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13. Jun

Whether a managing director is obliged to make social security contributions depends on various...

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12. Jun

One cannot compare apples and pears, at least not according to the equivalent German expression for...

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09. Jun

There are clear rules in Germany determining who will inherit. In the absence of a will or contract...

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07. Jun

If something is promoted as being free, then it should in fact be free. Otherwise, this kind of...

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06. Jun

The demographic trend poses a serious challenge to medium-sized businesses, particularly in relation...

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05. Jun

Anyone who causes serious offence to his employer or a colleague should anticipate the possibility...

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31. May

According to a ruling of the Oberlandesgericht (OLG) Karlsruhe [Higher Regional Court of Karlsruhe],...

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26. May

Even covert video footage can potentially justify exceptional notice of dismissal. That was the...

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24. May

The final cost of goods on display needs to be readily apparent to customers. According to a recent...

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22. May

Formal written warnings play an important role in the field of employment law, with one often being...

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