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Each new (or regular) client signing an In-House contract during January - February 2013 for the period of year 2013 will be offered the service for a monthly fee of 700 € (+VAT), including 5 hours of legal work or consultation per month (hourly rate...

World Trade Press has recently published a comprehensive article on Finnish advertising and marketing law in its AtoZ World Business chapter. The article was written by MK-Law’s Jan Långstedt and Caspar Friberg and it contains an account of key regulations and rules that advertisers...

MK-Law participated in the Rubicon Forum held in Kotka between November 27-28. The Rubicon Forum was an event bringing Russian investors and companies together with Finnish service providers and support organizations to exchange experiences and provide consultation, discuss business ideas and to network. Rubicon is...

The European Enforcement Order provides creditors with a simplified method of enforcing debt judgments within the European Union (with the exception of Denmark). In practice, a European Enforcement Order is a certificate which enables judgments, court settlements and authentic instruments on uncontested claims to be...

The Ministry of Finance has proposed limiting the deductibility of interest expenses in the taxation of business income. The limitation would apply to the deductibility of net interest expenses, i.e. the difference between the company's interest expenses and interest income. The deductibility would be capped...

The Finnish parliament has approved amendments to the Employment Contracts Act for the purpose of implementing Directive 2008/104/EC on temporary agency work. The amendments entered into force on March 1, 2012. The purpose of the Directive is to ensure the protection of temporary agency workers and...

Partner Marcus Kevin attended Min Morgon, an everyday national morning show broadcasted on YLE Fem, today 7.45 am as an expert on real estate transactions and disputes. Link to the episode. ...

LL.M. Caspar Friberg has joined MK-Law as an associate lawyer. Caspar's fields of expertise include public procurement and contract law, but he also handles a variety of other legal assignments. The Associate of Finnish Lawyers rewarded Caspar as the University of Helsinki's best law graduate...