July 2019 | Amendment to the Act on the Register of Public Sector Partners
An amendment to the Act on the Register of Public Sector Partners will enter into force on September 1, 2019. The amendment follows more than two years of application of the Act and takes into account knowledge from application practice,...
June 2019 | Increase in Reimbursement for Use of Own Vehicles by Employees on Business Trips
June 1, 2019, Decree of the Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family of the
Slovak Republic No. 143/2019 Coll. came into effect, by which, after more than
10 years, the Ministry has made a small adjustment to the...
May 2019 | Amendment to the Public Procurement Act
The amendment to the Public Procurement Act, effective
as of 1 January 2019, removes some administrative problems of the previous
The first change is the introduction of a new category
of contracts that is not covered by this Act....
April 2019 | Amendment to the Slovak Labor Code effective as of January 1, 2019
On December 7, 2018, the National Council of the Slovak Republic (the Slovak parliament) approved an amendment to the Labor Code to include a new provision, Section 13(5), effective as of January 1, 2019.
Under the new provision, employers must...
March 2019 | New Legislation on Whistleblowing
The new legislation in the area of reporting wrongdoing
(whistleblowing), Act No. 4/2019 Coll. on Protection of Whistleblowers (the “Act”), entered into force on March 1,
Among other things, the Act regulates (a) the conditions for
providing protection to...