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Malta Implements the Trade Secrets Directive

On the 14th May 2019, the Trade Secrets Act, 2018 (“the Act”) came into force.  This Act transposes Directive (EU) 2016/943 on the protection of undisclosed know-how and business information (trade secrets) against their unlawful acquisition, use and...

The MFSA published Guidance Notes on Cybersecurity

We live in an increasingly data rich society where information is more accessible and shared than ever before. However, at the same time, the need for this information to be protected from misappropriation is vital. Advances in technology mean that...

Shareholders Rights & Directors’ Liabilities

Shareholders’ recourse against company director restricted – remedy available only while company is still in operationThe court restricted a director’s liability in a recent judgement in which plaintiffs invoked unfair prejudice in terms of Article 402 (1)...

IURIS reaches out to Portuguese & Spanish nationals

IURIS is proud to announce the launch of its new Iberian Desk bringing a new dimension to the firm, thanks to its recent collaboration with consultant João Paulo Teixeira de Matos.Iberian Desk at IURISThe Iuris Iberian Desk addresses the needs of Iberian...

A toothless Competition Office ?

Legal changes presented in 2018 and aiming to regulate the Competition Office in Malta, which falls under the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority (MCCAA), following the landmark judgement in 2016 instituted by the Federation of Estate Agents...