ECJ denies applicability of the Croatian Invalidity Law

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) was requested by a Croatian court to examine the compatibility of the Croatian Law on the invalidity of credit agreements featuring international elements (“Invalidity...

Organisational requirements under procurement law

The 2018 Federal Procurement Act (Bundesvergabegesetz 2018, BVergG 2018) entered into force on 21 August 2018. In the new Act, also the grounds for the exclusion of bidders were partly recast....

New reporting and publication obligations under procurement law as from 1 March 2019

As from 1 March 2019, contracting entities have to meet the following new reporting and publication obligations introduced under the 2018 Federal Procurement Act (Bundesvergabegesetz 2018 (“BVergG 2018”)): Notices and disclosures...

The Austrian Location Development Act (StEntG) – faster proceedings and some uncertainties

1 January 2019 saw the entry into force of the Austrian Federal Act on the Development and Further Development of the Position of Austria as a Business Location (the so-called...