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Business Run 2018 Crossing the Finish Line for a Fourth Time September 20, 2018

Teamwork & a shared goal for Kaufhold & Reveillaud, Avocats at the Luxembourg Times BusinessRun

On Thursday, September 20, the Luxembourg Times BusinessRun returned for its fourth-annual event, which has become a fixture on Kaufhold & Reveillaud, Avocats’s calendar.

Luxembourg’s Brexit-Fueled Real Estate Boom August 10, 2018

Thanks to its wide range of efficiently regulated and unregulated entities, as well as high standards of investor protection, Luxembourg is recognized as a leading hub for the structuration of investments in European and global real estate (cf. our Analysis Luxembourg Real Estate Investments on October 10, 2017).

In recent years, however, the market has shifted toward investments in Luxembourg-based real estate.

K&R Celebrates House of Startups Launch June 2, 2018

On Saturday, June 2, Kaufhold & Reveillaud, Avocats, joined in the festivities at the official opening of Luxembourg’s House of Startups (HoST).

The launch of this massive facility, totaling nearly 6,000 square meters and ready to accommodate up to 200 startups, represents a major milestone for the local ecosystem.

Work Time Flexibility May 31, 2018

Sabrina Salvador, Partner, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats and an expert in labor law, breaks down the Law of December 23, 2016 that addresses flexible work schedules. The law, which came into effect on January 1, 2017, lets companies employ a flexible work schedule without a collective agreement through the use of a specified reference period. It also tackles employee compensation, delivered in the form of leave days, ranging from 1.5 to 3.5 days per year. While advantageous for both employers and employees, Salvador highlights the additional company costs that could result.

Full Paperjam Article

Mandatory Filing Of The Beneficial Owners Register In France March 13, 2018

The deadline for French companies to comply with the new law concerning the Beneficial Owners’ Register is fast approaching.

All companies, which are not listed at a regulated stock exchange, and which were duly registered before the 1st of August 2017 at the French Trade and Companies Register, must by the 1st of April 2018 disclose the information about their beneficial owners.

Day Care 2017 Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s Economy October 30, 2017

Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats participates in dayCARE, providing mini-internships in Luxembourg & vocational training in Niger & Laos

On Wednesday, October 25, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats welcomed three students to its office for the day as part of a wider effort by international non-profit CARE.

Business Run 2017 Team Spirit at the LW BusinessRun September 21, 2017

Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats gathered at the starting line for the second year in a row

Luxembourg; September 21, 2017: Kaufhold & Réveillaud took to the starting blocks for the third edition of the Luxemburger Wort BusinessRun.

Legimag Interview June 8, 2017

Legal publication Legimag chose Founding Partner Charles Kaufhold as its latest featured lawyer. The profile takes an in-depth and light-hearted look at his values, views and interests. Adopting both a professional and personal slant, “Proust’s Questionnaire" covered a wide range of offbeat topics, from qualities of a good lawyer to favorite film to the best day of his life.

Relay for Life 2017 Kaufhold & Réveillaud Joins Relay for Life May 8, 2017

On April 1, 2017, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats, in partnership with nonprofit Cercle Suisse, was one of 375 teams to lace up their sneakers for the twelfth edition of Relay for Life in Luxembourg.

Present in over 25 countries, the team fundraiser collects money for the fight against cancer while honoring survivors and those who have lost their lives to the disease.
Chinese New Year 2017 Group Picture Ringing in the Chinese New Year February 16, 2017

On Thursday, February 16, the local Chinese and Luxembourgish communities joined together at Casino 2000 in Mondorf to ring in the Chinese New Year.

Lawyers from Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats were among the 300 attendees who turned out for an evening of festivities kicking off the year of the rooster.
St. Nicholas Stops by Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats December 11, 2016

The holidays arrived at Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats last week with an annual St. Nicholas celebration.

On Friday, December 2, the firm invited 65 of its employees and partners to bring their families for an evening of festivities. Thirty-five children received toys and sweets straight from St. Nicholas himself.

The 12-year tradition, enjoyed by adults and children alike, gives colleagues the valuable opportunity ...

KRA Team Completes Luxemburger Wort BusinessRun October 11, 2016

Luxembourg; September 22, 2016: Five of Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats’s lawyers and its office manager participated in the second-annual Luxemburger Wort BusinessRun. A total of 2,400 runners took part in the evening event, a thousand more than the previous year.

The two teams of three completed the scenic 6km loop around the Kirchberg Plateau and arrived side by side at the finish line in the Coque arena.

Kaufhold & Réveillaud Expands German Desk October 7, 2016

Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats announced today that it has expanded the size of its German Desk with the addition of three new members, bringing the team total to nine.

The Desk’s significant growth reflects the steady influx of German clients seen in recent years and aligns with the firm’s mission to continuously satisfy the inbound and outbound cross-border needs of its diverse client base.

Labor Rights for Cross-border Commuters September 23, 2016

Rüdiger Sailer, Counsel, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats served on a panel of lawyers, conducting a call-in session dedicated to answering legal questions raised by German commuters working in Luxembourg. Since the Grand Duchy’s labor code is based on French law, those accustomed to Germany’s code face particular legal challenges in Luxembourg. Readers were invited to call the hotlines to pose their questions to one of the three panel members.

Full Trierischer Volksfreund Article

Conference on the Impact of Luxembourg Company Law Reform September 16, 2016

On Friday, September 16, 2016, Meetincs SA held a conference at Hotel Royal in Luxembourg that focused on analyzing the country’s new company law reform introduced with the passing of bill 5730 into law on August 10th (the Law).

After nearly ten years of development, these modernizations are the result of joint effort from the community’s academics, lawyers, businesspeople and politicians.

Luxembourg’s German Bar Association Holds Inaugural Event June 27, 2016

On Monday, June 27, Luxembourg’s German Bar Association (Deutscher AnwaltVerein in Luxemburg; a.k.a. DAV Luxemburg) held its first official event since being established last year. Over 50 legal professionals were in attendance for an entertaining evening of introductions, speakers and networking hosted at BIL.
The Association’s arrival has been well received due to the number of German-speaking lawyers working in the Grand Duchy and the lack of organizations dedicated to the German-Luxembourgish legal community.

Are Our Bank Deposits Safe? June 1, 2016

Investas, in cooperation with Luxemburger Wort, hosted a conference at UNI Luxembourg where attendees delved into the issue of the security of deposits. Investas, a Luxembourgish association of private investors, took a look at what happens to one’s assets when their bank receives a bailout in the form of a bail-in, which calls on contributions from shareholders and creditors. All depositors can fall within the creditor category, meaning that they could be held partially responsible for helping restore the bank’s health. Emmanuel Réveillaud, Secretary General of Investas, iterates the importance of selecting a bank with transparent data regarding this issue.

Investas to Resurrect Rau’s Law April 21, 2016

Rau’s law, which has not been in effect since 2005, favored investing in national companies by exempting a portion of those particular investments. As Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna prepares to roll out a new package of tax measures, Investas is thinking about how Rau’s law could be refined to conform to European standards, at a time when only 25.8% of Luxembourgish households invest in financial markets, particularly mutual funds, stocks and bonds. In his role as treasurer of Investas, Lawyer Emmanuel Réveillaud of Kaufhold & Réveillaud wants to see the development of an educational component that encourages an awareness of savings options, notably the establishment of pensions.

Full Luxemburger Wort Article

Tips for Cross-border Commuters April 19, 2016

When it comes to rights and tax matters there are significant differences between Trier and Luxembourg that frequently result in legal battles. Kaufhold & Réveillaud’s Rüdiger Sailer was part of an expert panel that stood by to answer questions raised by callers. The question and answer call-in session centered around taxes, work, retirement and family. Sailer addressed calls related to Luxembourgish work rights, especially termination procedures.

Full Trierischer Volksfreund Article

Dialogue between the EU Court of Justice & the Lawyer 2016

As Secretary General of the Federation of European Bars (FBE), Charles Kaufhold, Partner, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats was referenced for an article on the organization and its upcoming event focused on the theme Dialogue between the EU Court of Justice and the Lawyer. The FBE, founded in 1992, aims to bring together the national bars of EU member states, representing a total of 800,000 European lawyers.

Full CJBL Laws Article

Assuring Donations Arrive at their Destinations 2013

Charles Kaufhold, Partner, Kaufhold & Réveillaud, Avocats, was interviewed regarding the Don en Confiance Luxembourg of which he is Vice President. The group aims to protect the rights of donors, asserting that they deserve to know how their contributions are being used. It has proposed the adoption of a common code of conduct by relevant organizations that will help ensure donors are provided with sufficient spending information. By promoting such transparency, donors will be able to measure the effectiveness of their donations, make educated decisions and be more inclined to donate.

Full CJBL Laws Article

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