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Authors: Darja Miklavčič, Karin Dodič On 2 February 2021, the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia adopted the Act on Additional Measures for Mitigation of Consequences of COVID-19...

Author: Jera Majzelj In the last days of December, the National Assembly adopted a new round of intervention measures (the so-called Seventh COVID-19 Law or PKP7 package). Amongst others,...

Authors: Darja Miklavčič, Karin Dodič On 29 December 2020, the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia adopted the Intervention Measures Act to help mitigate the consequences of the...

Author: Jera Majzelj The last round of intervention measures adopted by the National Assembly in November (package PKP6) introduced support in the form of partial funding of uncovered fixed...

Authors: Darja Miklavčič, Karin Dodič On 19 December 2020, the Government of the Republic of Slovenia adopted the proposal of the Intervention Measures Act to help mitigate the consequences...

Author: Karin Dodič The Minimum Wage Act determines the right to minimum wage, its amount (in gross amount) and the method of its determination and publication. If working full-time...

Author: Petra Zvržina As a consequence of the Government’s decision on prolongation of the validity of measures aimed at limiting the spread of the new corona virus, yesterday’s decision...

Author: Sanda Planinc The coronavirus epidemic has profoundly affected work operations and in recent months, and many have shifted their usual working environment at least temporarily to home offices....

Authors: Darja Miklavčič, Karin Dodič On 25 November 2020, the National Assembly adopted the Act on Intervention Measures for Mitigating the Consequences of the Second Wave of the COVID-19...

Author: Jera Majzelj The Slovenian National Assembly adopted a new round of intervention measures, the so called PKP6 package. The new law is still to be confirmed by the...

Author: Jera Majzelj The Slovenian Government has sent a new proposal for intervention measures to the National Assembly, the so called PKP6 package, which is supposed to be subject...

Author: Žiga Novak On 19 November 2020, the Slovenian Government, on the proposal of the President of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia, adopted a Decision on...

Author: Lenart Kmetič We have previously reported on the measures, adopted by the president of the Supreme Court due to the declared epidemic of the infectious disease COVID-19 in...

Governmental regulation of specific fields of activity in the private sector must be based on legality, proficiency and political neutrality. Slovenian legislation foresees establishment of public agencies where, due...

Author: Nino Bostič Sluga On 19 October 2020 the President of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia issued an Order on special measures from Article 83.a of...

Author: Manuela Hervatich Over the last few months, there has been a lot of uncertainty among the employers in relation to the interpretation of the article of the intervention...

Authors: Darja Miklavčič, Karin Dodič On 15 October 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Interim Measures for Mitigation and Elimination of Consequences of COVID-19 Act (ZZUOOP) or the so-called...

How much public funds did your company receive or plans to receive on the basis of the COVID-19 intervention acts? If the value of such funds exceeds EUR 800,000...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Miha Štravs In recent months, the Slovenian Parliament adopted several so-called intervention acts that imposed temporary measures in various areas, one of which is the construction...

Authors: Sanda Planinc, Kaja Baškovič On 9 July 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Act on Intervention Measures to Prepare for the Second Wave of COVID-19 (hereinafter the Fourth...

Authors: Špela Remec, Maruša Polak Due to constant developments, this post is being regularly updated. Due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic, Slovenia has introduced certain measures to...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Karin Dodič, Darja Miklavčič, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal At its session on 29 May 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Act Determining the Intervention Measures to Contain...

Authors: Maruša Polak, Miha Hočevar, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal On 29 May 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Intervention Act to Remove Obstacles to the Implementation of Significant Investments to...

Authors: Jera Majzelj, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal On 29 May 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the proposed third package of COVID-19 support measures, all bundled into one piece of legislation:...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Darja Miklavčič On 20 May 2020 the Slovenian Government adopted a Proposal of the Act Determining the Intervention Measures to Contain and Mitigate the COVID-19 Consequences...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal The Government of the Republic of Slovenia adopted the Ordinance on the revocation of the epidemic of contagious disease SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), which entered...

Author: Mia Kalaš On 2 May 2020 we reported on the adoption of the Law on ensuring additional liquidity to the economy for mitigation of the consequences of the...

Authors: Mia Kalaš and Lidija Zupančič On 21 March 2020 we reported on an emergency law concerning moratorium on banking loans (Zakon o interventnem ukrepu odloga plačila obveznosti kreditojemalcev,...

Authors: Helena Butolen, Lenart Kmetič On 4 May 2020, the President of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia adopted a new Order on special measures (the “Order”),...

Ažbe Tušar and Lenart Kmetič have prepared a short practical guide on insolvency, providing guidance on: what “symptoms” of insolvency to look for in a company; what are the...

Authors: Špela Remec, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal On 21 April 2020, the Slovenian Government proposed the amendments to the Act on Intervention Measures for Suppression of COVID-19 Epidemic and Mitigation...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Darja Miklavčič On 28 April 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Act Amending the Act Determining the Intervention Measures to Contain the COVID-19 Epidemic and Mitigate...

Author: Mia Kalaš On 28 April 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Law on ensuring additional liquidity to the economy for mitigation of the consequences of the COVID-19 epidemic...

Authors: Helena Butolen, Lenart Kmetič We have previously reported about the adoption of the Act on Provisional Measures with Respect to Judicial, Administrative and Other Public-Law Affairs for the...

Author: Blaž Ogorevc On 28 April 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted an amendment of certain parts of the Act Determining the Intervention Measures to Contain the COVID-19 Epidemic and Mitigate its...

Author: Mia Kalaš On 21 March 2020 we reported on an emergency law concerning moratorium on banking loans (Zakon o interventnem ukrepu odloga plačila obveznosti kreditojemalcev, “ZIUOPOK”), and on...

Authors: Nino Bostič Sluga, Matjaž Verbič, Blaž Ogorevc In a developed business environment, it goes without saying that agreements must be kept. Slovenian contract law enacts this fundamental principle...

Author: Matjaž Verbič Several Member States have already announced support measures for companies in order to mitigate economic impact. Slovenia has also adopted an emergency fiscal stimulus package worth...

Author: Kaja Baškovič On 16 April 2020 the Slovenian Government published the Ordinance Amending the Ordinance on the Provisional Prohibition on the Offering and Sale of Goods and Services...

On the basis of Article 4 of the Act on Provisional Measures with Respect to Judicial, Administrative and Other Public-Law Affairs for the Control of the Spread of the...

Authors: Helena Butolen, Lenart Kmetič Pursuant to Article 4 of the Act on Provisional Measures with Respect to Judicial, Administrative and Other Public-Law Affairs for the Control of the...

Author: Mia Kalaš On 21 March 2020 we reported on an emergency law concerning moratoria on banking loans (Zakon o interventnem ukrepu odloga plačila obveznosti kreditojemalcev, the “ZIUOPOK”), and...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Darja Miklavčič On 2 April 2020, the Slovenian Parliament adopted the text of the Intervention measures to stem the COVID-19 epidemic and mitigate its consequences for...

Authors: Špela Remec, Maruša Polak, Mia Kalaš, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal On 2 April 2020 the Slovenian Parliament adopted the Act on Intervention Measures for Suppression of COVID-19 Epidemic and...

Authors: Jana Šteblaj, Barbara Hočevar At a time when the spread of COVID-19 is increasing, many companies are facing complex questions how to strike a balance between ensuring a...

Authors: Kaja Baškovič, Darja Miklavčič On 28 March 2020, the Slovenian Government adopted the text of the Act proposal on the intervention measures to stem and mitigate the consequences...

Authors: Špela Remec, Maruša Polak, Mia Kalaš, Nataša Pipan Nahtigal On 28 March 2020 the Slovenian government adopted a proposal of the Act on Intervention Measures for Suppression of COVID-19 Epidemic...

Author: Matjaž Verbič Apart from health concerns and issues related to the functioning of the health care system, helping businesses and individuals who are hit by the crisis is...

Yesterday the Slovenian Government presented the main features of the so-called Mega COVID-19 Law that addresses instant help to the economy and the general population. The wording of the...

To limit the economic consequences of the coronavirus epidemic The Slovenian Parliament has adopted the Intervention Act on Measures in the Field of Salaries and Contributions (‘Intervention Act’) which...

21. 3. 2020COVID-19 ASSISTANCE

We know that the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is presenting many challenges for the companies, and we are here to help in any way we can. Our lawyers are therefore...

On 20 March 2020 the Slovenian Parliament adopted an emergency law (Zakon o interventnem ukrepu odloga plačila obveznosti kreditojemalcev – ZIUOPOK) concerning mandatory moratoriums to be approved by Slovenian...

Following the issuance of the order on special measures, issued by the president of the Supreme Court, temporarily regulating operation of Slovenian courts during the COVID-19 epidemic, on 20...

While the world is getting used to the new normal of staying in our homes, the regulators remind listed issuers that inside information should be disclosed as usual, no...