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POTAMITISVEKRIS named Chambers’ top Greek law firm for 2020

POTAMITISVEKRIS is pleased to announce that the firm has been named “Greece Law Firm of the Year 2020” by Chambers Europe.
POTAMITISVEKRIS wins this prestigious award for a 3rd time in the last nine years, consolidating its position as one of the top Greek law firms. We would like to thank our employees for their dedication and commitment, and our clients for their support and trust!
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Article in protagon.gr The crime of not staying at home

Our associate Dimitra Dai, in her article, comments on the criminal dimensions of COVID-19, and the sanctions that have been imposed by the government upon persons who violate the Penal Code.

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POTAMITISVEKRIS recognized as “TOP TIER firm 2020” in the Legal 500 EMEA 2020 edition

We are pleased to announce that POTAMITISVEKRIS has been ranked by The Legal 500 in 10 practice areas as Tier 1 and in 3 practice areas as Tier 2. Congratulations to our Partners: Stathis Potamitis, George Bersis, Euripides Ioannou, Dimitrios Loukas, Aspasia Malliou, Konstantinos Papadiamantis, Xenophon Paparrigopoulos, and Alexios Papastavrou, who have been singled out as “Leading Individuals”, and to our Partner: Vassilis Stergiou, who has also been recognised as “Next Generation Partner”.
Kudos to our talented associates: Amalia Balla, Despoina Charakopoulou, Maria Ferfeli, Maria Kilatou, Theologos Mintzas, Dimitra Rachouti, Nikolas Sigkridis, Anthea Terlegas, and Eirini Zaglanika for their recognition as “Rising Stars” in their respective fields!
Special thanks to our clients for their continued support and trust!

COVID-19 and Data Protection issues

The Hellenic Data Protection Authority issued Guidelines in connection with the processing of personal data in the fight against Covid-19. Please find here a brief analysis of the Guidelines, as well as a Q&A prepared by our Data Protection Team

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An article worth reading

Read the latest article of Aspasia Malliou, Tax Partner at POTAMITISVEKRIS, and editor of the Tax Law Bulletin “Deltio Forologikis Nomothesias”. She comments that we live critical moments due to COVID-19 outbreak. Aspasia also encourages us to exploit “new opportunities” for collective and individual reconsideration.

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Slow the spread of COVID-19

Check out the video to find out how you can help slow the spread of COVID-19 and what to do if you have symptoms. If you have a health concern, please call: 1135 For more information, visit: https://eody.gov.gr/

CORONAVIRUS | Ministry of Employment new circular and guidelines

Through the following link you can read the circular of the Greek Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, about “urgent and temporary labour market measures for the treatment and against the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19”. Also, you may find the guidelines of the Hellenic Institute for Occupational Health and Safety, along with the Greek Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. For your convenience, the infographic below presents the employers’ primary obligations, according to the Institute and the Ministry.

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Coronavirus alert

During the new coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, businesses and employees need to be aware of their rights and obligations. Read the newsletter of our Employment & Social Security Team for a detailed summary of employers’ and employees’ rights and obligations in Greece. Link

Delphi Economic Forum 2020

Are you going to Delphi Economic Forum 2020 in March? Don’t miss the speech of Stathis Potamitis, Managing Partner at POTAMITISVEKRIS and Legal Advisor at the Hellenic Fund Asset Management Association, Greece. He will join a panel to discuss “ETHICS IN INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AND FINANCE”. Should be an exciting one!