News & Events
July 2020 | Lex Corona

On July 9, 2020, the National Council of the Slovak Republic approved a government bill called the “lex corona” (in Slovak: lex korona), containing a package of measures to improve the business environment and reduce the administrative burden on entrepreneurs...

June 2020 │ Planned Reorganization of the Justice System

The Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic has published preliminary information concerning the preparation of a draft bill on the seats and districts of the courts of the Slovak Republic. The aim is to implement the so-called new judicial...

May 2020 | New Development in Reimbursement of Rent During Emergency Situation

In the third week of May 2020, the Prime Minister and the Minister of Economy announced that a final agreement on reimbursement of rents has been reached by the government. In general, the proposed scheme should be based on the...

April 2020 | Changes to the Labor Code

In relation to the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the National Council of the Slovak Republic (parliament) has adopted Act No. 66/2020 Coll., supplementing the Labor Code. The amendment entered into force on the date of its publication. Under the...

March 2020 | Coronavirus: Employers & Employees

In connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the competent authorities in the Slovak Republic are taking a number of measures to prevent and slow down the spread of the virus. These measures significantly affect the running of the whole country,...