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Bonn Steichen & Partners
03 Feb 2017

A new law dated December 23rd 2016 on the organisation of the working hours (the “ New Law”) has been enacted which amends the Luxembourg Labour Code. The objective of the law is, on the one hand, to ensure the good functioning of businesses and to boost employment and on the other hand, to protect the employees’ security, health and good working conditions.

24 Jan 2017
In a recent Judgement rendered by the District Court of Luxembourg-city ( Tribunal d’arrondissement de Luxembourg ), the application of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (the “Charter”) to value added tax (“VAT”) was confirmed. Even though the...
19 Jan 2017

This fifth edition of The Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Review presents the views and observations of leading anti-corruption practitioners in jurisdictions spanning every region of the globe. The worldwide scope of this volume reflects the reality that anti-corruption enforcement has become an increasingly global endeavour.

19 Jan 2017
La revue Juris News Droit des assurances et responsabilité dresse un état des lieux du droit des assurances et de la responsabilité, sans se limiter au territoire du Grand-Duché. Les Juris News reprennent les informations indispensables pour les professionnels du monde juridique. Elles proposent...
16 Jan 2017

On October 12th 2016,  ESMA updated its Questions and Answers on the application of the UCITS Directive (“Q&A”). The updated Q&A now includes four new questions and answers on...

13 Jan 2017

On October 20th 2016 ESMA published the translations of two sets of guidelines which it was mandated to issue under Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of April 16th 2014 on market abuse (the “Market Abuse Regulation”), specifically, its guidelines to persons receiving market soundings (“MSRs”) and its guidelines. 

05 Jan 2017

On October 14th 2016, ESMA published two sets of guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the UCITS Directive and under the UCITS Guidelines and AIFMD Guidelines.The UCITS and AIFMD Guidelines have remained identical to the guidelines included in the ESMA final report..

05 Jan 2017

Pursuant to Article 7 of the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1437 of 19 May 2016 supplementing Directive 2004/109/EC (“Transparency Directive”) with regard to regulatory technical standards on access to regulated information at Union level...

03 Jan 2017

On September 30th 2016, the Luxembourg VAT Authorities published circular letter No. 781 dealing with the VAT treatment applicable to services provided by independent company directors. A series of frequently asked questions is also available on the website of the VAT Authorities.