When parents divorce each other, a decision has to be made regarding with whom their mutual children will live, the amount of childcare payable, visitation and custody. In Finland most parents manage to set up an agreement regarding these issues in co-operation with the Child Welfare Officers, without involvement from the courts. But if the parents' relationship … Continue reading Taking a child on a vacation abroad, was not considered child abduction: what is allowed under joint custody?
A death of a person means the birth of an Estate. An Estate seizes to exist when a copy of the division of properties is handed in to the tax administration. However, an estate may exist for a long period of time and even practice business. An Estate is taxed for it's income in Finland. By being clear on how … Continue reading “‘In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”
Check out my speech at the Finnish Ministry of foreign affairs on gender equality and the rule of law. http://www.cd-n.org/index.php?a-female-attorneys-role-in-the-pursuit-of-gender-equality
I founded Attorney at law Familja in August 2014. Familja is the first law firm in Finland that focuses primarily on international private persons - those who marry, reside and have connections in different countries around the world. I give advice on Finnish law in these situations, but as an international law counsel I will … Continue reading Attorney at law Familja