1100 Artikel
10.10.2017

Introduction of New German Transparency Register

By implementing the 4th EU Anti-Money Laundering Directive 2015/849 of 20 May 2015 (the “Directive”), a new Anti-Money Laundering Act (Geldwäschegesetz – “GwG”) entered into force in Germany. Among… read more

14.06.2017

avocado draws German country report for study on passenger transport by taxi, rental car with driver and ridesharing in the EU carried out for the European Commission

In 2016, a comprehensive study about the regulatory framework for passenger transport and the general conditions of taxi, hire car with driver and ridesharing markets across the EU was carried out… read more

17.02.2017

German Federal Tax Court: No tax shelter for profits arising from haircuts

Under German law, the waiver of a debt by a creditor results in a taxable profit for the debtor. The German Ministry of Finance (“MoF”) had, however, issued a decree which nonetheless allowed such… read more

15.11.2016

avocado advises ANSYS on acquisition of KPIT medini Technologies

Frankfurt am Main, 14 November 2016 – avocado advised ANSYS on the acquisition of Berlin-based KPIT medini Technologies AG, a leading provider of systems safety analysis solutions. ANSYS (NASDAQ:… read more

03.11.2016

avocado advises KFC at the sale and refranchising of its own-operated restaurants

The commercial law firm avocado rechtsanwälte advised Kentucky Fried Chicken (Great Britain) Ltd., German branch at the sale and refranchising of 11 restaurants in total, among others at the sites… read more

05.09.2016

Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Germany

Dr. Johannes Weisser, a partner in the Frankfurt office, gave a presentation on "Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Germany" on September 1, 2016 at an investment seminar organized by… read more

05.09.2016

Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Germany

Dr. Johannes Weisser, Partner im Frankfurter Büro, hat am 1. September 2016 bei einer Veranstaltung der FrankfurtRheinMain GmbH in Aurangabad einen Vortrag zum Thema "Legal Aspects of Doing Business… read more