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Also, we have more lecturers than any other firm and we invest highly in the training of our people. We proudly share our vast knowledge base as it continues to develop in the Practice Areas, via our publications, participation in committees and several regional and international magazines.
Amendments to the Civil Code of Curacao
On January 1, 2012, thirteen national ordinances have taken effect for Curacao, with which a second phase in the project to introduce a new Civil Code in Curacao has been completed. The first phase of this project, when eighteen national ordinances took effect for - at the time - the Netherlands Antilles, had already been completed in 2001.The thirteen national ordinances concern all eight books of the Civil Code. After reading this publication, you will be familiar with the most important amendments. By clicking on page 2 of the chapter you select, you are automatically led to the relevant national ordinance. If you have any questions about the interpretation of a certain amendment, please contact one of the lawyers of VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne mentioned in this publication.