Legal Journal

14. Mar. 2019
The Role of UK’s Younger Generation after the Rejection of the Brexit Deal

The Role of UK’s Younger Generation after the Rejection of the Brexit Deal

The 12th of March 2019 will be remembered as a turnaround in British politics. The British Prime Minister Theresa May again failed to convince her own […]
31. Jan. 2019
The Irish Card – a Bluff or a Disaster in this Brexit Drama?

The Irish Card – a Bluff or a Disaster in this Brexit Drama?

Whatever the Conservative wise men and women of the British Government may have had in mind when  – after more than two years of hard talks […]
24. Sep. 2018

Handling civil legal cases that involve EU countries if there’s no Brexit deal

For two years, the British government has been implementing significant work to negotiate a solution for the day the UK leaves the European Union. But what […]
25. Jan. 2018
European Enforcement Orders (EEO) | Handcuffs and euro bills and wooden gavel as crime concept

European Enforcement Orders (EEO)

Under the European Enforcement Orders (EEO) procedure, a judgment creditor in an “uncontested claim” can apply to the Court of Origin within the European Union for […]
18. Sep. 2017

Brexit: Open Letter from 100 British Companies

In an open letter initiated by the British Chamber of Industry (CBI) on 18th September 2017, 100 British companies demand an interim solution for Brexit over […]
7. Sep. 2017

Deutsche Bank Sees Frankfurt Clearly Ahead in the wake of Brexit.

As was reported in the German Stock Market Journal ‘Börsenzeitung’ on 7th September 2017, John Cryan, Head of Deutsche Bank sees Frankfurt as the undoubted winner […]
6. Sep. 2017
Enforcement of foreign judgments in Germany

Enforcement of foreign judgments in Germany

Enforcement of EU judgments in Germany This section relates to enforcement of judgments and orders obtained in an EU member state states in Germany. Commonly a Creditor’s […]
4. Sep. 2017

Long Truck Queues on British Borders if no BREXIT Deal is Reached – and Winston Churchill’s solution

The British and the EU negotiators are still fighting over the Brexit-Agenda while time is running relentlessly. The third round of negotiations this week did not […]
29. Aug. 2017
When do Frankfurt Schools Need to Take Brexit Seriously?

When do Frankfurt Schools Need to Take Brexit Seriously?

Frankfurt is probably the most cosmopolitan city of all German cities. The American Headquarter in Frankfurt after World War Two left behind an Anglo-American culture as […]
6. Jun. 2017
New EU Data Protection Rules

New EU-Data Protection rules

EU-Data Protection rules: All Companies, but in particular Smaller and Medium-sized Companies (SME) will be threatened with fines in the millions of Euros by new EU-Data […]
9. May. 2017
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Public Procurement in the European Union

EDIFICIA Lawyers has been successful in representing the interests of Companies in Public Procurement & EU-Tendering against the European Commission. Public Procurement: Being awarded a contract for public […]
4. May. 2017

BREXIT: Relocation headquarters to Frankfurt, Germany?

BREXIT RELOCATION Post-Brexit relocation: Will it be just rumors or reality in two years? Uncertainty calls for prudent contingency plans. Inevitably, the relocation topic comes up […]
1. May. 2017

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative Dispute ResolutionMediationMediation – Dispute Resolution IArbitration – Dispute Resolution IIAdjudication – Dispute Resolution IIIAlternative Dispute Resolution AdvantagesAlternative Dispute Resolution ExamplesAlternative Dispute Resolution Negotiation Alternative Dispute […]
24. Apr. 2017

OLAF European Anti-Fraud Office investigations: on-the-spot-checks

OLAF European Anti-Fraud Office InvestigationsOLAF European Anti-Fraud Office Investigations On-The-Spot-ChecksOLAF On-The-Spot-Checks & National Investigation ServicesOLAF On-The-Spot-Checks in Germany OLAF European Anti-Fraud Office Investigations European Anti-Fraud Office has the […]
7. Apr. 2017

The International Network Meeting in Madrid

The International Network of EDIFICIA Lawyers enjoyed a very successful meeting in Madrid on 16th March 2017 celebrating the joining of the New Spanish Partner All-Law to […]
22. Feb. 2017
Taxation in Germany

Third Party Damages Claims against Tax Advisers for Wrong Advice

The liability risks of tax advisers in tax planning are often underestimated. The statutory rights of tax advisers when advising on legal issues are restricted under […]
8. May. 2014
Bertrand H. Prell: Mediation: Alternative Dispute Resolution


The concept of Mediation contrasts with Arbitration. Arbitration usually replaces a court action ending with an enforceable decision of the Arbitration Tribunal.
7. May. 2014
Bertrand H. Prell: International Arbitration: Alternative Dispute Resolution.

International Arbitration

International Arbitration Dispute Resolution is a Arbitration, which is probably most widely used and the most common form of alternative dispute resolution. it is in contrast […]
6. May. 2014
Bertrand H. Prell: Adjudication: Alternative Dispute Resolution.


Adjudication – Alternative Dispute Resolution The concept of Adjudication it is probably the most recent concept but it has become quite fashionable especially with internationally operating companies […]