AmCham Live - Corporate Decisions in the Time of Quarantine – In Practice


The COVID-19 pandemic has put our society and economy under extreme duress. During these difficult times, it is important to work together, share information and best practices. AmCham’s new webinar series will bring you experts from various fields to talk about the most pressing challenges we face right now, including insights about the latest developments surrounding COVID-19 and the economy, economic outlook, key competencies to succeed in this volatile situation, remote team management, home office efficiency, and wellbeing.

About the event:

What challenges do management and business owners face when running the company remotely? And how does Government Decree 102/2020 (IV.10) on special rules of corporate governance of companies in the pandemic emergency apply in practice?

We will provide you with practical guidance and helpful do’s and don’ts on a number of issues including:

  • How to approve a balance sheet?
  • How the board of directors or supervisory board may pass owner's decisions?
  • How mandates of officers can be prolonged or renewed?
  • How to make changes to equity and providing further capital?
  • How to authenticate remotely (e-signing, e- identification and authentication …even when the lawyer is working remotely)?
  • What peculiarities apply to public companies?

This round-table event is brought to you by Szecskay Attorneys at Law:

Szecskay Attorneys at Law is a progressive business law firm, recognized as one of the top legal advisers in Hungary. The Firm provides innovative solutions to a diverse multinational and local client base, from large and medium-sized businesses to start-ups from Hungary and abroad, representing a full spectrum of industry, trade and services. The Firm also handles complex transactions and is highly recommended in dispute resolution, competition law, employment, intellectual property, life sciences and M&A.

To prevent the spread of Covid-19 and in light of the imposed measures, the Firm is working remotely but remains available and will continue to provide the best possible legal services.

The speakers will be:

Adrienn Tar heads the firm’s Corporate Practice and manages the firm’s corporate services. She is known for her 24/7 tireless services to the international business community seeking to establish and to operate quickly and smoothly in Hungary.

Attila Jásdi is a partner specialising in real estate, M&A, commercial and corporate law. As well as being one of our most experienced lawyers in real estate matters, his family name is also synonymous with excellent wine.

Bence Molnár is a senior corporate lawyer and tech-enthusiast. He specialises in new technologies of relevance for corporate governance and house-keeping.

Useful Information:

The event will be held in English.

AmCham webinars are free of charge for all AmCham members.

Registrations will be CLOSED on Monday, April 27, 2020, at 2 pm.

ONLY registered participants will receive the login details in a separate email before the webinar, after registration ends.
By participating at the event you accept that the presentation & subsequent Q&A session will be recorded.
Question during the presentation can be asked in written form through the “chat” feature of Micrososft Teams.

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