Putin allows himself to continue to govern until 2036

Wladimir Putin According to the old 1993 constitution, Putin should have left the Kremlin in 2024. (Photo: AFP) Moscow With a signature, Russian President Vladimir … Read more

25,000 individual lawsuits ended with settlement

Diesel and the consequences The VW group is involved in tens of thousands of proceedings because of the diesel scandal. (Photo: dpa) Wolfsburg / Karlsruhe … 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

DIHK is placed under the legal supervision of the Minister of Economics

Federal Minister of Economics Peter Altmaier (CDU) Altmaier wants to ensure the functionality of the DIHK and at the same time set limits. (Foto: imago images/Christian … Read more

How the courts judge the partial lockdown

Locked-off restaurant area Hotels and restaurants, cinemas, museums and theaters as well as other leisure facilities are largely closed for November. (Photo: AFP) Berlin Should … Read more

New bankruptcy law: renovate more, handle less

Berlin Federal Justice Minister Christine Lambrecht (SPD) wants to enable more flexible restructuring of companies. Companies that are suffering from the economic consequences of the … Read more