Public and private companies in Colombia have until the 31th January of 2017 to fulfill the new regulation. This regulation orders the application of a new system of safety and security. This system includes occupational health, which is the most important different with the old system. The administration of professional risk (ARL) must provide legal advice to everyone that ask about the new system.
In Colombia, since the entry into force of the Decree 2242 of 2015, electronic invoices will be valid evidence of comercial operations between tax payers. Purchase or sale transactions of goods and services, between big or small companies, have to use as an official evidence the electronic invoices since the 24th of November 2015. Electronic invoices will be useful to international business, which is the reason Colombia has started to use this system, following the regulations of the United Nations Development Organization.
National Audit Office of Colombia, Contraloria, requires American Company CB&D to provide information about refinery expansion infrastructure’s Project in Cartagena, in other to look for information explaining the extra expenses incurred in that Project. On Tuesday, January 26, 2016, the commission that will do the Audition control in this project (Reficar) was established.The extra expenses have been calculated around 4,000 million dollars.
This Memorandum has the purpose to establish a pilot system to accelerate the application process of patents and the protection of creations in the European Union, through the exchange of information about the patent’s status between both of the authorities.
In order to guarantee the rights of the workers, the Ministry of Labor has commanded by concept No: 168688 issued on September 8th 2015, that any disciplinary procedure against an employee must follow the case C-593/04. In order to follow constitutional court’s case law, corporate internal regulations must contain: a properly communicated service of process, a proper accusation, a copy to the defendant, the evidence of the charges and the terms to answer the charges.