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Hungary: A New Era of Collective Claims
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • December 7 2017

On 1 January 2018, a new Act on civil court procedures will come into force, bringing a 50-year-long era to an end. The new law reforms existing


Potential Hurdle for Acquisitions in Hungary by Non-EU and Non-EEA Investors
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • September 7 2017

The Hungarian Ministry of the Interior recently submitted a legislative proposal to the Hungarian Government to amend the Act on Hungarian National


Hungary: Registration Fees for Company Establishment Abolished
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • March 15 2017

In an aim to simplify state administration and support economic growth, the Hungarian Parliament adopted a new law abolishing the registration fee


Hungary: update on rules applicable to executives
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • April 30 2015

Hungarian law differentiates between general employees and executives. The biggest difference between the two is that many provisions of the


Hungary: shops shall close on Sunday against all international trends
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • December 17 2014

On 15 December 2014, the Hungarian Parliament voted for the Sunday closure of shops as of 15 March 2015. This closure will apply to grocery, clothing


Hungary: new advertising tax feels like a bucket of cold ice for some companies
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • September 10 2014

Hungary's new advertising tax, which has been introduced effective as of 15 August 2014, affects not only media companies, online and offline content


Hungary: new forms of employment
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • June 24 2013

Flexibility is one of the key words of the new Hungarian Labour Code, which entered into force on 1 July 2012


Energy regulator restructured and further cuts in utilities prices expected
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • April 8 2013

In 2013, Hungary has introduced a 10 household utilities price cut in the field of electricity, gas and district heating. To ensure thorough


Amnesty for offshore wealth is over is there any efficient way to tax it?
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • February 25 2013

The Hungarian government plans to tax and drive back to the country wealth held by Hungarians in foreign financial institutions. The government is set


New taxes on utility and energy sector no exemption for transmission operators
  • Schoenherr
  • Hungary
  • December 6 2012

As part of its efforts to keep its state budget deficit under 3 in 2013 and thus lead the European Union terminate its Excessive Deficit Procedure against Hungary, the Hungarian government has imposed a tax on the utility network lines