The Act of 17 December 2008 makes it compulsory for some types of companies to set up an audit committee, whereas, in the past, this was only highly
Liability is a hot issue in the field of taxation.
Exactly 688 stakeholders participated in the Green Paper consultation on "audit policy and lessons from the crisis" launched by the European Commission on 13 October 2010.
Since the entry into force of the Act of 17 December 2008, listed companies are required to have an audit committee, the composition and workings of which are subject to strict conditions.
On 12 January 2010, the Luxembourg tax authorities issued a circular laying down guidelines for the tax treatment of several Islamic financial instruments.
A long-awaited bill to amend the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens) ("PDPA") has recently been submitted to the lower chamber of the Dutch parliament (the Tweede Kamer).
In this case, which was brought before the Supreme Court of the Netherlands by the Attorney General of the Supreme Court in the interest of the law, the question was whether an arbitrator should refrain from conducting his own expert investigation.