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Phone: +381 11 3281 958, 3281 965

Legal Committee

Legal Committee

Aim of this cross-sectoral Committee is to advocate for improvement of the overall legal framework by closely monitoring the work of Serbian authorities and generating proposals for its improvement. As one of the most proactive committees, Legal Committee has developed a practice of organizing roundtables in order to present to the authorities FIC positions on specific draft laws or on the issues regarding implementation of the existing regulation.

Active since the establishment of FIC in 2002, Legal Committee has more than 60 members which means than one in two FIC members are engaged in the Committee.

Main priorities defined in Legal Committee Programme 2024-2026 are:

  • Multisectoral Cooperation with other FIC committees:
    • Labour and tax related regulations (employment – specifically in agriculture and hospitality)
    • Climate Changes Law, E-mobility and Renewables Goal (adoption of by-laws)
    • AI, Digitalization, Innovation Goal: adoption of relevant legislation, awareness, specialization
  • European Directives on Direct Foreign Investments (impact on transitions in Serbia, harmonization of domestic legislation with directives)
  • Law on Bankruptcy of Entrepreneurs and Law on Bankruptcy of Natural Persons (adoption of regulations)
  • ESG (compliance with EU regulation, raising awareness)

Main partners for achieving these goals include Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Finance, Administration for the Prevention of Money Laundering and NBS.

For all the information regarding this committee please contact Regulatory Director Jelena Lazarevic, via e-mail or phone +381 11 3281 958 & +381 11 3281 965.

For more info about the organization of committees and the scope of their activities please see main Committees page.


Nebojsa Lukac

Attorney at Law in cooperation with PwC Serbia, Manager in Legal
PricewaterhouseCoopers d.o.o.
Members: (in alphabetical order)