Category: Blog

Guide for Virtual Mediations

In a recent blog post, we discussed about the legal framework established by the Ministry of Justice in Resolution Nº 121/2020, regarding the possibility for mediators to carry out Mandatory Mediation’s meetings by using the resources that New Technologies brought up, such as videoconferences.   This time, the Undersecretary for Access to Justice ‑that depends of the aforementioned Ministry– issued Order Nº 7/2020, that includes a brief Guide […]Continue reading

Ministry of Justice Allows Virtual Mediation.

During the last couple of weeks the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Labor have set up the general framework to start or continue mediations –in civil or commercial issues- and conciliations –in complaints related to labor law.  Regarding Mediation, resolution Nº 121/2020 of the Ministry of Justice allows the mediator to meet parties –both […]Continue reading

New Excepted Activities Since April 20th, 2020

During the last couple of days, both mass media and public officials anticipated that the Government would update the list of vital services in the context of the mandatory quarantine established last month. Those providing one of the following services would be able to resume their operations: Agencies that receive payments of taxes and utilities. […]Continue reading

The Argentine Supreme Court Allows E‑Mail Filings for Complaints and Electronic Issuance of Judicial Decisions

On April 13, 2020, Argentina has taken a major step forward towards the digitalization of judicial system. This time, the Supreme Court of Justice regulated the filling of complaints remotely and the use of electronic and digital issuance of judicial decisions by all national judges. In consequence, there are now fewer judicial steps that require […]Continue reading

Lerman & Szlak advised INVENTU and the National University of Rosario on Open Source Intellectual Property for their innovative respiratory emergency device

“We do not always have the opportunity to collaborate with such a significant project. We are grateful to Pablo Schnitman, INVENTU´s attorney and the INVENTU Team who trusted us for the Intellectual Property strategy and we wish them the greatest success, which will be shared with all humanity in the fight against COVID-19”, Celia Lerman, […]Continue reading

Creation of the Committee of Evaluation and Supervision of the Emergency Assistance Program for Jobs and Industry

On April 6th, 2020 the Decree N° 347/2020 was published on the Official Gazette, creating the Committee of Evaluation and Supervision of the Emergency Assistance Program for Jobs and Industry established by the Decree N° 332/2020. The Committee comprises the Minister of Economic Development, the Minister of the Treasury, the Minister of Labor, and the […]Continue reading

Lerman & Szlak advises Worcket, Argentine Start up combining HR and AI on its new investment round for US $ 1.5 million

María Cecilia Brazzola, our Partner and expert on Corporate Law at Lerman & Szlak, led the process of accompanying the Worcket company, advising its entire Due Diligence process during 2019. This assistance contributed to the consolidation of a new investment for US $ 1.5 million, which strongly settles Worcket’s position in the market of Human […]Continue reading