Businesses

How to set up a company? What type best suits your needs and goals? It is advisable to contact a notary early in the piece to plan for the smooth setting up and operation of a company. Read this section to learn more.

Real Estate

Buying a home is certainly one of the most important economic operations in a person's life and the notary by law protects both buyer and seller. Visit this section to find out what steps need to be taken before signing the contract so as to purchase the property in total safety.

Family

Family and kinship; gifts and inheritance; how to protect oneself in the event of cohabitation or change the property regime of one's marriage. Learn everything you need to know here and find how a notary can help you.

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  • Authentic Acts in Europe Website Launch

    The Notaries of Europe opened a new information website today for the general public: “Authentic Acts in Europe” - www.authentic-acts.eu. Produced with financial support from the European Commission, this website provides information on the evidentiary value of authentic acts drawn up in the 22 countries of the European Union familiar with notarial practice in matters of succession an...

  • José Manuel García Collantes at the Head of the 40 000 Notaries of Europe

    Mr José Manuel García Collantes, a Spanish notary in Madrid, today became President of the 40,000 notaries in the European Union. He takes over from Mr Paolo Pasqualis, an Italian notary, at the helm of the Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE), the official body representing the notarial profession vis-à-vis the European institutions.Mr García Collantes will serve throughout 2017 and intends to guide the CNUE’s work on the following issues: ...

  • Paolo Pasqualis New President of Notaries of Europe

    From today, Mr Paolo Pasqualis, an Italian notary in Portogruaro, is President of the 40,000 notaries of the European Union. He takes over from Mr Jean Tarrade, a French notary, at the helm of the Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE), the official body representing the notarial profession vis-à-vis the European institutions. Building on the 2020 Plan of the Notaries of Europe,...

  • Motion in support of the Italian notariat

    Motion in support of the Italian notariatHaving taken note of the guidelines of the proposed reform of the Notariat announced by the Italian government;Whereas the proposed reforms, which carry many unevaluated risks, would have negative economic effects, particularly through the reduction in legal certainty, and permanently destabilise a key profession for justice;Whereas preventive justice and legal certainty are public goods;