Employment & Labour Law

New updates in employment and labour law in Romania

November 2022 – The November issue of our newsletter, put together by our Bucharest Employment and Labour law team, provides overview of new related regulations and developments in Romania, namely:

Romania towards enhanced work life balance and better working conditions

October 2022 – In the era of digitalisation, the labour market is also experiencing continuous transformation. This causes a rethink of traditional labour relations, as well as the adoption of strategies to increase competitiveness and flexibility at...

New maritime labour regulations

October 2022 – The October issue of our team’s Employment and Labour law updates tackles a series of new regulations that impact the maritime transport sector.

Recent changes to the Slovak Labour Code

October 2022 – On 4 October 2022, the Slovak parliament adopted an amendment to the Labour Code (the "Amendment") that enters into effect on 1 November 2022. The aim of the Amendment is mainly to implement two EU directives (No. 2019/1152 on transparent...

183 days of war in Ukraine: Tax considerations for refugees and their employers

September 2022 – The war in Ukraine has now passed the 183-day mark. This unfortunate milestone is a reminder to employers with a dispersed workforce of Ukrainian refugees to take a look at the status of these employees.

Changes to Bulgaria’s Labour Code and other legislative acts are now in effect

August 2022 – New important amendments to the Labour Code, the Social Insurance Code and the Health Insurance Act have come into effect in Bulgaria. They include changes to parental leave, work-life balance measures, shorter trial period, new timing...

Recent updates in employment and labour law in Romania

August 2022 – Click on the link below for a summary of the latest employment and labour law developments in Romania.

Kinstellar significantly expands its dynamic employment and labour law team in Bucharest

August 2022 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce new joiners to its employment and labour law team in Bucharest over the past month. The Firm welcomes senior lawyers Lidia Zarnescu and Catalin Roman, who each boast more than 10 years of employment and...

Key takeaways from the ongoing reform of labour law in Ukraine

August 2022 – Due to the challenges of martial law and the continued need to adapt labour rules to the modern needs of businesses and employees in Ukraine, Ukrainian labour law is undergoing comprehensive reform.

Setting up operations in Turkey

May 2022 – Today’s uncertainties at the European Union’s eastern border have left companies questioning the safety of their people and the continuity of their operations in that part of the world. Businesses in the IT and BPO sectors that had found...