Our team at Fenech & Fenech Advocates will be keeping you updated with regular articles published by our various departments on the developing COVID-19 situation. Please click on the individual links below for more detailed information:

Financial Aid & Other Measures

COVID-19: Wage Supplement due in July to September 2020 – 2nd July 2020 @ 15:30

COVID-19: Extension of Moratorium on Credit Facilities – 2nd July 2020 @ 10:15

Covid-19 – Deadline for Covid-19 Wage Supplement applications 19 June 2020, and more … – 18th June 2020 @ 16:15

Covid-19 – Malta Economic Stimulus Package launched – 10th June 2020 @ 10:30

Covid-19 – Tax Deferral Scheme extension – 6th May 2020 @ 8:30

Covid-19 – Support Measures Extension – 30th April 2020 @ 16:05

Covid-19 – Other Covid-19 Support Measures – 24th April 2020 @ 09:15

Covid-19 – Financial Aid & Measures Update – CONSOLIDATED – 21st April 2020 @ 10:50

Covid-19 – Moratorium on Credit Facilities Payments – 15th April 2020 @ 17:40

Covid-19 – Commission approves Malta’s €350 million State Aid Scheme – 3rd April 2020 @ 10:30

Covid-19 – Wage Supplement – Application Form now online – 30th March 2020 @ 18:00

Covid-19 – COVID-19 – 3rd Malta Financial Aid package and measures – 25th March 2020 @ 17:35

Covid-19 – Malta Financial Aid package and measures – 23rd March 2020 @ 13:20

Covid-19 – Malta Financial Aid package and measures – 19th March 2020 @ 12:20

Commercial and Competition

Covid-19 – The establishment of the Company Recovery Fund (L.N 192 2020) – 20th May 2020 @ 12:20

Covid-19 – Should Malta temporarily relax insolvency legislation? – 22nd April 2020 @ 16:40

Covid-19 – The Covid-19 Economy – couriers, deliveries and legal issues – 20th April 2020 @ 15:00

Covid-19 – The payment of rent in the midst of a global pandemic – 27th March 2020 @ 15:30

Covid-19 – The Company Recovery Procedure as a viable tool after the Covid-19 crisis – 24th March 2020 @ 16:05

Covid-19 – Competition law considerations in light of COVID-19 and the ECN’s joint statement – 24th March 2020 @ 13:05

Covid-19 – EU State Aid measures and planned amendments to Airport Slots Regulations – 20th March 2020 @ 17:35

Covid-19 – TRAVEL PACKAGES │ Temporary Extension of 14-day time limit for refunds to 6 months – 20th March 2020 @ 10:00

Covid-19 – Support for Businesses impacted by Covid-19 – 17th March 2020 @ 10:30

Employment

Post-Covid-19 – Managing A Safe Return to Work in Malta (Guidance for Employers) – 15th June 2020 @ 10:05

Covid-19 – Health data and COVID-19 – Guidance for Employers – 5th June 2020 @ 13:15

Covid-19 – Jobsplus – Further measures in view of COVID-19 – 4th April 2020 @ 9:30

Covid-19 – ‘Vulnerable Persons’ and the new Medical Benefit – 31st March 2020 @ 9:00

Covid-19 – Quarantine Leave & Vulnerable Persons │FAQs for Employers – 29th March 2020 @ 11:40

Covid-19 – Jobsplus – New measures in view of COVID-19 – 27th March 2020 @ 16:50

Covid-19 – Telework – Legal Framework and Financial Support in view of COVID-19 – 26th March 2020 @ 16:10

Covid-19 – Special Quarantine Leave – 17th March 2020 @ 8:30

Covid-19 – Webinar: An Employment Law Update – 13th March 2020 @ 16:45

Covid-19 – Employer Obligations in Malta – 10th March 2020 @ 16:50

Covid-19 – Employment Law Update – 9th March 2020 @ 17:00

Immigration and Tax

Covid-19 – The Department of Citizenship and Expatriates – New Measures in light of Covid-19 (Consolidated Version) – 27th March 2020 @ 10:15

Covid-19 – The Department of Citizenship and Expatriates: Various new measures – 23rd March 2020 @ 15:30

Covid-19 – Extension of Single Permit: Live-in Carers and Health Care Professionals – 20th March 2020 @ 8:30

Covid-19 – The Department of Citizenship and Expatriates – 16th March 2020 @ 10:20

Litigation and Court Notices

Covid-19 – UPDATE – Covid-19 and Arbitration Proceedings – 14th April 2020 @ 11:00

Covid-19 – COVID-19 and Arbitration Proceedings – 20th March 2020 @ 16:00

Covid-19 – Suspension of Prescriptive Periods in Civil and Criminal Matters – 20th March 2020 @ 14:00

Covid-19 – Flights to Malta suspended – 19th March 2020 @ 8:25

Covid-19 – Promise of Sale Expiry Extended Automatically – 18th March 2020 @ 13:45

Covid-19 – Suspension of Legal Times for Promise of Sale Agreements and Notarial Acts – 17th March 2020 @ 14:30

Covid-19 – Court Closure and Suspension of Judicial Acts – Except for Urgent Cases – 17th March  2020 @ 10:00

Covid-19 – Travel Ban – 16th March 2020 @ 12:30

Shipping

Covid-19 – Exemption from Travel Ban for Yachts coming to Malta – 5th June 2020 @ 13:50

Covid-19 – Covid-19 and LNG supply commitments – 1st June 2020 @ 16:30

Covid-19 – Port notice 8/20 – Sulphur Content in Marine Fuels – 22nd May 2020 @ 12:25

Covid-19 – Port notice 7/20 – Dispute Resolution and Procedures under S.L 545.30 – 20th May 2020 @ 11:35

Covid-19 – Extraordinary measures in light of COVID-19 Pandemic for Malta commercial yachts – Implementation of Remote Surveys – 5th May 2020 @ 14:05

Covid-19 – Covid 19 and Force Majeure in the Shipping Industry – 20th April 2020 @ 10:00

Covid-19 – Merchant Shipping Directorate announces shipowner support measures – 4th April 2020 @ 11:30

Covid-19 – Additional Precautionary Measures and Instructions issued by Transport Malta – 27th March 2020 @ 17:20

Covid-19 – Facilitating mortgage registration procedures amidst Covid-19 disruption – 27th March 2020 @ 13:30

Covid-19 – UPDATE Travel Ban (Extension to all Countries Order) – 23rd March 2020 @ 10:40

Covid-19 – Extension Of Sea Service Beyond the Seafarer Employment Agreement Period – 20th March 2020 @ 12:00

Covid-19 – Publication of MS Notice 158 – 18th March 2020 @ 10:45

Covid-19 – Port Notice 5/2020 – 16th March 2020 @ 16:20

TMT and Intellectual Property

Covid-19 – New Data Processing Guidelines adopted by the EDPB – Part 2 – 23rd April 2020 @ 16:30

Covid-19 – New Data Processing Guidelines adopted by the EDPB – Part 1 – 22nd April 2020 @ 15:40

Covid-19 – The EDPB on Privacy & Covid-19 – 15th April 2020 @ 18:00

Covid-19 – Socially Responsible Commercial Communications with Respect to COVID-19 – 27th March 2020 @ 11:30

Covid-19 – Intellectual Property procedural considerations during COVID-19 – 25th March 2020 @ 13:30

Announcements by key authorities

The Malta Business Registry (MBR) Announcements – continuously updated

Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) Announcements – continuously updated

Commissioner for Revenue (CfR) Announcements – continuously updated

Customs Department Announcements – continuously updated