21. 5. 2020

Pandemic ended – but what about the validity of intervention legislation?

On 14 May 2020 the Government of the Republic of Slovenia adopted a decree declaring the end of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) epidemic and which is to enter into force on 31 May 2020. This move also affects the validity of intervention legislation, however, it does not mean that all intervention legislation measures cease to apply.
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21. 5. 2020

ZIUZEOP-A and changes to the insolvency landscape

Due to the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, ZIUZEOP introduced certain changes regarding the obligations of managers in the event of company insolvency, extension of deadlines for the performance of legally obligatory acts, etc.
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21. 5. 2020

Changes to the functioning of courts in the time of intervention measures

From 5 May 2020, courts are hearing and serving court documents even in non-urgent cases, provided that they can ensure the protection of human health and life and prevent the spread of viral infection.
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21. 5. 2020

Changes to consumer rights for trip cancellations

The latest change in intervention legislation adopted in light of the Covid-19 pandemic has affected certain consumer rights when canceling trips.
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21. 5. 2020

What to consider when launching an online store

In light of the Covid-19 virus-related measures that have imposed restrictions on the direct sale of goods to consumers, companies are increasingly making the move to selling via online stores. In this article, we provide an overview of the key legal obligations to be complied with when selling online.
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20. 4. 2020

Amendment to the Property Code - a new property relationship

On 1 July 2020 amendments to the Property Code will enter into force and introduce the new institute of related property into the Slovenian legal order. The new institute is similar to the real property relationship of condominium.
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20. 4. 2020

Amendments to the Industrial Property Act ZIL-1E

On 29 March 2020 the Industrial Property (Amendment) Act entered into force. The amendments introduce several changes in the field of industrial-property rights (trade-marks, patents, designs, etc.).
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20. 4. 2020

Consumer rights to cancel travel

As in all areas of our lives, the COVID-19 outbreak has also had an impact on tourism. Below, we briefly summarise your rights as a consumer in the event that you have been forced or wish to cancel your planned trip.
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25. 3. 2020

New visa rules

On 2 February 2020, an amendment to the Visa Code came into force, which affects a number of the rules for issuing Schengen short-stay visas – streamlining the visa application process.
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25. 3. 2020

When can employers ask employees for details about their primary care doctor/physician?

Until an employee hands in their first sick leave application/note, the employer is largely unaware of who the employee’s primary care doctor/physician is. Can employers request information about the primary care doctor/physician of an employee at the time he/she takes up employment?
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