Legal
11 December 2019

Five major legislation changes in posting of workers

The National Council of the Slovak Republic approved an amendment to the Labor Code effective as of 30 July 2020. This amendment will introduce changes adopted in the European Directive no. 957/2018, amending the original Directive 96/71/EC on the…

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Mária Hrdličková

Legal
14 November 2019

Six main changes in the Commercial Code

Changes in the liquidation process of companies and co-operatives, introduction of the deposit for liquidation, winding-up of companies due to overdue filing of their financial statement into the Collection of Deeds or a change in the scope of data…

Marian Dzuroška,

Cyril Hric

Legal
25 September 2019

The main changes in the Act on the Register of Public Sector Partners

Joint and several liability of the members of the statutory body of the public sector partner, new criteria for determination of the value of benefits from a contract as well as verification of ultimate beneficial owners whenever, even without…

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Alžbeta Špitová

Legal
19 June 2019

Tightening of conditions of recording the employees' working time

The Court of Justice of the European Union has delivered a landmark judgment in Case C-55/18 Federación de Servicios de Comisiones Obreras v Deutsche Bank (the "Judgement") in relation to recording of employees' daily working time. On its basis,…

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Ladislav Šimko

Legal
30 May 2019

Statutory obligations for publicly traded joint stock companies increase

The National Council of the Slovak Republic has adopted an amendment to the Commercial Code, which enacts new rules in relation to remuneration of members of board of directors, supervisory board and certain individuals in the top management of…

Milina Schifferdeckerová,

Alžbeta Špitová

Legal
25 March 2019

The circulation of public documents within the EU simplifies

Legislative changes, which should simplify evidencing of authenticity of certain public documents such as birth certificate, marriage certificate or death certificate, have come into force. Neither the Apostille nor official translation of these…

Marian Dzuroška,

Alžbeta Špitová

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