The law for the protection of business secrets (GeschGehG)

With the German Act on the Protection of Trade Secrets (GeschGehG), which came into force on 26 April 2019, the EU Directive on the Protection of Secrets was imple­mented and serves to better protect confi­dential know-how and trade secrets from illegal acqui­sition,...

Misuse of credit cards and giro cards

Misuse of credit cards, giro cards etc. after card and PIN have been inter­cepted or stolen from the post office / mailbox Unfor­tu­nately, it seems to be becoming increas­ingly common that when a credit card or giro card is sent by post and the bank subse­quently...

Retrieval of an incor­rectly made bank transfer

It can be difficult to retrieve an incor­rectly made bank transfer, but it is possible under certain circum­stances, which is why you should always try to retrieve it from your own bank.   The facts of the case: retrieval of a transfer in the event of fraud­ulent...