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German Federal Court of Justice clarifies limits of no-poaching agreements under German commercial law

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • October 25 2014

In a decision dated 30 April 2014, but published only recently, the German Federal Court of Justice ("FCJ") struck down an agreement between two

Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014

  • Jones Day
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  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA
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  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to

New developments for real property transactions

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • October 2 2014

On July 9, 2014, the German Supreme Fiscal Court decided a real estate transfer tax ("RETT") case that shines a new light on RETT structures

German Federal Court of Justice clarifies "opt-in" rules under the German Bonds Act

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • September 23 2014

On September 15, 2014, the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) published a landmark decision clarifying that holders of bonds

Euroresourcedeals and debt - May 2014

  • Jones Day
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  • Argentina, France, Germany, USA
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  • May 30 2014

Prokon petitioned for insolvency in January 2014 because it was unable to make a coupon payment for certain participation rights (Genussrechte) it had

Global tax update - Germany - May 2014

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • May 12 2014

Until very recently, the German tax characterization (debt or equity) of so-called Additional Tier 1 Capital instruments issued under the new regular

U.S. DOJ obtains first-ever extradition on antitrust charge

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany, USA
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  • April 9 2014

On April 4, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced its first successful extradition to the United States on an antitrust charge

German labor and employment news (third quarter 2013)

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • February 28 2014

Regular readers of German Labor & Employment News know that under German law, termination of employment for operational reasons requires employees to

Germany: new case law on company pension adjustments

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • November 18 2013

Most types of German company pensions are required to be adjusted for the effects of inflation from time to time. The German Company Pension Act

European perspective in brief - SeptemberOctober 2013

  • Jones Day
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  • France, Germany
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  • September 30 2013

Europe has struggled mightily during the last several years to triage a long series of critical blows to the economies of the 28 countries that