NEWSFLASH – Entry & Exit and Free Movement in Romania during State of Alert

NEWSFLASH - Entry & Exit and Free Movement in Romania during State of Alert.

After two months of State of Emergency, the State of Alert was declared for a period of 30 days starting on May 18 by Government Decision no. 394/2020 (the "GD"). The GD was confirmed by the Parliament on May 20 with some changes.

The following summarizes the conditions and restrictions with regard to the entry and exit as well as the freedom of movement in Romania during the State of Alert and some of the related obligations.

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NEWSFLASH – State of Emergency replaced by State of Alert – New Measures

NEWSFLASH - State of Emergency replaced by State of Alert – New Measures

In the light of the newly declared state of alert in Romania, which replaces the former state or emergency, several legal acts have been published; some of them have already changed during the last days. Following the approval of the state of alert by the Romanian Parliament, which brought further amendments, we can finally inform you about the relevant legal framework and the most important measures applicable during the state of alert for businesses. Thus, please find hereinafter a special edition of our newsletter in this respect.

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NEWSFLASH – The Organization of Shareholders Meetings Became Easier

NEWSFLASH - The Organization of Shareholders Meetings Became Easier.

Due to the latest developments, please find hereinafter a special edition of our newsletter, informing you about recent legislation which makes the organization of shareholders meetings easier.

The Emergency Ordinance no. 62/2029 (“EO 62”) provides temporary measures in order to facilitate the organization of the meetings of company bodies. Please find more details hier.


NEWSFLASH – Fines Applied During the State of Emergency are Unconstitutional

NEWSFLASH - Fines Applied During the State of Emergency are Unconstitutional

Due to the latest developments, please find hereinafter a special edition of our newsflash, informing you about the recent decision of the Constitutional Court of Romania. This decision turns all fines imposed for non- compliance with the Lockdown measures during the state of emergency illegal and thus contestable.

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NEWSFLASH – COVID 19: The second package of crisis measures

NEWSFLASH - COVID 19: The second package of crisis measures

On 16.04.2020, the Romanian government published the Emergency Ordinance (“EO“) no. 48/ 2020. This EO includes tax related measures of the state for supporting against the economic effects of COVID-19.

Please find more details here.


NEWSFLASH – Extension of deadline for submission of statements regarding the beneficial owner

NEWSFLASH - Extension of deadline for submission of statements regarding the beneficial owner

Due to the latest developments, please find hereinafter a special edition of our newsletter, informing you about recent legal changes with impact on the statements regarding the beneficial owner (UBO).

As already announced, companies, foundations and associations have to disclose their UBO due to Romania's new anti-money laundering legislation (Money Laundering Act No. 129/2019). The notification form for this purpose was published in October 2019.

The Romanian Commercial Register recently published a practice-related circular which raises questions regarding the deadline for the first filing in 2020.

Please find more details here.


NEWSFLASH COVID-19: Indemnity for „technical unemployment” to be borne by the State budget – UPDATE

NEWSFLASH - COVID-19: Indemnity for „technical unemployment” to be borne by the State budget - UPDATE

In the context of the present pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus, STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit. informs about current issues on a regular basis.

Please find more details here.

 


NEWSFLASH – State of Emergency Certificates

NEWSFLASH - State of Emergency Certificates

In the context of the present pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus, STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit. informs about current issues on a regular basis.

Our recent articles on COVID-19 (and more) can be found here.


NEWSFLASH – COVID-19: Indemnity for „technical unemployment” to be borne by the State budget

NEWSFLASH - COVID-19: Indemnity for „technical unemployment” to be borne by the State budget

In the context of the present pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus, STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit. informs about current issues on a regular basis.

Our recent articles on COVID-19 (and more) can be found here:

  • COVID 19. What should employers take into account? LINK
  • Newsflash: Special paid leave for child care during temporary school closure. LINK
  • COVID 19. Force Majeure and hardship in times of pandemics. LINK

The State takes over the „technical unemployment“ indemnity – with limitations

Please find more details here.

 


Cities of Tomorrow #8 – New Waves of Urban Migration – again with speaker from STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit.

Cities of Tomorrow #8 - New Waves of Urban Migration - again with speaker from STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit.

On September 1st 2020, the eight edition of the conference „Cities of Tomorrow“ will take place.

“Cities of Tomorrow” is the national reference event related to the development of cities and regions. Its scope is to connect the business environment with the local administration, architects, town planners, and representatives of the civil society. It aims at contributing to Romania’s competitiveness and establishing a basis for a sustainable development of cities and regions based on intelligent ideas.

This year, the motto is „Grow or shrink - do it smart!“, as the effects of migration will be analysed. Which tools can a city use for making a success of this phenomenon?

Top international guests will debate on these topics. Besides, there will be an interesting project competition.

Cristiana Stalfort, managing partner and expert for real estate and construction law with STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit., will host a round table discussion on the latest amendments to the construction legislation in Romania. We look forward to this very interesting event.

Please find an overview over the event here.

For registrations, please access the following link.