Tax-Partners “Highly Regarded” in International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders Guide

24 September 2019

Congratulations to our Partners Gerald Schachner (Head of Tax) and Kornelia Wittmann for being ranked again as “highly regarded” in this year’s edition of International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders Guide.   Information: Tax Controversy Leaders Guide from World Tax

Hospital law – a challenge for the preparation of successful applications

24 September 2019

Der Experte im öffentlichen Wirtschaftsrecht Priv.-Doz. DDr. Christian F. Schneider befasst sich in seiner neuesten Publikation mit den Anforderungen des Krankenanstaltenrechts und der Ausarbeitung erfolgreicher Anträge für die Gründung von Krankenanstalten.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) 10th Annual Business Law Forum

20 September 2019

bpv Huegel has the pleasure in co-organising and sponsoring the UIA 10th Annual Business Law Forum about “E-commerce & Platform Businesses: Latest Legal Trends and Corporate & Manager Liability” in Vienna on September 20-21, 2019.

Meet our Partners at the IBA Conference in Seoul

22 September - 27 September 2019

Florian Gibitz and Gerald Schachner, partners at bpv Huegel, joined by Arthur Braun, partner at bpv Braun Partners, will attend the 2019 Annual Conference in Seoul.

Artificial intelligence – the focal point of data protection law

13 September 2019

Das 33. bpv Hügel-Breakfast Briefing befasste sich mit aktuellen Herausforderungen für Unternehmen im digitalen Kontext.

Meet our Tax Lawyers at the IFA Congress in London

8 September - 12 September 2019

Gerald Schachner, head of tax at bpv Huegel, joined by Anca Grigorescu, tax partner at bpv Grigorescu Stefanica, will participate at the upcoming International Fiscal Association (IFA) in London.

FMA publishes FAQs on the notification of major shareholdings in listed entities

29. August 2019

The Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA) today published FAQs regarding the notification of major shareholdings in listed entities providing important clarifications on the administrative practice and legal interpretation of the FMA.

Prohibition of the return of capital contributions – applicable to constellations with private foundations?

27 August 2019

Despite the high number of decisions of the Austrian Supreme Court prohibiting the return of capital contributions, it was not decided until recently whether and under what conditions this concept could also be applied to constellations involving private foundations.

Questions on Ad-hoc announcements and insider obligations – Practice of the German BaFin

22 August 2019

The Market Abuse Regulation (MAR) has established uniform rules throughout Europe for core elements of capital market law such as ad-hoc announcement obligations, insider surveillance and directors’ dealings. Since July 2019, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has been conducting a consultation on an Issuer Guideline. The approaches of the German regulator offer helpful starting points for the Austrian practice.

bpv Huegel pushes the Real Estate Sector with another Partner

21 August 2019

Dominik Geyer heads the Real Estate division at bpv Huegel as Partner and Co-Head together with Michaela Pelinka, Partner since 2015.