Return of the “bad son” in the form of a statutory pre-emptive right, new obligation to register trust funds and other legislative news.
Registration of beneficial owners from 1January 2018 and legislative news from the previous quarter.
Protection of trade secrets according to the EU and legislation news from the past three months.
In May 2016, the Official Journal of the European Union published the “General Data Protection Regulation”, which represents the greatest change in data protection law in the last 20 years.
The New Public Procurement Act will go into effect on 1 October 2016, according to which contracting entities will now be obliged to exclude from public procurements all joint-stock companies that do not have book-entered shares.
What types of injuries count as work-related when they happen on business trips?
On 17 February 2016, the Czech Constitutional Court published its decision in the matter of the so-called ‘bakery cartel’, which may improve the position of companies during dawn raids.
Starting from 1 February 2016, all companies entering into purchase contracts with consumers or providing services to consumers have certain new obligations as a result of an amendment to the consumer protection act, in particular, the obligation to inform consumers of the possibility to settle any disputes out of court and provide information about the relevant entity to contact.
Please note that the deadline for the preparation of the report on relations is approaching.
The Lower Chamber has passed in the first reading a government bill to introduce a Public Procurement Act which aims to unify the rules of public procurement and concession contracts and to replace the current Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Procurements and the Act No. 139/2006 Coll., on Concession Contracts and Concession Procedures (the Concessions Act).
On 15 December 2015, the European Parliament approved in the second reading the biggest reform of the European trade mark law so far, the so called reform package.
On September 30, 2015 Czech Supreme Court issued a decision on acting of the statutory body of a legal person towards its employees explaining certain unclear provisions of the new Civil Code.
How to protect yourself against bullying by an insolvency petition?
As a follow-up to our previous newsletter, we would like to inform you that this morning the Court of Justice declared the Commission’s US Safe Harbor Decision invalid.
The Opinion of the Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union, dated 23 September 2015, may result in reviews of, and a reduction in, personal data transfers from Europe to the US.
A notary public may make entries in the Commercial Register while you wait.
The wide range of associated responsibilities in connection with the general meetings.
Is it possible to conclude a written contract via e-mail?
This year the Reports on Relations for 2014 will be regulated, for the first time, by the new rules resulting from the recodification of private law.
Act No. 261/2014 Coll., which amends certain Acts covering the financial market, went into effect on December 1,2014
Amendment to the New Civil Code
Illegal Work, Employment of Foreigners
New Public Procurement Directives