Ban on smoking in bars and restaurants

On 1 November 2019, a general ban on smoking in pubs, bars, restaurants, and other catering establishments entered into force. The ban applies in all rooms used for the production,...

Get ready for the expanded AML rules

Virtual Currency Service Providers registration opened 1 October 2019 As one of the responses to the Panama Papers revelations, the European Commission has prioritized the fight against money laundering and...

Mandatory electronic delivery for enterprises

In the age of digitisation, communication by electronic means should be driven forward also in the relationship between enterprises and public authorities (administrative authorities and courts). While electronic delivery used...

In any case, commercial operators of student residences are now subject to the regulations of the Student Residence Act

Over the past years, the sector of student residence operators has increased significantly. In Vienna, companies such as ‘The Fizz‘, ‘The Student Hotel‘ or ‘Greystar‘ have already or will shortly...