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Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
On February 10, 2021, the German government published a draft law to implement the EU's Sales of Goods Directive. The new regulations shall apply to sales contracts concluded from January 1, 2022.
Jones Day
New law regulates commercial dealings between suppliers and comparatively larger buyers of food and agricultural products.
Taylor Wessing
In contrast to the old clauses, there are no longer different "sets" for the various cases of application, but only one "modular" document which must be adapted to the specific case.
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
The seller of a company is subject to increased pre-contractual duties of disclosure, in particular with regard to information about specific events...
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
The right to information under data protection law pursuant to Art. 15 (3) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ...
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
On March 3, 2021, the German Federal Government agreed on the draft of a so called Supply Chain Act. It is intended that the German Bundestag (Parliament) adopts it before the summer recess.
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
On January 19, 2021, the 10th amendment to the Act Against Restraints of Competition ("GWB"), the "GWB Digitization Act," came into force. The central regulatory subject of the amendment is the new...
Friedrich Graf von Westphalen & Partner
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, shareholders' resolutions in limited liability companies can be adopted by written circulation procedure, even if this is not provided for in the articles...
Hogan Lovells
Klima- und Umweltschutz gewinnen sowohl in der gesellschaftlichen Diskussion als auch in der Rechts- und Compliance-Praxis zunehmend an Bedeutung.
lus Laboris
A new law is now set to change that. Dr Jessica Jacobi, one of the initiators of the new law named ‘#stayonboard', explains the changes.
Mayer Brown
On June 11, 2021, the German parliament passed the "Law on corporate due diligence in supply chains" ("Supply Chain Law") ("Lieferkettensorgfaltspflichtengesetz").
Bardehle Pagenberg
This decision concerns a data exchange system in the area of logistics. However, none of the effects produced by said system were considered technical by the EPO.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Common Way to Make Changes to Consumer Terms & Conditions Invalidated by German Federal Court, Creating Enforcement Risk and Need to Re-evaluate Clauses
Bird & Bird
On May 18, 2021, the Federal Court of Justice ("FCJ") ruled that's "narrow" best price clause violates Article 101 (1) TFEU (the cartel prohibition) as well.
Mayer Brown
Das Gesetz zur Einführung von elektronischen Wertpapieren, über dessen verschiedene Entwurfsstadien (Referentenentwurf vom 11. August 2020 und Regierungsentwurf vom 14. Dezember 2020)...
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek
Since the ECJ declared the EU-US Privacy Shield as an invalid legal basis for the transfer of personal data to the US, stipulating increased requirements for the use of the EU standard contractual clauses in July 2020 ...
Seit dem 27. Januar 2021 gelten die neuen Bestimmungen der Corona-Arbeitsschutzverordnung („Corona-ArbSchV"), die das Risiko einer Infektion mit dem Coronavirus bei der Arbeit minimieren sollen.
Die auf den 21.01.2021 datierende SARS-CoV-2-Arbeitsschutzverordnung („Corona-ArbschV", BAnz AT v. 22.01.2021, V1) wurde heute veröffentlicht und wird damit am kommenden Mittwoch, den 27.01.2021, in Kraft treten.
Ziel waren und sind nach wie vor Einreisen aus Tschechien insgesamt sowie Teilen von Österreich als Virusvarianten-Gebiet.
Frischen Wind in die arbeitsrechtliche Praxis bringt derzeit das vom Bundeskabinett just vor Ostern beschlossene Betriebsrätemodernisierungsgesetz.
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