• The basic minimum gross salary in 2019: introduction of the differential minimum gross salary

    The basic minimum gross salary in 2019: introduction of the differential minimum gross salary

    12.12.2018

    In order to introduce the differential basic minimum gross salary, the Labor Code has just been amended by introducing the concept of “differential basic minimum gross salary”, which makes it possible to separate the employees according the positions they hold (requiring or not higher education) and according to seniority criteria.
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  • Legal Holidays in 2019

    Legal Holidays in 2019

    12.12.2018

    We are hereby sending you a summary of the legal holidays in 2019, in view of the provisions contained in the Romanian Labour Code.
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  • How to close a limited liability company: main stages

    How to close a limited liability company: main stages

    06.12.2018

    Regardless of the reasons why you want to close the company, we consider it useful to present the essential elements of the simplified procedure for the winding-up and liquidation of a company pursuant to Romanian law and to draw your attention to some aspects that we consider important.
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  • The right to a fair trial: change in the European Court of Human Rights case law

    The right to a fair trial: change in the European Court of Human Rights case law

    06.12.2018

    In light of recent case law of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), complaints submitted by Romanian natural and legal persons (after 22 March 2015) concerning the violation of the right to a fair trial through the excessive length of judicial proceedings will be rejected as inadmissible if the plaintiff fails to prove that he/she has brought tort proceedings against the Romanian State (prior to addressing the ECHR) in order to claim damages for the excessive length of a trial.
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  • Staying and working in Romania: legal changes

    Staying and working in Romania: legal changes

    06.12.2018

    Romanian legislation governing residence and work of foreign citizens in Romania has been amended by Law no. 247/2018, by the introduction of new categories of foreign citizens who can perform activities in Romania. This law also brings important changes to the remuneration of foreign citizens in Romania
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  • State aid in Romania: new legal changes

    State aid in Romania: new legal changes

    06.12.2018

    Further amendments to the State aid scheme have recently been introduced by Government Decision no. 880 dated 9 November 2018, following the publication of the regulation in the Official Journal no. 954 as from 12.11.2018.
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  • GDPR: INVESTIGATION PROCEDURE

    GDPR: INVESTIGATION PROCEDURE

    06.11.2018

    ANSPDCP is authorized to start surveillance and legality monitoring investigations either ex officio or as a result of a prior complaint made by any concerned persons against a data controller.
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  • TAX LAW: NEW CHANGES

    TAX LAW: NEW CHANGES

    06.11.2018

    Given that all taxpayers obliged to file the unique statement concerning the income tax and social security contributions must benefit equally from the bonuses granted for the advance payment of their tax obligations.
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  • STATE AID FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE IT&C TOOLS AND SERVICES

    STATE AID FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE IT&C TOOLS AND SERVICES

    06.11.2018

    The purpose of the scheme is also to facilitate collaboration between specialized IT&C companies and clusters, so as to ensure quick and easy access to the implementation of results from research and development activities, in order to obtain innovative tools.
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  • INSOLVENCY PROCEEDINGS: LEGAL CHANGES

    INSOLVENCY PROCEEDINGS: LEGAL CHANGES

    06.11.2018

    The effects of insolvency are felt not only by the company subject to insolvency proceedings, but also at the macroeconomic level. The large number of companies in insolvency proceedings, reorganization or bankruptcy, having an overall debt of over 63 billion Lei towards the State budget, has determined the change in legislation in the field.
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  • PARENTAL LEAVE AND PARENTAL LEAVE ALLOWANCE: NEW CHANGES

    PARENTAL LEAVE AND PARENTAL LEAVE ALLOWANCE: NEW CHANGES

    06.11.2018

    Good news for young mothers who earn income from intellectual property rights. These earnings will be again taken into account when calculating the amount of the parental leave allowance, after they were inexplicably excluded earlier this year. This change is provided by Government Emergency Ordinance (OUG) no. 81/2018, published in Official Journal no. 792 of 17 September 2018, amending Government Ordinance no. 111/2010 on parental leave and parental leave allowance.
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  • CADASTRE AND REAL-ESTATE REGISTRATION: NEW LEGISLATIVE CHANGES

    CADASTRE AND REAL-ESTATE REGISTRATION: NEW LEGISLATIVE CHANGES

    04.10.2018

    (Français) L’absence du cadastre et les problèmes liés à la superposition des terrains et à l’identification des propriétaires peuvent représenter l’un des principaux obstacles à l’expansion de l’investissement immobilier.
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