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Potential implications of Deutsche Bank swap case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • March 24 2011

Earlier this week, the highest civil appeals court in Germany (the Federal Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof)) overturned two prior decisions from lower courts (LG Hanau 9 O 150107; OLG Frankfurt 23 U 17508) and ruled that Deutsche Bank AG ("Deutsche Bank") failed to properly advise Ille Papier Service GmbH ("IPS"), a supplier of paper products, as to the risks of certain interest rate swaps products


The Second Financial Market Stabilization Act
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • February 10 2012

The German Parliament (Bundestag) and the Bundesrat have resolved the 2nd Financial Market Stabilization Act


Disclosure requirement on profit margins and commissions in the sales of securities
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • November 30 2012

The disclosure requirement on banks’ remuneration in the sales of securities is the subject of numerous, sometimes contradictory decisions of German courts


Current developments in the bank asset sale market in Germany and Spain
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany, Spain
  • October 22 2012

Economic and regulatory changes have sparked renewed activity in debt and other non-strategic-asset sales by financial institutions, particularly in Europe


Prohibition to offset claims unrelated to the lease against claim for the repayment of the security deposit
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • September 27 2012

When a lease is terminated, the question often arises to what extent the lessor can take recourse to the provided security deposit


The German Growth Acceleration Act (Wachstumsbeschleunigungsgesetz)
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • December 29 2009

On December 4, 2009 the German Federal Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag) adopted the Growth Acceleration Act (Wachstumsbeschleunigungsgesetz


The acquisition of a bank in Germany requires knowledge of the financial sector's complicated regulatory background
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • October 6 2009

The German banking market is on the move


Rescue instruments for German credit and financial institutions BaFin may interfere before grounds for insolvency arise.
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany
  • September 29 2010

Crises of credit and financial institutions are currently the order of the day


Commission approves restructuring of German bank Sparkasse KölnBonn
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Germany, European Union
  • October 1 2010

On 29 September 2010, the Commission approved a 650 million recapitalisation of the restructuring of Sparkasse KölnBonn, the second largest savings bank in Germany


Commission approves amendment to Commerzbank restructuring plan
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • April 3 2012

On 30 March 2012, the European Commission announced its approval to Commerzbank’s modified restructuring plan