13. 1. 2021

Proposal of amendment ZGD-1K (part two)

As presented in the previous issue, Parliament is set to adopt an amendment to the ZGD-1 (ZGD-1K) in the coming months. As announced, we bring you the main changes to be brought about under the amendment, triggered by the transposition of Directive (EU) 2017/828 into the Slovenian legal order.
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13. 1. 2021

Is the Sunday shopping ban in line with the Constitution of the Republic of Slovenia?

In previous issues we have written that the legislator passed the Trade (Amendment) Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, 139/2020) determining that a trader may not open on Sundays and non-working days established by law. But is the ban even in line with the Constitution of the Republic of Slovenia?
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13. 1. 2021

How to establish a limited liability company in Austria?

Many people are considering moving abroad to earn their living but do not know where to start or what options are open to them when establishing a company in a foreign country. This article provides general information on how to establish a limited liability company (hereinafter GmbH) in Austria which is, due to its proximity to Slovenia, and excellent business opportunities, a very popular destination in this regard.
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23. 12. 2020

Proposal of an amendment to ZGD-1K (part one)

In the months ahead parliament is set to pass an amendment to ZGD-1K. The purpose of this article is to present the major changes proposed under the amendment.
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23. 12. 2020

E-mailing employee payslips

With numerous employees working from home during the pandemic, the number of employers e-mailing payslips to employees is increasing. Against that background we draw your attention to the key provisions of labour law and personal data protection law which must be taken into account.
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23. 12. 2020

The meaning of bona fides – this time in relation to unjust enrichment

The matter of bona fides (good faith) is not only philosophical but it arises in practice more often from the legal perspective. It carries significant weight in connection with unjust enrichment.
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23. 12. 2020

Changes regarding the conduct of electronic and virtual assemblies during the Covid-19 pandemic

The Sixth Corona Legislative Package also introduces changes regarding the possibility of convening and holding electronic and virtual general assemblies of public limited companies and other corporations. Electronic and virtual assemblies will now be permitted even where not provided for in the statute of a public limited company, provided that the company can ensure the appropriate technical conditions for holding these general assemblies.
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16. 11. 2020

Has the General Court provided clarification about business transactions in which a joint venture act as a buyer?

You might at times be left disappointed by a new product due to it being defective or breaking down soon after you purchase it - but do you know what to do next and what your rights are?
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16. 11. 2020

Misuse of the P2P network and the use of images from the internet may infringe copyright

Although intellectual property is of crucial importance for social and technological progress and plays an important part of our daily lives, many people are still surprised when they receive a claim for damages with a proposal for an out-of-court settlement of several thousand euros due to copyright infringement. There are a multitude of grounds that can give rise to such claims, one of them the fact that even slight negligence can lead to a copyright infringement, and that such infringements can be committed from home and are thus often not treated with due seriousness.
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16. 11. 2020

Which traders may open on Sundays and non-working days?

Traders may not open on Sundays and non-working days established by law, apart from certain exceptions. Find out what these exceptions are as follows.
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