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,…

How to Avoid Bankruptcy During and After Covid-19

Because of the current Coronavirus crisis and the various measures implemented by the governments, many businesses see their viability affected since they had to stop their economic activity while continuing to be subject to expenses.  In light of this development, it is a logical consequence that once the confinement in Spain is lifted and the courts proceed to open, there…

The time has come for a New Law Vision

Self-Employment benefits

The Self-Employment benefits you should be aware of during the Covid19 crisis

Are you aware of your Self-employment benefits? Knowledge is power. As a consequence of the expansion of the Covid19 and the state of alarm decreed on March 14th, the Government has published a Royal Decree-Law through which a number of urgent extraordinary measures are established to confront the economic and social impact of this disease. Freelancers have been hit especially…
Corona virus FAQ

FAQ: What are the Consequences of Coronavirus?

At Lexidy Law Boutique we are continuously monitoring and responding to this outbreak. This Coronavirus FAQ will be updated as more is known about how it is affecting people worldwide. For more information, check back regularly on Lexidy Law Boutique coronavirus pages. https://www.lexidy.com/covid-19-legal-advice-in-spain/ FAQ Coronavirus Consequences: Q: How can I pay the rent if I do not have any income? A:…

Coronavirus’ influence on the proper functioning of courts and tribunals

In view of the current serious health emergency and in order to deal with the pandemic caused by the coronavirus and the corresponding illness, COVID-19, the Spanish Government has declared, by means of Royal Decree 463/2020, a state of alarm throughout the national territory for a period of fifteen calendar days, a period which will certainly be extended in the…

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…
STATE OF ALARM IN SPAIN

SPAIN DURING THE STATE OF ALARM: A SUMMARY FOR EXPATS

As you may know, the Coronavirus has spread around the world during the last weeks and some countries have proceeded to take measures to try to contain the epidemic and thus prevent more people from getting infected and sick. Spain, like other European Union countries, has taken steps to protect the Spanish population. WHAT MEASURES HAVE BEEN TAKEN BY THE…
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…