Legal
5 March 2019

Personal Data Protection Office on when to perform a DPIA

When does it become necessary to carry out a data protection impact assessment? The Personal Data Protection Office attempts to answer this question with its List of Types of Personal Data Processing Operations Subject to Data Protection Impact…

Legal
5 March 2019

Revolution in providing information to investors?

In February, the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) disclosed the results of a public consultation regarding the essential elements of key information documents (KIDs). These are obligatorily provided to retail investors in compliance with the…

Legal
5 March 2019

Concerns about new whistleblowing regulation

A bill on the protection of whistle-blowers is another attempt currently discussed by the government to regulate whistle-blowing (i.e. exposing any kind of information or activity deemed illegal, unethical, or not correct within a private or public…

Legal
7 February 2019

Brexit implications for Czech financial sector

The Czech Republic is preparing for a hard Brexit, as the deadline for the United Kingdom leaving the EU is approaching. Earlier this year, the government proposed a bill on Brexit designed to mitigate the impact on British citizens and corporations…

Legal
7 February 2019

New rules and duties for real property intermediaries

To protect consumers and enhance the quality of real property services, the government approved a new bill on real property intermediation and on changes to the Trade Licensing Act. Persons interested in the purchase/sale/lease/acquisition of the…

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