Local Standards Reports in Overseas Personal Injury Cases

If someone is injured whilst on holiday abroad and wishes to make a claim for personal injury, they have several options when considering who to sue depending on the type of case. If the injury occurred whilst on a package holiday, the injured person can choose to sue the tour operator within the courts of […]

Why Lawyers Should Consider Currency Exchange In Cases With Overseas Assets

It is becoming increasingly common for lawyers to come across cases where funds need to be sent to or received from a foreign country. For example repatriation of foreign assets in an estate matter, debt recovery where assets are located overseas or acquisition of a foreign company. The best way to transfer these assets between countries and […]


What is a notary and do I need one?

If you are dealing with an overseas legal matter or with any formal documentation that will be used abroad, you are likely to have been asked to have documents “notarised” i.e signed in the presence of a notary. But what is a notary? Why do you need a notary? And how do you find a […]

Buying a Property in Italy: The Purchase Costs

If you are planning to buy a property in Italy, you should make sure your budget takes into account not only the purchase price but also the additional fees and taxes required to complete your purchase. A rough outline of these extra costs of buying property in Italy is set out below. If you have […]

Quick Guide to Buying Property in Tenerife

The largest of the Spanish Canary Islands, Tenerife continues to be a top choice as a holiday destination. Its year-round sun and fantastic scenery also makes it a popular choice for those looking to purchase a home in the sun. See below our quick guide to buying property in Tenerife to help make sure the buying process is as hassle-free as […]