Geographically and economically, Romania is well-placed to attract foreign investment – so long as imminent elections don’t scupper its stability
The government’s appetite for legislation is proving a headache for lawyers but a new civil code and an accelerating automotive industry are a great pick-me-up
Energy could shelter Cyprus from the worst headwinds coming from long-term partner Russia. Will a surge of global firms follow the power line?
Serbia has had a dramatic year, with landmark elections followed by devastating floods
As international firms question their future in these small, closely linked markets, local lawyers too are eyeing the business environment with caution
Dentons has hired White & Case’s EMEA director of strategic projects Richard Singer as its new European chief operating officer (COO).
Clifford Chance Bucharest partner Perry Zizzi has rejoined Dentons, almost seven years after quitting legacy Salans for the magic circle firm.
Romania: Law 84/2014 on employee inventions download subscription
In Romania, a new law on employee inventions entered into force on 29 June 2014. The law abrogates former provisions on employee inventions set forthby the country’s Patent Law.
The employment of the consumer relations officer download subscription
An unqualified consumer relations officer can only be employed until the 31 July 2014 at the latest.
Croatia highlights — income tax law and compulsory health insurance: July 2014 download subscription
This briefing deals with a repeal of the provisions of the Income Tax Law regarding the retroactive taxation of receipt from dividends and profit sharing.
Be Global — July 2014: new gender equality reporting obligations in Australia; meaning of ‘last wage’ clarified in UAE; and more subscription
Be Global is DLA Piper’s snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global operations.
Employment Newsletter: July 2014 — amendments to Serbia’s Labour Law download subscription
The Parliament of the Republic of Serbia adopted amendments to the Labour Law on 18 July 2014.
Poland implements EU Consumer Rights Directive — how will businesses be affected? download subscription
The EU Consumer Rights Directive required businesses across the EU to comply with its requirements from 13 June 2014.
DKF and Wierzbowski Eversheds defence and security networking meeting: discussion of the new Offset Act download subscription
The new Offset Act was signed into law by the president of Poland on 7 July 2014 and will come into force 14 days after publication in the Journal of Laws.
IPPC in Poland: major amendments to the environmental law download subscription
On 11 July 2014, the Polish Parliament adopted the draft of the bill to amend the environmental law and certain other acts.