Major legislative changes in the Czech Republic — why investors must act

The most important change implemented by the new Civil Code in the area of contract law is the cancellation of parallel rules; so far the same agreement can be governed either by the Civil Code or by the Commercial Code depending on the status of the parties (entrepreneur, consumer, public body etc). This division will be removed and in the future each contract type will be subject to only one act, namely the new Civil Code.

The new Civil Code brings not only a substantial number of changes including new terminology but even introduces brand-new contract types…

If you are registered and logged in to the site, click on the link below to read the rest of the Taylor Wessing briefing. If not, please register or sign in with your details below.

Briefings from Taylor Wessing

View more briefings from Taylor Wessing

Analysis from The Lawyer

  • merger deal

    Corporate crunch time: who will triumph at The Lawyer Awards 2014?

    As the equity capital markets rocketed back into favour and global M&A saw at least a partial return to form, there have been some rich pickings for The Lawyer’s Corporate Team of the Year award shortlisted firms in 2014. 

  • singapore orchid

    Singapore: Cash course

    The city-state is working hard to become a global wealth management hub, and law firms are gearing up for a prosperous new world

View more analysis from The Lawyer


5 New Street Square

Turnover (£m): 228.00
No. of lawyers: 860
Jurisdiction: UK
No. of offices: 4
No. of qualified lawyers: 67 (International 50)