MFSA issues consultation paper with the Financial Services Industry with Regards to the Virtual Financial Assets Regulations to be Issued under the Virtual Financial Assets Act

MFSA issues consultation paper with the Financial Services Industry with Regards to the Virtual Financial Assets Regulations to be Issued under the Virtual Financial Assets Act
The Malta Financial Services Authority ("MFSA") issued a consultation paper addressed to the financial services industry with regards to the Virtual Financial Assets Regulations to be issued under the Virtual Financial Assets Act ("VFA Act")  The aim of the proposed Regulations is to safeguard financial stability, promote market integrity and ensure investor protection by introducing the following: ​Exemptions:The proposed Regulations will set out a list of persons who shall be exempt from the requirement of a VFA services licence in terms of the VFA Act, som...
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Trademarking Shape-Colour Combinations: The CJEU Pronounces Itself on Christian Louboutin’s Famous Red Sole

Trademarking Shape-Colour Combinations: The CJEU Pronounces Itself on Christian Louboutin’s Famous Red Sole
Some readers may be familiar with the 2011 case filed by Mr. Louboutin against fashion giants Yves Saint Laurent over the former's US trademark registration for his famous red sole.Here is one of the more well-known representations of the mark, as filed with trademark authorities the world over: The New York District Court, adopted a view to which fashion lovers might be more inclined – namely that:"The law should not countenance restraints that would interfere with creativity and stifle competition by one designer, while granting another a monopoly i...
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Mamo TCV Advocates Wins Mondaq Top Communicator Award for the second consecutive month

Mamo TCV Advocates Wins Mondaq Top Communicator Award for the second consecutive month
Mondaq, one of the largest global advisory content suppliers, has named Mamo TCV Advocates the 'Contributor Most Read' in Malta for the month of May 2018. This is the firm's second month in a row to be recognized with the award.Mondaq is an online publication of the most comprehensive online resources on legal, financial and regulatory information, publishing hundreds of articles by contributing firms from over 80 countries every month.At the end of every month, Mondaq analyses which contributing author firms were read the most by registered business readers for e...
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Mamo TCV Clean-Up at Majjistral Nature and History Park with the help of Din L-Art Helwa

Mamo TCV Clean-Up at Majjistral Nature and History Park with the help of Din L-Art Helwa
Last Saturday a small troop of Mamo TCV staff took to the hills of Mellieha, in the protected region known as the Majjistral Nature and History Park.In collaboration with the organization "Din L-Art Helwa" and the Majjistral Park rangers, the clean-up team managed to shift over 1.2 tonnes of construction waste and half a tonne of mixed waste, including cannisters filled with used motor oil, tyres and other vehicle parts, large quantities of plastic bottles and a host of other refuse.Mamo TCV would like to thank Din L-Art Helwa and the Majjistral Park rangers for m...
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Mamo TCV Advocates Wins Mondaq Top Communicator Award

Mamo TCV Advocates Wins Mondaq Top Communicator Award
Mondaq, one of the largest global advisory content suppliers, has named Mamo TCV Advocates the 'Contributor Most Read' in Malta for the month of April 2018. Mondaq is an online publication of the most comprehensive online resources on legal, financial and regulatory information, and it publishes hundreds of articles by contributing firms from over 80 countries around the world every month. At the end of every month, Mondaq analyses which contributing author firms were read the most by registered business readers for each country: 'Contributor Most Read'. Readershi...
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