Publications

We regularly publish articles in national and international publications.

Publications / 29.03.2021

ICLG Employment & Labour Law 2021: Finland

A updated guide to Employment and Labour law in Finland. Published by Global Legal Group, March 2021.

The country-specific Q&A 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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Publications / 26.03.2021

Will Finland ever ratify the Cape Town Convention?

Despite the Ministry of Justice’s long-term project to ratify the Cape Town Convention,(1) it has published no developments on the matter in more than a decade. Because the Cape Town Convention remains unratified and the aircraft mortgage and register legislation outdated and deficient, valuable aircraft parts (eg, engines) cannot be separately registered in the aircraft register. Therefore, the use of aircraft engines as a separate security asset from the mortgaged airframe is limited under Finnish law. Read more

Publications / 27.01.2021

Practical Law – Competition Global Guide: Finland Q&A

Published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, January 2021.

Merger control in Finland: overview

This Q&A is part of the global guide to merger control. Areas covered include the regulatory framework, regulatory authorities, relevant triggering events and thresholds. Also covered are notification requirements, procedures and timetables, publicity and confidentiality, third party rights, substantive tests, remedies, penalties, appeals, joint ventures, inter-agency co-operation, powers of intervention and proposals for reform.

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Publications / 17.12.2020

ICLG: Corporate Tax laws and Regulations – Finland 2021

A Q&A guide to Corporate Tax laws and Regulations in Finland. Published by Global Legal Group, December 2020. Read more

Publications / 10.12.2020

Updated contributions to the Energy Global Guide: Electricity and oil and gas regulation in Finland

Updated contributions to two Q&A guides to Energy law in Finland. Published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, November 2020.

The electricity regulation Q&A gives a high level overview of the domestic electricity market, including domestic electricity companies, electricity generation and renewable energy, transmission, distribution, supply and tax issues. It covers the regulatory structure; foreign ownership; import of electricity; authorisation and operating requirements; trading between generators and suppliers; rates and conditions of sale and proposals for reform.

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Publications / 03.11.2020

LexGTDT Private M&A 2021 – Finland

Waselius & Wist contributed with the Finland chapter to the LexGTDT 2021 Private M&A Guide. The Guide gives a comprehensive overview of laws and regulations governing cross-border private mergers and acquisitions in jurisdictions worldwide. Read more

Publications / 06.10.2020

Private Equity 2020 – Finland

Private Equity 2020 Guide by Chambers and Partners as of September 2020.

The guide provides insights into market practice and guidance on the common features of private equity transactions in Finland. Read more

Publications / 12.08.2020

Lexology – Restructuring & Insolvency in Finland

A Q&A guide to Restructuring and Insolvency in Finland. Published by Law Business Research, August 2020. Read more

Aviation news update – Fate of domestic flight routes post-COVID-19

Multiple domestic routes could be closed permanently

To reduce losses following the COVID-19 crisis, primary Finnish airline company Finnair has suspended many of its loss-making domestic flights to eastern and western Finland. Read more

Publications / 14.07.2020

Structured finance and securitisation in Finland: overview

Structured finance and securitisation in Finland: overview

A Q&A guide to structured finance and securitisation law in Finland published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law in July 2020.

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