Gleiss Lutz


Banking Regulation in Germany

April 4 2019 A structured guide to Banking Regulation in Germany

An interview with Gleiss Lutz discussing M&A in Germany

January 23 2020 This article discusses various topics including legal developments, keynote deals as well as an insight into typical transactions within Germany.

Shareholder Activism & Engagement in Germany

June 5 2019 A structured guide to shareholder activism & engagement in Germany

First-step analysis: banking regulation in Germany

February 28 2020 Your first-step guide to navigating banking regulations in Germany, including the key rules, restrictions and requirements, as well as regulatory trends.

Private M&A in Germany

March 27 2019 A structured guide to private M&A in Germany

A general introduction to real estate investment taxation in Germany

July 5 2021 An overview of the most consequential tax implications for real estate investment structures in Germany.

Real estate investment in Germany: asset deals versus share deals

July 5 2021 This article compares the tax treatment of the various real estate investment structures and methods available in Germany, including pros and cons and other key considerations.

Q&A: completing public M&A transactions in Germany

May 28 2021 A look at some key considerations when completing M&A transactions involving publicly listed companies in Germany, including hostile takeovers, conditional offers, government influence and financing.

In brief: the legal framework for public M&A in Germany

May 28 2021 This article highlights the key features of the legal framework governing mergers and acquisitions of publicly listed companies in Germany, including filing and disclosure requirements.

Q&A: shareholder activist strategies in Germany

May 3 2021 An overview of the common strategies and mechanisms used by shareholder activists in Germany, including processes and guidelines for shareholder proposals and litigation tactics.