MENA: Potential Through Diversity

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) economic region is a diverse and multicultural grouping of countries, from Morocco in North West Africa to Oman at the foot of the Arabian Peninsula. It encompasses all the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and the Arab countries of North Africa. The following feature calls on the expertise […]

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Can I participate in a climate strike during work?

On Karriere.de Dr. Sebastian Schröder commented on the announced climate strike of the Fridays for Future movement this Friday. To find out what employees should consider if they want to take part in the strike during working hours and how this affects their pay, click here: https://www.karriere.de/mein-recht/fridays-for-future-darf-ich-waehrend-der-arbeit-beim-klimastreik-mitmachen/25032208.html

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AQUAN Update Employment Law

We are pleased to introduce you to our AQUAN Update Employment Law with practical tips on the employer’s notification obligations during holidays. If you are interested in up-to-date and practical information on labour law in a compact form, you have come to the right place with our update! If you would like to receive our […]

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Legal Tech in labour law

Dr. Sebastian Schröder, and other colleagues, created a worth reading round table on the subject of Legal Tech in Labour Law. In his article on Legal Chatbots, he explains why companies should keep an eye on virtual assistants in the upcoming digitalisation of their HR departments. Legal chatbots are programs that automatically communicate with a […]

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Streamlined Structures

A best practice approach to international deal structuring Finding the ideal acquisition target that is also a great strategic fit with an existing business, can often seem like an impossible task. This is particularly true if that target is in another country, given the extra difficulty in conducting detailed research and due diligence. Once these […]

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WE ARE HIRING!

In order to strengthen our dynamic and open team we are looking for Lawyers (m/f/d) with work experience in the areas of corporate law and employment law. AQUAN is a start-up law firm with a focus on corporate/M&A, international commercial law, restructuring and reorganization as well as labour law. Our modern and prestigious office in […]

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Workplace Investigations

Process and enforcement in the age of #MeToo The #MeToo movement was founded more than a decade ago, as a vehicle against sexual abuse and harassment. Despite its longevity, it really only entered the public consciousness in October 2017, in the aftermath of high profile sexual misconduct allegations involving Hollywood. It was adopted as a […]

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