Covid 19


New Legislative Changes on Kurzarbeit and Financial Support for Telework

On December 9, 2020, the Law no. 282/2020 for the approval of the Government Emergency Ordinance no. 132/2020 on support measures for employees and employers in the context of the spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, as well as on encouraging employment (hereinafter referred to as the “Law no. 282/2020”) was published in the Official Gazette of

Law no. 102/2020 for ammending and supplementing the companies Law no. 31/1990

On 2 July 2020, Law No. 102/2020 for amending and supplementing the Companies Law No. 31/1990 (“Companies Law”) was published in the Official Gazette No. 583/2020 (“Law No. 102/2020”). The Law No. 102/2020 will enter into force on 5 July 2020. The Law No. 102/2020 amends several provisions of the Companies Law, as follows: repeals

GDPR – Impact of COVID – 19

Following the impact of coronavirus (“COVID-19”) across the world which continues to be a source of concern for all businesses, the implementation of emergency measures (Presidential Decree no. 195 dated 16.03.2020, Military Ordinance no. 1 dated 17.03.2020, Military Ordinance no. 2 dated 21.03.2020, Military Ordinance no. 3 dated 24.03.2020, etc.) to ensure the safety and

Emergency situation certificates | COVID-19 | Romania

In the context of the state of emergency instated on the territory of Romanian by the Presidential Decree no. 165/2020 (hereinafter referred to as the “Decree”),1 on 25 March 2020, the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Business Environment passed Order no. 791/2020 on the issuing of emergency situation certificates to companies whose activity is affected

Amendments to the Companies Law and Accounting Law

The Law No. 163/2018 for amending and supplementing the Accounting Law no. 82/1991 (“Accounting Law”), the Companies Law No. 31/1990 (“Companies Law”) and the Law No. 1/2005 pertaining to the organization and operation of cooperatives, has been published in the Official Gazette of Romania No. 595/12 July 2018 and enters into force on 15 July

New Law for Teleworking activity in Romania

The Romanian Parliament has recently adopted Law no. 81/2018 regulating teleworking (the “Teleworking Law”). The Teleworking Law was published in the Official Gazette of Romania, Part 1, no. 296/02.04.2018. Definition of Teleworking Teleworking is defined as a form of organising the work that allows an employee to work regularly (at least one day/month) and voluntarily

Amendments to the registration procedure with the Trade Registry and the Companies Act

On 16 June 2015, the Law No. 152/2015 amending and supplementing the legislation regarding the registration with the trade registry (“Law No. 152/2015”) has been announced and is pending publication with the Official Gazette. The Law No. 152/2015 transposes the Directive 2012/17/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 89/666/EC and