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About Nicholas Simon Hammond

Nicholas S. Hammond has established Hammond Partnership as a professional Romanian law company. He is a corporate and property lawyer by training. He spent 25 years in London before moving to Bucharest in 1994 to open the Bucharest office of a well-known international law firm. He advises investors both private individuals and international businesses on commercial matters in Romania with an emphasis on M&A and corporate matters. Nicholas has extensive experience in the commercial sector having acted for a number of insurance companies, aviation companies and companies in the oil and gas as well as renewable energy field. He also advises upon employment issues. Nicholas has also acted for foreign investors in the real estate field in respect of acquisitions and disposals and leasehold matters.

What are the conditions under which an enforceable title or an enforceable decision may be issued?

Enforcement is a procedure that, according to Romanian legal norms, can begin only on the basis of an enforceable title. The procedure can be legally initiated when a customer with debts refuses to make a payment or even when he is unable to pay. Specifically, enforcement can be initiated when the person undergoing the procedure [...]

By | October 22nd, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Legal provisions applicable in Romania regulating spousal support and the separation of the assets during a divorce

This article deals with the position following an application for a divorce maintenance and division of assets during the divorce if the divorce application is heard in Romania. Romanian legislation has tried to approach this matter but the courts are limited to applications that can be made under the Romanian Civil Code. According to the [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Divorce|0 Comments

Ways to recover debts with the help of a lawyer

The smooth running of any company depends on a stable flow of capital and the maintenance of assets within it. For this reason, recovering the amounts owed from various debtors is of major importance, helping the company to carry out its daily activities in a normal way. The Romanian legal system provides a very clear [...]

By | October 16th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

What does insolvency mean for individuals

The insolvency procedure can be general or simplified. While the general procedure includes judicial reorganization and the attempt to recover - the simplified one means that the debtor goes directly into bankruptcy, but only if he meets certain conditions. Hammond Partnership Law Firm provides legal services in the area of insolvency, reorganization or bankruptcy. Participants [...]

By | October 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Legal aspects of a merger

Internationally, the mergers market has seen a substantial growth in the last decades, both in terms of value and in terms of the number of transactions. This growth was abruptly stopped by the economic crisis of 2008, but has managed to recover since 2010. The development of the process of restructuring companies among developed countries [...]

By | October 6th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

How to divorce someone while living in another country

Whatever the reasons for starting a divorce - infidelity, domestic violence, character mismatch, misunderstandings, once you have made that decision, the most important step is to choose a good divorce lawyer because he can defend your rights and help you throughout the process. Our approach helps or clients to understand the divorce process and its [...]

By | September 29th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Divorce, Romanian Law|0 Comments

A decision regarding the interest clause in credit contracts

On 19th December 2019, the European Court of Justice gave a judgement for consumer protection concerning the interpretation of Directive 2008/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23rd April 2008 on credit agreements for consumers in the case C‑290/19 (RN vs. Home Credit Slovakia a.s.) The main issue was whether Article 10(2)(g) [...]

By | September 11th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Recent changes to the Romanian Company Law

Since the Romanian Companies Law (Law 31/1990) was passed in 1990 there have been amendments to it to make it more up to date rather than continue it in its original format. The original law was based on the French company law, and in 1990 there were very few advisors to the Romanian Government who [...]

By | August 19th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Labour disputes and approaches to their settlement

The object of employment law is constituted by the legal labour relations, which appear as a result of the individual labour contract and the legal relations related to them. This field has always been the link between commercial and civil law. Employment lawyers make sure that the employees are treated in a fair and consistent [...]

By | August 18th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

The importance of the experience of M&A Romania lawyers in the context of mergers and acquisitions

Global trends and future challenges increase the importance of procurement in each company, thus becoming strategic for the success of the organization. In principle, procurement must be involved from the very beginning in the research-development-design processes in order to be able to research the market in terms of technology, costs, deadlines and quality before the [...]

By | July 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments
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