Current topics

 

Lectures on current topics from all areas of law offered by us can be found here.

 

Contact person

Jan Beßling

Telephone: +49 221 2091 315
Telefax: +49 221 2091 333

akademie@oppenhoff.eu

Provision of temporary workers, respectively the revision of the German Temporary Employment Act as per 1 April 2017
Lecture content

This lecture concerns the amendments of the German Temporary Employment Act (AÜG) which entered into force on 1 April 2017 as well as its consequences for the use of external labour in enterprises.

Target group

Specialists, legal practitioners in general, people without legal expertise, managing directors

Duration

ca. 60 minutes

Brexit update

Lecture contents

This lecture explains the possible effects of Brexit on a variety of areas of law.

Target group

Specialists, legal practitioners in general, managing directors

Duration

60 minutes

The 9th Amendment of the German Act Against Restraints of Competition – an overview of the most important legislative changes
Lecture content

The lecture gives an overview of the most important legislative changes made within the scope of the 9th Amendment of the German Act Against Restraints of Competition (9. GWB-Novelle). Besides the implementation of the European Cartel Damages Directive, inter alia also the closure of the gap disclosed by the “Wurst” cartel, it addresses group liability for cartel breaches and changes in the merger control process.

Target group

Legal practitioners in general, management, specialists

Duration

ca. 120 minutes

Foundations during the low interest phase

Lecture content

Existing foundations are finding the low interest phase particularly challenging. This lecture discusses the legal framework conditions for investments, investment opportunities and D&O liability, respectively its avoidance. It also discusses the treatment of distressed foundations. The lecture is an excellent accompaniment to the lecture “The limited term foundation”.

Target group

Employees without legal expertise

Duration

90 minutes