Key Aspects of German Employment and Labour Law

  • Jens Kirchner
  • Pascal R. Kremp
  • Michael Magotsch

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Employment Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 20-20
    2. Jens Kirchner, Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 1-17
  3. Employment Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 20-20
    2. Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 21-28
    3. Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 29-35
    4. Jens Kirchner, Eva Mittelhamm
      Pages 37-43
    5. Rolf Kowanz, Pascal R. Kremp
      Pages 45-50
    6. Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 51-60
    7. Jens Kirchner, Pascal R. Kremp
      Pages 61-69
    8. Jens Kirchner, Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 71-81
    9. Sascha Morgenroth, Eva Mittelhamm
      Pages 83-89
    10. Jens Kirchner, Eva Mittelhamm
      Pages 91-98
    11. Pascal R. Kremp, Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 99-108
    12. Flemming Moos, Jens Kirchner
      Pages 109-116
    13. Julia Schönbohm, Pascal R. Kremp
      Pages 117-124
    14. Michael Magotsch, Pascal R. Kremp
      Pages 125-133
    15. Michael Magotsch, Pascal R. Kremp
      Pages 135-155
    16. Kai Bodenstedt, Sascha Morgenroth
      Pages 157-169
    17. Michael Magotsch, Jens Kirchner
      Pages 171-184

About this book


This publication gives an overview of all key aspects of German labour and employment law as well as adjoining fields. Legal professionals with expert knowledge and long years of experience explain the legal basis of these aspects of German law, point out typical practical problems and suggest solutions to those problems. Additionally, examples are given on how to best manage legal pitfalls to minimize risks. This book will especially help foreign in-house counsels and human resources managers at international companies to understand the complex legal regulations concerning labour and employment law in Germany.

All three editors of the book, Dr. Jens Kirchner, Pascal R. Kremp and Michael Magotsch, are experienced legal professionals at the Frankfurt office of DLA Piper, one of the largest legal services providers in the world (, with national and multinational clients. Their experience includes the management of cross-border restructurings, outsourcing and transfer of undertaking measures, as well as the management of national and multi-jurisdictional merger & acquisitions projects, including post-merger integration processes.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jens Kirchner
    • 1
  • Pascal R. Kremp
    • 2
  • Michael Magotsch
    • 3
  1. 1.DLA Piper UK LLPFrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.DLA Piper UK LLPFrankfurtGermany
  3. 3.DLA Piper UK LLPFrankfurtGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-00677-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-00678-4
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