Austrian federal law on public procurement 2006
01/06/2006 Mit 1.2.2006 ist das Bundesvergabegesetz 2006 in Kraft getreten. Den unmittelbaren Anlass für ein neues Gesetz lieferte einmal mehr der Gemeinschaftsgesetzgeber, dessen Richtlinienpaket umzusetzen ...
Limited zoning and bargaining area rules as a new instrument for regional planning according to the wr BauO-Novelle 2014 (Amendment to the Vienna Building Regulations 2014) – Part 1
01/02/2015 The latest reform of the Vienna Building Regulations contains not only simplifications of the administrative process and more flexibility in the area of building regulations but also two new...
Best Practice Guide for the Austrian Construction Contract
20/12/2011 Rechtlicher Leitfaden mit großem PraxisnutzenBei Bauprojekten spielten die Kenntnis der Rechte und Pflichten und eine entsprechende ordnungsgemäße Dokumentation eine immer größere Rolle. Als Prax...
09/06/2015 We paid a visit to the law firm CMS in Vienna and asked the compliance expert Rainer Wachter the following question: “is it even possible to conclude an agreement in some countries without resorting t...
Beyond the curtain
08/10/2014 What is it line to do Business in central an eastern Europe 25 years after the fall of communism?
“Acting in Concert” under Austrian Takeover Law: Avoiding the Pitfalls
14/05/2012 The Austrian Takeover Commission has developed a growing and, at times, confusing body of case law on “acting in concert” in which it aggregated the shareholdings of significant shareholders and ext...
“Right to Humanity”: CMS Vienna Takes Action to Support Refugees
30/10/2015 In the current refugee situation, it is the various initiatives that have been launched not only by the state but also by private individuals and companies that swiftly and unbureaucratically...
"Safe Harbour" declared invalid by the European Court of Justice - File transfer to the USA an issue!
2015-05 The European Court of Justice declared their verdict on 6/10/2015 in the case of Schrems against Facebook. The personal data of European internet users is not, in the European Court of Justice’s v...
CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz
CMS Austria, founded in Vienna in 1970, looks back on 45 successful years. As our client, you benefit from our regional market expertise and industry knowledge regardless of whether you are looking...