A nationwide emergency was declared in Estonia on 12th March due to the worldwide Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and the threat of mass infection. The emergency situation stays effective from 12 March until 1 May 2020 unless decided otherwise by the Government. The Government resolution on the declaration of emergency in Estonia is available here (in […]
In order to resolve the practical and legal issues involved in the chain reaction as a result of the state of emergency, the Parliament passed a package of amendments in the form of a so-called cluster bill (170 SE). These changes were necessary for the continuation of state life in an emergency situation, but at […]
Keep up to date and stay informed about the latest developments! Watch our senior associate Edvīns Draba’s participation in a COVID Coffee Break webinar here. Other INSOL Europe webinars related to the COVID-19 situation are available here.
Responsible authority: The Ministry of Health State-declared emergency period: 13 March – 12 May 2020 State and local government institutions will assess and, as far as possible, ensure remote provision of on-site services. Employers must take steps to ensure that those with symptoms of acute respiratory infection are not employed in work involving potential risks to […]
In Lithuania the quarantine regime continues to be relaxed gradually. We have prepared an overview of the most recent changes to quarantine restrictions. Trade, services and events Activities of all shops, markets and other public trading places are now permitted, provided that each buyer occupies at least 10 m2 of retail space or no more […]
Updated on 21 April 2020 A nationwide quarantine has been announced in Lithuania, effective 16 March until 11 May 2020. It is possible that the quarantine may be extended for a longer period. There are no exemptions for individual territorial units. Non-compliance can result in liability for both natural and legal persons. The Government resolution […]