28 May 2019

Women's Strike Day 14 June 2019

What do employer's need to know?

Numerous trade unions and women's associations have called a strike for 14 June 2019 to demonstrate for women's rights, in particular for equal pay, better reconciliation of work and family life and against sexism.

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17 May 2019

IAB Europe Transparency and Consent Framework serves Swiss Media

Swiss media affected by GDPR

The basic EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been in force since 25 May 2018 and may also apply to Swiss media, communication and media agencies. To ensure transparency and accountability along the international advertising supply chain, IAB Europe has developed the Transparency and Consent Framework (TCF). The TCF allows standardized, code-based communication of the required information between publishers and vendors, in particular on purposes and legal bases of processing (e.g. legitimate interest or consent). Publishers thus gain control over the processing of their users' personal data by third parties. IAB Europe is currently revising the TCF. The consultation on version 2.0 of the TCF runs until May 25, 2019. Google has announced that it will implement the TCF 2.0 once it's finalized.

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11 April 2019

Trends in the Swiss Cannabis Regulation

One of currently fastest growing industries are cannabis companies along the value chain of cannabis, such as e.g. pharmaceutical companies around the different application forms of cannabis. Due to significant regulatory changes all over the world, many growers, manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies are exploring the opportunities of the "new" now slowly legalized commodity cannabis. Whilst pharmaceutical companies see the chances of its medical effects, the commercial industry intends to satisfy the desires of the recreational application of cannabis.

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