The Office for the Protection of Competition has issued a new methodology concerning the sanctions for the breach of the Competition Protection Act, such as an execution of prohibited agreements, abuse of dominant position, anti-competitive conduct of public administration bodies or administrative infractions in concentration of competitors.
On May 2 to 4, 2018, a traditional international conference of elite international TAG Alliance associations, which associates law firms and accounting businesses from all over the world, was held in Barcelona.
What does work in the struggle with competition? Multi franchising! This trend in business and its undeniable benefits are the subjects JUDr. Jiří Ctibor deals with in his article published on the well-known financial portal Investujeme.cz.
The international rating agency CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS, which has been compiling leaderboards of the most successful providers of legal services on world markets since 1990, published its assessment for 2018.
In cooperation with JUDr. Iva Horáčková, JUDr. Jiří Ctibor published an article dealing with the pre-contractual information duty of franchisor as viewed by the Czech regulation.
In 2018, the alliance of law firms, TAGLaw, was again awarded by the international rating agency Chambers&Partners as an elite global network.
The 11th international conference is coming and we will be there! As every year, on Thursday, April 26, 2018, franchising personalities from all over the world will be meeting in Prague.
In connection with the forthcoming effect of the General Personal Data Regulation, the elite alliance, TAGLaw, has launched an information center for the GDPR on its web site.
In cooperation with the Association of Czech Lawyers we are preparing a lecture on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which will be held on April 3, 2018, at 6 PM at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague.
This year, the Association of Czech lawyers, Všehrd, celebrates its 150th anniversary. On this occasion, a meeting of important members of the Association, representatives of the academic community and friends of the Association, including our law firm, took place on March 8, 2018, in the Grand Hall of Carollinum.
From March 2018, a new colleague, Sylva Slezakova, will be joining Z/C/H as a legal trainee. Sylva graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague.
This year again, Z/C/H Legal participated in the job fair for students and graduates of law schools - Job Fair Kontakt 2018. The fair is held every year by the ELSA Study Association at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University.
On January, 2018, Jiří Ctibor attended an international reunion of partners to Cathay Associates in Vienna. Cathay Associates is an international alliance of legal firms currently represented in more than 50 countries worldwide.
In early February we have welcomed back again our colleague Honza Dočekal who has returned to Z/C/H after a half-year study break at the University of Turku in Finland. As an assistant, Honza is now supporting our insolvency section.
In its section called the Book of the Week, the Marketing&Media magazine introduces The Franchising, a book authored by Jiří Ctibor and Iva Horáčková.
The British Corporate INTL Magazine, which offers namely consulting services in international business and finance, awarded Z/C/H Legal the firm of the year in franchising in the Czech Republic for the year 2018.