Amendment to the Austrian Anti-Wage and Social Dumping Act

In July 2021, the lower house of the Austrian Parliament (Nationalrat) passed legislation to amend the Austrian Anti-Wage and Social Dumping Act (LSD-BG), as well as the Austrian Personnel Leasing Act (AÜG). The legislation was not immediately implemented due to lack of approval in the upper house (Bundesrat), but entered the statute book (publication in […]

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Overview of the amendment to the Austrian Anti-Wage and Social Dumping Act

The long-anticipated amendment of the Austrian Anti-Wage and Social Dumping Act (LSD-BG) with amended administrative criminal law provisions reflecting ECJ case law, was passed by the lower house of the Austrian Parliament and entered into force at the beginning of September 2021. The amendment also implements changes to the EU Posted Workers Directive. A further […]

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Brexit update: What to bear in mind from an Austrian immigration law point of view as per 01.01.2021

After many months of tough negotiations on a Brexit trade agreement, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the European Union finally reached an agreement on 24.12.2020 – just before the end of the transition period. A hard break between the EU and the UK could thus be avoided. From the perspective […]

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