EU customs legislation is undergoing some significant changes from 1 May 2016 with the implementation of the Union Customs Code (“UCC”). The changes implemented...
Further to our post on (available here) detailing some of the key changes to EU customs legislation taking place under the Union Customs Code...
The Norwegian Government proposes amendments in the fiscal representative scheme of registration in the Norwegian VAT Register.
The ABA Antitrust Section's Spring Meeting provides an opportunity for review and reflection on recent antitrust developments. We summarize a few that may be of interest.
In Azerbaijan, the Laws on Amendment to the Law on Antimonopoly Activity and on Amendment to the Criminal Code came into force which introduced the concept of cartel agreements into Azerbaijan’s antimonopoly legislation.
The Working Party of European Union Data Protection Authorities identified concerns with the Privacy Shield, and recommended clarifications and improvements to the text.
The Portuguese Government expressly stated in its government program the commitment to adopt “initiatives to encourage foreign investment in Portugal".
Following our summary in March 2015, we have again summarized the main compliance benchmarking surveys which have been published over the past 12 months and summarized their results.
The EU Commission published an updated version of 'The "Blue Guide" on the implementation of EU product rules', the most authoritative EU guidance on the application of product-related directives and regulations to goods destined for the EU market.
Healthcare industry beware: German Bundestag extends corruption legislation to healthcare professionals
Following a decision by the Federal Court of Justice which found that the existing anti-corruption provisions do not apply to independent healthcare professionals, the German Bundestag introduced a new provision which will close this gap.