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Modernisation of Luxembourg insolvency law

Luxembourg insolvency law has recently added new measures and proceedings d…

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Luxembourg Parliament voted a new law on arbitration

Today, the Luxembourg Parliament voted a new law on arbitration (the “Arbit…

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New procedures for assets seized in criminal proceedings

A new law on the management and custody of seized assets requires anyone holding assets seized in domestic or overseas criminal proceedings, including…

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New law reforms Luxembourg civil and commercial legal proceedings

The new law of 15 July 2021 reforming aspects of civil and commercial legal procedure was published this week.   

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Bill Amending the Luxembourg Code of Civil Procedure Adopted

On 8 June 2021, Bill No 7307 ("the bill") to improve the efficiency and speed of civil and commercial proceedings was adopted unanimously. 

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Luxembourg government introduces draft bill to modernise and enhance arbitration in the Grand Duchy

On 15 September 2020, the Luxembourg government published its draft bill no. 7671 to modernise the Luxembourg arbitration rules.

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Covid-19: Rules applicable on the suspension of delays in jurisdictional matters, and temporary adoptions of c…

The Grand Ducal Regulation of 25 March 2020   (as amended by the Grand Ducal Regulation of 1 April 2020 and by the Grand Ducal Regulati…

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Suspension of deadlines set for proceedings before Luxembourg courts

Due to the current state of crisis, the Government Council adopted the Grand-Ducal Regulation of 25 March 2020, which was published the same day and e…

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L’exception d’ordre public

qui rappelle les principes applicables au recours contre une ordonnance déclarant exécutoire une sentence arbitrale étrangère dans le Grand-Duché de L…

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Validité d’une saisie-arrêt

qui rappelle que les juridictions luxembourgeoises se reconnaissent compétentes « pour connaître de la validité de la saisie-arrêt pratiquée sur des s…

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Court of Appeal confirms strong position of pledgee under collateral Law

The strong protection of secured parties under pledge agreements governed by the Luxembourg law of August 5th 2005 on financial collateral arrangement…

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New Civil Procedure Code : Law of 18 July 2018

The Law of 18 July 2018 supplements the Law of 17 May 2017 on the implementation of  Regulation (EU) 655/2014, which established a…

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Enforceability of a "Mandat de Protection Future"

In a judgment dated June 6th 2018, the District Court of Luxembourg (le Tribunal d’Arrondissement de et à Luxembourg) made a mandat de protection futu…

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What You Need to Know About the ICC's New Expedited Procedure

The expedited procedure of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), in force since 1 March 2017, and app…

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The EU Regulation 655/2014 on transactional seizures on bank accounts

On 18 January 2016 the Regulation (EU) No 655/2014 of 15 May 2014 establishing a European Account Preservation Order (EAPO) procedure to facilitate cr…

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The European cross- border bank account freezing regulation

On 18th January 2017, the Regulation (EU) No 655/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 May 2014 establishing a European Account Pre…

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Nouveau cadre légal en matière de crédit hypothécaire

La loi du 23 décembre 2016 relative aux contrats de crédit immobilier (la « Loi ») s’inscrit dans le sillage d’une directive européenne préc…

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Guidelines, Fact Sheets and Myth-Busting: EU Working Hard to Clarify the Right to Be Forgotten

Since the EU Court of Justice made its ruling on the right to be forgotten in May 2014, the topic has been in the media almost incessantly. Most of th…

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