Act no. 481 of 30 May 2012 amending the Danish Act on Vehicle Registration Duties
24.10.2012Pursuant to Act no. 481 of 30 May 2012 the Act on Vehicle Registration Duties was amended. As concerns lease agreements comprised by the provisions for flex leasing, the amending act includes the possibility of change in user and change in creditor in connection with a restructuring or sale of the lease company.
Acquisition of Danish companies
Mergers and acquisitions 20.09.2012Acquisitions may be structured in various ways such as purchases of shares, mergers or acquisitions of assets and liabilities. Danish antitrust rules apply in conjunction with the EU antitrust rules in connection with a market concentration, such as a merger or a take-over.
International arbitration in Denmark – a good and cost-efficient alternative
Arbitration proceedings and international arbitration 19.09.2012With both a modern arbitration regulation and arbitration institution and with its location and infrastructure Denmark offers many advantages as a venue for international arbitration.
Tax implications of incentive schemes to employees in Danish companies
Tax 18.09.2012This article gives a brief outline of the Danish tax implications of the implementation of an incentive scheme to Danish employees in a Danish company.
The new statutory order re. Danish customs procedures
13.08.2012The amendments to the customs procedures order are mainly due to the adjustment to the new online Manifest System. The first part of the Manifest System was effected on 5 June 2011, and the second part was effected on 9 June 2012 at the same time of introducing the new customs procedures order, upon which the whole Manifest System applies.
Monitoring of staff - GPS as means of control
Employment and labour law 06.08.2012Still more employers are checking on their employees, e.g. by installing GPS in the company cars.
Establishment of enterprises in Denmark
Company law 28.06.2012In general, it is not complex or time-consuming to establish a company in Denmark. Provided the capital required for the establishment is in place, the company may be formally established on a day-to-day basis.
The management of Danish companies
Company law 28.06.2012The outline concentrates on the management of the Joint-stock Company and the Limited Liability Company being the most commonly used forms of companies in Denmark.
Danish employment law
Employment and labour law 20.06.2012Compared to many other European countries, the Danish labour market is quite dynamic. It is relatively simple to carry through changes in employment and to dismiss employees.
CISG – Denmark’s reservation regarding Part II is abolished
Business contracts 20.06.2012The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) has been part of applicable Danish law since 1990. However, at the ratification Denmark declared not be bound by Part II of the Convention regarding formation of the contract. This is now to be changed.
New rules regarding the protection of personal data on the way
Intellectual property rights 11.03.2012On 25 January 2012, the European Commission proposed new rules regarding the protection of personal data in the EU. It was suggestions for two draft legislations regarding the protection of personal data in the EU.
New rules regarding ’cookies’