REOPENING OF THE IMMIGRATION OFFICES AFTER THE STATE OF ALARM

The reopening of the Foreigners' Immigration Offices is planned for 25 May, although capacity will be limited and an appointment must be made in advance. IMMIGRATION OFFICES AND CUSTOMER SERVICE Coinciding with the start of Phase 2 of the de-escalation of the confinement measures in Spain, the Immigration Offices will begin to open their facilities and will thus be able…

EXTENSION OF AIR TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS SANITARY CRISIS IN SPAIN

The members of the European Council agreed on 17 March 2020 to apply, for a period of 30 days, a temporary restriction on non-essential travel from third countries to the European Union and Schengen associated countries. The agreement was aimed at limiting the spread of the COVID-19 contagion. Spain applied this agreement by means of Order INT/270/2020, of 21 March,…
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The 3 main changes you can expect from immigration laws In Spain

COVID-19 is changing the world, and with it, the immigration laws countries in such as Spain. An opportunity for many looking for gate ways into Spain . Recently, the Ministry of Inclusion, Social Security and Migration intends to reform and modify the Immigration laws in order to make access to employment in Spain more flexible and to simplify the process…
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Current Status on EU COVID-19 Travel Restrictions

The members of the European Council agreed on March 17th, 2020 to apply, for a period of 30 days, a temporary restriction on non-essential travel from third countries to the European Union and Schengen associated countries. The agreement was aimed at limiting the spread of the COVID-19 contagion. Spain applied this agreement by means of the Order INT/270/2020, of March…
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A GUIDE TO DIVORCE OPTIONS IN SPAIN

Whenever a marriage comes to an end it also means the start of an economic relationship. At Lexidy Law Boutique, we know how unpleasant this process can be. This is why our team of experts in Matrimonial Law can advise you regarding the procedure to pursue in case you have decided to take this important step in your life or…
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Last will and testaments in Spain

At Lexidy Law Boutique, our lawyers specialised in inheritance matters would like to briefly explain the Spanish specialties and legal aspects of an inheritance, which must be taken into account whether you are an heir or the grantor of a will. IS IT REALLY NECESSARY TO MAKE A WILL? WHAT IF A RELATIVE DIES WITHOUT ANYTHING A LAST WILL OR…
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How to get an international divorce in Spain?

If you are married to a person of a different nationality and have decided to end your marriage, you need advice on which divorce procedure you should follow. Did you get married abroad? Are you and/or your spouse nationals of different countries? Do you need help, now that you are getting divorced? LEXIDY’S experts in Family Law are here to…

FAQ: Effects of the Coronavirus on Foreigners’ Procedures and Foreigners in Spain

Since last Monday 16 March, Spain has been in a state of alarm as a result of COVID-19, which has been extended until April 11th. The Government issued a Royal Decree by which a series of measures are taken to stop the spread of the virus. Due to the paralysis of the country, many administrations have cancelled their activity and…
State compensation obligations for Covid-19 control measures

STATE COMPENSATION MEASURES FOR COVID-19

During times of a viral out-break, as we are living today with coronavirus, the government takes measures to protect the public and to minimise the economic and sanitary consequences. When doing so, said measures can lead to damages to property or rights of individuals.  The patrimonial responsibility of the Administration is based on the fact that the individuals have the…
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ACCESS TO THE SPANISH HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

Given the current situation, it is clearer than ever how important it is for all citizens to have access to a quality health service. The Spanish Health Care System is open for Expats if they comply with the requirements. Taking advantage of the fact that Spain has the best public health service in Europe and the third best in the…