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Quo vadis passenger rights? EU Regulation 2612004: German courts struggle for clarity in light of the Sturgeon decision

  • Jones Day
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • April 13 2011

Regulation 2612004, adopted by the European Parliament and European Council on February 11, 2004 (the "Regulation"), established common rules on compensation and assistance to passengers in the event of denied boardings, cancellations, and long flight delays

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

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

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

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

German physicians and company representatives may face personal criminal liability

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • September 6 2011

Two panels of the German Federal Supreme Court have recently referred cases to the full court that may result in licensed doctors-in-residence (Vertragsärzte) being subject to personal criminal liability for accepting inducements or incentives from drug and device manufacturers

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

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

The German Plavix case: loopholes in European data protection?

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • September 1 2008

Originators beware: the marketing authorization granted by the German authority for a generic formulation of Plavix, and the subsequent decision of the competent court in preliminary proceedings to allow the marketing of the drug, raises questions about the protection of data under the European regulatory framework

Dawn raids on suspected patent infringers: German Federal Supreme Court confirms patent owner's access to competitor's premises

  • Jones Day
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  • Germany
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  • March 19 2010

German courts are popular for litigating patents because they are known to be competent, fast, comparatively inexpensive, and generally patent-owner friendly