IVO GRLICA, LL. M. (WU, Vienna)

Top ICO Advisor and Tax Law Specialist

Founding partner

Ivo Grlica is an international ICO/startup legal advisor and the founding partner of “GrlicaLaw” legal agency who has consulted numerous ICO/startup projects and founding teams coming from five different continents. 

Ivo provides legal advice to start-ups and innovative businesses and specializes in international tax law.

Ivo is an ICO Bench rating agency expert and cooperates with Blockchain Think Tank, AmCham Slovenia, Deutschland Blockchain Bundesverband, LSBC and various other organizations.

CAREER

2018, GrlicaLaw, Founding partner

2015-2018, Law Firm Ilić and Partners, Attorney

2013-2014, Tax Gorup, Tax Advisor

2012-2013, Ljubljana High Court

Education

2018, LL.M. degree in international tax law, WU Vienna

2015, State Bar Exam

2011, Law Degree, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, title: Univ. dipl. pravnik (cum laude; graduated as the best in generation)

LANGUAGES

Slovene, English, German, Russian, Croatian, Serbian

MEMBERSHIPS

Deutschland Blockchain Bundesverband, 2018
Blockchain Think Tank Slovenia, 2017
AmCham Slovenia Young Leaders Club, 2016                                           AmCham Slovenia Circular and Sharing Economy Committee, 2016

PUBLICATIONS

  • What to consider when considering a security token offering (STO), Medium online publication, June 2019;
  • Baseball Arbitration: Comparison of the Rules under the U.S.-Canada Tax Treaty with the Rules under the Multilaterl Instrument, in Majdanska/Turcan (Eds), OECD Arbitration in Tax Treaty Law, 2018;
  • How the Sharing Economy is Challenging the EU VAT System, International VAT Monitor, 2017 (Volume 28), No 2, IBFD, Amsterdam;
  • Obravnava sodelovalnega gospodarstva z vidika DDV, Pravna praksa, št. 36-37, September 2016;
  • Pravni in davčni izzivi sodelovalnega gospodarstva, Pravna praksa, št. 27, julij 2016;
  • Izzivi učinkovitejše ureditve postopka skupnega dogovora v davčnih zadevah, Pravna praksa, št. 15, april 2016;
  • Kaj prinašajo vnaprejšnji cenovni sporazumi, Pravna praksa, št. 39-40, oktober 2015;
  • Obeta se pomembna novela Zakona o davčnem postopku, Pravna praksa, št. 24-25, junij 2015;
  • Klavzule o omejevanju ugodnosti (LOB klavzule), Denar, Revija o davkih, junij 2015;
  • Davčni odtegljaj v mednarodnih transakcijah, Pravna praksa, št. 18, maj 2015.