ENISA

DOES YOUR INNOVATIVE BUSINESS NEED FUNDING? THE ENISA FINANCING LINE

If you have a small or medium sized Spanish company (SME) or start-up with innovation or transformative growth projects and you need financing to develop your project, you can apply for a line of financing from the public business organisation ENISA (Empresa Nacional de Innovación Sociedad Anónima). The financial product of ENISA is the equity loan, aimed especially at entrepreneurs…
lexidy law

Why Lexidy Law Boutique is the best partner for your start up needs

Lexidy Law Boutique is a young and dynamic law firm specialised in advising foreigners and locals with international interests on their projects to be carried out in Spain, mainly in the following areas: Lexidy Immigration Law Our team of immigration lawyers assists clients with all matters regarding the application of residence and work permits for all those foreigners who wish…

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…

Covid 19 – What to do with my business: The dormant company

As a result of the current situation caused by the sudden outbreak of COVID-19 in Spain and the publication of Royal Decree 463/2020 of 14 March by the Spanish Government to reduce its effects, there are many questions left in the air regarding the economic sustainability of SMEs and the self-employed and how to alleviate the negative effects on their…

COVID-19: DISSOLUTION AND LIQUIDATION OF COMPANIES

Following the enactment of Royal Decree Law 7/2020 of 12 March, which supports urgent measures to respond to the economic impact of COVID-19 and Royal Decree 463/2020 of 14 March, many small businesses have been forced to stop their activity at 100%. This post will give some guidelines on how to dissolve and liquidate a company. Carrying out this process…
Pay rent

I cannot pay my rent anymore, what can I do?

A Guide on the new measures regarding rental contracts and mortgages from March 31st 2020 The Spanish government, aware of the economic repercussions of the current health crisis, has decided to approve a package of measures to relieve those citizens who are having difficulties to pay their rent. These measures will come into force in a few days. How does…

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…
Health Care System

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…
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…