Rebecca Marcisch
Rebecca MarcischLabor Law

German Federal Labor Court: Ineffectiveness of liability-limiting exclusion clauses

The BAG declared an exclusion clause in an employment contract – also known as an "exclusion period regulation" or "forfeiture clause" – which limits…

 Christian Wegener
 Nils Klamar
Christian Wegener Nils KlamarDeal Info

Baker Tilly advises Commerz Real on cooperation with Ampyr Solar Europe

Baker Tilly has advised Commerz Real AG on the conclusion of a cooperation agreement with Ampyr Solar Europe for the development of photovoltaic…

 Stephanie Breitenbach
Stephanie BreitenbachLabor Law

Status Assessment 2.0 is coming

As part of the status determination procedure it can be bindingly clarified upon application whether an employment is subject to social security…

 Andreas Bode
Andreas BodeSteuern

Baker Tilly strengthens Global Mobility division with new tax partner Andreas Bode

Baker Tilly continues to expand its Frankfurt office with the hire of a team of five tax experts.

 Jacob Keyl
Jacob KeylLaw

Communication technology for virtual works council meetings

During the Corona pandemic, Article 129 German Works Council Constitution Act (BetrVG) allowed members of employee representative bodies to attend…

 Uwe Roth
Dr. Jörg Maitzen, LL.M.

Baker Tilly advises Chairish on acquisition of online furniture retailer Pamono

Baker Tilly has advised US-based Chairish, Inc. (“Chairish”) on its acquisition of Pamono GmbH (“Pamono”), a European online marketplace for vintage…

Dr. Thomas Gemmeke
Dr. Thomas GemmekePress releases 2021

Baker Tilly hires Dr. Jörg Buschbaum, LL.M. as new partner in labor law

Labor and data privacy law expert Dr. Jörg Buschbaum, LL.M. joins Baker Tilly's Frankfurt office with his team of five attorneys.

 Ralf Pelz
Ralf PelzLabor Law

Discrimination – Headscarf ban at the workplace might be legitimate

In 2017, the ECJ had already decided that an employer’s interest in a religiously “neutral” appearance of his employees with direct customer contact…

 Nina Senninger
Nina SenningerLabor Law

(After all) No partial reduction of vacation entitlement in the event of short time work?

Numerous employees have been working on short-time since the Corona pandemic. Now that the holiday season has started, employers are often faced with…

 Christine Ostwald
Christine OstwaldLabor Law

Law to promote works council elections and works council works in a digital world of work (Works Council Modernisation Act)

On 18 June 2021 the Works Council Modernisation Act has come into force. Just before the end of the legislative period, an important part of the…