Pay transparency: what job offers should look like

Recruitment advertisements and job titles will have to be adapted according to the new requirements of the recent European directive on pay transparency.

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The company registration process was simplifies. The law 102/2020 finally enters into force!

July 9, 2020Alexandra Ristin

6 months ago we announced the appearance of some positive amendments to the Company Law n. 31/1990, such as:

  • cancelation of the provisions whereby a natural or legal person may be a sole member of a single limited liability company

  • the abolition of the provisions providing that different companies may operate in the same establishment only if the building, through its structure and its useful surface, allows more companies to operate in different premises or in separate shared spaces

  • Abolishment of the obligation to obtain an aproval from the Owners’ Association of the building to change the destination of the real estate, in the case of companies whose registered office is to be registered in an apartment building, for companies with registered office of which no activity is exercised.


Where can tehnical unemployment documents be sent after the 1st of May?

June 4, 2020Alexandra Ristin

As of the 3rd of April 2020, the procedures for submitting the documents required to obtain the technical unemployment indemnity have changed. According to the new methodology, all those who submit applications for April (therefore all applications that will be submitted after 1st of May) must send them via the online platform made available by the Romanian Government, namely

In addition, it is important to know that documents sent by e-mail to AJOFM will no longer be accepted.

The transmission of documents through the above-mentioned platform will ensure faster processing, better record keeping and easier access to documents to be filled in.

In addition, applications will be written intelligently to help employers calculate the compensation to be claimed and therefore errors in identifying the company will be limited.


How do the law on granting extra time off to parents apply?

March 23, 2020Alexandra Ristin

The Romanian Government adopted, through the Emergency Ordinance, a series of measures in the field of social protection in the context of the epidemiological situation caused by the spread of SAR-CoV-2 coronavirus.

Thus, Amendments and additions have been made to Act 19/2020 on the granting of leave to parents for child supervision in the event of temporary closure of educational establishments, in the sense that:

  • the notion of “parent” for the purposes of the law has been clarified;


Economic measures adopted by the government: technical unemployment – up to 75% of the average salary, credits for SMES, VATref

March 23, 2020Alexandra Ristin

The Romanian government today came up with a package of measures to mitigate the negative effects of the crisis caused by the new coronavirus.

According to the announcement made by Prime Minister Ludovic Orban, those measures were taken that were considered absolutely necessary to support the employees and employers affected by the epidemic Coronavirus, such as: Government support for technical unemployment costs for employees, on the basis of specific conditions, increase in the budget allocated for the settlement of sick leave, and credit for SMEs, for investment and securing working capital.