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The Data Retention Saga Continues: European Court of Justice and EU Member States Scrutinize National Data Retention Laws
  • Jones Day
  • Belgium, European Union, France, United Kingdom, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden
  • August 11 2016

Triggering a landslide of legislative reforms and legal battles, the European Court of Justice’s (“ECJ”) landmark judgment of April 8, 2014, Digital


U.S. DOJ obtains first-ever extradition on antitrust charge
  • Jones Day
  • Germany, USA
  • April 9 2014

On April 4, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced its first successful extradition to the United States on an antitrust charge


Violation of a works council’s right of codetermination and the fruit of the poisonous tree
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • November 6 2008

In a December 13, 2007, decision, the Federal Labor Court opined on how to treat information that an employer had obtained illegally as part of a wrongful-termination action


Draft Finance Bill for 2016, new FranceGermany double tax treaty, and ECJ Steria decision
  • Jones Day
  • European Union, France, Germany, OECD
  • October 7 2015

This French Tax Update will focus on the main provisions of the draft Finance Bill for 2016 (Projet de loi de finance pour 2016) issued by the


German High Court rules companies have standing to sue against illegal state aid to competitors
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • February 15 2011

In a decision earlier today, the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof, BGH) ruled that companies can bring court action the challenge state aid granted to their competitors


German Federal Court of Justice clarifies limits of no-poaching agreements under German commercial law
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • October 25 2014

In a decision dated 30 April 2014, but published only recently, the German Federal Court of Justice ("FCJ") struck down an agreement between two


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Canada, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


German Federal Court of Justice clarifies "opt-in" rules under the German Bonds Act
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • September 23 2014

On September 15, 2014, the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) published a landmark decision clarifying that holders of bonds


Two interesting German decisions on internet law
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • 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


New court direction on antitrust cartel fines in Germany
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • April 26 2013

The German Federal Court of Justice ("BGH") has handed down a decision that is likely to have a significant impact on the setting of cartel fines in