COVID-19

Slovenia Provides for Partial Reimbursement of Salaries to Employers Hit by Coronavirus

To limit the economic consequences of the coronavirus epidemic The Slovenian Parliament has adopted the Intervention Act on Measures in the Field of Salaries and Contributions (‘Intervention Act’) which provides for the possibility of (partial) reimbursement of salary payments to employers.

News on the Instating of the State of Emergency

Decree No. 195/16.03.2020 of the President on the instating of the state of emergency on the Romanian territory was published within the Official Gazette No. 212 dated 16 March 2020.

Urgent Response Measures for Greek Employers to the Negative Consequences of Coronavirus COVID-19

New measures for employers were issued on 11 March 2020 by the Greek Government in order to respond to the negative consequences of the occurrence of coronavirus COVID-19.

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News on the Instating of the State of Emergency

Decree No. 195/16.03.2020 of the President on the instating of the state of emergency on the Romanian territory was published within the Official Gazette No. 212 dated 16 March 2020.

blinkdraft|!

blinkdraft| is a new service of BDK Advokati that allows clients to access a comprehensive database of templates in employment law in Serbian language-only or in bilingual version (English and Serbian). Clients can quickly convert templates into custom made, ready-to-use, legal documents through an easy and highly intuitive process.

Urgent Response Measures for Greek Employers to the Negative Consequences of Coronavirus COVID-19

New measures for employers were issued on 11 March 2020 by the Greek Government in order to respond to the negative consequences of the occurrence of coronavirus COVID-19.

Challenges in Implementation of the Staff Leasing Act

BDK Advokati hosted a workshop on the Serbian Staff Leasing Act (“Act“) that came into force on 3 March 2020. Senior associate Nikola Cincovic and associate Marija Gligorevic led the workshop that was attended by the representatives of companies who were eager to hear about the specifics of the new legislation and discuss the challenges of its future implementation.

What Should an Employer Take into Account When Calculating the (Minimum) Wage for Work Carried out in 2020?

The Act Amending the Minimum Wage Act, adopted by the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia on 13 December 2018, introduced some important changes which raise a number of questions for employers. Some changes take effect as of 1 January 2020 and others as of 1 January 2021.

New Labour Act in Montenegro

New Montenegrin Labour Act introduces important changes to the regulation of employment.

Serbian Staff Leasing Act - Catching up with Reality

Despite ideological and legal differences between the social partners (employers’ and trade unions) that emerged in the course of its drafting, the Staff Leasing Act (“Act“) was finally adopted on 6 December 2019 and will become applicable on 1 March 2020 (except for the provisions on licensing of the staff leasing agencies, which will become applicable on 1 January 2020).

BDK Advokati Holds a Seminar on Data Processing in the Workplace

Milica Basta, senior associate at BDK Advokati, has held a seminar on the processing of personal data in the employment context for the representatives of Serbian companies. The event took place on 26 September 2019 in Belgrade and was hosted by Forum Media.

SEE Employment & Immigration Handbook 2018

SEE Legal Group has released its second edition of the Southeast Europe Employment & Immigration Handbook. The Handbook aims to provide to in-house counsels, human resources professionals and legal practitioners a helpful tool in understanding the legal framework regulating employment and immigration in the 12 jurisdictions of South East Europe. It highlights all the important aspects in the employment relations, such as hiring, amendment and termination of employment, salary and benefits payment and their taxation, working hours, vacation and other leaves, health and safety at work, non-compete…