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A groundbreaking court decision regarding unqualified trades

A groundbreaking court decision regarding unqualified trades

It is a common practice of all companies to specify the scope of business by reference to unqualified trades listed in the Trade Licensing Act or in a similar way. If the companies conduct business in the area of so-called unqualified trades, they…
COVID as an occupational disease

COVID as an occupational disease

In the recent times, responsibility of the employer in case an employee contracts the COVID-19 disease at work – or at least he supposes he did – is beginning to appear increasingly more frequently in practice. How is it with employer responsibility…
Beneficial owner registration – the new rules are here!

Beneficial owner registration – the new rules are here!

Today, that is 1 June 2021, the new act no. 37/2021 Coll., the Beneficial Owner Registration Act (“the act”) is coming into operation. It newly connects perceptible sanctions to the failure to comply with the obligations it lays down. Therefore, if…
Investment incentives and the impact of the coronavirus

Investment incentives and the impact of the coronavirus

Investment incentives have been with us in the Czech Republic for more than 20 years. The investment incentives act (no. 72/2000 Coll.) has changed many times since it took effect in 2000 and it is not easy to find one’s bearings in what rules apply…
The Czech National Bank has kept the interest rates on their current level

The Czech National Bank has kept the interest rates on their current level

At its meeting on 6 May 2021, CNB Bank Board kept the interest rates on their current level. The two-week REPO rate remains on 0.25 %, the discount rate on 0.05 % and the Lombard rate on 1 %.
Prolongation of the Compensation Bonus for the month of May 2021

Prolongation of the Compensation Bonus for the month of May 2021

The current situation in the Czech Republic enables gradual opening of shops and services, the activity of which was limited or which were closed due to the government measures. The health situation does not enable opening all trade at once, and the…
Whistleblowing yesterday, today and tomorrow

Whistleblowing yesterday, today and tomorrow

Introduction Whistleblowing is something we encounter more frequently than it may seem. Remember Al Pacino in the film Serpico, where he played the part of a policeman, who refused to join in the practice of his colleagues and accept bribes from New…
New act on verifying foreign investments

New act on verifying foreign investments

Are you planning on an investor from a country outside the EU entering your company, or have you even been negotiating with one already? In that case you will be interested in the new act on verifying foreign investments, which will come into force…
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