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Changes regarding the rules of joint parental control

Changes regarding the rules of joint parental control

An amendment to the provisions of the Civil Code on the exercise of joint parental responsibility entered into force on the 1st January 2022, according to which the legislator allows the court to decide on joint exercise of parental custody and alternate custody even at the request of only one of the parents, provided that it is in the best interests of the minor child. We hereby introduce the most important aspects of the amendment.

2022-02-01, Family
International divorce

International divorce

One out of five marriages within the European Union is concluded between spouses of different nationalities. As a direct result, more and more people who have problems in their relationships are beginning to wonder whether it is possible to divorce from their spouses under their own jurisdiction. In our article, we introduce the unique aspects of international marriages, as well as the process of an international divorce.

2021-11-10, Családjogi

Legal aspects of foreign marriages in Hungary

Getting married abroad is becoming ever more common – as a result of the globalized world, people are becoming more and more mobile, and they also get to know a lot more people from different nations. Nowadays international couples are very common, but they also have to choose a place to live: which country are they going to make their home? What happens if a Hungarian citizen marries a non-Hungarian?

2020-09-03, Civil, Family

We do provide our services during the pandemic crisis – “Corona policy”

To our present and future Clients,


In order to maintain our health and that of our families we kindly ask you to carefully read and note our policy below, which shall remain in effect during the corona-crisis. The purpose of these simple rules is to minimize the risk of spreading the virus, thus enabling us to serve you without any hindrances.


Changes in Hungarian legislation regarding real estates Term: January-September 2018

The year 2018 has brought many changes in the legislation of Hungary regarding real estates. There were many aspects that motivated the change in legislation, the most prominent of which were the social goals of the lawmakers like the state’s right of pre-emption, the increase of the security of real estate transactions, and the reform of the territorial administration for quicker and more efficient processes.

2018-10-03, Real estate

Harmonisation of Hungarian information protection law with GDPR

In the past months, one of the most relevant news and legal topic has been that of data processing. And alas the regulation of data processing in Hungary has arrived to a new milestone on July 17th 2018, when the Hungarian Parliament adopted an amendment of Act 113 of 2011 on the Right of Informational Self-Determination and on the Freedom of Information („Info Act”). The amendment of the Info Act is supposed to implement the rules of the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (April 27th 2016.) of the European Union.

2018-07-04, Internet, IT, Data protection