Banska Bystrica is the largest city in central Slovakia and is part of wider knowledge center and business center. Slovakia is a member of the European Union, part of the Eurozone and Shengen Area. Slovakia can be Characterized as a country with well developed infrastructure, productive and modern industry, talented people and beautifull nature.
According to the World Bank, Slovakia is 33rd in the “ease of doing busines” ranking. (http://www.doingbusiness.org/data/exploreeconomies/slovakia)
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Initial capital for an Ltd. 5000 EUR
Income tax: 21% (in 2017)
VAT: 20 % (in 2017)
Ratings: A2 (MOODY), A+ (S&P), A+ (FITCH) (in 2017)
Labor costs are among the lowest in Eurozone.
Skilled workers are readily available.
Labor laws allow more flexibility for employers than those in the other Eurozone countries.
Direct flights to over 130 cities are available within 1 hour drive from Bratislava city center.
– Act no 561/2007 Coll. on investment aid, as amended
– Act No. 595/2003 Coll. on income tax, as amended
– Act No. 5/2004 Coll. on employment services, as amended
– Act No. 358/2015 Coll. on adjustment of some relations in the field of state aid and de minimis aid and amendment to certain acts (State Aid Act)
– Regulation 219/2015 on maximum intensity of investment aid and the amount of investment aid in individual regions of the Slovak Republic
Providing clients legal services in various fields of law, taking care of day-to-day corporate and legal issues as well as handling complex M&A transactions. Assisting clients negotiate and close business contracts, choosing the most suitable option. Experienced in drafting agreements and structuring corporate governance in major Slovak companies. Proven track record of participation in most restructuring procedures in Slovak Republic.
Specialties: Commercial law, M&A (http://www.wak.sk/en-legal-services-maa.html), bankruptcy law, due diligence, intellectual property law.
Legal representation of the clients in court proceedings and in proceedings before other state authorities, including participation in hearings set out therein;
Participation in business meetings of the law office clients, designing and structuring legal side of projects and business transactions, including negotiation of the business terms (http://www.wak.sk/en-legal-services-contract-law.html);
Preparation of motions to commence proceedings (actions), ordinary and extraordinary remedies, constitutional complaints, legal opinions, statements, analysis and other motions, petitions and submissions (Civil Proceedings Law);
Providing legal services in the following areas:
- Commercial Law (http://www.wak.sk/en-legal-services-corporate-law.html) and Bankruptcy Law (http://www.wak.sk/en-legal-services-restructuring.html)
(establishment, alterations and winding-up of business companies and their organizational parts, preparation of commercial contracts, legal representation in commercial disputes, recovery of claims within enforcement and bankruptcy proceedings)
- Civil Law and Intellectual Property Law (http://www.wak.sk/en-legal-services-invellectual-property.html)
(preparation of contractual agenda, protection of individual rights of individuals and legal entities, legal representation in trials and pre-trial negotiations with counterparties, representation in land disputes, disputes on restitution of property and disputes on determination of the ownership title to real estate and movable property, recovery of claims in enforcement proceedings)