New “HCCI” Arbitration Rules

The Arbitration Court Attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry published its new Arbitration Rules applicable from February 1, 2018. The new Arbitration Rules replace the Rules that have been in effect since March 1, 2011, and continue to apply to proceedings that were pending on January 1, 2018. The Arbitration Rules...
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Changes in the OGYEI Notification Process of Sponsorships Provided in Connection with Professional Events

On January 9, 2018, the National Institute for Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYEI) published an important piece of information on its website. In it OGYEI advised promoters that as of January 4, 2018, OGYEI no longer accepts email notifications of sponsorships provided in connection with professional events but only information uploaded to the new...
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E-Procurement Becomes Compulsory as of April

Complying with its EU harmonization obligation, Hungary mandates application of electronic communication in public procurement procedures. Originally, compulsory electronic communication would have been introduced as of December 31, 2017, but the Parliament passed a law on November 28, 2017, which postponed the application of compulsory...
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What you need to know about the GDPR

The date of application – May 25, 2018 – of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, i.e., the new General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR) of the EU is nearing. By that date every company that deals in any way or role with personal data management and processing must fully comply with the...
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