Application of European Court of Justice on Rules of Co-Determination

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In Depth

Dr. Thomas Gennert wrote this bylined article on a decision of the Superior Court of Berlin regarding whether Germany’s Co-Determination Act (which governs worker appointments to the board) infringes EU law. The Berlin Court of Appeal stayed the proceedings and referred the question to the European Court of Justice (ECJ), in a decision that Dr. Gennert called “highly controversial for a variety of cross-border business.” Read the full article.