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26/07/2021
Whist­leb­lo­wer pro­tec­tion and re­porting chan­nels in Aus­tria
1. Is the­re a law on whist­leb­lo­wing in your coun­try? The­re is no law on whist­leb­lo­wing. 2. Does lo­cal law re­qui­re pri­va­te en­t­i­ties to es­ta­blish a whist­leb­lo­wing sys­tem? (If so, which pri­va­te en­t­i­ties?)...
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26/07/2021
Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on ap­pro­ves amend­ments to Fle­mish aid sche­mes for start-ups,...
On 5 Ju­ly 2021, the Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on clea­red new amend­ments to two exis­ting Fle­mish aid sche­mes that we­re ap­pro­ved in 2020 un­der sec­tions 3.1 and 3.3 of the Tem­pora­ry Frame­work for Sta­te aid mea­su­res...
23/07/2021
The Do­mi­nan­ce and Mo­no­po­lies Re­view: Aus­tria
An Aus­tri­an com­pe­ti­ti­on team of ex­perts led by Bernt Els­ner, Part­ner and Head of Vi­en­na and CEE Com­pe­ti­ti­on Prac­tice Area Group, ha­ve pro­vi­ded a ra­ther com­pre­hen­si­ve re­view of the do­mi­nan­ce and mo­no­po­lies in Aus­tria, in the ar­ti­cle pu­blis­hed by The La­wRe­views. In the ar­ti­cle they re­flect not on­ly on ap­p­lica­ble Aus­tri­an le­gis­la­ti­on, but al­so out­li­ne the most pro­mi­nent ca­ses pu­blis­hed in the past ye­ar, the­r­e­by show­ca­sing the re­cent prac­tice of the Aus­tri­an FCA and courts.  You may al­so find an in­te­res­ting over­view of the most im­portant fi­ne de­ci­si­ons in the abu­se of do­mi­nan­ce ca­ses be­fo­re the Aus­tri­an car­tel courts in re­cent ye­ars.  The ent­i­re ar­ti­cle is avail­able on the link be­low. If you ha­ve any ques­ti­ons for our ex­perts, their con­tact is pro­vi­ded at the bot­tom of the pa­ge.
23/07/2021
Kommt die Impf­plicht am Ar­beits­platz?
In­ter­view mit Ar­beits­rechts­ex­per­ten Chris­toph Wolf  in Ö1
23/07/2021
Fit for 55: A new cli­ma­te pa­cka­ge
On 14 Ju­ly 2021, the Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on pu­blis­hed the lar­gest le­gis­la­ti­ve pa­cka­ge re­la­ted to the cli­ma­te and en­er­gy: “Fit for 55”. The main as­sump­ti­on of the new pa­cka­ge is a re­duc­tion of 55% in...
23/07/2021
GD­PR 3 ye­ars on – The grea­test hits (and mis­ses)
Mo­re than three ye­ars ha­ve pas­sed sin­ce the GD­PR ap­p­lied and a lot has hap­pe­n­ed in the world of da­ta pro­tec­tion du­ring that ti­me – fi­nes, class ac­tions, court chal­len­ges and mo­re. We gi­ve our “play­list”...
21/07/2021
Kei­ne Pro­dukt­haf­tung für Ge­sund­heits­tipps in der Ta­ges­zei­tung
Der EuGH hat­te sich zu­letzt mit der Fra­ge zu be­schäf­ti­gen, ob die in ei­ner Ko­lum­ne ei­ner gro­ßen ös­ter­rei­chi­schen Ta­ges­zei­tung er­schie­ne­nen Ge­sund­heits­tipps ein Pro­dukt dar­stel­len, für das der Me­di­en­in­ha­ber...
18/07/2021
CMS Ös­ter­reich: Dop­pel­te Füh­rungs­rol­le für As­trid Va­lek
Die er­fah­re­ne Ma­na­ge­rin hat die Lei­tung der Be­rei­che "Busi­ness De­ve­lop­ment" und "Mar­ke­ting & Com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons" bei der in­ter­na­tio­na­len An­walts­kanz­lei über­nom­men.Le­sen Sie den voll­stän­di­gen Ar­ti­kel hier.Wei­te­re...
16/07/2021
As­trid Va­lek hat die Lei­tung der bei­den Be­rei­che Busi­ness De­ve­lop­ment und...
Seit dem Früh­jahr 2021 prä­sen­tiert sich CMS welt­weit wie auch in Ös­ter­reich im Rah­men ei­ner neu­en Mar­ken­stra­te­gie un­ter dem Mot­to Fu­ture Fa­c­ing. Ei­ne wich­ti­ge Rol­le so­wohl bei der stra­te­gi­schen Aus­rich­tung...
16/07/2021
Re­struc­tu­ring plan and res­cue aid for TAROM: Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on opens...
The Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on de­ci­ded on 5 Ju­ly 2021 to open an in-depth in­ves­ti­ga­ti­on in­to the re­struc­tu­ring plan of the air­line TAROM no­ti­fied by Ro­ma­nia in May 2021, as well as in­to the EUR 190 mil­li­on aid...
16/07/2021
Da­ta pro­tec­tion up­date: la­test de­ve­lop­ments on EU and UK trans­fers
Back­ground On 28 Ju­ne 2021, the Eu­ro­pean Com­mis­si­on is­sued two EU ade­quacy de­ci­si­ons fi­nal­ly brin­ging to an end the un­cer­tain­ty over whe­ther trans­fers of per­so­nal da­ta from the EU to the UK could con­ti­nue...
15/07/2021
New EU Stan­dard Contrac­tu­al Clau­ses: 10 things to know and im­pli­ca­ti­ons...
Last month, the EU Com­mis­si­on pu­blis­hed the new stan­dard contrac­tu­al clau­ses for the trans­fer of per­so­nal da­ta from the EU (the “New EU SCCs”). The New EU SCCs will re­place the pre­vious stan­dard contrac­tu­al...