Opinion of advocate general Hogan on copyright levies for cloud services: National legislator's Leeway confirmed
In principle, the author of a work protected by copyright has an exclusive right to reproduce or copy it. In Austria, however, anyone has the right to make copies of such...More
The Tax Proposals of the House Ways and Means Committee
On Monday, September 13, 2021, the House Ways and Means Committee released several markups of proposed legislation (the “House Tax Proposals”) intended to pay for various proposed...More
El Salvador Â´s Crypto Ecosystem and next steps to implement
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Lao Tzu. On Wednesday, June 9, El Salvador published in its Official Gazette a historic event worldwide, the first...More
Can we vaccinate? Yes, we can.
COVID-19 vaccinations are now on the list of topics to avoid at dinner parties (which are still virtual for those of us in Auckland). Globally, we have seen COVID-19 vaccinations create mixed...More
Employer, You Missed the Vaccine Risk Assessment Deadline. Now What?
The updated Consolidated Direction on Occupational Health and Safety Measures in certain Workplaces gave employers until 2 July 2021 to undertake or update their risk assessments to determine...More
Transportation Infrastructure: A Pillar of Economic Recovery
Like many other governments, the Government of Quebec decided to invest in infrastructure to help mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and stimulate Quebec’s economy. A significant...More
COVID-19 Measures in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
New measures to curb the “second wave” of COVID-19 cases have been introduced by the Dubai Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management (the Dubai Committee) and the Abu...More
COVID-19: Barbados Regulatory Update
In December 2019, health officials in Wuhan, China informed the World Health Organization ("WHO") of a strain of "pneumonia" affecting members of its population.1 This...More