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Corruption Perceptions Index 2022 published


On January 31, 2023, Transparency International published the updated Corruption Perceptions Index (“CPI”) for 2022. Summary The CPI 2022 indicates […]

JUVE: Interview with N. Willms and U. Erling on ESG


Map and territory. Surveying a new consulting field In the December 2022 edition of JUVE Rechtsmarkt, author Laura Bartels takes […]

What lasts a long time: Whistleblower Protection Act now passed by the Bundestag


In its last session before Christmas break, the Bundestag passed the Whistleblower Protection Act. The law that was finally adopted […]

German Transparency Register Update


In our blog post of November 23, 2022, we discussed the ruling of the Court of Justice of the European […]

EcoVadis – Sustainability Rating


Taking ecological, social and ethical responsibility – we not only provide comprehensive advice to our clients on this, but also […]

Compliance defense: BGH honors subsequent compliance measures in the assessment of fines


In its ruling of April 22, 2022 (Ref.: 5 StR 278/21), the BGH again addressed the consideration of compliance measures […]

SEC fines Goldmann Sachs for not following own ESG guidelines


The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced in a press release on November 22, 2022 that it has issued an […]

ECJ Ruling: EU Anti-Money-Laundering Directive is Partially Unlawful


According to a ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) of November 22, 2022, the provision in the 5th […]