We regularly publish articles in national and international publications.
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.
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 Because the Cape Town Convention remains unratified and the aircraft mortgage and register legislation outdated and deficient, valuable aircraft parts (eg, engines) cannot be separately registered in the aircraft register.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
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.
A Q&A guide to Corporate Tax laws and Regulations in Finland. Published by Global Legal Group, December 2020. Read more
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.
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
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
A Q&A guide to Restructuring and Insolvency in Finland. Published by Law Business Research, August 2020. Read more
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
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.