Holger Fleischer

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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1.

Shoot-Out Clauses in Partnerships and Close Corporations – An Approach from Comparative Law and Economic Theory

European Company and Financial Law Review (ECFR), Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 35-50, March 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 11/13
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Holger Fleischer and Stephan Schneider
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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shoot-out clauses, partnerships, close corporations, dissolution mechanisms, contractual design, validity

Financial Incentives for Whistleblowers in European Capital Markets Law? Legal Policy Considerations on the Reform of the Market Abuse Regime

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 189/2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Aug 2012
Holger Fleischer and Klaus Ulrich Schmolke
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - Law School
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Financial Incentives for Whistleblowers in European Capital Markets Law? Legal Policy Considerations on the Reform of the Market Abuse Regime

European Company Law (ECL), Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 250-259, 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/19
Posted: 31 Oct 2012
Holger Fleischer and Klaus Ulrich Schmolke
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - Law School

Abstract:

whistleblowing, regulation market abuse, financial reward for informants, European capital market

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Comparative Approaches to the Use of Legislative History in Statutory Interpretation

American Journal of Comparative Law (AJCL), Vol. 60, No. 2, pp. 401-437, Spring 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 11/11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

statutory interpretation, legislative history, comparative legal methodology, exclusionary rule, textualism, dynamic statutory interpretation, subjective theory, objective theory

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Optionales europäisches Privatrecht (»28. Modell«) (The Optional Instrument in European Private Law (“28th Regime”))

Rabel Journal of Comparative and International Private Law (RabelsZ), Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 235-252, April 2012, DOI: 10.1628/003372512800133453, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

European Private Law, Optional Instrument, 28th Regime, optional law, European Company Law, European Intellectual Property Law, European Insurance Contract Law

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Corporate Governance in Europa als Mehrebenensystem – Vielfalt und Verflechtung der Gesetzgeber, Standardsetzer und Verhaltenskodizes (Corporate Governance in Europe as a Multi-Level System – Plurality and Interaction of Legislators, Standard Setters and Codes of Conduct)

Zeitschrift für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht (ZGR), Vol. 41, No. 2-3, pp. 160-196, April 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/8,
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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European Corporate Governance, legal competences in European Company Law, soft law and open method of coordination in European Company Law, codes of conduct, corporate governance industry, transnational Corporate Governance

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A Guide to German Company Law for International Lawyers – Distinctive Features, Particularities, Idiosyncrasies

German and Nordic Perspectives on Company Law and Capital Markets Law (Beiträge zum ausländischen und internationalen Privatrecht, 109), pp. 3-25, Holger Fleischer, Jesper Lau Hansen, and Wolf-Georg Ringe, eds., Mohr Siebeck, 2015, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 15/8,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 May 2015
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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German company law, stock corporation, private limited liability company

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Europäische Methodenlehre: Stand und Perspektiven (European Methodology: Current Positions and Future Perspectives)

Rabel Journal of Comparative and International Private Law (RabelsZ), Vol. 75, No. 4, pp. 700-729, October 2011, DOI: 10.1628/003372511797638242, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 11/12
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

European Legal Methodology, transnational legal methodology, methods in EU private law, convergence and divergence of legal methods

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Gesellschaftsrechtliche Anteilsbewertung in Frankreich gemäß Art. 1843-4 Code civil – Eine Vorstudie zur Komparatistik im Recht der Unternehmensbewertung (Valuation of Shares in France under Art. 1843-4 Code civil – Legal Aspects of Business Valuation in Comparative Company Law)

Rabel Journal of Comparative and International Private Law (RabelsZ), Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 694-722, 2013, DOI: 10.1628/003372513X671318, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/19
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2014
Holger Fleischer and Felix Jaeger
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Valuation of shares, Code civil, business valuation, comparative company law, shareholders, valuation procedure

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The Seller’s Error on the Qualities that Enhance the Value of the Thing Sold in the Light of Comparative Law (El Error del Vendedor Sobre las Cualidades Que Aumentan el Valor de la Ecosa Vendida a la Luz del Derecho Comparado)

Revista de Derecho Privado, No. 19, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

vitiated consent error, error in the object, cancellation of the contract, allocation of risk

10.

Unternehmensbewertung im Recht der Aktiengesellschaft: Ein japanisch-deutscher Rechtsvergleich (Company Valuation Under Stock Corporation Law: A Japanese-German Comparison of Law)

Journal of Japanese Law (ZJapanR), Vol. 18, No. 36, pp. 1-52, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 14/3
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2015
Eiji Takahashi, Holger Fleischer and Harald Baum
Osaka City University, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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company valuation in Japan and Germany, first contribution to the art of 'intercultural company valuation', appropriate consideration (Germany), fair value (Japan), discounted-cash-flow method, consideration of synergy effects

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Zur Auslegung von Gesellschaftsverträgen und Satzungen. Notizen aus rechtsdogmatischer und rechtsvergleichender Sicht (Interpreting Partnership Agreements and Articles of Association – A Comparative Approach)

Gesellschafts- und Kapitalmarktrecht in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz 2014, pp. 181-210, Hans-Ueli Vogt, Holger Fleischer, and Susanne Kalss, eds., Mohr Siebeck, 2014, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 15/1,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

Partnership Law, Company Law, Interpretation of Partnership Contracts and Articles of Association, Comparative Company Law

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Personengesellschaften in Italien und Deutschland – Grundlagen, Entwicklungslinien, Strukturmerkmale (Civil and Commercial Partnerships in Italy and Germany – Foundations, Developments, Distinctive Features)

Rabel Journal of Comparative and International Private Law (RabelsZ), Vol. 81, No. 2, pp. 299-343, April 2017, DOI: 10.1628/003372517X14912063552004, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 17/10
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 May 2017
Holger Fleischer and Peter Agstner
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - Faculty of Economics and Management
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Personengesellschaften, Rechtsvergleichung, Gesamthand, Juristische Person, Haftungsverfassung, Geschaeftsfuehrung, Vertretung, Rechtsgeschichte des Persongesellschaftsrechts

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Europäisches Konzernrecht: Eine akteurzentrierte Annäherung (Corporate Groups in European Law: An Actor-Centered Approach)

Zeitschrift für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht (ZGR), Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 1-37, February 2017, DOI: 10.1515/zgr-2017-0001, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 17/4,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2017
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

Europäisches Konzernrecht, Europäische Kommission, EU, EuGH, Europäisches Wirtschaftsrecht, Ernst-Joachim Mestmäcker, Kautelarpraxis,

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Report on Information on Groups

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jan 2017
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Vilnius University - Law Faculty, Trinity College Dublin - School of Law, University of Luxembourg, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law (FOCOFIMA), Queen Mary University of London, University of Bologna - Department of Business Law, Allerhand Institute, Independent, Independent and Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Law
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Abstract:

European Company Law, Company Law, Groups of Companies, Transparency of Groups

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Brexit and Corporate Citizenship

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 340/2017
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Queen Mary University of London and Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Law
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Brexit, Centros, company law, conflict of laws, cross-border mergers, freedom of establishment, Societas Europaea, real seat theory

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Report on the Recognition of the Interest of the Group

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Vilnius University - Law Faculty, Trinity College Dublin - School of Law, University of Luxembourg, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law (FOCOFIMA), Queen Mary University of London, University of Bologna - Department of Business Law, Allerhand Institute, Independent, Independent and Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Law
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Abstract:

European Commission, Company Law, Group Interest, Groups of companies

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Report on Digitalisation in Company Law

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, Vilnius University - Law Faculty, Trinity College Dublin - School of Law, University of Luxembourg, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law (FOCOFIMA), Queen Mary University of London, University of Bologna - Department of Business Law, Allerhand Institute, Independent, Independent and Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Law
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Abstract:

Company Law, European Company Law, Digitalisation

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Die geschlossene Kapitalgesellschaft im Rechtsvergleich – Vorüberlegungen zu einer internationalen Entwicklungs- und Ideengeschichte (Closed Corporations in Comparative Perspective)

Zeitschrift für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht (ZGR), Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 36-83, February 2016, DOI: 10.1515/zgr-2016-0036, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 16/21,
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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Abstract:

geschlossene Kapitalgesellschaft, Private Limited Liability Company, Geschichte, Fortentwicklung, Rechtsvergleichung, GmbH, closed corporation

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Bagatellfehler im aktienrechtlichen Beschlussmängelrecht (Rescission Suits and Minor Defects in Stock Corporation Law: More than a Trifling Concern?)

Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht (ZIP), Vol. 35, No. 4, 149-159, 2014, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/30,
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

Rescission suits, stock corporations, minor defects, internal irregularities doctrine, comparative company law

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Das Beschlussmängelrecht in der GmbH: Rechtsdogmatik – Rechtsvergleichung – Rechtspolitik (Improving the Law of Rescission Suits in Close Corporations – Doctrinal, Comparative and Policy Considerations)

GmbH-Rundschau (GmbHR), Vol. 104, No. 24, pp. 1289-1302, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/31
Posted: 22 Nov 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

Rescission suits, close corporations, law reform

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Die Geschäftschancenlehre im Recht der BGB-Gesellschaft – Von der corporate opportunities zur partnership opportunities doctrine (The Corporate Opportunities Doctrine in the Law of Civil Partnerships)

Neue Zeitschrift für Gesellschaftsrecht (NZG), Vol. 16, No. 10, pp. 361-367, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/15,
Posted: 16 Apr 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

corporate opportunities doctrine, partnership opportunities doctrine, law of civil partnerships

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Cornering zwischen Kapitalmarkt- und Kartellrecht (Cornering – The Long Winding Road between Capital Markets Law and Competition Law)

Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht (ZIP), Vol. 34, No. 27, pp. 1254-1264, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/16,
Posted: 16 Apr 2013
Holger Fleischer and Eckart Bueren
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

cornering, market manipulation, capital markets law, abuse of dominant position, competition law

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Verbotsirrtum und Vertrauen auf Rechtsrat im Europäischen Wettbewerbsrecht (Error of Law and Reliance on Legal Advice in European Competition Law)

European Journal of Business Law (EuZW), Vol. 24, No. 9, pp. 326-331, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/17
Posted: 16 Apr 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

European competition law, error of law, reliance on legal advice, reliance defence

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Unternehmensbewertung bei aktienrechtlichen Abfindungsansprüchen in Deutschland und den Vereinigten Staaten (Business Valuation and Appraisal Rights in German and US Stock Corporation Law)

Der Konzern, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 61-75, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/7
Posted: 18 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
Holger Fleischer, Stephan Schneider and Marlen Thaten
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

appraisal remedy, business valuation, valuation methods, minority and marketability discounts

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Rechtsfragen der Unternehmensbewertung bei aktienrechtlichen Abfindungsansprüchen in Deutschland und Italien (Appraisal Rights and Business Valuation in Italian and German Stock Corporation Law)

Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft (RIW), Vol. 59, No. 1, pp. 24-33, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/6
Posted: 18 Feb 2013
Holger Fleischer and Marco Maugeri
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and European University of Rome

Abstract:

appraisal remedy, business valuation, exit right, stock corporations in Germany and Italy

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Expertenrat und Organhaftung (Reliance on Experts and Directors' Liability in German, UK and US Corporate Law)

Kölner Schrift zum Wirtschaftsrecht (KSzW), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 3-9, 2013, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/3 ,
Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

directors’ liability, right to rely, reliance defence, professional advisor, German, UK and US corporate law

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Reformperspektiven des aktienrechtlichen Beschlussmängelrechts im Lichte der Rechtsvergleichung (Reforming Rescission Suits against Shareholder Resolutions: A Comparative Perspective)

Die Aktiengesellschaft, Vol. 57, No. 21, pp. 765-783, 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/21
Posted: 31 Oct 2012
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

rescission suits, shareholder remedies, stock corporation law, comparative corporate governance

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Die Libor-Manipulation zwischen Kapitalmarktrecht und Kartellrecht (LIBOR Manipulation: Between Capital Markets Law and Competition Law)

Der Betrieb, Vol. 65, No. 45, pp. 2561-2568, 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/28
Posted: 31 Oct 2012
Holger Fleischer and Eckart Bueren
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

LIBOR manipulation, market manipulation, capital markets law, competition law, price fixing

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Proxy Advisors in Europe: Reform Proposals and Regulatory Strategies

European Company Law (ECL), Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 12-20, 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/4
Posted: 21 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

proxy advisor, European Company Law, informational intermediaries, institutional investors, corporate governance

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The Reform of the Transparency Directive: Minimum or Full Harmonisation of Ownership Disclosure?

European Business Organization Law Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Jan 2011
Holger Fleischer and Klaus Ulrich Schmolke
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - Law School

Abstract:

Keywords: Transparency Directive, Minimum Harmonisation, Full Harmonisation, Targeted Full Harmonisation, Ownership Disclosure

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Supranational Corporate Forms in the European Union: Prolegomena to a Theory on Supranational Forms of Association

Common Market Law Review (CMLR), pp. 1671-1717, 2010
Posted: 22 Dec 2010
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

supranational corporate forms, European Company, European Private Company, European Economic Interest Grouping, vertical regulatory competition

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Legal Transplants in European Company Law - The Case of Fiduciary Duties

European Company and Financial Law Review, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2006
Posted: 01 Dec 2007
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Legal Capital: A Navigation System for Corporate Law Scholarship

European Business Organization Law Review (EBOR), Vol. 7, 2006
Posted: 19 Feb 2007
Holger Fleischer
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

Legal capital, creditor protection, rules and standards, mandatory and default provisions, legal transplants

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The Reform of the Transparency Directive: Minimum or Full Harmonisation of Ownership Disclosure?

European Business Organization Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2011
Holger Fleischer and Klaus Ulrich Schmolke
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - Law School
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Abstract:

Transparency Directive, Minimum Harmonisation, Full Harmonisation, Targeted Full Harmonisation, Ownership Disclosure