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Thursday, June 18, 2015

Wij zoeken een ambitieuze advocaat - stagiaire voor onze algemene praktijk!

Wij zoeken een ambitieuze advocaat - stagiaire voor onze algemene praktijk!

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Law Firms Quality Rankings 2013

WILLEMSTAD - Each spring the international legal publisher Chambers & Partners presents a global ranking of law firms and individual lawyers: Chambers Global. In this publication, the offices VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne and Spigt Dutch Caribbean are presented once more as Band 1 Firm for Curacao classified by the renowned publisher.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Public authorities and good governance

The European Court of Human Rights (2 October 2012, Case of Czaja v. Poland, 5744/05) reiterates the particular importance of the principle of good governance.

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Friday, February 17, 2012

New possibilities for collective security arrangements in Curacao

Lenders participating in a syndicated loan facility should be able to transfer (part of) their participation to other lenders during the term of the facility. For efficiency purposes, an agent is usually appointed to represent the lenders and hold security rights for the benefit of all the lenders. Common law jurisdictions have the trust figure, pursuant to which security rights can be easily managed on behalf of all the lenders.

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Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Spigthoff celebrates 10 years in business

Speech by Karel Frielink, January 10, 2011

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Saturday, January 01, 2011

The Netherlands Antilles no longer exists!

The Country the Netherlands Antilles consisted of Bonaire, Curacao, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba, and formed part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. On October 10, 2010 the Netherlands Antilles ceased to exist as a country. Two new countries were born on that date: the country Curacao and the country St. Maarten. The three remaining islands (Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, a.k.a. the BES-islands) became special overseas territories (sort of municipalities) of the Netherlands. These facts seem not well known among non-Dutch people.

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Saturday, October 02, 2010

The dismantling of the Netherlands Antilles

The country, the Netherlands Antilles, consists of Bonaire, Curacao, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba, and forms part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. On 10 October 2010 the Netherlands Antilles will no longer exist. Two new countries will be born on that date: the country Curacao and the country St. Maarten. Both new countries will be part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; however, they will each have their own government and legislature. The island of Aruba gained similar autonomy in 1986.

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