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Cost savings in M&A transactions and financings through notarisation in Switzerland?

  • Watson Farley & Williams
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  • Germany, Switzerland
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  • March 27 2014

With its decision of 17 December 2013 (Az. II ZB 613) the Federal Supreme Court of Germany (the Bundesgerichtshof) reinstated an attractive

Austria: breach of trust - a recent Supreme Court ruling has broad implications for stock corporations

  • Schoenherr
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  • Austria, Germany, USA
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  • March 26 2014

Austria's breach of trust provision found its way back into the limelight only recently via the prominent criminal proceedings against the former

Brussels GA&P (January 2014)

  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados
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  • European Union, Germany, Spain
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  • January 23 2014

The Spanish Competition Court imposed fines of EUR 87.45 million on a number of sugar-producing companies for participating in a cartel consisting on

German Federal Court of Justice simplifies delisting: renunciation of the obligation to offer cash compensation

  • Dechert LLP
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  • Germany
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  • January 20 2014

In a recent decision, the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof, BGH) abandoned its previous holding whereby, in the event of a

BGH: aufgabe der Macrotron-grundsätze

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • Germany
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  • December 19 2013

Der Bundesgerichtshof (BGH) hat mit seinem Beschluss vom 8. Oktober 2013 (Az. II ZB 2612) seine Macrotron- Grundsätze aus dem Jahr 2002

Liberty Global’s USD 4.1 bn acquisition of Kabel BW in the limbo

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • Germany
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  • September 4 2013

On August 14, 2013 the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf ("OLG Düsseldorf") overturned the merger clearance decision issued by the German

Upstream securities and financial assistance in Germany

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • Germany
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  • August 6 2013

German law provides strict rules regarding the ability of a company and its subsidiaries to provide financial assistance for the acquisition of its

It is 'during' not 'after' - German Supreme Court tightens takeover squeeze-out rules

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • Germany
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  • March 5 2013

The German Federal Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof) recently issued a ruling that effectively shortens the time frame in which strategic buyers

Takeaways from German case of missing merger info

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • Germany
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  • February 21 2013

In January 2013, the German Bundeskartellamt (Federal Cartel Office) imposed a fine of 90,000 (approx. $120,000) on the German entrepreneur

Federal Cartel Office prohibits chemicals traders joint venture previously cleared in merger control

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Germany
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  • February 6 2013

On 21 November 2012, the Federal Cartel Office (FCO) prohibited the further operation of a joint venture between two chemicals traders, saying it had