The UK's new National Security and Investment Regime
|  Law

The UK's new National Security and Investment Regime

The UK is bringing in wide new powers to capture both UK and foreign investors planning to acquire interests in businesses, land and assets connected…

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Created by Konstantin Warnowizki | |  Law

Women's Quota 2.0 – Federal Government Tightens Gender Quota

Since the introduction of the Leadership Positions Act ("FüPoG") in 2015, companies that are listed and co-determined on a parity basis must appoint a…

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2020 Annual Tax Act – A Conglomeration of Various Changes in Tax Law
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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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Private Construction Law: Baker Tilly establishes new legal sector lawyer and notary Simon Parviz 
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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 | |  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 | |  Law

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. | |  Law

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

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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