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Caiado Guerreiro

RUA CASTILHO, Nº 39, 15º, 1250-068 LISBON, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 371 7000
Fax:
Fax +351 21 371 7001
Email:
Web:
www.caiadoguerreiro.com
Faro, Lisbon, Oporto

Portugal

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 5

Caiado Guerreiro

Caiado Guerreiro's team is ‘very efficient’ and ‘to-the-point’. It acts for an international portfolio of clients including Barclays, Banque Transatlantique Luxembourg and Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, and it handles payment guarantees, regulatory matters, mortgaged finance, financial leasing and NPLs. João Caiado Guerreiro and Joana Gomes dos Santos jointly head the team.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

Caiado Guerreiro is noted for its 'commercial understanding' and 'proximity' to clients; the team handles transactional, corporate and restructuring work and advised Dell on the Portuguese aspects of the sale of its IT services business. João Caiado Guerreiro and Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes jointly head the team.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

In a recent highlight, Caiado Guerreiro acted for Pharol in a $2bn damages claim against Oi that was settled out of court. The team handles a varied caseload of commercial and civil litigation and is noted for its international outlook. João Caiado Guerreiro and Sandra Ferreira Dias jointly head the team.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes heads the practice at Caiado Guerreiro, which advises on day-to-day competition and compliance matters, as well as restrictive practices and a variety of disputes. Clients include Fapricela, Cortefiel and Fénix Lusitana.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

The lawyers at Caiado Guerreiro ‘really advise what is best for the company’ and explain matters in ‘simple language’. Clients include Olympus, Cortefiel, Honeywell and Bosch, which the team assists with all employment matters. Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes heads the department, with support from Jorge Ribeiro Mendonça, who made partner in February 2019.

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Insolvency and restructuring
Insolvency and restructuring - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

Reliable’ and ‘consistent’, Caiado Guerreiro assisted a Bertelsmann Group company with its insolvency proceedings. It also handles credit recovery matters. Sandra Ferreira Dias is the name to note.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Caiado Guerreiro

The ‘excellent’ team at Caiado Guerreiro handles contentious and non-contentious work relating to patents, trade marks and copyright, with a particular focus on the life sciences sector; it represented Orchidées Constructions in a patent litigation case. Ricardo Costa Macedo is valued for his ‘accuracy, commitment and clarity’.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes heads the team at Caiado Guerreiro, which has a focus on technology and e-commerce matters. It continued to assist Cortefiel with developing its online store, including implementing fidelity cards and promotions, and with data protection matters.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro

Caiado Guerreiro's practice possesses strong wealth management expertise, and handles tax work related to transactions, planning and disputes. Tiago Caiado Guerreiro heads the team; Ana Castro Gonçalves impresses with ‘the ease with which she understands new, unusual subjects’.

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Transport
Transport - ranked: tier 3

Caiado Guerreiro

Caiado Guerreiro assisted Nayak Aircraft Services with establishing its operations in Portugal, and rendered general advice to Marina Estrella. João Caiado Guerreiro and Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes jointly head the team.

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Portugal

Offices in Lisbon, Oporto, and Faro

Legal Developments by:
Caiado Guerreiro

  • Newsletter June 2010

    NEW RULES ALLOW PORTUGUESE COMPANIES TO BECOME MORE COMPETITIVE - . - SAME-GENDER MARRIAGE  - . - AMENDMENT TO THE SYSTEM OF MEDICINE PARTIALLY SUPPORTED BY THE STATE - . - EDP RENOVÁVEIS IS SET ON SOLAR ENERGY IN THE US - . - ABBOTT WITH HIGH INVESTMENTS IN INDIA - . - ANGOLA RECEIVES CLASSIFICATION BY INTERNATIONAL RATING AGENCIES - . - FCGUERREIRO LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
    - Franco Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

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  • MOZAMBIQUE | VAT CODE AMENDED

    Law no. 13/2016, of 30 December 2016, which amended and republished the Mozambican VAT Code, was recently rectified by a Notice, dated June 8th.
  • ARTICLE 29 WORKING PARTY GUIDELINES ON THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION

    In order to clarify some of the new obligations stemming from the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which will apply as of 25th May 2018, the Article 29 Working Party (“WP29”) – the independent European consulting body for data protection issues – recently issued its “Guidance on Data Protection Impact Assessment (“DPIA”)”. This document will be available for public consultation until 23rd May, 2017.
  • CNPD APPROVES 10 MEASURES TO PREPARE FOR THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION

    On 28th January, 2017, the Portuguese Data Protection Authority (Comissão Nacional de Proteção de Dados/CNPD) published a document establishing 10 measures for entities to prepare for the application of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).
  • ANGOLA | NEW REGULATION ON THE LICENSING OF ESTABLISHMENTS AND OF COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY

    Presidential Decree no. 193/17, which approves the Regulation on the Licensing of Establishments and of Commercial Activity and Market Services (“Regulation”), was published on 22 August. The Regulation, which will enter into force on 21 October (60 days after its publication), establishes the conditions and procedures governing the licensing of commercial activities and market services, as well as the licensing of the respective establishments, revoking Presidential Decree no. 288/10, of 30 November (Regulation on the Licensing of Commercial Activity and the Provision of Market Services), as well as all prior regulations on the matter contrary to the provisions of the new Regulation.
  • MOZAMBIQUE | PETROLEUM PRODUCTS SUPPLY

    Ministerial Statute 50/2017, of 11 July 2017, sets forth the measures approved by the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy to streamline petroleum products’ import into and supply to the country and ensure fuel supply safety, regularity and quality. The newly approved measures obviously have a direct impact on distributors, but also affect suppliers, IMOPETRO, commercial banks operating in-country and the Banco de Moçambique (“BdM”).
  • Mozambique VAT Code Amended

    Law no. 13/2016, of 30 December 2016, which amended and republished the Mozambican VAT Code, was recently rectified by a Notice, dated June 8th.
  • COMPANIES CODE AMENDED

    Decree-Law 79/2017, of 30 June 2017, was published last Friday and amends both the Insolvency and Corporate Recovery Code and the Companies Code, in order to implement the goals of the “Programa Capitalizar” approved by Council of Ministers Resolution 42/2016, of 18 August 2016
  • ANGOLA | SIGNIFICANT AMENDMENTS TO REGULATIONS ON THE PERFORMANCE OF A PROFESSIONAL

    Please be aware that a new Presidential Decree has been published on 24th of April (Presidential Decree 79/17 of 24 April) which, among others, introduces the following significant amendments to former Presidential decree 43/17 of 6 March (regulations on the performance of a professional activity by nonresident foreign employees ):
  • PROHIBITION ON ISSUE OF BEARER SHARES

    Bearer securities have been prohibited under Law 15/2017, of May 3, 2017, published today. The Companies Code and the Securities Code have been amended in order to implement this measure.
  • ANGOLA | NEW REGULATIONS ON THE PERFORMANCE OF A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY BY NON-RESIDENT

    Presidential Decree 43/17, of 6 March 2017 (“DP 43/17”) just enacted new regulations on the performance of a professional activity by non-resident foreign workers, repealing former Decrees 5/95, of 7 April 1995 and 6/01, of 19 January 2001.