General data protection regulation No. 2016/679 (Regulation) comes into effect on May 25, 2018 in the entire EU. This means more flexibility for your business. No more data processing notifications to the supervisory authority. Companies belonging to an international corporate group will be able to benefit from the one-stop shop supervisory mechanism. Self-assessment of data […]Continue reading
On 6 June 2017 Lithuanian Parliament adopted the final amendments to the new Labour Code (the New LC) before its coming into force on 1 July 2017. The main changes to the New LC: • Summary working time regime can be announced if there is a business necessity and after consultations with employee representatives. The maximum working […]Continue reading
Venckute&Karnickas law firm has established leading positions among major Lithuanian law firms in international directories in April 2017. This is a remarkable achievement just in one year from the start of activities. The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 has ranked Venckute&Karnickas at the highest Tier 1 level for Employment law and as a leading law firm […]Continue reading
The new Labour Code of Lithuania (the new LC) comes into force on 1 January 2017. It should bring more flexibility into employment relations: new types of employment contracts, more contractual freedom with personnel of higher income, easier regulatory regime for small companies, better variety of working time regimes, more options of employment termination etc. […]Continue reading
Partner Jurgita Venckutė represented Lithuania in an annual EELA (European Employment Law Association) conference, which took place in Prague (Czech Republic) on 19-21th May. Jurgita led the panel discussion of international law firms Squire Patton Boggs (Warsaw office), Roschier (Stokholm office) and Schweibert Leßmann & Partner (Germany). Panel members shared their insights on the topic […]Continue reading
The Venckute & Karnickas law firm — branded without the spaces, as Venckute&Karnickas — has opened its doors in Vilnius, led by former Senior Associates from Sorainen’s and Cobalt’s Vilnius offices. you can find full article here.