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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Liability of managing directors for delay in filing for insolvency

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Liability of managing directors for delay in filing for insolvency If a company is faced with imminent insolvency or over-indebtedness, the managing director must file for insolvency. Failure to do so in due time may result in him or her being held personally liable. It is often difficult for managing directors … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Experience drafting franchise agreements

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Experience drafting franchise agreements A franchise agreement sets out the basic principles governing the relationship between franchisee and franchisor. For this reason, it is of great importance to both parties. Franchising has become an established practice in many industries. It involves the franchisee running its own independent business and bearing the … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Liability of managing directors in the event of competition violations

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Liability of managing directors in the event of competition violations A company”s legal infringements can also come back to haunt its managing director. That being said, the latter”s liability towards third parties is strictly limited. Legal infringements are particularly common in the fields of trademark and competition law. Our experience at … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of removing a shareholder-managing director for good cause

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of removing a shareholder-managing director for good cause It is possible to remove a shareholder-managing director from their post if there is good cause justifying this action, but good cause must be present at the time of the resolution”s adoption. The general meeting of the shareholders is the main decision-making … Weiterlesen »

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Genesis Mining terminating unprofitable contracts

Genesis Mining terminating unprofitable contracts The price of Bitcoin has fallen sharply. This has put pressure on mining companies such as Genesis Mining, which is now seeking to terminate or upgrade contracts with its clients. Last year, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies hit a high. Though many sought to profit from this boom, mining cryptocurrencies is … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of shareholder”s right of access

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of shareholder”s right of access The shareholders of a GmbH have extensive rights of access and inspection which go beyond the general meeting and that enable them to inform themselves about what is happening within the business. These shareholder rights cannot be restricted in the articles of association. And yet, … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of claims for damages in response to kickbacks

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Assessment of claims for damages in response to kickbacks Corruption, attempted bribery and kickbacks are all commonplace in commercial life. Aggrieved parties can assert claims on account of damage caused by acts contrary to public policy. Up until the end of the 20th century, it was still possible in Germany to … Weiterlesen »

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OLG München – Managing directors liable if they exceed the scope of their discretionary powers

OLG München – Managing directors liable if they exceed the scope of their discretionary powers A managing director who culpably breaches his or her duties may be liable to pay damages to the company. This was confirmed by a ruling of the Oberlandesgericht (OLG) München, Munich”s Higher Regional Court. A managing director may be liable … Weiterlesen »

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ECJ on infringements of geographical indications

ECJ on infringements of geographical indications According to a ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) from 7 June 2018, an association with a protected indication is not by itself sufficient to infringe the registered geographical indication (Az.: C-44/17). As in the case of word marks or figurative marks, it is … Weiterlesen »

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GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Erfahrungsbericht zur Ausnutzung von Freibeträgen bei der Schenkungssteuer

GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte – Erfahrungsbericht zur Ausnutzung von Freibeträgen bei der Schenkungssteuer Durch Schenkungen zu Lebzeiten kann die Erbschaftssteuer umgangen werden. Aber auch bei der Schenkungssteuer gilt es, die geltenden Freibeträge optimal auszunutzen. Nach einem Erfahrungsbericht der Wirtschaftskanzlei GRP Rainer Rechtsanwälte wird oft nicht berücksichtigt, dass auch bei Schenkungen zu Lebzeiten Freibeträge optimal ausgeschöpft werden … Weiterlesen »

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