Newsletter Emerging Companies Germany 2/2014



  • "INVEST" - Changes in the Government Backed Program for Venture Funding
  • Tax Issues for German Startups Looking to US-Investors
  • Private Equity Companies can be Liable for Antitrust Infringements of their Portfolio Companies – the Case of Goldman Sachs

Case Law

  • Passion is Short, Repentance Long – How to Avoid Legal Pitfalls when Appointing a Data Protection Officer
  • The Operator of a Price Search Website can be held accountable for Trade Mark Infringements if the Operater Generates Permanent Websites Including the Respective Trademark – Posterlounge


Orrick Emerging Companies Practice Group Closes More Than $7.9 Billion in Client Financings and Exits in 2013

Upcoming Events

  • German Valley Week @ Orrick and WeWork, June 10, 2014, San Francisco
  • Orrick supports Exec I/O Mobility & Travel, July 2, 2014

Client Alert - Important Changes in German E-Commerce Law will come into Force Mid June 2014