European Court of Justice: public access to the UBO registry – a serious interference with the fundamental rights to respect for private life and to the protection of personal data

In a preliminary ruling of extreme significance on 22 November 2022, the European Court of Justice (the “Court”) has rendered the provision of the Anti-money laundering directive (the “AML Directive”) providing for beneficial ownership information on the UBO registers to be made available to the public, invalid. In particular, the Court has ruled that the […]

Determination, optimism, open-mindedness: Reflect 2022

As a proud sponsor of the Reflect Festival we were delighted to see its impact reach far beyond the borders of Cyprus. Gratifyingly,  Reflect’s international reach and aspirational agenda motivated the Cyprus Mail to produce an in-depth report covering the activities of each day of the event. For those people who were not fortunate enough […]

Lawyers of our firm in the Mondaq Autumn 2022 Thought Leadership Awards

Elias Neocleous & Co LLC is happy to announce that four of our Lawyers have received distinctions in the Mondaq Autumn 2022 Thought Leadership Awards. In particular, Antonis Glykis, Partner, received two awards, in the fields of Government/Public Sector and Data Protection, Ramona Livera, Senior Associate, two awards, in the fields of Antitrust/Competition Law and Intellectual Property, Aimilia […]

Limassol Economic Forum 2022 – No plain sailing just yet!

On 21st October Limassol once again, via the Elias Neocleous & Co LLC sponsored Limassol Economic Forum, opened its doors to some of Europe’s and the region’s biggest names in economics, business, finance and politics. All were present to discuss the unchartered waters that the world currently finds itself in and to provide opinions on […]

Reflect Festival 2022 – Dancing robots and so much more!

Elias Neocleous & Co is proud to have been a Gold sponsor of Reflect Festival 2022.  From its welcoming event at Limassol’s Agora through to its closing party at the Old Port the 5th Reflect Festival buzzed with innovation, information, creativity and energy.  Indeed, even the occasional shower failed to dampen the enthusiasm of its […]

Annual Meeting of E.M.B.L – HSG Alumni Association of the University of St.Gallen.

The 25th Annual Meeting of the E.M.B.L – HSG Alumni Association of the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland took place in Cyprus from 22nd to  25th of September 2022. The University of St. Gallen is an elite public research university that specialises in business administration, economics, law, and international affairs. It is held in high regard […]

Reflect Festival 2022 – Doers Unite, the future beckons!

Limassol City will soon be opening its arms to welcome one of the largest technology and entrepreneurial festivals in Europe, Reflect 2022.  The fifth Reflect Festival will take place 19th-21st October and Elias Neocleous & Co LLC is again proud to be a Gold Sponsor of this ground breaking  event. Serving as an important business, […]