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Court News

The government resolution on the removal of the Director of the State Food and Veterinary Service from office complies with the Constitution

02-03-2018

By its ruling adopted today, the Constitutional Court has adopted the decisions on three questions. The Constitutional Court has recognised that the government resolution (No 960) of 28 September 2016 on dismissing Jonas Milius from the office of the Director of the State Food and Veterinary Service (hereinafter referred to as the government resolution) is not in conflict with the Constitution...

The legal regulation limiting the amount of maternity (paternity) allowances ruled constitutional

24-01-2018

By its ruling adopted today, the Constitutional Court has recognised that Paragraph 5 of Article 6 of the Law on Sickness and Maternity Social Insurance (hereinafter referred to as the Law) was not in conflict with the Constitution insofar as the said paragraph provided that the maximum compensatory earnings for the calculation of maternity (paternity) allowances could not exceed the sum of the 3.2-fold amount of insured income, approved by the Government for the given year and valid in the month of the acquisition of the right to a maternity (paternity) allowance...