Labour law
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Labour law

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw cooperate on a regular basis with clients in dealing with their day-to-day issues relevant for each business irrespective of their business sector or activities.

ECOVIS ProventusLaw assists with various issues ranging from drafting contracts and employing foreigners to managing complex situations of unfair competition or resolving disputes. Our experts have gained considerable experience in terminating agreements with executives and in developing strategies for limiting the powers of executives in order to ensure maximum protection of shareholders’ interests, as well as in developing executive incentive and motivation schemes.

Where required and in particular where labour law issues span multiple jurisdictions, we are assisted by our partners from the ECOVIS network operating worldwide.

The experience by ECOVIS ProventusLaw include:

  • Employment contracts, rules of procedure and confidentiality agreements
    ECOVIS ProventusLaw draws up employment contracts with executives, collective agreements, job descriptions, rules of procedure, confidentiality and fair competition agreements as well as other labour-related documentation and local acts. Our lawyers are available to act for employees and employers in entering into and terminating employment contracts, including the termination of contracts between a company and its executive.
  • Labour disputes and representation in court
    ECOVIS ProventusLaw provides advice in collective and individual labour disputes concerning the termination of labour contracts, recovery of pay and compensations, unfair competition, disclosure of commercial secrets and in other labour-related cases in labour disputes commissions and in court. Our lawyers also advise on transfer of employees and in cases of collective dismissal.
  • Unfair competition
    We provide comprehensive legal assistance to employers affected by unfair competition acts of their current or former employees who use information obtained from the employer against his interests or disclose trade secrets to competitors and thereby cause damage. Our work includes negotiation and litigation as well as preventive measures aimed at avoiding such activities.
  • Residence and work permits for Lithuania and the EU
    ECOVIS ProventusLaw assists businesspeople seeking to obtain permits for residence in Lithuania and the EU. We provide comprehensive services from incorporation/acquisition of businesses in Lithuania to obtaining residence permits for family members.
    We also represent skilled professionals in obtaining the EU Blue Card providing a path towards free residence and work throughout the EU. We assist employers wishing to employ large groups of skilled foreign employees.