December 2009 Germany Top Blawgs

  1. Covers German and EU IP law.
  2. Press digest on transatlantic affairs. Edited by three German Fulbright Alumni.
  3. Covers intellectual property law rights in Germany.
  4. German blawg from Hamburg about criminal law and criminal procedure.
  5. Covers German-English legal translation.
  6. Covers common German law, tax law, ADR and ODR. By Axel Hellinger.
  7. Covers litigation, arbitration and mediation in Germany. By Peter Bert.
  8. Summary of recent decisions by boards of appeal of the European patent office (EPO).
  9. Looks at financial issues for intellectual property rights: securitisation and collateral, IP valuation for acquisition and balance sheet purposes, tax and R&D breaks, film and product finance, calculating quantum of damages--anything that happens where IP meets money.
  10. Covers employment and labour law issues, including industrial relations/labour and human resources, business immigration and international mobility, enterprise and collective labour agreements and occupational health and safety matters, By Norton Rose Fulbright.
  11. Covers Swiss, European and international legal news. It focuses on data protection, privacy, technology law, IT/IP law, criminal law, administrative law, civil law, tax law, banking and finance law, bankruptcy, competition law and construction as well as real estate law.
  12. Covers corporate law, mergers & acquisitions, takeovers as well as finance and capital markets law.
  13. Provides updates and analysis on German and European IP/IT, technology, media and (open source) software law. By JBB Rechtsanwälte.
  14. Covers US law from a German perspective. By Nietzer & Häusler.
  15. Presents news and decisions on German criminal law. By Dr. Bottner.