Romanian government introduces new measures in response to COVID-19

On 26 October 2020, Romania put into place Government Emergency Ordinance no. 181/2020 (“GEO 181/2020”) approving additional tax measures and deadlines extensions to support business during the recovery period. Specifically, the new measures include the following: Extension of the deadline… Read moreRomanian government introduces new measures in response to COVID-19

Deloitte study: Europeans’ concerns regarding financial and employment problems diminished in the first four months since COVID-19 restrictions have eased

Europeans’ concerns regarding their financial and employment problems diminished in the first four months since the first COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the authorities have eased, according to Deloitte State of Consumer Tracker survey, with two-thirds of respondents being more open… Read moreDeloitte study: Europeans’ concerns regarding financial and employment problems diminished in the first four months since COVID-19 restrictions have eased

Shedding light on the convening term applicable for limited liability companies

As regards Romanian limited liability companies, the convening of the general assembly of shareholders is done in accordance with the articles of association or as provided under Romanian Companies Law 30/1991 (the ”Companies Law”), specifically through registered letter at least… Read moreShedding light on the convening term applicable for limited liability companies

Digital Auto Report 2020: COVID-19 pandemic shifted the consumer mobility preferences, the personal car becomes the main option again

COVID-19 pandemic restrictions shifted consumers’ mobility preferences, most of them preferring to use their own vehicle over shared mobility and public transportation, according to Strategy&, part of PwC network, Digital Auto Report 2020. Shared mobility decreased the most in Germany… Read moreDigital Auto Report 2020: COVID-19 pandemic shifted the consumer mobility preferences, the personal car becomes the main option again

RLWeek October 19-25, 2020: Government Emergency Ordinance on the establishment of urgent measures to ensure the need for doctors during the epidemiological risk. Amendment of the Statute of the Romanian Academy. Completion of methodological norms for the application of the Paternity Leave Law.

Procedure for engaging joint liability. Draft. On Thursday, October 22, 2020, the Ministry of Public Works, Development and Administration has launched in public debate a draft order for the approval of the Procedure for engaging the joint liability regulated by… Read more<strong>RLWeek</strong> October 19-25, 2020: Government Emergency Ordinance on the establishment of urgent measures to ensure the need for doctors during the epidemiological risk. Amendment of the Statute of the Romanian Academy. Completion of methodological norms for the application of the Paternity Leave Law.

Deloitte study: The pandemic speeds up big cities’ decisions to limit traffic and expand space for cyclists and pedestrians

The lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic seems to accelerate the changes already analyzed before by local authorities, such as transformation of city centers into more friendly areas for pedestrians and cyclists, according to Deloitte 2020 City Mobility Index. Cities… Read moreDeloitte study: The pandemic speeds up big cities’ decisions to limit traffic and expand space for cyclists and pedestrians

What are the chances of enforcing a foreign arbitral award or court judgment in Moldova? Recent developments & practical tips

Moldova is a member state to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. It is also a UNCITRAL Model Law country when it comes to international and domestic arbitration. In addition, Moldova has several… Read moreWhat are the chances of enforcing a foreign arbitral award or court judgment in Moldova? Recent developments & practical tips