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CHRYSANTHOU MYLONA 10, MAGNUM HOUSE, 3030 LIMASSOL, CYPRUS
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Cyprus

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C

Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C is ‘efficient’ and head of team is the ‘very experiencedSoteris Pittas. Elizaveta Bokova is ‘commercial’ and Maria Pitta is ‘pragmatic’.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C

Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C is ‘very efficient at handling the Cypriot elements of cross-border proceedings’; the group is particularly active in representing clients in corporate and commercial litigation, including shareholder disputes and contentious commercial asset recovery work. Soteris Pittas has an ‘excellent court presence and stays on top of every detail’ and the ‘excellentNada Starovlah delivers ‘sound advice’.

Leading individuals

Soteris Pittas - Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C

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Cyprus

Offices in Limassol

Legal Developments by:
Soteris Pittas & Co L.L.C

  • Cyprus: Changes To The Inheritance Process Under European Succession Regulation 650/2012

    The growing importance of cross border successions within the European Union and the difficulties and complications resulting from the diversity of succession and private international law rules relating to succession, prompted the European Commission to examine the possibility of introducing a Regulation that would facilitate and streamline cross border successions.
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Legal Developments in Cyprus

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    Cyprus has reclaimed its status as a country with a developed and well-trusted economy, having overcome the challenges of recent years with a gross domestic product growth of 3.9% in 2018. There has been a noticeable rise in foreign investments in the local market, with an upswing in mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. 
  • THE VAT E-COMMERCE PACKAGE

    A. INTRODUCTION   The VAT E-commerce Package adopted by the Council on the 5th of December 2017 includes several changes that will be gradually implemented, some changes will be effective as from the 1st of January 2019 and the rest as from the 1st of January 2021.
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    Stelios Americanos & Co LLC, participated in WORLD SHIPPING LAW FORUM in Athens that has taken place on the 25th January 2019. The conference took place at N.J.V. Athens Plaza.
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  • Mergers and Reorganizations - An Overview

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  • Supporting local and international charitable organizations

    As one of the leading law firms in Cyprus, we are active promoters and supporters of local economic growth by sponsoring local events, applying environmental-friendly practices, minimizing our ecological impact, and most importantly, by raising money for local charities and non-profit organizations.
  • Stricter supervision in relation to the Scheme for Naturalisation of Investors in Cyprus by Exceptio

    Recently there were a lot of publications within the European Union expressing concerns about the allegedly very high number of Cypriot passports being given to foreign investors the last few years. The Council of Ministers has decided on 9th January 2018 with the decision with number 84.069, to impose a stricter supervision of all the parties involved in the Scheme for the naturalisation of non-Cypriot investors in Cyprus by exception.
  • 19% VAT on Plots

    In order to harmonize the  Acquis Communautaire on the Taxation of untapped and undeveloped plots of land, the Cyprus Government enacted, on 03/11/2017, relevant legislation for the imposition of 19% Value Added Tax (VAT) on these properties, with a date of enforcement being 02/01/2018. The relevant legislation refers to plots/pieces of land offered and/or provided for construction for economic purposes.
  • Unfair contract terms

    The Unfair Contract Terms Law 93(1)/1996 (the “Law”) as amended, implements the EU Directive  93/13/EEC  of 5 April 1993 regime into national law. The objective of the aforementioned legislation is the protection of consumers in the European Union from unfair terms and conditions which might be included in a standard contract for goods and services they purchase. It introduces the notion of ‘good faith’ to avoid any significant imbalance in mutual rights and obligations.