A European Approach to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

On 19 February 2020, the European Commission published a White Paper on Artificial Intelligence proposing a common European Approach to AI that included policy means to boost investments in research and innovation, enhance the development of skills and support the uptake of AI by SMEs, as well as proposals for key elements of a future regulatory framework.

New Era in Commercial Leases in Turkey

When the Turkish Code of Obligations entered into force on 1 July 2012, it introduced numerous provisions in favour of lessees, similar to the pro-lessee provisions of the former Law on Real Estate Leases, without distinguishing between residential leases and workplace leases.

Significant Amendments to Turkish Competition Law

The Law Amending the Law on Protection of Competition was published in the Official Gazette dated 24 June 2020 and entered into force on the same day. The Amendment Law introduced many significant changes in Turkish competition law.

Serbian Competition Authority Interprets Merger Filing Requirements

The Serbian Competition Commission has been laying low since the outbreak of coronavirus, with the activities at the minimum. There has not been much news on its website either, except that on 1 June 2020, it clarified who is considered to be a party to a concentration and how merger filing thresholds are calculated.

Polenak Law Firm Contributed to the North Macedonia Chapter on Corporate Governance

Kristijan Polenak, managing partner and Tatjana Shishkovska, partner at Polenak Law Firm co-authored the North Macedonia chapter on Corporate Governance, 19th edition, published in June 2020 by Law Business Research Ltd.

SEE Legal Partners among IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2020

SEE Legal Group is proud to announce that six female partners have been recognised by the special edition of IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2020 as one of the leading female transaction lawyers in the world.

New Law on Collective Investment Undertakings in Albania

Albanian Parliament recently enacted a new Law on collective investment undertakings which entered into force on 20 June 2020.

White Paper on Foreign Subsidies in the EU Market

On 17 June 2020 the European Commission adopted the White Paper on foreign subsidies in the Single Market.

Maric & Co Selected as a Legal Service Provider of INA Grupa Companies

Maric & Co Law Firm has been recently selected in a panel as a preferred service provider of INA Grupa companies within the MOL Group program of external legal services.

Albanian Government Passes Detailed Rules on Concessions/PPPs

The Albanian Government has recently passed a decision with rules that are necessary for the implementation of the legal framework on concessions/PPPs.

Branko Maric on the Legal Profession in Bosnia and Herzegovina Before, During and After the War

CEE Legal Matters shared an interview with Branko Maric, managing partner at Maric & Co Law Firm, on the legal profession in Bosnia and Herzegovina before, during, and after the war time.