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Recent articles by our colleagues on the ruling of the Constitutional Court and the amendment to the Labour Code

Recent articles by our colleagues on the ruling of the Constitutional Court and the amendment to the Labour Code

In its ruling of 17 January 2023, the Constitutional Court addressed the adequacy of compensation for personal injury to the complainant, who, as a result of his detention (after which he was acquitted), developed, inter alia, severe post-traumatic stress disorder.

Bříza & Trubač welcomed new faces

Bříza & Trubač welcomed new faces

In May, Bříza & Trubač expanded with two new faces.

Complications for the construction sector: liability for subcontractor wage claims

Complications for the construction sector: liability for subcontractor wage claims

As of 1 January 2024, an amendment to the Labour Code came into force, which introduces an obligation for entrepreneurs in the construction sector to newly guarantee the payment of wages to the employees of their subcontractors, up to the minimum wage.

Ranking of our firm in the Legal 500

Ranking of our firm in the Legal 500

We are delighted with our firm's ranking in The Legal 500 this year.

At Bříza & Trubač we are not afraid of complex topics, including international law, European issues, restructuring and criminal tax law.

At Bříza & Trubač we are not afraid of complex topics, including international law, European issues, restructuring and criminal tax law.

Recently David Linek published an article about wherever litigants from one state can litigate in a purely domestic case. The topic, which at first glance may seem like an academic curiosity, is of considerable importance in practice.

Seminar at the Judicial Academy: Tax Criminal Law Under Scrutiny

Seminar at the Judicial Academy: Tax Criminal Law Under Scrutiny

Today, our partners, Patrik Koželuha and Ondřej Trubač, had the opportunity (often unique for lawyers) to lecture at the Judicial Academy in Kroměříž before representatives of the judiciary (especially criminal judges and prosecutors). The topic of their presentation was evidence in tax proceedings.

Our firm has been ranked in the Chambers and Partners Guide

Our firm has been ranked in the Chambers and Partners Guide

We are delighted to have been ranked in this year's Chambers Europe Guide by Chambers and Partners. This ranking is particularly valuable to us as it is based on our clients' reviews.

Jan Exner co-authored the book The European Roots of the Lex Sportiva: How Europe Rules Global Sport

Jan Exner co-authored the book The European Roots of the Lex Sportiva: How Europe Rules Global Sport

Last week, attorney Jan Exner, who leads our sports law team, had his book The European Roots of the Lex Sportiva: How Europe Rules Global Sport.

Ondřej Trubač is ranked in the category Taxpayer of the Year in the private sector in SLUTO DAŇOVÁ & ÚČETNÍ firma roku 20233

Ondřej Trubač is ranked in the category Taxpayer of the Year in the private sector in SLUTO DAŇOVÁ & ÚČETNÍ firma roku 20233

On February 7, 2024, our partner Ondřej Trubač was ranked 2nd in the category of Taxpayer of the Year in the private sector in SLUTO DAŇOVÁ & ÚČETNÍ firma roku 2023.

Kristián Hajduk on the tax on the acquisition of immovable property and on the right of construction

Based on a recent decision of the Regional Court in Brno, the tax on the acquisition of immovable property was decided in relation to the tax consequences of the withdrawal from the contract on the establishment of the right of construction.

Petr Bříza has become a member of the editorial board of the Journal of World Investment & Trade.

As of 1 January 2024, the founding partner of our firm, Petr Bříza, has become a member of the editorial board of the prestigious legal journal called The Journal of World Investment & Trade. The Journal of World Investment & Trade (JWIT) focuses on legal aspects of global trade and investment relations, covering topics such as bilateral and multilateral treaties, dispute resolution, and domestic laws related to trade and foreign investment.

In cooperation with EPRAVO.CZ, we are preparing an online conference on the topic "Legislative News or What to Watch Out for in 2024."

The law firm Bříza & Trubač, in collaboration with EPRAVO.CZ, is organizing an online conference focusing on legislative updates for the year 2024.

Jan Exner and Pavel Šnobl for epravo.cz on sports, law, and taxes

Our lawyer Jan Exner and tax advisor Pavel Šnobl spoke in an interview for epravo.cz about collaboration in providing legal and tax services in the field of sports. Law and taxes go hand in hand, and sports is no exception.

Anna Kalašnikovová on the provision of collateral for a business loan by an individual

When negotiating their financing, business entities are often confronted with the requirement from creditors that the ultimate owners of these companies provide collateral or guarantee for their financing. This raises the question of whether the collateral provided by the ultimate owner, as an individual, is entered into from the position of a businessperson or a consumer, and whether consumer protection rules apply to them.

Jan Exner received the award for the best teacher of the Faculty of Law, Charles University.

In addition to providing legal services, our lawyer Jan Exner is also involved in academic activities. At the Faculty of Law of Charles University, he teaches sports law and EU law. As part of the Faculty Night Festival 2023, Jan Exner was awarded for outstanding educational activities at the faculty as the best teacher.

Barbora Klimešová commented on the amendment to the Labor Code

In collaboration with the company sloneek, our partner Barbora Klimešová has prepared a basic overview of the changes introduced by the currently highly debated amendment to the Labor Code.

Recently, the Bříza & Trubač law firm has been involved in important transactions

The Bříza & Trubač law firm provided legal counsel to the seller in the sale of a 100% ownership stake in the Včelka group, the largest Czech provider of domestic healthcare services.

The law firm Bříza & Trubač contributed to the creation of exemplary investment documentation for startups.

Our law firm, Bříza & Trubač, has become a part of the CzechStartupDocumentation initiative. This initiative, which brought together the strengths of 19 renowned law firms, has released sample investment documentation for startups for free use. It is available on the website czechstartupdocs.com.

In his contribution to EPRAVO.CZ, attorney David Línek drew attention to the issue of assessing agreements on resale pricing (so-called RPM agreements

This type of agreement is one of the most frequently penalized offenses by the Czech Office for the Protection of Competition for violating competition law. However, the current practice of Czech authorities may not be fully in line with the current case law of the European Union Court of Justice.

Jan Exner, an expert in sports law, joined our team on September 1st.

From September 1st, our team has grown with a new colleague, Jan Exner, who specializes in sports law and EU law.

Good faith in taxes will be the topic of the IFA Congress in Cancun.

Representation in disputes with financial authorities is one of the flagship services of our firm. And even though it might seem peculiar to those outside the field, even an area like tax disputes is subject to various trends.

Marta Zavadilová becomes a member of the European Section of IAFL!

Our partner, Marta Zavadilová, has become a member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL)! Marta's acceptance into this association is the result of a rigorous selection process and, above all, a testament to her hard work and extensive experience in the field of family law, to which she has dedicated almost her entire professional life.

What the Government Consolidation Package Brings

The government consolidation package aims to save the state over 97 billion Czech crowns in the next year. A new article in the magazine "Ekonom" by Ondřej Trubač and Tomáš Munzar highlights the important aspects of these changes.

Advocates to children's homes: Bříza & Trubač partners gave an interview to Advokátní deník

The firm's partners Barbora Klimešová and Ondřej Trubač, together with attorney Markéta Kořínková, spoke out, in an interview for Advokátní deník, about pro bono assistance to children from institutional care, in which all three of them are significantly involved.

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