Good governance

This section details initiatives to make government a competitive advantage. It includes analysis and reports of government initiatives, as well as data on accountability and performance measures.

Spotlight issue

29th June 2021 / Good governance / Digital Agenda

Digitizing Czechia: Outlining ways forward

Last week, government representatives and AmCham experts discussed how the pandemic served as the necessity that forced both government and companies to invent new and better ways to work - and how digitization was a primary tool in that reconstruction. In cooperation with the Institute for Politics and Society, we covered the waterfront on digitization: from healthcare to mobile office to 5G to cloud computing to manufacturing to education. Much has been done and much more needs to be done.
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30th September 2021 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency

Another step towards digitisation in corporate law

The Ministry of Justice has prepared a bill to implement into Czech law further changes arising from the EU directive as regards the use of digital tools and processes in corporate law. The related amendment to the Notarial Code has already entered into effect.
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27th September 2021 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency

Czech Supreme Court rules that shareholders may assume responsibility for specific decisions adopted by the management

In a recent judgment, the Supreme Court took position on the options available to shareholders of a joint-stock company to assume, in a shareholders’ agreement, the obligation to intercede with the board in favor of a concrete board decision, or the responsibility for the adoption of such decision.
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23rd September 2021 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency

GDPR Legal Alert - Cookies

Amendment to the Electronic Communications Act introduces an obligation of prior consent for the use of cookies from 1 January, 2022! 
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