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coronavirus: Romania

In Romania, as in most countries, the coronavirus is accompanied by numerous legal issues that are unprecedented. Below we give an overview of legal aspects of Covid-19 in Romania. Those legal insights are updated constantly.

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Legislation Tracker Romania

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18 May 2020

romania

M.Florea

cee legislation tracker: romania

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Coronavirus: Legal Updates for Romania

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17 November 2020

romania

M.Moga-Paler

How the pandemic changed the reasons given by employers and employees for termination of employment contracts

In this article, managing attorney at law Mara Moga-Paler analyses the Romanian labour market over the first seven months of the Covid-19 pandemic, and focuses on how the new realities have changed the legal grounds for employment termination.

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25 September 2020

romania

M.Banu D.Trusculete

How SMEs affected by the pandemic can access the state aid scheme

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21 September 2020

romania

M.Banu D.Trusculete

How can Romanian SMEs affected by the pandemic access the announced state aid scheme?

Following the European Commission's approval of Romania's state aid scheme to support small and medium-sized enterprises ("SMEs") and certain large enterprises affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of European Funds adopted the state aid scheme through a ministerial order, in the context of the economic crisis generated by the pandemic.

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17 June 2020

romania

I.Sava M.Mitan

Concerned about food security? Buy farmland in Romania while you still can

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16 June 2020

romania

M.Florea G.Bădescu

Romania: More state incentives for large investments on the horizon

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04 June 2020

romania

M.Cojocaru

Will the COVID-19 pandemic ramp up Romania's green ambitions?

The unprecedented economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is severely impacting the electricity sector, with demand falling as much as 20 % in certain cases, according to data published by the International Energy Agency (IEA).

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18 May 2020

romania

M.Florea

cee legislation tracker: romania

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Labour & Employment-related measures in combatting the consequences of COVID-19 in CEE

Find an overview of labour & employment-related measures in combatting the consequences of COVID-19 in the CEE region – status as of 5 May.

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23 April 2020

romania

M.Roibu

Romania: Are Romanian companies ready for post-pandemic tax audits?

As part of the preventive measures taken to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Romanian tax authorities have limited the number of tax audits at taxpayers' premises for the duration of the state of emergency.

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COVID-19 – Effects on regulatory approvals in financial sector M&A transactions

M&A and corporate transactions (including mere group-internal restructurings) in the financial sector often not only require profound corporate law documentation, but also financial regulatory approvals from the competent authorities/regulators.

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Corona Crisis: Amendment of the obligation to file for insolvency in CEE

With the fourth law on COVID-19, the Austrian legislator has suspended the obligation of an overindebted debtor to file for insolvency until 30 June 2020, irrespective of the cause of the over-indebtedness.

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08 April 2020

romania

G.Bădescu M.Banu

State aid scheme to support Romanian SMEs in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic in light of the new amendments via GEO no. 42/2020

The Romanian government has finalised and adopted a state aid scheme to support SMEs in the context of the economic downfall generated by the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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The impact of COVID-19 on M&A

The COVID-19 pandemic is expected to impact the process, timeline and documentation of M&A transactions in the turbulent times ahead of us.

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The impact of COVID-19 on submissions, deadlines and meetings with competition authorities in CEE

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New rules in CEE countries regarding exports of medical equipment and medicinal products

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25 March 2020

romania

M.Moga-Paler

Romania: Coronavirus: Impacts on employment in Romania

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23 March 2020

romania

G.Bădescu M.Banu

Romania: State aid available to Romanian companies in the COVID-19 pandemic

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20 March 2020

romania

G.Bădescu C.Manea

Trade associations must pay attention to competition rules! The risk of fines is real, even during the COVID-19 pandemic

Information conveyed recently via various communication channels in Romania suggests that joint measures and decisions are being adopted at the level of trade or employers' associations to respond to the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic has raised.

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19 March 2020

romania

C.Ştirbu V.Stropșa

State of emergency declared in Romania: main points for legal impact on companies

The President of Romania has declared a state of emergency in Romania as of 16 March 2020, for a duration of 30 days, in the context of COVID-19.

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E-healthcare and telehealth become vital to tackling COVID-19 in CEE

Worried about COVID-19? During the outbreak, it is challenging for patients to seek in-person medical care.

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