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those who have a personal stake in them, e.g. a criminal prosecution of the offence of the breach of trust. Nevertheless, we also defend clients in more general criminal offences such as car thefts, murders or their preparation. The number of cases in which we defend legal persons has also been rapidly growing. Regarding this issue, we are able to provide legal entities with a special attest of the quality and effectivity of the compliance programme.
commission and Mgr. Ing. Lukáš Blahuš has been a member of the Criminal Law Section. Brož & Sokol & Novák has been awarded the Law Firm of the Year nine times for criminal law (2010-2018) and the Recommended Law Firm for arbitration and litigation in 2012 and 2016, as well as Very Recommended Law Firm title in the same field in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
New activities from our standpoint include consultations provided to lawyers and law firms, which actually bolster the defence. At the request of somebody else’s client our law firm usually processes an analysis of the particular issue and, if necessary, recommends further steps. We also play the role of an independent assessor of complaints sent to our client from his suppliers, other commercial partners or anyone else. See more detailed information on https://www.lidl.cz/cs/ compliance.htm. In the last year, we extended the range of forms of legal services provided. Apart from the usual methods, we also provide legal services online that can be tried out by anyone at https://akbsn.online/. We also provide legal services during the preparation and realization of contractual documentation concerning real estate transfer. The attorneys of our law firm do not specialize solely in professional activities. JUDr. Tomáš Sokol is the Vice-President of the Czech Bar Association and the President of the Defence Lawyer’s Union. Apart from his presidency of the Section for Criminal Law of the Czech Bar Association, he is also a member of the Commission for Criminal Law Recodification, while JUDr. Jan Brož is an examiner and the President of an Examination Panel, and JUDr. Jiří Novák is a member of the Czech Bar Association for EU Law, International Law and the International Relations Section as well as the IT and GDPR Section. Since last year, he has also been the President of the IT Law Section of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), and for a long time he has represented the Czech Bar Association in the Council of Europe programme for the education of legal professionals in human rights. JUDr. Václav Chum has been a member of the Disciplinary Commission of the Czech Bar Association since 2009 and an examiner for the bar exams in criminal law, Mgr. Jiří Vágner has been a member of the disciplinary
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