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Bianca Wijnstekers-Handy (Tupelo Translations)

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Bianca Wijnstekers-Handy is the owner of Tupelo Translations, an agency specialising in legal translations from Dutch to English and vice versa. Together with her network of fellow freelance translators and editors who are all native speakers, she takes care of all your legal translations, such as contracts, terms and conditions, and agreements. Furthermore, she is […]

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TEDxRotterdam – Aspire to Inspire

We have all heard of TED in one way or another. An organisation designed to induce connections and create a platform for inspired people to interact and share “ideas that are worth spreading” in the fields of Technology, Entertainment and Design – hence the acronym “TED”. Tupelo Translations, an agency based in Rotterdam, has voluntarily […]

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Lawyer Charlotte Meindersma wins Viva400

On 26 November, lawyer and photographer Charlotte Meindersma, owner of Charlotte’s Law & Fine Prints, won the Viva400 Award in the category Online. Charlotte shared her nomination with lots of fashion and lifestyle bloggers. Because of her alternative way of working as a lawyer and her outstanding campaign she won the award in her category. According […]

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Assets abroad? Beware!

Imagine you find out you’re the lucky winner of the lottery. What would you do with your winnings? Can you already picture it? White beaches, swaying palm trees and a cloudless blue sky, all there for you to enjoy from your ultra-luxurious holiday home. Your car’s sitting in the garage, of course, and you’ve got […]

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Frequent Misconceptions in International Family Law

Increasingly frequently, people find love across the border. They fall in love with someone living abroad or of a different nationality. While the relationship flourishes, it’s hunky dory, but what if the marriage fails? Divorce is a difficult process in many ways – a low point in any life and international divorces involve extra complications. […]

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Legal Expat Desk – clarity – right from the source

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GMW Advocaten has launched a brand new Legal Expat Desk website. The website is meant to be an information portal, a hub facilitating quick access to legal information that is relevant to expats living in The Netherlands. Current issues and changes in Dutch and EU legislation are reflected in brief articles, written by a dedicated […]

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Changes in international family law

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In the EU, most matters of international family law are regulated by the European Commission, drawing on the Hague Conference on International Private Law. Recently, legislative efforts in Brussels and The Hague have resulted in three significant changes, which will reshape some core aspects of international family law. Legislative proposal 32358 – Abolition of the […]

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