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Factsheet for measure GR-2021-25/1995 – measures in Greece
|Country||Greece , applies nationwide|
|Time period||Temporary, 16 June 2021 – 30 July 2021|
|Type||Other initiatives or policies|
Supporting businesses to stay afloat
– Direct subsidies (full or partial)
|Author||Penny Georgiadou (INE GSEE)|
|Measure added||05 August 2021 (updated 09 August 2021)|
The Action concerns financial aid through the subsidy of self-employed lawyers, affected by the COVID-19 pandemic due to the disrupting of the regular operation of the courts.
The aim of the Action is to upgrade the digital infrastructure of law firms in order the lawyers to be able to provide their services through video conferencing, but also to use modern technological tools in the process of administering justice, in courts and in prisons across the country. The budget of the Action is €20 million.
The dates for applications is from 16 June 2021 to 30 July 2021.
According to the requirements of the programme for the Subsidy to Self-Employed Lawyers:
There is no information.
|Does not apply to workers||
||Does not apply to citizens|
Company / Companies
Social partners' role in designing the measure and form of involvement:
|Trade unions||Employers' organisations|
|Role||No involvement||No involvement|
|Form||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Social partners' role in the implementation, monitoring and assessment phase:
There is no involvement of social partners.
There are no social partner's reactions to the measure.
|Economic area||Sector (NACE level 2)|
|M - Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities||M69 Legal and accounting activities|
|Occupation (ISCO level 2)|
|Legal, social and cultural professionals|
Eurofound (2021), Subsidy for Self-Employed Lawyers, measure GR-2021-25/1995 (measures in Greece), EU PolicyWatch, Dublin, https://static.eurofound.europa.eu/covid19db/cases/GR-2021-25_1995.html
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