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Taxation of foreign managers in Estonia
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Foreign members of control organs of Estonian companies may face income tax in Estonia
bnt continues to be on the rise on the Universum Awards 2017 ranking of the most attractive employers
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Czech Republic: Universum, in collaboration with Studenta Media, has published the results of the fourth annual survey "Czech Republic´s Most...
Changes to the Insolvency Act as of 1 July 2017
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Czech Republic: Yet another "Major" Amendment to Insolvency Law
New Legal Framework for the Protection of Private Data
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Czech Republic: The General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR
Paternal Leave
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Czech Republic: As of February 2018, new fathers will be entitled to a new welfare payment within the context of sick-leave insurance
Managing Directors Becoming VAT Payers?
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Czech Republic: Towards the end of 2016, the Czech Supreme Administrative Court handed down a decision which opens the way for members of corporate...
bnt partner speaks at conference
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Lithuania: bnt Vilnius Partner Yvonne Goldammer shared her expertise at a conference organised by the Lithuanian Young Bar Association “Lithuanian...
New rules on remuneration for construction work subcontractors
Monday, 15 May 2017
Poland: The amendments form part of a broader reform to facilitate creditors in recovering their claims.
Cash payments: new restrictions and obligations for businesses
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Belarus: From 12.09.2017 legal entities and individual entrepreneurs accepting cash payments from individuals must do so according to the following...
Construction Contracts: new rules from 2018
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Germany: From 2018 the legal basis for construction contracts will be specially regulated in the Civil Code for the first time Reform of the Law on...
Slovakia: heavy demand for workers
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Slovakia: Workforce in Slovakia in high demand
Notable Changes in Pre-Insolvency Procedures
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
Latvia: Transparency of Legal Protection Proceedings concerning debtors in Latvia to be considerably increased.
bnt Vilnius welcomes Justina Rakauskaitė
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
Lithuania: We are pleased to announce that Justina Rakauskaitė has joined bnt Vilnius as a Senior Associate.
Additional burden for Bulgarian employers who send employees abroad
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Bulgaria: Bulgaria waives derogation as to transposition of Directives 2014/67/EU and 96/71/EО into Bulgarian legislation Since the beginning of...
bnt ranked among the top law firms in Lithuania by Legal 500
Monday, 24 April 2017
Lithuania: We are pleased to announce that bnt attorneys-at-law Vilnius is again highly recommended in the prestigious legal directory guide Legal...
bnt Vilnius lawyer Karolina Gasparke promoted to Senior Associate
Friday, 21 April 2017
Lithuania: We are pleased to announce the promotion of Karolina Gasparkė to Senior Associate.
bnt Holds its Ground Among International Rankings and Awards
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Czech Republic: bnt again qualifies as one of the 20 top-rated law firms in the Czech Republic. The prestigeous legal rating agency Chambers and...
Do You Know Your Income Tax Prepayments?
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Czech Republic: The amount and frequency of income tax prepayments differ from taxpayer to taxpayer.
Is the Supreme Court Condoning Alcohol in the Workplace?
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Czech Republic: Zero tolerance for alcohol in the workplace? According to a decision by the Supreme Court, traces of alcohol in one's blood need not...
Right of Way by Necessity
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Czech Republic: Bought a "locked-in" property? You may well have forfeited the option to seek the necessary right of way
Tax Penalties Don´t Protect Against Criminal Prosecution
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Czech Republic: Supreme Court confirms: tax sinners who were punished by the finance office may still be prosecuted under criminal law provisions.
Prestigious Legal 500 recommends bnt partner Frank Heemann
Friday, 14 April 2017
Lithuania: The prestigious legal directory Legal 500 has again recommended bnt attorneys-at-law Vilnius Managing partner Frank Heemann.
Welcome to new colleague at bnt Vilnius
Friday, 14 April 2017
Lithuania: We are pleased to announce that Odeta Maksvytytė has joined bnt Vilnius as a Senior Associate.
bnt experts as speakers at insolvency conference
Thursday, 13 April 2017
Lithuania: bnt Vilnius Partner Frank Heemann and Senior Associate Karolina Gasparkė shared their expertise at a Cross-Border Corporate Insolvency...
6th DIS Baltic Arbitration Days in Riga
Monday, 27 March 2017
Latvia: Commercial arbitration involving states or state-owned entities.Focus countries: Iran, Russian Federation, Turkey, Ukraine.
Minsk / Belarus Chambers Global
Friday, 24 March 2017
Belarus: bnt attorneys-at-law in Minsk is recommended in the Chambers Global Guide for the Corporate/Commercial sector. 
Caution when dealing with goods subject to excise taxes
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Poland: The government is fighting rampant tax evasion in the trade in certain goods. This will not impact businesses as long as they observe their...
We Have Become Main Partner of the In-House Lawyer 2017 Award
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Czech Republic: Our firm has decided to support this year's IN-HOUSE LAWYER OF THE YEAR award, which is bestowed annually upon the best company...
New Labour Code
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Lithuania: New Labour Code: in a sprint to the finish?
Amendment to ICC Arbitration Rules
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
The Paris-based International Court of Arbitration enables expedited procedure
Trusts – the Legal Rules and their Application in Practice
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Czech Republic: Trusts in the light of the amendment to the Civil Code, and their broad range of possible applications
Change of Employer by Force of Law
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Czech Republic: The termination of a commercial lease may under certain conditions trigger the transfer of rights and obligations associated with an...
Appreciation of Rental Property by Way of Technical Improvements, under Amended Tax Regulations
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Czech Republic: In the future, economic beneficiaries will be allowed to depreciate the value created by technical improvements in their own...
What's New in the Amended Payment Transactions Act
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Czech Republic: An amendment to the Act on Payment Transactions brings new benefits for consumers and broadens the range of obligations on the part...
Inadmissibility of arbitration on consumer disputes
Thursday, 16 March 2017
Bulgaria: Bulgaria imposes ban on arbitration for consumer disputes
Significant changes in Construction contract law
Thursday, 16 March 2017
Germany: Owing to the enormous economic importance of construction law, wide-ranging changes are planned to the Construction contract law.
Case law on redundancy and transfer of undertakings
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Latvia: The Supreme Court has issued a judgment on the grounds for redundancy when restructuring a company and outsourcing services.
Important news for company owners
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Belarus: Changes in registration and liquidation procedure for business entities.
Resurrection of Personal Insolvencies in Slovakia?
Friday, 10 March 2017
Slovakia: New amendment to the Act on Insolvency and Restructuring (“IARA”) came into force on 1 March 2017.
EU enables creditors
Thursday, 09 March 2017
Lithuania: New EU regulation in force from 18 January: creditors may apply for a preservation order on a debtor’s bank accounts within the EU.
bnt partner elected vice president of the AHK board in Lithuania
Friday, 24 February 2017
Lithuania: bnt partner Frank Heemann on 21 February 2017 elected as the new vice president of the board of German Baltic Chamber of Commerce in...
bnt support social entrepreneurs
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Lithuania: bnt Vilnius managing partner Frank Heemann shares his experience as businessman and lawyer during the social entrepreneurship startup...
Centralized Records of Bank Accounts – Effective Protection and Stringent Oversight?
Monday, 20 February 2017
Czech Republic: Central registry of bank accounts to help law enforcement and mitigate the risk of sensitive information leaks
Civil Code Abandons Special Manner of Representation in Labor-Law Relations
Monday, 20 February 2017
Czech Republic: Amendment abolishes the requirement for legal entities with a collective statutory body to act in a special manner towards their...
List of Qualified Suppliers
Monday, 20 February 2017
Czech Republic: Update of the qualified suppliers list; optional entry of regular subcontractors
Have a Look at the Upcoming Amendment to the Income Tax Act
Friday, 17 February 2017
Czech Republic: On 13 January 2017, the House of Deputies approved a bill which among other things changes the Income Tax Act
Tax incentives for FEZ companies
Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Lithuania: Starting from 2017 amendments to the Law on Corporate Income Tax (LCIT) are in force.
bnt Bratislava Nominated for “Good Community Partner” Award
Monday, 06 February 2017
Slovakia: For the 18th time, the Pontis foundation will present awards to companies that conduct business in Slovakia with higher aims than simply...
Changes following amendment to the Enforcement Regulation
Friday, 03 February 2017
Slovakia: Your favourite bailiff will no longer be in charge of enforcing your money claims.
Five-day visa-free stay in Belarus
Monday, 30 January 2017
Belarus: From 12 February 2017 citizens of 80 countries will be allowed to stay in Belarus without a visa for up to five days.