Good governance / Business and Industry

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.

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8th July 2020 / Good governance / Business and Industry


Stricter business conditions for real estate agents

Until this year, the field of real estate brokerage lacked a separate law. As a free trade, real estate brokerage could be carried out by virtually everyone, regardless of education or experience, and without any liability insurance. On 3 March 2020, Act No. 39/2020 Coll., on Real Estate Brokerage and on Amendment to Related Acts (the “Real Estate Brokerage Act”) came into effect, finally specifying requirements for real estate agents and laying down other obligations that they must comply with. By Delta Legal.
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30th June 2020 / Good governance / Business and Industry


Legal Alert - Call for applications regarding COVID – Rent program

Applying for support Basic parameters and terms Procedure for provision of support Follow-up inspections and detec-tion of violations of the rules
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24th June 2020 / Good governance / Business and Industry


How will the amendment to the Civil Code change the Czech residential property market?

On 1 July 2020, an amendment to the Civil Code will come into force which both property developers and apartment owners are well-advised to give their attention, as it will modify the co-ownership of apartments in significant ways. Other changes affect the right of first refusal of co-owners (which will be heavily curtailed) or apartment leases (which may newly include clauses on contractual penalties, if only in a limited scope).
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24th November 2018 / Good governance / Business and Industry


AmCham 2018 Thanksgiving Message: Delivered by Magdalena Soucek, EY, Past President and Board Member

Thanksgiving is a time to gather with family, to share memories, and express gratitude to those who have helped us along the way.
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3rd May 2018 / Good governance / Business and Industry


EY Global Fraud Survey 2018: 56% of Czech business respondents believe that corruption in the country is widespread

6 out of 10 Czech managers and 8 out of 10 Slovak managers are ready to compete in a fair way and 56% of Czech respondents believe that corruption in the country is widespread, according to recent EY Global Fraud Survey 2018.
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