European data regulators issued EUR 1.64 billion in GDPR fines last year – a 50% increase on the previous year, according to global law firm DLA Piper

Global law firm DLA Piper publishes the 2023 edition of its annual GDPR and Data Breach survey revealing total fines issued for a wide range of GDPR infringements and the league table of fines issued by country since January 28th… Read moreEuropean data regulators issued EUR 1.64 billion in GDPR fines last year – a 50% increase on the previous year, according to global law firm DLA Piper

Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Fiscal facilities granted for supporting refugees and NGO initiatives

1. Types of support and manners to grant it Legislation provides for the following types of aid that may be granted to refugees by individuals or legal entities: – Donations in cash, through a specific platform created by IGSU, may… Read moreLegal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Fiscal facilities granted for supporting refugees and NGO initiatives

Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Living in Romania

While notoriously intimidating to navigate, even for locals, real estate usage and ownership is essential for the two most common basic needs and concerns of every person, housing and work. The Romanian real estate system is largely aligned and similar… Read moreLegal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Living in Romania

Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Establishing a non-governmental organization in Romania (“NGO”)

General aspects The two main forms of non-governmental organizations that may be established in Romania are the associations and foundations. While an association may be incorporated by at least three domestic/foreign individuals/entities as founding members, a foundation may be incorporated… Read moreLegal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Establishing a non-governmental organization in Romania (“NGO”)

Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Entrepreneurship in Romania

1. Main legal forms in which business may be conducted in Romania It should be noted that there are several type of corporate forms that may be established in Romania in order to conduct business, each with distinct structures and… Read moreLegal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Entrepreneurship in Romania

Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Employment in Romania

1. Main legal ways to adjust your stay in Romania in an employment context – background: as a rule, non-EU/EEA/Swiss nationals need a specific long-stay visa and residency permit for entering, staying and working in Romania. Exceptions are currently in… Read moreLegal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania: Employment in Romania

DLA Piper launches guide to support Ukrainian refugees in Romania: Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania | Юридична освітня програма для осiб, якi залишають Україну в Румунії

As part of its ‘Know Your Rights in Romania’ programme, a team of Romanian lawyers from DLA Piper have produced a guide to support Ukranian refugees in navigating various aspects of the Romanian legal system, and understanding their rights. The… Read moreDLA Piper launches guide to support Ukrainian refugees in Romania: Legal education programme for individuals fleeing Ukraine in Romania | Юридична освітня програма для осiб, якi залишають Україну в Румунії

DLA Piper Romania assisted Adservio on a EUR 2 million investment round led by Catalyst

Adservio, the EdTech management platform, has received a EUR 2 million funding from the venture capital fund Catalyst România, with legal assistance from a DLA Piper Romania cross-practice team of lawyers. The investment will help Adservio’s scaling and expansion into… Read moreDLA Piper Romania assisted Adservio on a EUR 2 million investment round led by Catalyst