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Man­dat­ory tele­work­ing as of this Monday, with a pos­sib­il­ity of a lim­ited...
The Gov­ern­ment has just an­nounced that tele­work­ing will once again be com­puls­ory for all com­pan­ies, as­so­ci­ations and ser­vices, whatever their size, for all staff mem­bers who per­form a tele­work­able func­tion...
CMS Glob­al Fintech Up­date - Au­gust 2021
Be­low you will find top­ics of Au­gust 2021 news­let­ter:Fintech in Bel­gi­umFintech in Ro­mani­aFintech in Spain­Fintech in South Afri­caFintech in Switzer­land­Fintech in UkraineFintech in United King­dom 
CMS Glob­al Fintech Up­date
The leg­al frame­work in the fintech in­dustry is chan­ging very quickly and some­times var­ies greatly from jur­is­dic­tion to jur­is­dic­tion.Our glob­al up­date, will give you an over­view of the latest changes and top­ics we have been deal­ing with in Europe, Africa and Lat­in Amer­ica re­gion. This will give you an at a glance sum­mary of a num­ber of art­icles that we have pro­duced on a loc­al basis.For a more in-depth ana­lys­is or for any ques­tions, please reach out to your usu­al CMS con­tact or lis­ted in this up­date Fintech ex­perts.
EU fi­nally ad­opts new data trans­fer clauses
On 4 June 2021, the European Com­mis­sion an­nounced two new sets of stand­ard con­trac­tu­al clauses: (i) for in­ter­na­tion­al trans­fers of per­son­al data (new SCCs) (avail­able here) and (ii) to be used by con­trol­lers...
CMS Glob­al Fintech Up­date - May 2021
Be­low you will find the top­ics of the May 2021 news­let­ter:Fintech in ChileFintech in Ger­many­Fintech in Ita­ly­Fintech in Lux­em­bourgFintech in Neth­er­landsFintech in Slov­e­ni­aFintech in Spain­Fintech in South Afri­caFintech in Switzer­land­Fintech in United King­dom 
Spot­light on Sus­tain­ab­il­ity I May 2021 - Con­sumer Products News­let­ter
Wel­come to May 2021 edi­tion of the CMS Con­sumer Products News­let­ter!
CMS On your radar | Is­sue 14
Wel­come to the latest edi­tion of "On your radar", which is a story of two halves…   First, we take the op­por­tun­ity to look back at de­vel­op­ments dur­ing 2020, in many cases high­light­ing those that...
COV­ID-19: Cer­ti­fic­ate ne­ces­sary to jus­ti­fy pres­ence at the work­place
We would like to draw your at­ten­tion to the fact that a new min­is­teri­al de­cree was is­sued this Sunday set­ting out new meas­ures and ob­lig­a­tions for em­ploy­ers, in­clud­ing the fol­low­ing:1. Tele­work­ing at...
CMS On your radar | Is­sue 13
In this edi­tion of On Your Radar we look at in­ter­na­tion­al re­sponses to lift­ing lock­down and re­turn­ing to the work­place. Pan­dem­ics press fast for­ward on change, and we wanted to un­der­stand the glob­al re­sponse...
The EU Court of Justice cla­ri­fies trans­par­ency of flight prices
On 23 April 2020, in the case between Ry­anair and the Itali­an Com­pet­i­tion Au­thor­ity, the Court of Justice of the European Uni­on cla­ri­fied the trans­par­ency ob­lig­a­tion of air car­ri­ers to in­dic­ate un­avoid­able...
The no­tice to be per­formed dur­ing a peri­od of tem­por­ary un­em­ploy­ment «...
Read­ing time: 2 minutes What does the le­gis­la­tion cur­rently stip­u­late? As a re­mind­er, the cur­rent le­gis­la­tion makes a dis­tinc­tion between two forms of tem­por­ary un­em­ploy­ment: tem­por­ary un­em­ploy­ment for...
New law re­gard­ing the sus­pen­sion of the la­bour elec­tions
The Bel­gian Par­lia­ment yes­ter­day ad­op­ted a law aim­ing to reg­u­late the sus­pen­sion of the pro­ced­ure of so­cial elec­tions of 2020 due to the coronavir­us COV­ID-19 pan­dem­ic. The law will be pub­lished in the...