IP/Media

The Draft General Audiovisual Communication Law is a step closer to approval

IP/Media
The Draft General Audiovisual Communication Law is on its way to the lower house of parliament (Congreso de los Diputados) for approval. The law updates the current regulations in a sector in which players such as content distribution platforms have emerged. If the law is passed with its current wording, ...
IP/Media

New right of press publishers for online use of their publications

IP/Media
This week Royal Decree 24/2021 has been published, transposing Directive (EU) 2019/790 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 April 2019 on copyright and related rights in the digital single market and amending Directives 96/9/EC and 2001/29/EC. Among other provisions, it introduced in the Spanish law the exclusive right of publishers ...
Energy

Royal Decree-Law 19/2021 with measures to boost residential building renovation is published

Energy
On October 6, 2021, Royal Decree-Law 19/2021, of October 5, 2021, on urgent measures to boost building renovation activity in the context of the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan was published in the Spanish Official State Gazette (BOE). This regulation includes urgent and necessary measures to solve important challenges in terms of renovation and improvement ...
Employment

Royal Decree-Law 18/2021, of September 28, on urgent measures for the protection of employment, economic recovery and improvement of the labour market.

Employment
The most relevant clarifications and provisions are as follows: I. Extension of the current ERTEs (temporary layoffs ) during October 2021. An extension of the current ERTEs model is established until October 31, 2021. II. New ERTEs as from November 1, 2021 conditioned to the submission of an application. • An extension of the ERTEs related to th...
IP/Media

Connected Vehicles and Data Protection

IP/Media
Following a public consultation procedure, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) published last March the final version of its Guidelines on processing personal data in the context of connected vehicles and mobility related applications (hereinafter the “Guidelines”). One of the objectives of the EDPB is to clarify the terms of Euro...
Disputes

Draft Bill for the Reform of the Insolvency Law

Disputes
The Draft Bill for the Reform of the Insolvency Law, drafted by the Ministry of Justice, was published in July this year. The purpose of this Draft Bill is to adapt the insolvency law to the European Directive 2019/1023 on restructuring and insolvency. Although it is a Preliminary Draft, that is, ...
Energy

Royal Decree-Law 12/2021, of 24 June adopting urgent measures in the field of energy taxation and energy generation, and on the regulation fee management and the water rate, has been published.

Energy
On 25 June 2021, the BOE published Royal Decree-Law 12/2021, of 24 June, adopting urgent measures in the field of energy taxation and energy generation, and on the regulation fee management and the water rate (hereinafter, the “RD-L 12/2021”), which promotes temporary and immediate measures to reduce consumers’ electricity bills. The main tax changes introduced in RD-...
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