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AGB – General Terms and Conditions in Germany

What should you know about the GTC Regulation in Germany? General terms and conditions (GTC) are all pre-formulated contractual terms for a number of contracts which one contracting party (user) provides to the other contracting party when concluding a contract, according to section 305 (1) sentence 1 of the German Civil Code (BGB). GTCs are…
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Commercial law consequences in case of an identity theft – latest BGH Decision

BGH: Unfair commercial act in the case of unauthorised request for payment in the case of identity theft BGH, Judgement from 20.10.2021 – I ZR 17/21 Facts of the case The plaintiff is a consumer protection association registered in the list of qualified entities within the meaning of Section 8 (3) no. 4 UWG. The defendant…
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German Commercial Law

Commercial law concerns all the relations between business partners. The most important legal regulation in Germany is the commercial code (Handelsgesetzbuch – HGB). In every business negotiations, HGB applies. Many questions of interpretation are also solved and regulated by the statute law, commercial practice and trade customs. German commercial law has been heavily influenced by…
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