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Germany: new rules for the business of (re)insurance companies from so-called third countries
  • CMS
  • Germany
  • August 15 2016

The new German Insurance Supervision Act (Versicherungsaufsichtsgesetz, "VAG") came into force on 1 January 2016. Now, based on recent statements by


W&I-insurance in M&A-transactions: effective protection or superfluous product?
  • CMS
  • Germany
  • July 31 2013

There are insurance policies for almost everything, so why not also for risks resulting from M&A transactions? It is nothing new that buyers and


Accident insurance cover applied during departmental Christmas celebration without management
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Germany
  • August 11 2016

The Federal Social Court (Bundessozialgericht) decided on 05 July 2016 (Az.: B 2 U 1914 R) that participation in a works communal event is also


No accident insurance cover between home office and kitchen
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Germany
  • August 4 2016

The Federal Social Court (Bundessozialgericht) decided on 5 July 2016 (Az.: B 2 U 215 R) that an accident on the way from the home office to the


Insurance contract law reform in Germany
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Germany
  • January 25 2008

With effect from 1 January 2008 insurers are obliged to provide more detailed advice and information to policyholders in a timely manner


CMR and Successive Carriage of Goods
  • Van Steenderen MainportLawyers
  • Germany, Netherlands
  • January 18 2016

On 11 September 2015 the Dutch Supreme Court rendered judgment (C&J Veldhuizen Holding B.V. V Beurskens Allround Cargo B.v., S&S 20161) on the


Germany - the Burden of Proof and the coverage exclusion for wilful violation in D&O insurance
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Germany
  • January 15 2016

D&O insurance worldwide contain coverage exclusions for wilful breach of duty, German policies making no exception. In Germany, this exclusion is by


Framework agreement with Iran unclear as to when and which sanctions will be lifted; stepped up enforcement to continue after record sanctions fines
  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • China, France, Germany, Iran, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 13 2015

In what may represent a sea change in US-Iran relations, on April 2, 2015, Iran and the United States, along with the United Kingdom, France, Russia


New capital investment requirements for insurance companies
  • CMS
  • Germany
  • July 4 2016

The economically significant investment activity by insurance companies is subject to the regulatory requirements of the German Insurance Supervision


Insurance Distribution Directive: Views from the UK and Germany
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • January 15 2016

The Insurance Distribution Directive ("IDD") will supersede the current Insurance Mediation Directive (Directive 200292EC) ("IMD"). In preparing