The new law on the legal reform of the protection of secrets in the involvement of third parties in the professional practice of persons subject to secrecy of 30.10.2017 is intended to eliminate the legal uncertainties regarding outsourcing that have existed for years.
The article by Niko Härting and Vitorio Dimov takes a look at the previous legal situation and the resulting problems and presents the new amendment to the law and its significance for outsourcing. Read the article to find out whether the change in the law is really a success.
The article is only available in German. Click here for the paid article in the January issue of MDR.