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W&I-insurance in M&A-transactions: effective protection or superfluous product?
  • CMS Hasche Sigle
  • 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


Germany: reinsurance business by third country firms
  • CMS Hasche Sigle
  • Germany
  • September 5 2016

In the past, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) published guidance on its web pages concerning correspondence insurance in


German insurance regulator specifies requirements for third country reinsurance undertakings
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Germany
  • September 8 2016

By interpretative decision dated 31 August 2016, the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht, BaFin


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


10 things every insurer should know
  • CMS
  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy
  • April 6 2016

The insurance industry in Albania is relatively new. Prior to 1990, there were no specialised insurance companies operating in the country. After the


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

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


Subrogation efforts and tenant’s liability insurance the influence of jurisdiction
  • BLD Bach Langheid Dallmayr
  • Germany
  • August 21 2015

It is not an unusual situation: A building burns down. The insurer of the building learns that it was occupied by a tenant and that the cause of the


Munich Court clarifies legal obligations of insurance comparison websites
  • Eversheds
  • Germany
  • July 15 2016

While the Court took the view that insurance comparison websites need to be more proactive, it at the same time confirmed that insurance can be


Brokers banned from settling claims on behalf of insurers
  • Dabelstein & Passehl
  • Germany
  • June 21 2016

On January 14 2016 the broker law division of the Federal Court of Justice ruled on a case (I ZR 10714) where the Cologne Bar Association had filed


Update banking & finance - July 2014
  • CMS Hasche Sigle
  • Germany
  • July 28 2014

We are pleased once again to be able to report on some interesting statutory reforms, court rulings and developments in international arbitration