News concerning  Public Commercial Law

The New Beneficial Owner Register Act

The Beneficial Owner Register Act (WiEReG) came into force on 15 January 2018. The “WiEReG” imposes reporting obligations on companies. Notifications must be made to Statistics Austria for the first…

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Supreme Court Confirms Ski School Proviso

The Supreme Court has confirmed that a ski school licence is mandatory to give skiing lessons. A business licence for “Life Coaching” is not sufficient. In the case in question…

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Interview with Georg Huber on The Protection of Cultural Assets

An interview with lawyer Dr. Georg Huber, LL.M. on cultural assets protection issues was published in the “Börsenkurier”, a weekly financial newspaper, on November 3rd, 2016. Read more:  Souvenir ist nicht…

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