Private Construction Law: Baker Tilly establishes new legal sector lawyer and notary Simon Parviz 

Private Construction Law: Baker Tilly establishes new legal sector lawyer and notary Simon Parviz 

Highly reputed construction and real estate lawyer Mr. Simon Parviz and his team will set up the new private construction law segment from Frankfurt. 

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Created by Rebecca Marcisch | |  Labor Law

Halved night work bonuses for shift workers

Are night shift workers and occasional night workers comparable? "Yes, they are!", ruled the German Federal Labor Court (BAG) in its judgment of...

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Created by Konstantin Warnowizki |

Virtual General Meeting 2021 – Stronger Shareholder Questions, Shorter Deadlines, and Codified Fiction Solution

Shortly before the end of last year, i.e. on 22 December 2020, the Bundestag passed an "Act on the Shortening of the Residual Debt Exemption Procedure...

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Created by Dr. Ralf Ek, LL. M. |

Overview of M&A in the Nordic Countries

According to statistics published by Bureau van Dijk, 3,509 deals with a total deal volume of approximately EUR 87 billion were announced in 2019 in...

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2020 Annual Tax Act – A Conglomeration of Various Changes in Tax Law

2020 Annual Tax Act – A Conglomeration of Various Changes in Tax Law

On September 2, 2020, the German federal government passed the draft bill for the 2020 Annual Tax Act (JStG 2020). The JStG 2020 is supposed to...

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Baker Tilly establishes Nordic Desk with corporate lawyer Dr. Ralf Ek

Baker Tilly establishes Nordic Desk with corporate lawyer Dr. Ralf Ek

With effect from January 1, 2021, Baker Tilly expands its team in the Frankfurt office with its new partner Dr. Ralf Ek, LL.M. (53), a corporate and...

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Crowdworker: Turnaround in the case law
|  Labor Law

Crowdworker: Turnaround in the case law

Almost exactly one year ago, the State Labour Court (LAG) Munich was probably the first regional labour court to decide whether crowdworkers are...

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Created by Dr. Christian Engelhardt |

Brexit: Impact on trademarks and designs in the EU and the UK

The Brexit Transition Period will expire on December 31, 2020. This will have considerable impact on trademarks and designs in the EU and the UK. UK's...

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Data Transfers to the UK: How can German businesses overcome the Challenges of Brexit?

Data Transfers to the UK: How can German businesses overcome the Challenges of Brexit?

The end of the Brexit transition period is imminent, and will bring significant changes for EU businesses that trade with (or have a presence in) the...

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Created by Gabriele Heise | |  Labor Law

Can an entitlement to annual leave become time-barred?

The German Federal Labor Court (“BAG”) has repeatedly dealt with questions concerning vacation law and has recently made fundamental decisions, for...

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