Summer Special – Episode 6: Czech Desk
There is no doubt, that Germany is an important business partner for the Czech Republic and vice versa. Still there are cultural and legal differences, which may have a tremendous impact on the cross-border transaction. Therefore, it is from highest importance to know these differences in order to avoid misunderstandings. In today’s Legal on Air episode, our Deloitte Legal Corporate experts Peter Karmann – located in Cologne – and Lukas Poddany – located in Prague – investigate these differences.
Summer Special – Episode 5: Spanish Desk
The importance of German-Spanish trade relations is beyond question. In 2020 Germany was the second most important trade partner of Spain and major German groups have direct investments in Spain and vice versa. In today’s podcast episode our Deloitte Legal Corporate experts Felix Felleisen (Düsseldorf) and Fernando Martínez Comas and Ana de Lluc Compte – (Palma de Mallorca) talk about the challenges of cross-border activities, due to historic and cultural differences.
Summer Special – Episode 4: Japan Desk
When it comes to cross-border transactions between two countries, Japan occupies a special place. In terms of culture, as well as business etiquette, there are a number of dos and don'ts that should be considered when doing business in Japan. In this Legal on Air summer special podcast, our Deloitte Legal Corporate and M&A experts Andreas Jentgens - based in Frankfurt - Kaori Oka and Ryota Sekine - both based in Tokyo - talk about these country-specific features, challenges and opportunities.
Summer Special – Episode 3: China Desk
With a bilateral trade volume of more than 200 billion euros, the Chinese-German trade relations are of particular importance. Nevertheless, different understandings of business conduct and communication are challenging for the trade relationship. In this Legal on Air summer trip podcast episode, our Deloitte Legal Corporate/M&A experts Dr. Michael Fischer (Munich) and Alexander Georg Fischer (Shanghai) talk about the country-specific characteristics, challenges and opportunities
Summer Special – Episode 1: Dutch Desk
In this first summer special episode, the traditional economic ties of the neighbouring countries Germany and the Netherlands will be discussed by our Deloitte Legal Corporate Law specialists Dr. Fleur Johanna Prop – located in Düsseldorf – and Rozemarijn Bloemendal – located in Amsterdam. The step across the border seems easy, the mentality so familiar. However, there are often differences in the details, which determine the success in business relations. Contact us: email@example.com
Country Desks | Deloitte Legal Germany
For years, business has no longer been limited to national markets. Apart from multinational companies, smaller and medium sized companies have realized as well that doing business across national borders is not only possible but necessary to compete in a globalized world.