Brexit

The Impact of Brexit on Commercial Agreements

The Brexit has finally happened, but without any agreement its consequences are still unclears. How could you be prepared to the effect on trade relations between the UK and the EU State Members before the adoption of the future Brexit deal ? As an entrepreneur you must be aware of any scenarios such as: the significant increase of the cost…
Entrepreneurs Law: Processing Time

Spanish Entrepreneurs Law and Processing Time

Since the introduction of Law 14/2013 for Entrepreneurs, which regulates the application for a residency permit for Highly Qualified Professionals, Intracompany Transfers, Entrepreneurs, Investigators and Investors, many applications have been presented and resolved. With regard to this, we deem it necessary to clarify a specific feature of this procedure; the processing time, which the Entrepreneurs Law indeed regulates, but not…
SPANISH NATIONAL FOR UK CITIZENS

Spanish Nationality for UK Citizens

Yes! It is possible to get Spanish Nationality if you are a UK citizen! Since January 31st the United Kingdom is not a party of the European Union anymore. Until 31 December 2020 a transition period is in place in order to enable the UK and the European Union to adapt to this new situation. After that, it is not…
Visa

Business Activity Residence Permit Renewal

  After the expiration of the initial one year, it is necessary to apply for the Business Activity Residence Permit Renewal. The renewal is valid for two years, and has to be requested at the competent authority. In some autonomous communities, the application will have to be presented at the regional government authorities, and in some others, at the central…
Success Case in Company Displacement and Residence Permit for Employment in Spain

Company Displacement and Residence Permit for Employment in Spain

The client, in this case, is an international company dedicated to the assembling and construction of submarines for scientific, technical or recreational purposes. Here, we find a company based in the United States willing to open a branch to relocate the construction of maritime vessels to Barcelona. In order to do so, this company required very specific and qualified personnel,…
INVITATION LETTER TO ENTER SPAIN

Increase In Situations Where Spanish Nationality Is Granted

The new Coalition Government has announced its intention to enlarge the possibilities of obtainment of Spanish citizenship. Specifically, for the children and grandchildren of former Spanish citizens. These descendants will be able to obtain Spanish citizenship at any moment they want; moreover, their Spanish ascendants will not necessarily have to be Spanish of origin.  This is a noticeable change with…
Post Brexit

Post Brexit: Frequently Asked Questions

Since January 31st the United Kingdom is not a part of the European Union anymore. In a globalised world where worker exchanges and diversity are commonplace, Post Brexit creates a bewildering situation for many British people living in the European Union, and vice versa. What are the requirements to regularise the migration status in the country of residence? Will I…