Director Daiga Avdejanova of the State Data Inspectorate (SDI) informed the public about the work that the organisation has been performing for the last year since the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) came into force. During this time span, 140 cases of non-compliance with GDPR requirements have been detected. Of these, fines were imposed in […]
In August 2019, the Estonian Competition Authority (ECA) prohibited a proposed merger between two travel agency services providers in Estonia. In her most recent article our senior associate Piibe Lehtsaar analyses the case and gives a short overview of why the travel agencies’ arguments were rejected by the ECA. Read the full text here.
On 18 July 2019 a new Law introduced a set of amendments to the Labour Code. These are mainly aimed at extending guarantees for employees and at unifying regulation of an employment agreement and employment contract (a prevalent type of employment agreement). The amendments will come into force on 28 January 2020. Below you may […]
Dear clients and co-operation partners, We are glad to welcome you on the eve of the new business season with the latest Belarusian legal and business news. The results of the first half of 2019 have re-affirmed concerns that Belarus will not be able to achieve the officially forecast GDP growth rate of 4% this […]