Our colleague Jiří Ctibor is currently lecturing at several seminars held specifically for Chinese investors with the aim to introduce investment opportunities in Europe, particularly in the Czech Republic.
On 17 August 2017 the association of Czech lawyers Všehrd organized a summer event for its members, alumni and friends at the botanical garden of the Charles University.
An extensive amendment to the Building Act will come into effect on January 1, 2018. The Amendment introduces in particular a new permit procedure - the so-called joint procedure, which enables to conduct both zoning and building procedures jointly in order to accelerate the entire process.
As of June 1, 2017, Martin Horvát has become a new insolvency assistant for the Z/C/H Legal insolvency team.
Our franchising expert Jiří Ctibor along with Iva Horáčková prepared a book dedicated to franchising in cooperation with Wolters Kluwer ČR, a. s. The book comes out this fall.
Our team member, Mgr. Vendula Dubová, currently acting as a legal trainee, has successfully passed her bar exam and, as of July 1, 2017, Vendula will cooperate with Z/C/H Legal as an associated lawyer.
Z/C/H Legal provides the possibility for students from all over the world to do an internship at the law office to get to know the Czech legal system and to gain international experience.
As with last year, we are again a partner to this year’s Summer Programme on Law organized by the European Centre for Career Education (ECCE) .
On June 10, 2017, the 1st Czech-Slovak-Chinese Investment & Trade Forum organized by the Czech-Chinese Chamber of Commerce will take place in Olomouc.
The photovoltaic power plant in Tuchlovice faced a complaint filed by the supreme prosecutor who had proposed the termination of its license. The motion for the license termination was satisfied by the Regional Court in Brno as it was ascertained that the power plant did not have a due audit report available, which would certify its safety.
The 9th annual international Franchise Day Prague 2017 conference was held on May 11, 2017. The Franchise Day Prague is a prestigious and unforgettable event where both domestic and international franchise brands are introduced, current franchising trends are presented and business ideas and inspiring initiatives are shared.
On April 26, 2017, our law firm in cooperation with Všehrd society organized a lecture for students of the Faculty of Law of the Charles University.
A guide of the Attorney’s General office to the Act providing for criminal liability of legal entities
In connection with an amendment to the Act providing for criminal liability of legal entities and proceedings held against them (“ZTOPO“), the Attorney’s General office issued a guide for the application of Section 8 ss. 5 of the Act. With effect from December 1, 2016, the provision inserts into the regulation an institute of exemption of legal entity from criminal liability.
The epravo.cz website now offers you the opportunity to buy an online franchising course prepared by our colleague Mr. Jiří Ctibor. In this course, Mr. Ctibor first introduces franchising and its basic terms, such as franchisor, franchisee or master franchise.
Ms. Jana Süssmilichová, an attorney who specializes on real estate law, among others, was a guest to the Snídaně s Novou morning show again on May 3, 2017.
Last week, Z/C/H Legal attended another one of the international conferences organized by the elite international association of law firms - TAGLaw, where Z/C/H Legal is its proud member.