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It will be again possible to repeteadly conclude fixed-time employment contracts without taking account of any time contraints. The present Senate amendement was passed by the Chamber of Deputies. Possibility to sign repeatedly employment contracts is supposed to be applicable only on specific type of employees. An agreement between the employer and trade unions is considered to be a precondition. The draft is now to be discussed by the Senate.
After all, in the first reading, the Chamber of Deputies supported a draft presented by the opposition Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSČM) aiming to start recording again in ID cards decisions to limit or restrain one´s legal capacity. Now, the said amendment is to be discussed in the Constitutional Commitee. Newly, also the prohibition to reside shoud be recorded in ID cards.
Domain rights in the Czech Republic are going through continuous development, one that concerns a very young area of law which our courts are gradually trying to clarify. The majority of legal issues in this area arise from matters where entrepreneurs often underestimate the importance of domains at the beginning of their business enterprise. As a result, they are subject to risk by trying to get a head start in registering their domain too early. To reclaim such a domain is then very difficult and frequently rather expensive. VKŠ attorney Alena Kojzarová shed light on this issue in an article which came out in the latest issue of a newsletter put out by the international human resources and consulting company Kienbaum and Partner. If you are interested in receiving detailed information in English, please contact us at Office@akvks.cz
An amendment to the Commercial Code, passed by the Chamber of Deputies, aims to improve payment morale of companies. 60 days period was fixed as the maximum deadline for company liability payments. A longer due date could only be negotiated if, in relation to the creditor, it would not be considered as seriously unjustified. Now, the amendment will be discussed in the Senate.
At the beginning of December 2012, the Ministry of Finance published a proposal of an amendment to the Act on Immovable Property Acquisition. It contains, amongst other, a significant change in taxpayer person that should enter into validity as of January 1st, 2014.