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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions in Argentina: due diligence and hidden labor liabilities

A landmark decision from the Argentine Supreme Court of Justice helps to spot themIn a recent landmark decision dated 24 April 2018, the Argentine Supreme Court of Justice (Corte Suprema de Justicia de la Nación, or CSJN), in re Rica, Carlos Martín c. Hospital Alemán y otros s/ Despido, addressed the issue of formally independent service providers … continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 97 days ago

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How to set up a representative office of a foreign not-for-profit organization in Argentina

Not-for-profit organizations in Argentina are governed by the Civil and Commercial Code of the Nation (Book I, Title II). Furthering the set up of these legal entities of the common good, the Public Registry of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires allows a foreign not-for-profit organization to establish and develop its activities in the country through a representative office. Please, continue reading on our Legal Blog: http://cspabogados.com.ar/en/foreign-not-for-profit-organization-in-argentina/.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 109 days ago

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Update on the employer´s payroll contributions for social security in Argentina

By Law Number 27,430, published on the Official Gazette on 29 December 2017, the federal government introduced significant reforms to the tax system, among them modifications to the employer´s payroll contributions for social security in Argentina.Employers have mandatory contributions to support the Unique System of Social Security, and the healthcare system. After the amendments introduced by Law Number 27,430, the employer´s payroll contributions for social security in Argentina in relation to the Unique System of Social Security are the following … please continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 139 days ago

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Income tax on the indirect assignment of assets located in Argentina: streamlining the definition of Argentine source income for non-residents

By Law Number 27,430, Argentina has enacted significant tax reforms, being one of them the streamlining of the definition of Argentine source incomes to include those incomes proceeding from the indirect assignment of assets located in Argentina under certain conditions. Please, continue reading on our Legal Blog.


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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 179 days ago

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Human resources. Request for retirement in Argentina. Increase in age. Continuation of services for the same employer, with or without interruption

The request for retirement in Argentina has suffered an increase in age as a result of the Pension Reform Law No. 27,426, published in the Official Gazette on December 28, 2017, which amended article No. 252 of the Labor Contract Law No. 20,744 (the LCT), all of which must be specially taken into account by the human resources departments of the companies for the re-elaboration of their policies of voluntary or mandatory retirement of their personnel. Continue reading on our Legal Blog: http://cspabogados.com.ar/en/request-for-retirement-in-argentina/




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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 183 days ago

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New significant pieces of legislation in force: tax reforms and anti-bureaucracy reforms in Argentina

Delving into the transformation of Argentina´s business environment and legal framework, making them more business-friendly and efficient, two new pieces of legislation have just come into force, reforming tax regulations and easing bureaucratic burdens. Following, we will briefly list some of the introduced tax reforms and anti-bureaucracy reforms in Argentina. Please, continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 202 days ago

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Update on the Foreign Exchange Market in Argentina

After many years of foreign exchange controls and restrictions on the inflows and outflows of foreign currency, the federal administration that took office in December 2015 has progressively lifted all restrictions on the Foreign Exchange Market in Argentina until the current situation of complete freedom of exchange, with only reporting obligations to fulfill. Please, continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 217 days ago

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Corporate criminal liability in Argentina: a short term to establish a proper compliance program

Law Nº 27,401, establishing a specific regime on corporate criminal liability in Argentina, was published in the Official Gazette on 1 December 2017, and will become effective on 1 March 2018.

Criminal offenses

Under Articles Nº 1 and 2 of the Law Nº 27,401, private legal entities may be held accountable … please, continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 224 days ago

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Agency agreements in Argentina

Agency agreements in Argentina have been legislated by the Civil and Commercial Code of the Nation (Código Civil y Comercial de la Nación, or CCCN), effective on 1 August 2015.

The main features of agency agreements in Argentina are the following … continue reading on our Legal Blog.

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Castro Sammartino & Pierini. Attorneys at Law
 Posted: 243 days ago

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Hiring workers in Argentina: a guide for foreign companies

Hiring workers in Argentina is one of the next steps a foreign company wishing to do business has to undertake once it has set up its business organization. Labor relationships in Argentina have strong protection and are governed by … continue reading on our Legal Blog.