Ministers decide not to postpone introduction of civil code

The government on Wednesday decided not to postpone the introduction of the country’s new Civil Code, set to come into effect next January. The code, once implemented, will unify private law covered in the Labour Code, the Commercial Code and other legislation. Some politicians had raised concerns that not all sectors will be ready for the changes. The Justice Ministry, by contrast, saw no reason for any delay.

Author: Jan Velinger