October 2021 │Planned changes in public procurement legislation
long-awaited draft amendment to Act No. 343/2015 Coll. on Public Procurement introduces
several significant changes. The changes should take effect from January 1,
2022. The amendment is currently in the final stage of the interdepartmental consultation
September 2021 │ Employers and employee vaccination from the perspective of labor law
On August 25,
2021, the National Labor Inspectorate published, on its official website, an
article entitled “Employers and Employee Vaccination from the Perspective of
Labor Law”. Below is a summary of the article:
Employers are limited in the ability to...
August 2021 │ The Supreme Administrative Court starts operating
On August 1, 2021, the new Supreme
Administrative Court of the Slovak Republic (the “Court”) commenced its
work. The Court has started operating with 16 judges. Pavol Naď, a regional
judge from Košice, has become the first President of the...
July 2021 │ Amendment to the Trade Licensing Act
The Trade Licensing Act (Act No. 455/1991 Coll.
on Trade Licensing) has been amended with effect from August 1, 2021. The aim
is to reduce the bureaucratic burden and make it easier for businesses to carry
out their business activities....
June 2021 | Shortening the time limit for lodging a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights
On August 1, 2021, Protocol No. 15 amending the Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms will enter into force.
The time limit for lodging a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights will be reduced...