TZVS: COVID-19 RESPONSE DOCUMENTS

The impact of COVID-19 is changing rapidly. For that reason, we have set up a list of specific articles and news for navigating the many challenges ahead.


COVID-19 and Strategic Sectors

COVID-19 and Strategic Sectors

On March 16, 2020, the President of the Republic declared the state of emergency and restricted the rights of circulation for workers in the public and private sector, with the … ...
Annual Obligations of Mining Concessionaires in Ecuador

Annual Obligations of Mining Concessionaires in Ecuador

Regarding the state of emergency declared by the Government, the Ministry defined the compliance mechanism of the annual regulatory obligations of mining concessionaires in Ecuador. March 31 of each year … ...
The Ecuadorian Intellectual Property Office (SENADI) will continue to provide service to users during the State of Emergency

The Ecuadorian Intellectual Property Office (SENADI) will continue to provide service to users during the State of Emergency

The Ecuadorian Intellectual Property Office-SENADI- has taken measures to keep an uninterrupted attention to its users within the Sanitary Emergency decreed by the Ecuadorian government within COVID-19. On March 12, … ...
Approval of Financial Statements by the General Meeting

Approval of Financial Statements by the General Meeting

The Superintendence of Companies, Securities and Insurance, extended the presentation of financial statements and other corporate documents, due to the health emergency by COVID-19. The Ecuadorian Companies Law (“LC”) mandates … ...
Reduction, Suspension and Modification of Labor by the State of Exception due to COVID-19

Reduction, Suspension and Modification of Labor by the State of Exception due to COVID-19

As of March 28, 2020, the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Labor for the reduction, modification or emergency suspension of working hours in the private sector, during the Emergency … ...
Data Protection during the State of Exception due to COVID-19

Data Protection during the State of Exception due to COVID-19

The current State of Exception in Ecuador, requires the processing of personal data such as those related to health, with or without consent of the data subject. The right to … ...