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Dutch DPA Newsflash: Strong Increase in Privacy Complaints

During the first six months of this year (H1/2019), more than 15.000 people filed a complaint with the Dutch Data Protection Authority (Dutch DPA)....

‘No Deal’ Brexit Checklist: Key Implications for Business

As the deadline for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU approaches, and Brexit negotiations continue, it is vital for companies to address the challenges...

Luxembourg: New Mandatory Disclosure Requirements for Luxembourg Intermediaries

On 9 August 2019, the Luxembourg Parliament publicly released the bill of law 7465 implementing the European Union (EU) Directive 2018/822 of 25 May 2018...

Russia: Businesses Await Product Liability Class Actions

From 1 October 2019, Russian consumers will be able to sue businesses by way of group (class) actions uniting people with identical claims to...

Russia: Liberalization of Currency Control Regulations

From 1 January 2020 Russia is abolishing all currency control restrictions on payment of funds by non-residents to bank accounts of Russian residents opened...

New EU Legislation Tackling Work-Life Balance

The European Commission recently announced new legislation to address work-life balance and women's underrepresentation in the labour market. Across the EU, the overall rate...

Brexit: European Central Bank Calls on Banks to Step Up No-Deal Preparations

Despite it being the height of the holiday season, central bankers at the ECB found the time to issue a newsletter on 14 August...

Germany: Federal Ministry of Justice Publishes Draft for Corporate Liability Law

The Federal Ministry of Justice publishes draft for corporate liability law – what comes next for companies: increasing persecution pressure due to the principle...

Product Life Cycle Compliance & Risk Management

ECJ ruling on definition of waste in the context of consumer electronics The Court of Justice of the European Union ("ECJ”) published a decision on...

Turkey : New “Tourism Share” Payment Liability on Certain Commercial Enterprises

Read publication in Turkish  Recent Development The Law No. 7138 on the Tourism Publicity and Development Agency ("Law"), published in the Official Gazette No. 30832 dated...

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