9 10, 2019

The French agency Business France promotes the high potential of the Austrian sports market

By |2019-11-12T13:54:38+01:00October 9th, 2019|Beitrag, Beitrag von Arthur Stadler, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Arthur Stadler|Comments Off on The French agency Business France promotes the high potential of the Austrian sports market

The Viennese division of Business France* recently published an article (only available in French)[i] advertising the lucrative aspects of the Austrian sports market. The article is a clear call to French actors in the sports industry to develop their [...]

8 10, 2019

Blockchain technology and the capital market in Austria

By |2019-10-08T13:31:31+01:00October 8th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on Blockchain technology and the capital market in Austria

Blockchain technology, and the digital assets it enables, is transforming capital markets worldwide. In the United States, Bakkt launched the first regulated futures product that is physically settled in bitcoin. In the German-speaking world, Vontobel recently issued [...]

30 09, 2019

From certificated to non-certificated securities – digitalisation of securities trading

By |2019-09-30T17:14:26+01:00September 30th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on From certificated to non-certificated securities – digitalisation of securities trading

As part of the 'FinTech Week 2019' we cordially invite you to a joint breakfast on 19.11.2019 from 08:00 to 11:00 in the Reitersaal of the Österreichische Kontrollbank (OeKB). Our topic is: 'From certificated to non-certificated securities – digitalisation [...]

26 09, 2019

Blockchain: The Next Internet

By |2019-09-26T17:22:39+01:00September 26th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel, Talk by Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on Blockchain: The Next Internet

On 28 October 2019 an event of the 'Austrian Research Promotion Agency' (FFG) on the topic 'Blockchain: The Next Internet' will take place. Dr. Oliver Völkel, LL.M. will take part in the discussion panel. Oliver will share the stage [...]

28 08, 2019

Non-profit status of associations in eSports

By |2019-08-28T17:00:11+01:00August 28th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Non-profit status of associations in eSports

The legal questions that arise in the field of eSports are diverse and have not all been answered yet. For example, eSports is (still) a new territory in the area of duties and taxes. Urim Bajrami discusses the non-profit [...]

13 08, 2019

Lootboxes: Are video games becoming dangerously similar to games of chance?

By |2019-08-14T09:58:56+01:00August 13th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Lootboxes: Are video games becoming dangerously similar to games of chance?

Urim Bajrami and Lukas Pachschwöll describe in their article "Lootboxen: Werden Videospiele Glücksspielen gefährlich ähnlich?" (Lootboxes: Are video games becoming dangerously similar to games of chance?) in the legal magazine "Zeitschrift für Energie- und Technologierecht (ZTR)" the legal issue [...]

9 08, 2019

Update on “Marriage for everyone”: How it came to marriage for all of us

By |2019-08-09T10:28:25+01:00August 9th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Update on “Marriage for everyone”: How it came to marriage for all of us

Update: There is now marriage for everyone. Even though since 1 January 2019 same-sex couples have been able to marry and opposite-sex couples have been able to enter into a registered partnership, some questions remained unanswered until recently. Since [...]

8 08, 2019

BGH – ORTLIEB II

By |2019-08-08T10:38:39+01:00August 8th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on BGH – ORTLIEB II

New BGH decision regarding #Keyword-Advertising: In its second attempt, the German bicycle bag manufacturer Ortlieb was successful before the BGH vs. the trade giant Amazon. When googling #Keywords like "Ortlieb bicycle bag", the ads booked by Amazon also featured [...]

7 08, 2019

Update for the Amazon-Dash Button. The end of the physical Dash Buttons

By |2019-08-07T16:15:46+01:00August 7th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Update for the Amazon-Dash Button. The end of the physical Dash Buttons

Well meant, badly timed! How the Dash Button became the Trash Button: The SVLAW E-Commerce Team followed the path of the Amazon Dash Button from the very beginning. What was meant to be a well-intentioned help in everyday life [...]

7 08, 2019

“Unerforschtes Terrain” in JUVE Magazine

By |2019-08-07T12:55:09+01:00August 7th, 2019|Beitrag, Beitrag von Arthur Stadler, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Arthur Stadler|Comments Off on “Unerforschtes Terrain” in JUVE Magazine

On social media about social media. The new JUVE magazine from 5.8.2019 has been published! The article "Unerfotschtes Terrain" is about the fact that more and more law are going to discover social media. See also Arthur Stadler's interview [...]