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Perhaps you are aware of it because of Sandra Cauffman’s crucial role at NASA as an specialist in Electrical Engineering and Physics; or because of the recent recognition by the World Health Organization for its initiative aimed towards collecting licenses for both current and future technologies that detect, prevent and

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easements
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Today, we are going to address another topic that is essential to this field: easements. When we discussed some of the aspects concerning the right of ownership, we posited that such a right is, under the branch of civil law known as “real rights” (meaning the rights that fall on

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boat registration
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Let’s register your boat! In Costa Rica, all boats must be registered through the National Registry of Ships, as stated in article 3 of the Regulations of the Costa Rican Naval Registry and article 38 of the Regulations for the Public Registry of Personal Property. Before carrying out the registration

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This an update of the general guidelines issued by the Department of Health for condominiums in response of the COVID 19 pandemic. This is applicable to both commercial and residential condominiums. This is the sixth version of the guidelines issued on May 12th, 2020. The following text is an extract

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purchasing process real estate costa rica
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When purchasing a property you want to make sure you are not buying into a problem. Sadly, there are enough stories out there about bad real estate deals. Most of the time people act with lack of knowledge. A significant challenge in Costa Rica is that there is no mandatory

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The ABC on Capital deriving from Real Estate
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Pursuant to a tax reform introduced by Law No. 9635 (the Law for Strengthening Public Finances) on Law No. 7092 (Income Tax Act) on December, 2018, the Capital Income Tax was introduced to the Costa Rican tax system. In light of that, and according to the aforementioned law, there are three basic

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We all want to have the property of our dreams: Excellent location, with comfort, quality and at a good price. We strive to take care of it, prune the garden, clean it and keep the roof in good condition, among other things; however, those are not the only tasks that

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Trusts As A Means Of Estate Planning
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Same as wills, testamentary trusts include the people who will receive your assets after you die, allowing you to freely manage them while you are alive. Unlike wills, trusts require you to give up direct ownership of those assets, by transferring them in fiduciary property to another, who is obliged to exercise this duty for your

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4th Version Of The General Guidelines For Condominiums Due To Health Alert Triggered By Coronavirus (Covid-19)
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On April 7th, 2020, the Ministry of Health published the latest version of these guidelines applicable to commercial and residential condominiums, as part of the preventative measures and mitigative actions issued following the COVID-19 alert. As mentioned in our previously published communication regarding these guidelines, they will be reviewed periodically, and

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RENTALS MORATORIUM PROPOSAL
Landlord/TenantReal Estate

Last April 7th, Irene Campos, the Housing Minister submitted a bill for the consideration and discussion of the senators. This bill proposes three types of rent moratoriums (commercial and residential), as a measure to aid those who have lost or had their income reduced due to the COVID-19 sanitary crisis.

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