ECOMMERCE LEGAL UPDATES in cooperation with the Handelsverband: In this edition #2 Jacqueline Bichler explains the new EU warranty rules which will be transposed into national law in 2021 and will be applicable from 1 January 2022. The two new directives (Dir. on certain aspects concerning contracts for the supply of digital content and digital services, Dir. on certain aspects concerning contracts for the sale of goods) provide, among other things, for update obligations for entrepreneurs dealing with digital services and the time extension in favour of consumers regarding the shifting of the burden of proof. You can find the article here – German only.