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COSEVI has granted a moratorium of one month for vehicle owners whose inspection is due between May and June. This is applicable to vehicles with plates ending in 5 and 6. Thus, those who have to go in May will have time until June and those who have to go

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We have the pleasure of assisting expats from all corners of the world and have grown accustomed to seeing and dealing with cases where there is a disparity between the applicant’s name on the various documents we must submit to Immigration. For example, it is common to see wives who

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Many of you may already know this, however, it is always important to remember that an essential requirement when applying for Residency in Costa Rica is to have legal status in the country. That means that your entry stamp, received at the port of entry, must be valid. For example,

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Per Costa Rican law, any tico, Resident (either Temporary or Permanent), Student, Refugee, Asylee or Stateless child under the age of 18 needs a Minor’s Exit Permit to depart the country. It is, simply put, the authorization that the parents or legal guardian provide so that the child can exit

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We received an inquiry from Rob Evans, who happens to manage a Facebook Group called Costa Rica by Bus. In his group, someone inquired whether it is possible to bring service dogs into public transportation such as buses, taxis, or ferries. While transit law does not allow pets or animals

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Well, it has been a while since I last published a post. Work has been keeping us very busy and we also had a few curve balls that consumed some time and energy. Thankfully, we have been able to move forward but some of our clients have suffered as we

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I have been an attorney for ten years. I have seen a lot of things in this short period of time. Some good things and some bad things. I am an entrepreneur and started my own company with my wife in mid 2012. We were not born in a silver platter, so we had

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