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Ellex Klavins

Legal Services | Latvia
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K. Valdemara 62 | Riga | LV-1013 | Latvia


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COVID-19 Government Support Measures Latvia (as of 7 December 2020)

I Banking and Finance The Government of Latvia has approved a business support program that provides for financial measures ensured in cooperation with state development agency Altum. The program is planned to continue until mid-2021. Depending on individual needs, companies, regardless of industry, can use six crisis alleviation programs: Working capital loan – a liquidity support for companies, whose activities have been affected by Covid-19...

Impact of Covid-19 on the Rental Housing Market and Latest Trends

In order to stem the spread of COVID-19 in Latvia the emergency situation is extended until 9 June 2020. Until then restrictive measures established by the Government that have serious impact on all sectors of the national economy shall be in effect. The rental housing market is no exception and has encountered a sharp drop in rent and significant changes to the situation on the lease market. Changes to the Rental Housing Market and Underlying Factors One of the factors affecting the rental market is the fact that the declared emergency situation and restrictive measures have resulted in a number of companies suspending or downgrading their business activity...

Coronavirus - Assisted/Support Programs for the taxpayers

In light of the state of emergency declared in the Republic of Latvia as a result of the spread of COVID-19 infection, we have summarized the most essential aspects of the government business support programs.The aggregated information is based on the Act on Measures for Prevention and Management of National Threats and Their Consequences in Relation to COVID 19 Proliferation, in force (amendments) on 05.04.2020 (available here) and other legal acts...

COVID-19 and Data Protection: Sample Privacy Policy

Associate Partner Sarmis Spilbergs and Associate Mikijs Zimecs have prepared a sample of a Privacy Policy that may help employees to process data related to COVID-19 in accordance with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation. Sample in Latvian mentioned above is available below:   COVID-19 Data Processing Notice Supplement to the Privacy Policy of SIA “[Name]” This data processing notice has been issued considering the emergency situation declared in Latvia and possible processing of your personal data with respect to COVID-19 virus...
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