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We are one of the most dynamic commercial law firms in Germany.

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More than 130 lawyers and tax advisers in Berlin, Cologne, Hamburg and Munich advise a wide variety of national and international companies in all relevant areas of commercial and corporate law. Our lawyers combine significant experience in key industry sectors with first-class legal expertise in order to provide clients with real commercial value.

We aim for the best solution, provided at a top service level and with the most efficient effort. As one of the pioneers in advising leading market players in the digital business, we have specific know-how in all matters relating to technology-driven business models. Our practice and sector teams have won several awards, and we were named Law Firm of the Year 2016 for our training programme. Also, we have been constantly ranked among top 20 M&A advisers for midsize transactions.

Regulatory notices in respect of our German practice can be found here.

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Highland Capital Partners Europe

Advised Highland Capital Partners Europe on the investment in Outfittery. Read more.

ProSiebenSat.1

Advised ProSiebenSat.1 on merger of Aeria Games with Gamigo. Read more.

Dassault Systèmes

Advised Dassault Systèmes on IT, commercial and distribution law aspects of acquisition of CST. Read more.

GSA

Advised GSA on the acquisition of the Headquarter portfolio, read more.

Wirecard AG

Advised Wirecard AG on its market entry into North America by the acquisition of Citi Prepaid Card Services. Read more.

KICKRS.NET

Advised KICKRS.NET on its launch into Germany and Belgium. Read more.

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New merger control thresholds in Germany and Austria based on transaction value

The transposition of the EU Damages Directive encouraged a number of countries across Europe to update their competition laws more broadly, amid concerns that the existing rules do not fit

Written on: 15th Jun 2017


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US-Supreme Court zu Patentrechten – Das Chaos nach der welt­weiten Ersc­höp­fung

Im Fall Lexmark gegen Impression Products hat das oberste amerikanische Gericht die bisherige Rechtsprechung über den Haufen geworfen. Die Entscheidung und wie sie Europa und den Welthandel berührt, erläutert Johannes

Written on: 14th Jun 2017


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Zugangsrecht eines gekündigten Arbeitnehmers nach erhobener Kündigungsschutzklage an einer Betriebsversammlung zum Zweck der Einrichtung eines Wahlvorstandes

Ist ein Arbeitnehmer gekündigt und hat er dagegen Kündigungsschutzklage erhoben, begründet dies in der Regel zwar eine Ungewissheit über den Fortbestand des Arbeitsverhältnisses. Gleichwohl ist der Gekündigte hinsichtlich seines Zutrittsrechtes

Written on: 14th Jun 2017


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