Legal Blog

Monday, November 25, 2013

Even goede vrienden

Na de rechtszaak over schending van het relatiebeding via LinkedIn, volgde bijna als vanzelfsprekend een ontslag via Facebook. De kantonrechter in Arnhem heeft al in 2012 geoordeeld dat het plaatsen van beledigende uitlatingen over je werkgever op Facebook het einde van je arbeidsovereenkomst kan betekenen.

Read more Filed under: Labor Law by Annemarijke Bach Kolling.


Sunday, November 24, 2013

Orco Bank acquires loan portfolio MeesPierson

On 22 November 2013 Orco Bank acquired the loan portfolio of ABN AMRO Bank’s subsidiary MeesPierson in Curaçao. ABN AMRO decided earlier this year that for strategic reasons it would end its private banking business in Curaçao. 

Read more Filed under: Corporate by Dinesh Mishre.


Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Electronic Money Institutions in Aruba

The European Central Bank defines e-money as follows (a non-legal definition): “E-money can be defined as any amount of monetary value represented by a claim issued on a prepaid basis, stored in an electronic medium (for example, a card or computer) and accepted as a means of payment by undertakings other than the issuer, predominantly for small-value transactions (for example, the settlement of modest transactions over the Internet and of parking or telephone charges and payment for public transport services).” 

Read more Filed under: Finance by Karel Frielink.