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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 […]
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 […]

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 […]

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 […]
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 […]

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Public Procurement. Competitive Tendering. European Commission.

Public Procurement in European Commission

EU Public Procurement 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 […]

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 […]

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative Dispute Resolution Small Video Series about  Alternative Dispute Resolution: Mediation, Arbitration and Adjudication from German Lawyer Bertrand Prell (Lawyer/Solicitor). Mediation The concept of Mediation contrasts with arbitration. […]

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

OLAF European Anti-Fraud Office Investigations European Anti-Fraud Office has the task to protect the financial interests of the European Union (EU) by investigating fraud, corruption and any […]

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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]