2017

On 8 May 2017 Minister for Family Affairs and Integration Corinne Cahen spoke about the 2017 “I Can Vote” Campaign. Other English speaking business organizations joined our AMCHAM members for this lunch.

On 17 May 2017, AMCHAM’s COMIT and FINCOM Committees organized a discussion on how to take control of your risk in the context of the upcoming entry into force on 25 May 2018 of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The event was organized in the presence of and with a panel introduction by Commissioner Christophe Buschmann.

AMCHAM, in cooperation Digital Lëtzebuerg, the lead sponsor of the event, and together with BCE, SECURITYMADEIN.LU and FPV Racing Luxembourg organized a one day event on April 27th at the heart of the historical Junglinster Longwave Transmitter .

On 21 March 2017 AMCHAM's Tax Committee organized an event on the topic: "Update on US and European tax policy and its impact on Luxembourg".

AMCHAM Luxembourg, in partnership with The British Chamber of Commerce organized on 6 March a lunch with guest speaker Luc Frieden, partner at Elvinger Hoss Prussen law firm and Chairman of BIL.

AMCHAM Luxembourg, in partnership with The British Chamber of Commerce,  welcomed  H. E. Mr. John Marshall, British Ambassador to Luxembourg, as the guest speaker for the February ABAL luncheon.

The seminar held on 2 February 2017 looked at the data protection and employment law rules with respect to the monitoring of employees at the workplace, including recent Luxembourg case law on the matter.

On 24 January 2017, AMCHAM was honored to partner with STEP Benelux for an event on the topic "Understanding how Reporting under CRS/FATCA and US Tax Aspects impact Foreigners using the USA for Wealth Management and Business in their structure". We are grateful for the input provided by our two guest speakers, Andrew Knight and James O'Neal.