As a membership benefit, TEK members can now obtain free access to the Virtual Lawyer service, which is an electronic legal databank that was created by the legal services provider Fondia’s lawyers. The normal annual fee for the service is EUR 240.
The service offers free basic legal knowledge to support daily business. It provides, amongst other things, answers to legal issues concerning businesses as well as document templates.
To start using the service, go to virtuallawyer.fondia.com/en and enter the campaign code. The campaign code is provided for TEK members in our membership portal at oma.tek.fi. After logging in you can find the code by clicking the Entrepreneurship box on the front page.
The Virtual Lawyer service covers 10 of the most relevant legal fields for business:
- Personnel and managerial work
- Business contracts
- Consumer protection and product liability
- Company law
- Financing and company restructurings
- Public procurements and competition law
- Environmental law and construction
- Company assets
The service contains more than 1,700 articles in Finnish and English, discussing legal questions which are of importance to entrepreneurs, more than 150 contract templates with implementation guidelines, as well as checklists. The service also suggests links to legislation and other sources of additional information.
In addition to the Virtual Lawyer service offered to TEK members free of charge, you can also utilise other Fondia services against an additional charge.