12 06, 2019

Law in the Digital Age

By |2019-06-12T14:55:49+01:00June 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+01:00June 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 [...]

21 05, 2019

The obligation of confidentiality of lawyers

By |2019-05-22T11:43:53+01:00May 21st, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on The obligation of confidentiality of lawyers

Not only banks or certain retailers are required to identify their customers to prevent money laundering and terrorist financing – the same applies to attorneys. In the current issue of the legal journal Ecolex, Oliver Völkel and Leyla Farahmandnia [...]

17 05, 2019

Info-Breakfast Outsourcing

By |2019-05-22T14:37:22+01:00May 17th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Vortrag|Comments Off on Info-Breakfast Outsourcing

The outsourcing of IT services plays an increasingly important role in the banking industry. Earlier this year, the European Banking Authority (EBA) issued new guidelines on outsourcing, which pose novel obligations and challenges for banks and other institutions. On [...]

29 04, 2019

Crypto Research Report April 2019

By |2019-05-22T14:44:55+01:00April 29th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Meldung, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on Crypto Research Report April 2019

The Crypto Research Report for April 2019 has been published and Oliver Völkel, Partner of Stadler Völkel Attorneys at Law, is part of it again (page 67)! The report, supported by Bitpanda, GenTwo Digital, Coinfinity and Bitcoin Suisse, includes [...]

27 03, 2019

Blockchain meets Liechtenstein

By |2019-04-15T11:07:19+01:00March 27th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Vortrag|Comments Off on Blockchain meets Liechtenstein

The conference "Blockchain meets Liechtenstein" took place on 26 March 2019 at the University of Liechtenstein. Oliver Völkel spoke about Security Token Offerings and current developments in Austria. Afterwards there was a Q&A session and discussion of the presentations [...]

27 03, 2019

Russia (ICC): Documentary Business and International Payments

By |2019-08-26T12:17:50+01:00March 27th, 2019|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag, Talk by Oliver Völkel, Vortrag, Vortrag von Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on Russia (ICC): Documentary Business and International Payments

On 15.3.2019 the International Chamber of Commerce of Russia (ICC) invited again this year to the conference "Documentary Business and International Payments: Key Trends, Challenges and Prospects" hosted by VTB Bank. The ICC traditionally invites leading experts from international trade [...]

28 08, 2018

Checklist on the topic ” Mining as an alternative investment fund?”

By |2018-08-28T10:12:48+01:00August 28th, 2018|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag|Comments Off on Checklist on the topic ” Mining as an alternative investment fund?”

Christian Piska and Oliver Völkel in the current issue of the legal journal ecolex with a checklist on the topic " Mining as an alternative investment fund?". On 22 May 2018, the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA) published an update [...]

2 08, 2018

Mining of crypto currencies as an alternative investment fund?

By |2018-08-02T16:10:06+01:00August 2nd, 2018|Article by Oliver Völkel, Beitrag|Comments Off on Mining of crypto currencies as an alternative investment fund?

On 22 May 2018, the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA) published an update of an FAQ on the application of the Alternative Investment Fund Manager Act. In these FAQ, the regulator argues that business models relating to the mining of [...]

14 05, 2018

How to do an ICO

By |2018-06-21T15:33:56+01:00May 14th, 2018|Article by Oliver Völkel, Meldung betreffend Oliver Völkel, Talk by Oliver Völkel, Veranstaltungsmitschnitt, Vortrag, Vortrag von Oliver Völkel|Comments Off on How to do an ICO

Learn about the legal considerations of doing an ICO in Austria and the EU. Types of Coins/Tokens, what is a utility and what a security token, who and how you can target with your ICO campaign. How [...]