Welcome to the 6th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Practice Group. We are happy to once again provide you with interesting news covering the various CEE/SEE jurisdictions in which we practice.
Given our extensive expertise in Business Crime matters, it should come as no surprise that four articles deal with recent developments in this area, particularly regarding anti-corruption, bribery and money laundering.
As the summer holiday season fast approaches, Austria has proposed a bill adopting the new EU Directive on package travel and linked travel arrangements. Additionally, the new Austrian law of succession which took effect in January sets out important changes for testators.
Further, we focus on corporate litigation outlining a recent Austrian Supreme Court decision dealing with the question of loyalty among shareholders of a stock corporation.
Last but not least, we are keeping a close watch on the major changes concerning class action litigation in Poland!
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