Fundamental Principles of Panamanian Foundations by Helena Manzione-BraxatorFundamental Principles of Panamanian Foundations by Helena Manzione-Braxator

Fundamental Principles of Panamanian Foundations

byHelena Manzione-Braxator

Hardcover | January 27, 2011

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Private foundations were incorporated into Panama’s legal system as legal entities on 12 June 1995 by means of Law No. 25, la ley de Fundaciones de Interés Privada as a lex specialis. The law is virtually identical to former liberal Liechtenstein provisions governing family foundations, although new articles were added. The Switzerland foundation, in turn, served as a role model for Liechtenstein. In writing the book, the author aims to provide comprehensive information about Panamanian foundations and to compare them with their Liechtenstein counterparts from a legal perspective – with the aid of historical, systematic and grammatical interpretations.
Irena Braxator was born in Zürich and studied law at Comenius University (Magister iuris) and Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua (Doctor iuris) (Panama). She worked as a lawyer in Vaduz (Liechtenstein) and New York (USA). She is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), London and of the International B...
Title:Fundamental Principles of Panamanian FoundationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:8.27 × 5.51 × 0.98 inPublished:January 27, 2011Publisher:Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der WissenschaftenLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3631613326

ISBN - 13:9783631613320

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Table of Contents

Contents: Fundamental principles of the Panama foundation – Legal comparison with the Liechtenstein family foundation – Historical, systematical and grammatical Interpretation of the legal provisions – Practical models, drafts and samples in original Spanish language as well as the corresponding English translation.