Progress

Current status
in force
01 Jan 2022 in force
25 Jun 2021 adopted

Scope

Implementers
Germany
Policy Area
Other operating condition
Policy Instrument
Consumer protection regulation
Regulated Economic Activity
cross-cutting
Government Branch
legislature
Government Body
parliament
Implementation Level
national

Timeline of events

01 Jan 2022
in force

Implemented law introducing contract type for the supply of digital content

The law introducing a type of contract for the supply of digital content in the Civil Code is implemented. In particular, the law categorizes digital content as machine-readable programs and digital services as services related to the processing of …

Source
Event type law
Action type implementation
Government branch legislature
Government body parliament
25 Jun 2021
adopted

Adopted law introducing contract type for the supply of digital content

The German Bundestag has adopted a law which introduces a type of contract for the supply of digital content in the Civil Code. In particular, the law categorizes digital content as machine-readable programs and digital services as services related …

Source
Event type law
Action type adoption
Government branch legislature
Government body parliament