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Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Tax Information Exchange Agreements (TIEA) and the Netherlands Antilles

In today’s world the ‘exchange of information’ is considered an important topic worldwide, appearing in many different areas, in local and international political discussions, international agreements including the process of implementation of these agreements, and in amendments of local laws and existing treaties. (Mainly as a follow-up to the recommendations and designated directions of the OECD).

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Tuesday, June 08, 2010

The Managing Director under the Articles of Incorporation

The Managing Director (‘bestuurder’) under the articles of incorporation is a somewhat unique figure in the labor law of the Netherlands Antilles due to the fact that he enjoys considerably less protection from a labor law perspective than a regular employee. In other words an employer can more easily dismiss a managing director than an employee. An employer does not, for example, require prior approval from the Directorate of Labor Affairs to terminate the employment contract of a managing director. It goes without saying, that the agreed period of notice between the parties must be respected.

Read more Filed under: CorporateDispute Resolution by William ten Veen. (0) Comments