May 26 , 2020

Law News – Labour Law Department – April 2020 On 22 April, the Government published Royal Decree-Law 15/2020, of 21 April, on additional urgent measures to support the economy and employment. This includes two provisions of relevance to the Inspectorate’s activities. These are analysed in a note by the aforesaid body, entitled Provisions ...

May 18 , 2020

Law News – Labour Law Department – May 2020 Royal Decree-Law 18/2020, of 12 May, on social measures to protect employment (hereinafter, “RD-L 18/2020”) was published on 13 May 2020. The main measures agreed, as referred to throughout RD-L 18/2020, are set out below (systemised for each type of “ERTE[1]”): I. ERTE DUE TO FORCE […]

May 8 , 2020

Law News – Public Law Department – May 2020 Since publication in the Spanish Official Gazette on 25 April of Order SND/370/2020, setting out compulsory conditions for children to be out and about during the COVID-19 health crisis, (“Order SND/370/2020”) doubts have arisen regarding the reach of the aforesaid Order with regard to how it […]

April 7 , 2020

Law News – Commercial Law Department – April 2020 Further to the changes brought in to Law 19/2003, of 4 July, on the legal regime applicable to the movement of capital and financial transactions with foreign natural and legal persons (“Law 19/2003”) by Royal Decree 8/2020, of 17 March (“RDL 8/2020”), on extraordinary measures to […]

April 1 , 2020

Law News – Employment Law Department – March 2020 Royal Decree-Law 10/2020, of 29 March, governing remunerated recoverable time off for employed workers not providing essential services has been passed into law. The purpose of this law is to reduce mobility among the population in the context of the fight against COVID-19 (Spanish Official ...