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Estonian Air files for bankruptcy after EU Commission decision
Friday, 27 November 2015
Estonia: The European Commission concludes that State aid by Estonia to Estonian Air breaches EU state aid rules.
A step forward in the fight against shell corporations in public procurement
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Slovakia: News in the public procurement law - Register of final beneficiaries of subjects.
French lawyer (Avocat) joins bnt Vilnius
Monday, 23 November 2015
Lithuania: bnt Vilnius strengthens its French desk.
Framework for solar energy investments in Poland
Thursday, 19 November 2015
Poland: bnt Warsaw senior associate will run a workshop on legal framework for investments in photovoltaics in Berlin, Germany On 26 and 27 November...
Relations between Belarus and investors are newly regulated
Monday, 16 November 2015
Belarus: Significant changes concerning investor activity in Belarus are introduced by Presidential Decree no 8 of 13 November 2015.
Modifications to public procurement contracts
Monday, 16 November 2015
Latvia: Recent changes in the Public Procurement Law set a clear framework for possibilities to amend procurement contracts after completion of the...
Misselling – new regulations
Friday, 13 November 2015
Poland: New regulations on practices violating collective consumer interests involving financial products
Business Breakfast on EFPIA Disclosure Code
Thursday, 12 November 2015
Lithuania: Meet the Expert: “EFPIA Disclosure Code – are you ready to declare support for medics?”
Common market for medicines and medical devices in the Eurasian Economic Union
Thursday, 12 November 2015
Belarus: A common market for medicines and medical devices is developing in Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Armenia.
Computerised healthcare?
Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Lithuania: E-prescription: greater comfort, fewer mistakes?
(Im)possibility of contractual limitation of damages under Slovak law
Tuesday, 10 November 2015
Slovakia: Under Sec. 386 Commercial Code it is impossible to waive a claim for damages in advance, before violation of an obligation leading to...
New EU regulation on death and succession in force from August
Monday, 09 November 2015
Estonia: Regulation (EU) 650 / 2012: habitual residence, choice of law and European Certificate of Succession.
2016 – season for hunting legal zombies in Lithuania
Monday, 09 November 2015
Lithuania: The Lithuanian parliament has passed legislation addressing the issue of legal zombies in Lithuania: bnt got the snowball rolling.
Seminar on Enforcement process
Monday, 09 November 2015
Lithuania: bnt Vilnius invites you to a Seminar on 12 November in Vilnius on Enforcement Process Rules and Trends in Lithuania.
Debt collection: guidelines for business
Tuesday, 03 November 2015
Belarus: These guidelines provide information about the debt recovery procedure for businesses wishing to collect money owed to them by the...
The “Safe Harbour Agreement” is no longer “safe”.
Monday, 02 November 2015
Germany: The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the agreement on data protection between the EU and the US is invalid.
US Suspends Sanctions
Friday, 30 October 2015
Belarus: US suspends Sanctions against Belarusian Companies.
Estonia is preparing for refugees
Thursday, 29 October 2015
Estonia: Whereas Germany and other European states are faced with floods of arriving refugees, the situation in the Baltic states is much calmer
Unification of Insolvency Law
Friday, 23 October 2015
Czech Republic: New European Insolvency Regulation No. 2015/848 published, slated to come into force mid-2017
Reporting and record-keeping in the area of work accidents
Friday, 23 October 2015
Czech Republic: As of 1 January 2015, employers have new duties when it comes to logging and reporting work accidents
Public contracts after 2016
Sunday, 18 October 2015
Czech Republic: Benefits of the new Public Procurement Act
Thursday, 15 October 2015
Czech Republic: Management and compliance program
Kurzarbeit - a subsidy scheme for short-time work
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Czech Republic: The latest amendment to the Employment Act adds a new instrument to the tool-box of proactive government employment policy: an...
Tax treatment of liquidating distribution in the form of non-financial assets
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Czech Republic: Is the liquidating distribution of real estate subject to real estate transfer tax?
Fourth AML Directive
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Czech Republic: The fourth directive addressing the threat of money-laundering has come into force
How to approach General Terms and Conditions and contracts of adhesion
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Czech Republic: What to watch out for when entering into boilerplate contracts and contracts which refer to standard T&C
Misleading VW exhaust emissions – secure your rights promptly
Friday, 25 September 2015
False exhaust emissions data may raise defect claims. What you should know in order to secure your rights. The scandal about false emission data is...
Supervisory board – employees of foreign daughter companies are counted
Friday, 11 September 2015
Germany: When setting the composition of a supervisory board, employees of foreign daughter companies must be taken into account.
Stricter rules to be applied on separate ownership of buildings and land
Friday, 28 August 2015
Latvia: Changes to Latvian law restrict separate legal ownership of land and buildings.
Long-awaited amendments to the company law
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Belarus: From 26 January 2016, establishment of companies with one shareholder/member is possible in Belarus
Doctors: opportunities in Germany
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Lithuania: Meet the Experts: Startup in Germany for doctors, dentists or psychotherapists.
Doors wide open for secondary insolvency proceedings
Wednesday, 19 August 2015
Lithuania: bnt attorneys-at-law represent German insolvency administrator in a landmark cross-border insolvency case.
Real estate market confirms the trend towards economic revival
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
Czech Republic: Developer trio assesses real estate market development: more new apartments, lower prices, and interest rates hovering at the...
Invoice-matching reports
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
Czech Republic: As of 1 January 2016, VAT payers must disclose the data contained in their invoices to the finance office via a new invoice-matching...
Satisfaction of qualification criteria within a holding group
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
Czech Republic: The satisfaction of qualification criteria in tenders may be proven by invoking the references of an affiliate, without the latter...
Categorization of undertakings in the wake of the Accounting Act amendment
Saturday, 15 August 2015
Czech Republic: As of 1 January 2016, 90% of all companies will no longer have to publish a profit and loss statement and may compile overall...
Additional control from STI
Tuesday, 11 August 2015
Lithuania: As of 2016 the taxpayers themselves shall inform the STI about the tax risks.
Right of superficies to machinery
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
Czech Republic: The "right of superficies", which, once entered into the cadastral register, establishes a separate title to machines, marks a...
Will people no longer be allowed to submit VAT returns via databox (II)?
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
Czech Republic: Finance ministry abandons idea to disallow the submission of VAT returns via databox