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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 & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados stands out for its international client portfolio including Allied Irish Banks, Banque Transatlantique Luxembourg and Mercedes-Benz Financial Services. It assisted Instantor, which provides online identification and financial data reports, with questions regarding the revised Payment Service Directive. João Caiado Guerreiro is the key name.

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

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados’ ‘very reliable’ team mainly handles reorganisations and transactions. João Caiado Guerreiro, who has ‘a practical approach to problems’, Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes and the ‘very professionalTânia Pinheiro advised Baker Tilly on the reorganisation of its Portuguese groups.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados’ seven-strong group acts for an impressive portfolio of national and international clients in litigation and arbitration. It represented Fénix Lusitana in a dispute with a former distributor. ‘Excellent negotiator’ João Caiado Guerreiro and Sandra Ferreira Dias are recommended.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados acted for industry group Fapricela in appeals against a €10m fine in a cartel proceeding. Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes heads the practice, which is increasingly active in compliance matters.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados provides ‘thorough and accurate’ advice, for example to Olympus on hiring employees, terminating employment agreements and reviewing remuneration structures. Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes is the name to note. Associate Maria Leonor Piconez left for VdA Vieira de Almeida in July 2017.

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Insolvency and restructuring
Insolvency and restructuring - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

With particular expertise in credit recovery, Caiado Guerreiro & Associados assisted Iseki, current creditor of agricultural machines manufacturer TP Dois, on the latter’s insolvency proceedings. Tânia Pinheiro and Sandra Ferreira Dias are recommended.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

The ‘attentive, diligent’ team at Caiado Guerreiro & Associados provides ‘quick and efficient’ advice. Contentious work included representing Fénix Lusitana in a trade mark infringement case. Ricardo Costa Macedo is ‘very accurate, committed and clear’.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Led by the ‘very goodRicardo Rodrigues Lopes, Caiado Guerreiro & Associados’ team provides ‘prompt responses’. Highlights included advising Cortefiel on data protection and privacy matters in connection with developing an online store.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados assisted investment manager Orthogon Partners with its transfer pricing report, and represented Imócompletissimo in litigation challenging the Portuguese Tax Authority’s corporate income tax correction. Tiago Caiado Guerreiro is the key name.

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Transport
Transport - ranked: tier 3

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados

Caiado Guerreiro & Associados advised Holland America Line on the death of vessel crew members; it also counts United Airlines, Chevalier Floatels and Nayak Aircraft Services as clients. Ricardo Rodrigues Lopes is recommended.

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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.