LUMPUR Malaysia (AP) - Malaysian
authorities have summoned the German ambassador to explain why his country
provided funds for a project linked to a Kuala Lumpur-based human rights group.
Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman says the funding...
By Hans-Josef Vogel
Social media plug-ins, such as the Facebook "Like" button, have become ubiquitous on the internet. Their legal implications are yet not fully determined. Issues of both data protection law and fair trade matters are commonly...
The ECJ Judgement in Pfleiderer : A
Tension more Imaginary than real
By Dr. Frank L. Fine
Summary: On June 14, 2011, the European Court of
Justice handed down a ruling which will have negative repercussions for cartel
enforcement for Germany...
The Interim Measures for the
Participation in Social Security of Foreigners Employed in China (Draft for
Comments) 在中国境内就 业的外国人参加社会保险暂行办法 ( 征求意 见稿 ), drafted by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security
were released to public for solicitation...
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On April 29, 2010, in the case of I ZR 69/08,
the German Federal Supreme Court examined whether Google...
BERLIN - (AP) Germany has set up a $500 million climate fund to micro-finance projects such as new supermarket freezers or biomass heating in developing countries to help cut greenhouse gases, Environment Minister Norbert Roettgen said Tuesday.
KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) The United Nations chief negotiator on climate change says there will not be a comprehensive deal to fight global warming this year.
Yvo de Boer told reporters in Germany on Monday the next U.N. climate change conference...
BERLIN - (AP) Three people who once worked for Hewlett-Packard Co. were arrested in an investigation of alleged kickbacks totaling (EURO)8 million ($10.9 million) surrounding a deal to sell equipment to Russian authorities, German prosecutors said Thursday...
BRUSSELS - (AP) Germany and France demanded binding rules Tuesday to determine when air space should be closed because of volcanic ash and when planes can be allowed to fly as European Union transport ministers held another emergency meeting on aviation...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - (AP) Gaining fast on the pirates who had seized a German freighter, Dutch naval captain Col. Hans Lodder had no time to waste on bureaucracy.
Sidestepping the command of the European Union's anti-piracy task force, he went...
BERLIN - (AP) Germany's government on Thursday nominated the 50-year-old governor of Lower Saxony for the nation's presidency, days after the previous head of state's suprise resignation.
Chancellor Angela Merkel tapped Christian Wulff...
BERLIN - (AP) Faced with a ballooning deficit in Germany's health care system, Chancellor Angela Merkel's government decided Tuesday to raise premiums and cut into the profits of doctors, dentists, hospitals and pharmaceutical manufacturers. ...
BERLIN - (AP) German lawmakers on Friday approved their country's share of the massive rescue deal to save the euro and contain the debt crisis, as EU finance ministers gathered in Brussels to create new budget rules to win back financial markets'...
BERLIN - (APINTL) A 106-year-old entertainer has settled a lawsuit over a claim he sang for Nazi guards at a concentration camp during World War II, a German court said on Thursday.
Johannes Heesters gave up asking for retraction from German author...