May 23, 2020
Access to the technical infrastructure of a system undertaking
End of last year I reported on the introduction of a new provision in the German ZAG aka PSSA, Section 58a PSSA. You will find this regulation there cited in its entirety. It contains provisions on sector-specific access regulation. It is intended to overcome competitive abuses in the field of mobile payment solutions. This regulation...
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§ 58a ZAG
In Germany, the following new regulation has been in force since the beginning of this year: Access to technical infrastructure services for the provision of payment services or e-money (1) An undertaking contributing through technical infrastructure services to the provision of payment services or the conduct of e-money business within the national territory (system undertaking)...
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Access to Data
Promotion in my own interest: the handbook “Datenrecht in der Digitalisierung” (Data Law in Digitalisation), edited by Louisa Specht-Riemenschneider, Nikola Werry and Susanne Werry, is now available. It is a very opulent volume, which in the end only just misses the 1,000 page mark. Not that the mere number of pages matters: But more than...
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Sebastian Louven

Rechtsanwalt Sebastian LouvenSince 2016 I have been an attorney at law. I advise mainly on antitrust law and telecommunications law. Further focal points of my work are intellectual property law as well as distribution law and IT law.