German politics is targeting social media

“We will create binding obligations for Internet platforms in Europe in order to protect elections, erase hate speech and take systematic action against lies and … Read more

Corona help: Minister of Justice calls for longer insolvency protection

Berlin Companies hard hit by the corona crisis can hope to be able to avoid filing for bankruptcy even longer. Federal Justice Minister Christine Lambrecht … Read more

Why the legal profession refuses contingency fees

Criminal codes The German Lawyers’ Association (DAV) rejects the possibility of litigation financing by the mandated lawyer and is critical of the expansion of the … Read more

Copyright reform: pirated copy with 1000 characters

Dhe Federal Minister of Justice recently picked up on a thought that already brought a portion of ridicule to the Chancellor years ago: using the … Read more

Lateral thinkers demo in Leipzig: mutual recriminations

Burning barricades in the Leipzig district of Connewitz Successful deployment or massive failure of the police leadership? (Foto: imago images/Christian Grube) Berlin The remnants of the … Read more

Energy costs, internet, contracts: the empty Groko promises to consumers

GLarge corporations are getting aid worth billions, while corona relief applies to companies. Only consumers are largely left with nothing. At least that’s what the … Read more