Ints Skaldis

Associate

Latvia

+371 673 05101

Ints Skaldis is an associate at the Ellex Employment and Dispute Resolution practice groups and is the main lawyer for immigration and citizenship matters.

Ints works with local and international clients in most employment matters. In addition to daily HR and employment matters, Ints handles restructuring, transfer of undertaking, liquidation, employee posting, outsourcing, international mobility and immigration affairs. Ints has experience in collective bargaining agreements, crewing agreements, remote work, collective redundancies, management agreements and employment disputes.

He prepares different court and arbitration documents and advises on the enforcement of foreign court rulings and arbitral awards. Ints has extensive knowledge of case law, which promotes the practical aspects of the provided advice.

Ints works with clients operating in various areas, including transportation, the industrial sector, IT, retail, seafaring and more. Ints also lectures in seminars on employment and immigration questions and is the author of several publications in both the local and international media.

Ints Skaldis understood the client’s requirements, great advice in English, easy to work with.

2017

University of Latvia

Master of Laws (LL.M.)

2014

University of Latvia

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

2013

University of Szeged

Erasmus studies

Since 2021

International Association of young lawyers (AIJA)

Member

Since 2019

International Bar Association (IBA)

Member

Since 2014

European Law Students' Association Latvia (ELSA Latvia)

Member

2021

European Employment Law Update: Flexibility and Teleworking
Garrigues, May2021

The guide has been elaborated by all the law firms included on the European Employment Group of the World Services Group.

Associate Partner Irina Kostina and Associate Ints Skaldis are co-authors of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2021

Guide to Minimum Terms of Employment for Posted Workers
Wardyński & Partners, April 2021

The revised Guide compiles practical information on the most relevant employment terms and conditions applicable to workers posted to 22 jurisdictions. Ellex employment experts in Latvia Irina Kostina and Ints Skaldis are co-authors of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2020

Global Employment Law Guide

Lex Mundi's Labor & Employment and Employee Benefits & Pensions Practice Group has released the latest Global Employment Law Guide. It provides relevant and timely information on important employment laws in more than 50 jurisdictions.
The guide draws on the expertise of Lex Mundi member firms from around the world. Ellex in Latvia is the exclusive member of Lex Mundi in Latvia, therefore, our employment experts Irina Kostina and Ints Skaldis have prepared the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2020

WSG Global COVID-19 Task Force & Resource Center
World Services Group, April 2020

Due to the Covid-19 situation across the world, the international resource organization World Services Group has launched a Global Task Force and Resource Center with experts from several different jurisdictions to advise and guide during these uncertain times. As an active member of this network, Ellex lawyers in Latvia are the main contact with questions concerning Latvian law.

2020

COVID-19 disease and the rights and duties of an employer
By: Irina Kostina and Ints Skaldis, March 2020

Considering the state of emergency declared in the Republic of Latvia as a result of the spread of the Covid-19 infection, we have summarized the most important matters to be considered by employers at this time.

2020

Guide to Minimum Terms of Employment of Posted Workers
Wardyński & Partners, March 2020

The guide was created by Wardyński & Partners involving other lawyers from firms across 25 European countries who shared contributions on their jurisdictions.

This guide compiles practical information on the most relevant employment terms and conditions applicable to workers posted to each jurisdiction, such as working time, rest periods, minimum wage, overtime work, holiday leave, equal treatment and equal opportunities, and health and safety.

Ellex employment experts in Latvia Irina Kostina and Ints Skaldis are co-authors of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2019

Equal Gender Pay Booklet
World Services Group, November 2019

Gender pay equality is a fundamental right embedded in the EU Treaty and in numerous European Directives. Women still earn less than men across Europe and are under-represented in decision-making positions. Many European countries have taken initiatives to address this inequality in pay.

The booklet covers 20 countries in Europe and sets out, for each country, figures and trends, the legal framework on gender pay equality and the sanctions for the employer and the means of action for the employee in the event of any violation of the equal pay legislation.

Ellex employment experts in Latvia Irina Kostina and Ints Skaldis are co-authors of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2019

Guide to obtaining an EU passport
Shepherd and Wedderburn, August 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn has launched a unique Guide to Obtaining an EU Passport. This guide has been produced in collaboration with immigration specialists from the other 27 EU Member States and provides a handy reference point for British citizens looking to protect their EU citizenship post-Brexit and for anyone looking to obtain British citizenship.

Ints Skaldis, associate at Ellex in Latvia, is the author of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2019

Lex Mundi Global Anti-Corruption Compliance Guide
LexMundi, April 2019

Implementing a company-wide anti-corruption compliance program? Advising management on a proposed overseas investment? Legal teams must understand how relevant anti-corruption laws apply to and inform the way in which they conduct their business. We are proud to have contributed to the Lex Mundi Global Anti-Corruption Compliance Guide summarizing regulatory regimes in 80 jurisdictions across the Americas, APAC and in EMEA.

Ellex experts in Latvia Raimonds Slaidiņš and Ints Skaldis are contributors of the Latvia chapter of the guide.

2018

Energy Investment Risk Assessment (EIRA)
Energy Charter Secretariat, October 2018

EIRA 2018 aims at assessing specific policy, regulatory and legal risks concerning foreign and domestic investment in the energy sector of different countries.

Ellex experts in Latvia Filips Kļaviņš, Iveta Ceple and Ints Skaldis joined the project contributing to the EIRA country profile of Latvia.