19 07, 2019

Surreptitious advertising by influencers

By |2019-07-19T10:14:45+02:00July 19th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Surreptitious advertising by influencers

In Germany, competition and consumer protection associations are actively searching for infringements of the transparency duties in #influencer-marketing. After often focusing on "social media celebrities", this time a temporary injunction was enforced against an "aquascaper" with only 5,000 followers. Read [...]

18 07, 2019

Means of Communication in Distance Selling

By |2019-07-19T10:59:03+02:00July 18th, 2019|Beitrag|Comments Off on Means of Communication in Distance Selling

The European Court of Justice has recently ruled on a long-standing legal dispute in Germany over means of communication in distance selling. In its judgment, the Court clarified the uncertainty arising from the wording of the Consumer Rights Directive [...]

10 07, 2019

Amendment to the Financial Markets Anti-Money Laundering Act and applicability to crypto companies

By |2019-07-12T12:32:59+02:00July 10th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Amendment to the Financial Markets Anti-Money Laundering Act and applicability to crypto companies

  On 3 July 2019, the National Council passed an amendment to the Financial Markets Anti-Money Laundering Act (FM-GwG). The aim of the amendment is to implement Directive (EU) 2018/843 (5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive) on the prevention of money [...]

8 07, 2019

Libra – Tipping the Scales in Favor of Big Tech?

By |2019-07-09T11:03:48+02:00July 8th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Libra – Tipping the Scales in Favor of Big Tech?

  On 18 June 2019, Facebook unveiled 'Libra', the highly anticipated cryptocurrency project that has been under development for over a year. Libra is billed as a global digital currency and financial infrastructure that will bring traditional financial services [...]

29 06, 2019

Arthur Stadler about the export market France

By |2019-06-29T00:21:59+02:00June 29th, 2019|Beitrag, Beitrag von Arthur Stadler, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Arthur Stadler|Comments Off on Arthur Stadler about the export market France

In the current issue of the retail magazine of the Austrian Retail Association, Arthur Stadler was asked for his expertise in the field of eCommerce. The article deals with the French export market and the resulting challenges for Austrian [...]

24 06, 2019

Workshop “Disruptive Compliance”

By |2019-06-25T14:53:08+02:00June 24th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung, Vortrag|Comments Off on Workshop “Disruptive Compliance”

  The International Anti-Corruption Academy is holding a workshop on "Disruptive Compliance" in Laxenburg at 2 p.m. today. Oliver Völkel will participate in the panel discussion, which will deal with issues related to blockchain, KI, RPA and IoT compliance [...]

13 06, 2019

STO Workshop and networking over the rooftops of Vienna

By |2019-06-18T15:52:54+02:00June 13th, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung, Uncategorized, Vortrag|Comments Off on STO Workshop and networking over the rooftops of Vienna

Stadler Völkel Rechtsanwälte and CONDA.black invite you to the STO Workshop & Get-Together at the SVLAW Rooftop on 25.6.2019! At the STO Workshop you will learn everything about digital assets and capital market law, legal & technical framework conditions [...]

12 06, 2019

Law in the Digital Age

By |2019-06-12T14:55:49+02:00June 12th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Meldung|Comments Off on Law in the Digital Age

  On 21 June 2019 starting at 3 pm, the event "Law in the Digital Age" will take place at the Juridicum in Vienna. We warmly invite you to join! In a round-table talk, the progress of digitalization, its [...]

6 06, 2019

Stadler Völkel contributes to The Financial Technology Law Review

By |2019-06-06T15:42:41+02:00June 6th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Stadler Völkel contributes to The Financial Technology Law Review

Stadler Völkel Attorneys at Law is pleased to have contributed to the second edition of The Financial Technology Law Review. Attorneys Oliver Völkel and Bryan Hollmann authored the chapter on Austria, which provides an overview of the country's fast-developing [...]

2 06, 2019

Planned amendments to the Consumer Rights Directive: Implications for rights of withdrawal when purchasing crypto currencies?

By |2019-06-02T11:52:21+02:00June 2nd, 2019|Beitrag, Meldung|Comments Off on Planned amendments to the Consumer Rights Directive: Implications for rights of withdrawal when purchasing crypto currencies?

A proposal for a new EU directive put forward by the European Commission about a year ago focuses on better enforcement and modernisation of EU consumer protection rules. But to what extent does this affect the legal framework for acquiring [...]