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LEX will periodically publish news regarding the firm and its attorneys as well as notifications regarding published material from LEX.


LEX is Strongest in Iceland!

23. October, 2020

LEX has been recognised as one of Iceland’s strongest companies in the year 2020. Only 2% of Icelandic companies meet these requirements. We are proud of this recognition which is…

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IFLR 1000 ranks LEX in Tier 1

13. October, 2020

The IFLR1000 is the guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. Recently the IFLR1000 released their latest ranking, the 30th edition and LEX has yet…

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Possibility for non-traditional trademarks

7. October, 2020

Hulda Árnadóttir and María Kristjánsdóttir, attorneys at LEX and managers of GH Sigurgeirsson Intellectual Property (GHIP) – a subsidiary of LEX were interviewed in the Icelandic newspaper Fréttablaðið today. In…

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Necessary actions following Schrems II

5. October, 2020

On July 16th the European Court of Justice in case no. C-311/18 (Schrems II) issued its decision concerning the legitimacy of Facebook’s disclosure of personal information from servers in Ireland…

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Composition Agreement

1. October, 2020

Birgir Már Björnsson, partner at LEX wrote an article in business section of the icelandic newpaper Morgunblaðið, where he discussed composition agreements in bankruptcy proceedings. Despite the fact that in…

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Amendments to the Icelandic Trademarks Act

25. September, 2020

On 1 September 2020, Icelandic act no. 71/2020, amending the Icelandic Trademarks Act no. 45/1997, entered into force. The act implements the European Union trademark directive 2015/2436 into Icelandic law.…

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Interplay between financial technology and privacy

23. September, 2020

Lára Herborg Ólafsdóttir, partner at LEX, wrote an article in the business section of the icelandic newpaper Morgunblaðið, in which she discusses the interplay between financial technology and privacy law,…

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Iceland implements the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)

4. September, 2020

Iceland has finally implemented the EU directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFMD) with the enactment of Act no. 45/2020 which came into force this spring. Although the Icelandic regulator…

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