Litigation Department of Morgan &
Panama, May 23, 2023. Partner Kharla Aizpurua Olmos contributed to the Panama chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) – Lending & Secured Finance 2023 – a guide to lending and secured finance laws and regulations in 33 jurisdictions. Panama chapter covers common issues including guarantees, collateral security, financial assistance, syndicated lending, and LIBOR placement. The chapter is
Panama, May 16, 2023. MMG Trust (Belize-Bahamas-BVI) had an outstanding participation as a sponsor of the STEP Caribbean Conference 2023, “Intrapreneurship – driving change in an uncertain world,” held in Panama City from May 10 to 12. The event brought together professionals from the Caribbean and Central America region experienced in the trust and corporate
Panama, April 27, 2023. Partner José Rafael Reyes contributed to the Panama chapter of Bloomberg Tax´s Country Guides – a guide to corporate taxes in more than 200 jurisdictions. The publication provides detailed summaries to give a non-resident business an understanding of its tax liability and permit it to manage some compliance elements. Country Guides covers corporate taxes, personal taxes,
Panama, April 15, 2023. Allen Candanedo and Maria Eugenia Brenes, attorneys in the Intellectual Property Department of the firm, have been featured in the 2023 edition of the ranking table World Trademark Review 1000 – The World´s Leading Trademark Professionals – a unique guide that identifies the top trademark professionals in key jurisdictions around the
The Ministry of Labor updates and introduces new modifications to the Labor Immigration regulations in Panama (Executive Decree No. 6 of April 13, 2023).
Executive Decree No. 6 of April 13, 2023 (hereinafter the “Decree”) that regulates Labor Immigration and subrogates Executive Decree No. 4 of March 2, 2023, therefore replacing it entirely, with the objective of regulating Labor Immigration and repeal all regulations relating to work permits in Panama. MOST RELEVANT CHANGES AND ADDITIONS: A. Classification of Work Permits: The
Panama, April 7, 2023. The Corporate Reputation Business Monitor (MERCO), a benchmark monitor for Ibero-America, announced the ranking of the 100 most ESG-responsible companies in Panama in 2022. We proudly announce that Morgan & Morgan has consolidated its position as #1 in the Legal Sector. By category, Morgan & Morgan ranks the following positions: (E) Environment: #13 (S) Internal,
Panama, February 27, 2023. For the fifth consecutive year, the Corporate Reputation Business Monitor (MERCO), a reference monitor for Ibero-America, presented the rankings of 100 companies and the 100 leaders with the best reputation in Panama. We are pleased to announce that Morgan & Morgan remains the only law firm in this important ranking, consolidating itself
Panama, February 11, 2023. For ten consecutive years, Morgan & Morgan has received the “Leading Lights” recognition in Latin America for the firm´s Pro Bono program. In Panama, only Morgan & Morgan achieved this status, sharing honors with leading regional firms. This distinction is granted annually by Latin Lawyer, who, together with the Cyrus R.
The General Directorate of Multinational Companies headquarters announced the beginning of work permit applications for Dependents of SEM Executives.
The General Directorate of Multinational Companies Headquarters through the Communication Note No. 1 of January 12, 2023, indicated that as from this year 2023, the Ministry of Labor (hereinafter “MITRADEL” for its acronym in Spanish) will begin to receive work permit applications for dependents of SEM executives, in accordance with the provisions of the law and open