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Decentralized clinical trials: Current developments in CEE and Turkey

January 2023 – The rapid development of technologies and solutions in the healthcare sector is contributing to the proliferation of decentralised clinical trials (“DCTs”).  The aim of DCTs is for clinical trials to be conducted more effectively...

Unpacking the European Parliament’s Recent Resolution on Online Video Games

January 2023 – Last week, the European Parliament (“EP”) adopted a resolution on online video games (the “Resolution”) . In essence, the Resolution calls for strong enforcement of consumer protection rules in the video game industry, requires...

Amended FDI rules in Hungary

January 2023 – On 23 December 2022 the Hungarian Government adopted a New FDI Government Decree.

Žurić i Partneri Kinstellar acts as exclusive legal advisor to Angelina Yachtcharter on the acquisition of Jadranka Yachting

January 2023 – Following its acquisition of Ultra Saling in August 2022, Kinstellar's team in Croatia has assisted Angelina Yachtcharter Holding GmbH on another acquisition of 85% of the shares of Jadranka Yachting, a charter company located in Mali...

Legislative updates on employee salary rights in Romania

January 2023 – This year’s first issue of our newsletter, put together by our Bucharest Employment and Labour law team, provides an overview of the new updates on employee salary rights, namely: 

Online conference “Changes to legislation in the Czech Republic in 2023” (Změny v legislativě 2023)

January 2023 – On 18 January, Kinstellar’s Prague office held an online conference entitled "Changes to Legislation in the Czech Republic in 2023" for our clients’ senior management as well as for our partners and regional organisations.

Slovak Republic – New Foreign Direct Investment Screening Act

January 2023 – Act No. 497/2022 Coll. on Screening of Foreign Direct Investments (the “FDI Act”), published on 23 December 2022, will have a significant impact on foreign investments in Slovakia, at least in terms of the time needed to complete...

U.S.-Ukraine Business Council re-elects Margarita Karpenko as member of their Executive Committee for 2023

January 2023 – Margarita Karpenko, Co-Managing Partner of Kinstellar’s office in Kyiv, has been re-elected as a member of the Executive Committee of U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) for 2023.

Former Osborne Clarke CEO Simon Beswick joins Kinstellar’s top governance body as a non-executive member

January 2023 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce that Simon Beswick, former CEO of the international law firm Osborne Clarke, has joined Kinstellar’s top governance body (Board of Directors) as a non-executive member.

Top five decisions of Ukraine’s Supreme Court relating to land disputes in 2022

January 2023 – Case law cannot be overestimated. It adapts to changes faster than legislation. Case law in Ukraine evolved during peacetime and continues to do so during martial law.