Legislative News – 14 April 2020

In the last few days there have been a high rate of publication of laws to regulate the support provided for individuals and companies. At this rate the laws have been announced firsthand by the government through the media. Usually from the time they are announced until they are published and take effect, it takes an average […]

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Simplified Lay-Off

Decree-Law no. 10-G / 2020 of 26 March establishes an exceptional and temporary measure for the protection of jobs, in the context of the pandemic COVID-19, the so-called Simplified Lay-Off (suspension of the employment contract) . Who it applies to Employers in situations of business crisis that have their situation regularized to Social Security and […]

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State of Emergency – Measures to Support Economic Activity

DISEASE ALLOWANCE FOR ISOLATION, IMPOSED BY THE HEALTH DELEGATE This measure applies to workers who work on behalf of others and self-employed workers. They are entitled to sickness benefit, amounting to 100% of their remuneration. The benefit has a maximum duration of 14 days. EXCEPTIONAL FAMILY SUPPORT FOR EMPLOYEES It applies to Workers who work […]

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State of Emergency – Technical opinion

On March 18, 2020, a state of emergency was decreed in Portugal, through the Decree of the President of the Republic no. 14-A / 2020, of March 18.The exceptional situation and the proliferation of registered cases of contagion of COVID-19 requires the application of extraordinary and urgent measures to restrict rights and freedoms, especially with […]

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State of emergency – Information on work activities

ACTIVITIES OBLIGED TO CLOSE 1. Recreational, leisure and fun activities: -Concert restaurants and cafes;-Fado houses;-Discotheques and dance halls; -Bars; -Party rooms; -Art galleries and exhibitions;-Circus;-Amusement parks, markets and similars;-Water parks; -Zoos;-Recreational parks for children; -Any places for leisure sports;-Other locations or facilities similar to the previous ones. 2. Cultural and artistic activities: -Auditories; -Movie theaters;-Theaters;-Museums […]

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