March 2019

Herr Lukáš Hoder, der Leader des Teams von Dispute Resolution in der Rechtsanwaltskanzlei CHSH Kališ & Partners, hat seinen Artikel in Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration veröffentlicht. Das Thema dieses Artikels sind die neuen Regeln bezüglich des Beweisens im internationalen Handelsschiedsverfahren, sog. Prague Rules, die am Ende des Jahres 2018 in Prag vorgestellt wurden. Der Artikel vergleicht neue Regeln Prague Rules und traditionelle Regeln für Beweisen der Internationalen Rechtskammer IBA, die schon mehre Jahre ein Standard in internationalen Schiedsverfahren sind.

March 2019

This year the Law Office CHSH Kališ & Partners presented themselves at the job fair organized by the student’s association ELSA, which took place at the Atrium of the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague from the 4th to 6th March 2019.

Attorney-at-law Mgr. Bc. Jiří Prouza represented us in the panel discussion TALKS, where he introduced our law firm, explained our approach to the employees, the competitive advantages, the workload for the students and the corporate benefits.

February 2019

Although the obligation to know and record the real owners of legal entities was introduced into Czech law as of 1 January 2018, there is now new regulation on the identification and maintenance of data regarding the real owners. These changes are brought by EU Directive No. 2018/843 amending the EU Directive 2015/849 on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering or terrorist financing, which is generally known as the so-called 5th AML Directive (hereinafter referred to as "the Directive").

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January 2019

The basic operation of the joint stock company and the relations between shareholders and the company and between shareholders are governed by the statutes of the company. Similarly, in a limited liability company, the company's internal organization and the legal relationships of the shareholders are determined by the memorandum of association. Besides these founding documents of the capital companies, the shareholders (or associates) often conclude so-called subsidiary shareholders 'agreements (or agreements between shareholders).

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December 2018

On the 3rd and 4th of December 2018, the 4th year of the „Anti-Trust & Competition Compliance CEE" conference took place in Prague. The conference was sponsored by our law firm CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati, and organized by GCM Parker.

It is the only one international conference which is dealing with Antitrust, Competition and Compliance risks in Austria, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, and other countries of the CEE.

November 2018

On the 27th November 2018, the final of the Negotiation Competition took place at the seat of the law firm Kališ & Partners.

The Negotiation Competition is a competition focused on negotiating with elements of attorney-at-law praxis.

The competition was prepared for teams composed from two members who are studying at law schools in Czech Republic, and was composed from written qualification round and oral negotiating round. 

November 2018

Although the eIDAS Regulation came into force on 1 July 2016, objectives and intentions set by it are far from being fulfilled, and the idea of a functioning online environment within the European Union is still music of the future, though not so distant. This article describes the key areas of the eIDAS regulation, focusing in particular on the latest changes and novelties in the area of digitization of legal relations both in the Czech Republic and at the European level.

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October 2018

This year an international working group led by lawyers from Russia and other countries has published a proposal for the new rules governing the taking of evidence in international arbitrations. It should finally be unveiled in December in Prague and receive the name “The Prague Rules.” The New Prague Rules, according to the authors, will compete with the established rules of the International Bar Association (IBA).

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