Panama adopts new temporary labor regulations in the face of the COVID 19 pandemic

Please find attached new measures recently published in the Official Gazette in the face of the COVID 19 pandemic.

Panama establishes and regulates Teleworking

ARIFA's Labor and Employment lawyers highlight the most important aspects of the recently enacted telewor...

The Supreme Court of Panama rules in favor of the Principle of Competence-Competence

Competence-Competence is the arbitration principle pursuant to which an arbitral tribunal has the power to rule on its own jurisdi...

Country by Country Report – Panama adopts new tax compliance report

In  2016, Panama adopted the implementation of the recommendations made by the G20 countries and the OECD on the application ...

Panamanian government sets the new minimum wage

By means of Executive Decree No. 424 of December 31, 2019, the Government of Panama approved the new minimum wage that will enter ...

Ex Parte Injunctions are reinstated in Panama

As of December 11th, 2019, Ex Parte Injunctions were reinstated in Panama.