Germany


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

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More than 130 lawyers and tax advisors 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 on 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 Système

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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Electric vehicle infrastructure in Germany boosted by public investment

The European Commission announced that it has granted approval under the EU state aid rules for the roll-out of a network of infrastructure for charging electric vehicles in Germany. The

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Revision of Copyright Contract Law in Germany

Recent revisions in German copyright law have introduced changes to the right of authors and performing artists to obtain reasonable compensation for their work. This right was originally introduced in

Written on: 20th Feb 2017


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Germany Revamps Youth Protection Rules

  After 13 years of stasis despite massive technological progress, the first revision of the State Treaty on Youth Protection in the Media (sometimes also referred to as Interstate Treaty

Written on: 20th Feb 2017


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