Augusta Abogados participates in the IATA Legal Symposium, an event held from 19 to 21 February in New York, USA. This event was attended by Jaime Fernández and Sergi Giménez, partners of the firm who specialize in aviation law.
In the Official Gazette (“BOE”) of February 19, 2020, it has been published Royal Decree-Law 4/2020 of 18 February, repealing the objective dismissal for absences to work established in Section 52 d) of the Workers Statute Act. The aforementioned Royal Decree-Law enters into force the day after its publication in the BOE. That is, on February 20, 2020.
This Tuesday, February 18th, the annual meeting of L2B Aviation was held in New York, led by Sergi Giménez, partner of Augusta Abogados and current Chairman of the Executive Committee of the network. The meeting was attended by representatives from 18 countries from all over the world specialized in the aviation industry.
Mª Eugenia Gay, dean of the Barcelona Bar Association, visited the offices of Augusta Abogados, held a number of discussions with professionals of the firm and encouraged them to keep working to assure both the quality of their services as well as the values on which the profession is based.
On January 14th, Augusta Abogados attended the New Year’s reception organized by the German Chamber of Commerce for Spain. Alba Ródenas, lawyer and head of the German Desk of the firm, attended the event held in Barcelona, which brought together the main companies, institutions and organizations in the Spanish-German area.
Desde el 28 de diciembre de 2019 son efectivos los nuevos límites de responsabilidad del Convenio para la unificación de ciertas reglas para el Transporte Aéreo Internacional (Convenio de Montreal de 1999), tras completar la OACI el procedimiento de revisión establecido en el Artículo 24.
The candidacy led by Pau Ballvé Reyes for the executive committee of the Insolvency law group of the Barcelona Bar Association, which Sara Iglesias of Augusta Abogados formed a part, has won the elections that took place on 16th December 2019. Our principal goals are focus on working towards the improvement of professional practice. Expanding the training courses in current legal developments such as fresh start mechanism, European Insolvency Regulation and relevant judicial precedents, and improving the relationship between the various agencies involved in our practice.
Gabriel Jené, CEO of La Mallorquina and president of Barcelona Oberta, accompanied us in the last session of the year of Club Augusta. In his speech: El comercio tradicional ante los nuevos tiempos: nuevos hábitos de consumo y digitalización, he told us about the challenges of commerce in Barcelona in 2019.
Sara Iglesias López, from the restructuring and insolvency department of Augusta Abogados is one of the members of the candidacy led by Pau Ballvé Reyes to the executive committee of the Insolvency law group of the Barcelona Bar Association (ICAB). Elections are due to take place on 16th December 2019 from 11:00h to 17:00h at the institution headquarters. For more information, please use this link.
The Best Lawyers ranking has recognized, in its 12th Edition, six of the partners of AUGUSTA ABOGADOS, as Best Lawyer of the Year in Spain, within their respective areas.