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
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.
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,...