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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

News regarding cash pooling: German Federal Supreme Court examines capital contributions in connection with shareholder-run cash pools

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • December 4 2009

As reported in one of our earlier issues, the recent reform of the German Limited Liability Company Act ("GmbHG") has eased the restrictions on cash pooling within group companies

Two interesting German decisions on internet law

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • June 17 2013

Over the course of the month of May, the German Federal Supreme Court rendered two important decisions in the area of internet law, shedding some

Euroresource--deals and debt

  • Jones Day
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  • Argentina, Germany, Macau, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 28 2013

On 24 June 2013, the Republic of Argentina filed a petition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a ruling handed down by the U.S. Court of Appeals

Court corrects cartel fining practice of German Cartel Office

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • March 17 2010

This week the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf has published a decision that is likely to significantly affect the way in which cartel fines are determined in Germany

New court direction on antitrust cartel fines in Germany

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • April 26 2013

The German Federal Court of Justice ("BGH") has handed down a decision that is likely to have a significant impact on the setting of cartel fines in

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

Leniency documents not exempt from disclosure demands in EU

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany, USA
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  • June 22 2011

On 14 June 2011, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") ruled that EU law does not exempt leniency documents lodged with national competition agencies ("NCAs") from requests for disclosure in private actions

A works council’s right of codetermination with respect to an Ethics Code of Conduct

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • November 6 2008

Corporate adoption of Ethics Codes of Conduct has become increasingly common over the years

German Federal Supreme Court decides on set-aside of global assignment of trade receivables

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • January 17 2008

In a judgment of November 29, 2007 that is of particular interest to financial institutions involved in asset-based lending, the German Federal Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof) allayed concerns that a global assignment (Globalzession) the assignment of all existing and future trade receivables to a lender to secure loans would not survive the insolvency of the respective originator