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Jana Novák (female surname newly)

Jana Novák (female surname newly)

Until recently, it was opossible to register a female surname without suffixation (i.e. in the masculine form) only in exceptional situations.

Suspension of the discharge from debts

Suspension of the discharge from debts

A number of debtors may find themselves in a situation where their income is temporarily lost due to the Government’s current or future epidemiological measures. The solution to avoid revocation of the discharge of debt may be the suspension thereof.

Franchising Seminar

Franchising Seminar

The current legal principles and practices of Czech and international franchising

Covid remuneration (not) subject to insolvency of one half

Covid remuneration (not) subject to insolvency of one half

Up until July 30 last year, debtors employed in the health care industry were concerned about whether or not the bonuses granted under the Department of Health's subsidy program for their deployment in the Covid epidemic would be subject to insolvency.

Interview for EPRAVO.CZ on franchising

Interview for EPRAVO.CZ on franchising

Our partner JUDr. Jiří Ctibor, LL.M., Ph.D. was the first guest invited by epravo.cz studio this year.

Here comes the testing again...

Here comes the testing again...

As of January 17, 2022, all employers are obliged to ensure regular self-testing of employees twice a week with a rapid antigenic test taken at the workplace.

New building requirements (you can't stop progress)!

New building requirements (you can't stop progress)!

If you are preparing a development project, you must not miss the decree providing for a change of technical requirements for buildings.

Do I need to keep the original copy of the green card in my car?

Do I need to keep the original copy of the green card in my car?

We all know it...

Even the CEO has to rest (sometimes)

Even the CEO has to rest (sometimes)

Company executives and members of the Boards of Directors of companies exercise their office in principle personally and continuously.

No more (unsolicited) calls from call centres

No more (unsolicited) calls from call centres

Probably every mobile phone owner has experienced this..

Whistleblowing - a mandatory reporting system in almost every company

Whistleblowing - a mandatory reporting system in almost every company

With the end of the term of the Chamber of Deputies, the bill on the protection of whistleblowers, i.e. whistleblowers of possible illegal acts at the workplace, has "fallen under the table" for the time being.

Don't send out invitations to the general meeting at the last minute! (especially before Christmas)

Don't send out invitations to the general meeting at the last minute! (especially before Christmas)

Are you preparing a general meeting in your company?

Please do not forget to ensure mandatory testing of employees

Please do not forget to ensure mandatory testing of employees

All employers are required to ensure that employees are tested with an antigene test (self-test/test performed by a health care provider) at least once a week; the first testing should take place no later than 29 November 2021.

Fines, fines (and more) fines

Fines, fines (and more) fines

You may have heard of the Beneficial Owners Register.

The most common mistakes made by debtors in insolvency proceedings

The most common mistakes made by debtors in insolvency proceedings

Are you or a close person in insolvency?

Has your electricity or gas supplier raised the prices? Don't be afraid to fight back!

Has your electricity or gas supplier raised the prices? Don't be afraid to fight back!

As of January 1, 2022, an amendment to the Energy Act regulates certain consumer and customer protection measures in response to unfair commercial practices by some energy suppliers.