ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΑ ΝΕΑ

Attorney privilege

The Attorney Privilege applies exclusively to the attorneys who render their services as independent practitioners and not as in-house lawyers. Exchange of e-mail correspondence between independent legal advisor and its client is privileged if it concerns the exercise of the rights of the client . ECJ case no. C-550/2007 P, of 14.09.2010

Review of contractual terms in English by a Greek Court

In a security that according to the court's judgment has the form of Irrevocable Bank's Letter of Credit, or that of Promissory Note, the Bank has promised to pay a certain amount of money to the seller abroad in foreign currency. In this case, the rule of art.

Enforcement of International Arbitration Awards.

Greek Courts do not have international jurisdiction to judge for the nullity or the non existence of a foreign arbitration award and can only refuse to declare it enforceable in Greece only if it does not comply with the provisions of the New York Convention of 1958 and art.903 CCP.