Germany – Traditional High-Tech Hub

Urs Breitsprecher has been a member of IR Global for many years now. IR Global was founded in 2010 and has grown to become the largest practice area exclusive network of advisors in just a few years, this incredible success story has seen the network awarded Band 1 status by Chamber & Partners, recommended by Legal 500 and has been featured in publications such as The Financial Times, Lawyer 360 and Practical Law amongst many others.

Germany is the largest economy in Europe and the fourth largest in the world. It is a highly industrialised country, with an efficient workforce and a mixture of large mature industries such as chemicals and automotive manufacturing and emerging sectors including artificial intelligence and e-commerce.

The following report features ten German legal experts, i.a. Urs Breitsprecher and Dr. Jana Schott who provide a unique take on innovative developments in their country’s economic and legal landscape. We hear about the legalisation of cannabis, the growth of the German life sciences sector and changes to German corporate tax law among other topics.

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