Newsletter International Briefing, July 2021

    Dear Readers,

    Dear Colleagues and Clients,


    Welcome to our Summer 2021 edition of our International Briefing.


    This briefing focuses on recent legislative developments that we consider of interest to our international clients.


    The new German Transparency Register and Financial Information Act introduces notification obligations for all companies registered in Germany.


    The German FDI regulations have been brought into line with the EU Screening Regulation and aim to protect technological sovereignty in Germany's most important 



    The German Act to Modernise the Partnership Law has been adopted by the German Bundestag, and you will find an overview what this new law means for German 



    We also inform on the new German Supply Chain Due Diligence Act and its implication for business activities in the People´s Republic of China.


    And unfortunately, the COVID­19 pandemic is not gone and our real estate experts provide an overview on the COVID­related developments in German real estate law.


    We hope that you will find the information provided helpful in your daily business.


    Enjoy the reading and stay safe!


    Best regards,


    Dr Christian von Wistinghausen

    Co­Head of the Corporate/M&A practice group