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CERHA HEMPEL newsletter September 2020

Keep up to date with the latest legal developments in Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic with our CEE newsletter.



Investment Control Act in force

Thomas Trettnak and Anna Wolf-Posch summarize the changes to the new Investment Control Act, most parts of which have already entered into force, and describe what impact the law will have on transactions.

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The new regulations on foreign donations in Belarus

A new decree on foreign donations will come into effect in Belarus on 27 August 2020. In his contribution, Sergei Makarchuk outlines the key points under the new regulations.

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New Food Act

Boyko Gerginov sets out the most important requirements introduced by the new Food Act that aims to ensure a high level of consumer protection and to align Bulgarian law with EU food regulations.

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Corporate decisions in times of global pandemic

Lukáš Srbecký and Vít Švestka highlight the possibility of corporate decisions being taken remotely, enabling firms to maintain their internal processes in difficult situations.

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New amendments to Hungarian Mandatory Guarantee Regulations to take effect on 1 January 2021

Andrea Magdolna Nagy outlines the changes to the Hungarian Mandatory Guarantee Regulations being implemented on 1 January 2021.

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Amendments regarding the Legal Status of Agricultural Land in Romania

This article highlights the main points of the amendments on the sale and purchase of agricultural land in Romania located outside a built-up area.

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Lex Korona

Jozef Bannert highlights the main points of Lex Korona, the purpose of which is to improve the business environment in Slovakia that has been negatively affected in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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