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An important milestone as Germany permits automated vehicles: Market impact and outlook

Germany - November 10 2017 On June 21, 2017, Germany enacted a bill legalizing automated vehicles (hereinafter referred to as the AV Bill). The AV Bill modifies the existing

Eine Idee, deren Zeit gekommen ist

Canada, Germany - November 10 2017 Die Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologien haben schon viele Branchen auf den Kopf gestellt - Uber verdrängt das klassische Taxi, Airbnb ist

Konfliktprävention - Vorsorge ist besser als Nachsorge

Global - November 10 2017 Nach nunmehr 28 Veranstaltungen in über 22 Ländern in Afrika, Amerika, Asien, Ozeanien, Europa und dem Nahen Osten mit rund 2.300 Teilnehmern

Big changes ahead with unknown consequences: EU General Data Protection Regulation versus personal data protection regulations in the People’s Republic of China

China, European Union - November 10 2017 The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was passed in 2016 and will come into force on May 25, 2018. The GDPR builds on and preserves the

Age limits reconsidered

European Union, Germany - November 10 2017 Age limits seem to be a recurring topic in (European) employment Law. For many years, the European Court of Justice has ruled regularly on cases

European Court of Justice confirms nonviolation of free movement of workers

European Union, Germany - November 10 2017 The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently confirmed that corporate codetermination in Germany is compatible with EU law, especially with the free

Let’s talk about health & safety

Germany - November 10 2017 Legislation on occupational safety has a long history in Germany. Likewise, compliance with the codetermination rights of the works council in

Beware the fruit of the poisonous tree: Background checks and credit checks on candidates and employees under German law

Germany - November 10 2017 Besides the documents attached to a job application, a phone call with a previous employer or tools such as Google, Facebook and LinkedIn enable

Entering Iran’s market: What German companies need to know

Germany, Iran - November 10 2017 The partial lifting of international sanctions following the conclusion of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in July 2015 reopened the

Beware the fruit of the poisonous tree

Germany - November 10 2017 Besides the documents attached to a job application, a phone call with a previous employer or tools such as Google, Facebook and LinkedIn enable