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Service-related statutory notice provision held to be discriminatory

  • Squire Sanders
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • February 25 2010

The notice periods to be given by employers terminating an employee's employment under German law are regulated in Paragraph 622(2) of the German Civil Code

C-26209 Meilicke: dividend taxation

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • June 30 2011

The Court of Justice handed down its judgment in the Meilicke case which concerned with the availability of tax credits for foreign tax on 30 June 2011

German Federal Supreme Court sends adwords question to the ECJ

  • Wragge & Co LLP
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • January 23 2009

Yesterday the German Federal Supreme Court (BGH) published its keenly anticipated decisions on three adword cases

Court confirms violation of competition rules by German recycling company

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • June 1 2007

The Court of First Instance (CFI) has dismissed in its entirety the appeal by Duales System Deutschland (DSD) against two decisions of the European Commission concerning its system for collection and recycling of packaging waste

Court of Justice rules on outsourced investment advisory services

  • RPC
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  • European Union, Germany
  • -
  • April 25 2013

The CJEU has given judgment in the case of GfBk Gesellschaft fur Borsenkommunikation 3 on the applicability of the fund management exemption in

Working Time Directive: payment in lieu on termination is limited to the minimum four weeks’ statutory holiday

  • Cobbetts LLP
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • May 17 2012

The Court of Justice of the European Union (‘CJEU’) considered whether member states must provide for payment in lieu on termination in respect of any statutory annual leave, not taken on account of sickness, over and above the minimum four weeks' leave required under the Working Time Directive

EU Commission threatens contract violation proceedings against Germany

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, Germany
  • -
  • April 4 2011

The EU Commission has demanded that Germany provides information on the measures it has taken to implement its ECJ Judgment of 15 July 2010 (C-27108

Charity deductions - tax law change ahead?

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 13 2009

The UK Government may be required to change the tax law relating to charitable deductions, following a German tax case heard by the European Court

Consumers not required to pay compensation for the use of defective goods

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • August 1 2008

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently ruled that suppliers of defective consumer products cannot request that consumers pay for the use of such products pending their return or replacement

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital