NL: ESG – what should you do with it?

  Corporate social responsibility has gained significant ground in recent years. In this context, legislation has been drawn up in the field of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG). In this way, companies are encouraged to integrate environmentally friendly, healthy, safe and social practices into their business. And to manage thatZobrazit více

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Warwick Legal Network
February 19th, 2024

Spanish investors in China / Chinese investors in Spain

  We are very happy to see two of our WLN member firms meet in person this week after some years apart due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more about Jackie Wu’s visit to  Bufete Mañá-Krier-Elvira below. Jackie Wu, Long An Law Firm in Shanghai: After 2019, finally got theZobrazit více

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February 19th, 2024

Austria: Liability of a legal person as an employer in the event of accidents at work

  According to § 334 ASVG, the employer is liable to the social security institutions in the event of accidents at work (or occupational diseases) only if the employer caused the accident at work or the occupational disease intentionally or through gross negligence. In this case, the employer must reimburseZobrazit více

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February 14th, 2024

Austria: Financial support for applications for trademarks, designs, patents and plant varieties

  The European Union also launched a financial assistance programme last year called the SME Fund 2023 to help EU-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) protect their intellectual property rights. This includes trademarks, designs, patents and plant varieties in equal measure. The SME Fund was relaunched on 22.1.2024 and willZobrazit více

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February 6th, 2024

WLN Litigation Focus Group

   On Tuesday 6th February the WLN Litigation Focus Group met to discuss our group projects; including comparative guides on civil proceedings and on how to file a claim of liability of a director of a limited liability company.  We also engaged in a roundtable discussion about our experience working in courts that requireZobrazit více

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February 6th, 2024