E-Privacy Regulation: VDMA calls for a more nuanced view of M2M data traffic
The Regulation “concerning the respect for private life and the protection of personal data in electronic communications”, also known as the E-Privacy Regulation, is currently being discussed at European level.
VDMA: Brexit will hit SMEs particularly hard
The withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU will create new barriers to trade. VDMA is in favour of a customs union with the UK to keep the impact as low as possible.
European sales law must be restricted to consumer agreements
The EU is working on a uniform European sales law, but the mechanical engineering industry will probably remain largely unaffected.
General Terms and Conditions for Business
An updated edition of "focus on LAW - General Terms and Conditions for Business – Introduction and Overview” is now available.
Liability of the Principal prusuant to the German Minimum Wage Act (MiLoG)
VDMA is offering its members an overview on the legal situation, available in English and German.
International business necessitates reform of German law on general terms and conditions
Companies, lawyers and researchers all agree: the German law on general terms and conditions needs to be updated for B2B transactions.