Publications

We regularly publish articles in national and international publications.

Publications / 17.04.2019

ICLG Employment & Labour Law 2019: Finland

A Q&A guide to Employment and Labour law in Finland. Published by Global Legal Group, April 2019.

The ICLG Employment & Labour Law 2019 guide covers common issues in employment and labour law and regulations. The topics include Terms of Employment, Discrimination, Family Leave Rights, Business Sales, Termination of Employment, Data Protection, Court Practice and more.

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Author:

Jouni Kautto
Specialist Partner
Publications / 04.04.2019

The Legal 500: Lending & Secured Finance Country Comparative Guide

A Q&A guide to Lending & Secured Finance law in Finland. Published by Legalease Ltd, April 2019.

The country-specific Q&A provides an overview to lending and secured finance laws and regulations that may occur in Finland. The legal framework includes key issues regarding foreign lenders, fees, insolvency process, tax, security agreement and registration requirements. The Q&A is part of the global guide to Lending & Secured Finance.

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Authors:

Timo Lehtimäki
Partner
Ann-Marie Eklund
Associate
Publications / 03.04.2019

Finland Chapter in The Tax Disputes and Litigation Review – Edition 7

The seventh edition of The Tax Disputes and Litigation Review. Published by Law Business Research Ltd, 2019.

The book provides an overview of the procedural tax law as well as highlighting the pitfalls of which taxpayers need to be most aware. The chapter gives the readers a flavour of the tax litigation procedures and approaches in Finland. Particular attention has been given to cross-border tax disputes as well as the implementation of EU tax law.

Read the whole chapter here.

Authors:

Mira Hänninen
Associate
Publications / 14.03.2019

Structured Finance & Securitisation Global Guide 2018/19

A Q&A guide to structured finance and securitisation law published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, December 2018.

This Q&A provides an overview of the markets and legal regimes, issues relating to the SPV and the securities issued, transferring the receivables, dealing with security and risk, cash flow, ratings, tax issues, variations to the securitisation structure and reform proposals.

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Authors:

Tarja Wist
Founding Partner
Ann-Marie Eklund
Associate
Publications / 08.03.2019

The Legal 500: Banking & Finance 2nd Edition Country Comparative Guide

A Q&A guide to Banking & Finance law in Finland. Published by Legalease Ltd, March 2019.

The country-specific Q&A provides an overview of the legal framework and key issues surrounding banking and finance law in Finland including national authorities, regulation, licenses, organisational requirements and supervision. The Q&A is part of the global guide to Banking & Finance.

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Authors:

Tarja Wist
Founding Partner
Linda Nyman
Associate
Publications / 26.02.2019

Restraints of trade and dominance in Finland

Q&A guide to restraints of trade and dominance in Finland. Published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, January 2019.

This Q&A is part of the global guide to restraints of trade. Areas covered include monopolies and abuses of market power, regulatory authorities and the regulatory framework, the scope of rules, exemptions, exclusions, statutes of limitation, notification, investigations, penalties and enforcement, third party damages claims, EU law, joint ventures and proposals for reform.

View the Finnish chapter here

Authors:

Matti Siiteri
Associate
Publications / 14.02.2019

Merger control in Finland

An updated Q&A guide to Merger control in Finland. Published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, February 2019.

The Q&A gives a high level overview of merger control, regulatory framework and regulatory authorities, relevant triggering events and thresholds in Finland. It also covers notification requirements, procedures and timetables, publicity and confidentiality, third party rights, substantive test, remedies, penalties, appeals, joint ventures and proposals for reform.

View the Finnish chapter here

Authors:

Matti Siiteri
Associate
Publications / 17.12.2018

Tax Sovereignty in EU – is there such, what’s its relevance in the first place?

Our tax partner Jouni Weckström’s thoughts on the relevance of tax sovereignty in the EU. Published by Edilex, December 2018.

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Publications / 23.11.2018

ICLG Corporate Tax 2019 – Finland

International Comparative Legal Guide to Corporate Tax 2019 covers common issues in corporate tax laws and regulations – including tax treaties and residence, transaction taxes, cross-border payments, capital gains, overseas profits, real estate, anti-avoidance, BEPS and taxation of  the digital economy.

Published by Global Legal Group, November 2018.

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Authors:

Niklas Thibblin
Managing Partner
Mona Numminen
Associate
Publications / 15.11.2018

Lexology – Restructuring & Insolvency in Finland

A Q&A guide to Restructuring and Insolvency in Finland. Published by Globe Business Media Group, November 2018.

The Q&A provides a high level outline of restructuring and insolvency in Finland; including legislation and regulatory climate, liability, ranking of creditors, procedures, role of liquidator and other parties, as well as cross-border issues, among other topics.

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Authors:

Tuurna