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18. Jun

According to a ruling of the Oberlandesgericht (OLG) Zweibrücken, the Higher Regional Court of...

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17. Jun

A violation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) cannot give rise to a formal warning as...

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14. Jun

A distillery based in Baden-Württemberg is not allowed to feature the word “Glen” in the name of its...

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13. Jun

Post-contractual non-compete clauses for managing directors are standard practice. But should these...

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11. Jun

Voluntary disclosure leading to immunity from tax evasion charges is still a current topic. It...

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07. Jun

On June 4, 2019, the 1st Cartel Panel of the OLG Düsseldorf ruled that narrow best price clauses for...

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05. Jun

Anyone registering a trademark needs to actually use it. According to a ruling of the...

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04. Jun

At the end of 2017, Steinhoff International Holding was rocked by an accounting scandal that sent...

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31. May

Advertising featuring the term “schadstofffrei”, i.e. free from harmful substances, is misleading if...

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29. May

Enhancing or promoting products in a way that is misleading to consumers may be in breach of...

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