J A Kemp LLP
On 26 November 2020 the German Parliament (Bundestag) passed the bill required for German ratification of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA) with 570 votes in favour...
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
The Lower House of the German Parliament (Bundestag) voted on 26th November 2020 to ratify the UPC agreement.
The German Master Agreement for Financial Derivatives Transactions (Rahmenvertrag für Finanztermingeschäfte – the "DRV") is published by the German Banking Association (Bankenverband)...
In this episode, we talk about a proposal for a new law in Germany to support ‘mobile working' – in other words, allowing employees to work from home or anywhere else.
In this decision, the board of appeal made clear that a non-technical feature in a claim does not automatically inherit the technical character of the context in which it occurs.
When conflict between two employees becomes serious, one option is to transfer one employee to a different workplace or department.
Employees in Germany are entitled to an allowance where their working hours are reduced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Will a digital filter to eliminate identifying details from job applications help reduce discrimination in recruitment? This article explores the pros and cons.
The German rules regulating immigration for citizens of a number of West Balkan states has been extended and amended.
This decision is a good example of a software tool with very useful functions for the modern office worker, but which does not necessarily qualify as a patentable invention at the European Patent
Versäumt der Kläger diese Frist, kann er eine entsprechende Auskunft und Rechnungslegung bezüglich der Auslandslieferungen nur in einer neuen Hauptsacheklage geltend machen.
The Defendant lodged an appeal against this judgment with the Higher Regional Court of Duesseldorf.
Das japanische Pharmaunternehmen Daiichi Sankyo hat sich erfolgreich gegen den frühzeitigen Markteintritt generischer Wettbewerbsprodukte zu seinem erfolgreichen Arzneimittel Sevikar® gewehrt.
The Japanese pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo successfully defended itself against the early market entry of generic competitive products for its successful pharmaceutical product Sevikar®.
The EPO considered determining whether a suspicious vehicle needs to be stopped to detect a toll offence is a legal requirement and thus non-technical.
Envoy Global, Inc.
Minimum salary requirements will increase for shortage and non-shortage occupations in 2021...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In a decree published November 6, 2020, the German tax authorities confirmed their view that transactions between non-German parties (e.g., between two U.S. companies)...
Der Rechtsbegriff „Geld" findet in verschiedenen Rechtsnormen des Straf-, Zivil- und Öffentlichen Rechts Verwendung. Eine einheitliche Auslegung erfolgt allerdings (zu Recht) nicht.
On 28 October 2020, the German Federal Government passed a bill to simplify and modernize the German patent law.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC is seeking comment on a proposed substituted compliance determination for German firms that register as security-based swap dealers.