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DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Pariser Platz 3
D-10117 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 889 29 44-0
Fax: +49 30 889 29 44-99
MANAGING DIRECTORS ENTITLED TO ACT AS REPRESENTATIVES
Dr Peter Diedrich, Dr Istvan Szabados
Local Court of Berlin-Charlottenburg: HRB 128177 B
VAT IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
RESPONSIBILITY FOR EDITORIAL CONTENT
Dr Peter Diedrich, Dr Istvan Szabados
DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, which is admitted in Germany, is subject to the supervision of the Berlin Bar Association (Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin) (www.rak-berlin.de).
The lawyers working for the company are each members of the Berlin Bar Association (Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin) (www.rak-berlin.de).
Notaries at DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH are members of the Berlin Chamber of Notaries (Notarkammer Berlin) (www.berliner-notarkammer.de).
The President of the Berlin Regional Court exercises supervision over the notaries appointed in the district of the Regional Court as the lower supervisory authority (www.berlin.de/gerichte/landgericht/das-gericht/notariatsangelegenheiten-und-geldwaescheaufsicht/).
In addition to the Regional Court, the Notaries' Division of the Berlin Court of Appeal is also responsible for the affairs of Berlin notaries (www.berlin.de/gerichte/kammergericht/das-gericht/notare/).
PROFESSIONAL RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR LAWYERS
Statutory professional title: Rechtsanwalt (awarded in the Federal Republic of Germany)
The relevant professional rules and regulations for lawyers can be accessed and viewed under the "Berufsrecht" section of the website of the Federal Bar Association (Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer) (www.brak.de). These include, in particular, the following:
- BRAO – Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung
- BORA - Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte
- FAO - Fachanwaltsordnung
- RVG - Gesetz über die Vergütung der Rechtsanwältinnen und Rechtsanwälte
PROFESSIONAL RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR NOTARIES
Statutory professional title: Notar (awarded in the Federal Republic of Germany)
The relevant professional rules and regulations for notaries can be accessed and viewed at the website of the German Chamber of Notaries (Bundesnotarkammer) (www.bnotk.de). These include, in particular, the following:
- BNotO - Bundesnotarordnung
- BeurkG - Beurkundungsgesetz
- Richtlinien der Notarkammern
- DONot - Dienstordnung für Notarinnen und Notare
- GNotKG - Gerichts- und Notarkostengesetz
- Europäischer Kodex des notariellen Standesrechts
- NotAktVV - Verordnung über die Führung notarieller Akten und Verzeichnisse
PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE
Lawyers and notaries are obliged to take out professional liability insurance in accordance with the provisions of the German Federal Code for Lawyers (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung - BRAO) and the German Federal Code for Notaries (Bundesnotarordnung - BNotO).
The minimum insurance sum for law firms is EUR 2,500,000.00.
The details result from §§ 51, 59j para. 2 BRAO and 19a BNotO. The professional liability insurer of DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH is
ERGO Versicherung AG
40477 Düsseldorf, Germany
The scope of the professional liability insurance is worldwide.
The provision of services by DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH is subject to the "General Terms and Conditions for Mandate and Remuneration Agreements" of DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH. These are available at the registered office of DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH. In order to determine the scope of services and remuneration, we also conclude mandate and remuneration agreements with our clients, which are negotiated individually with our clients.
AVOIDANCE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
The representation of conflicting interests is prohibited for lawyers due to professional regulations (§ 43a para. 4 BRAO). Before accepting a mandate, therefore, we always check whether there is a conflict of interest.
OUT-OF-COURT RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES
Disputes between lawyers and their clients can be settled out of court upon request at the regional bar association (pursuant to Section 73 para. 2 No. 3 in conjunction with Section 73 para. 5 BRAO) or at the arbitration board (Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft) at the Federal Bar Association (Section 191f BRAO), which can be found on the Internet on the homepage of the Federal Bar Association (www.brak.de).
INFORMATION UNDER SECTION 36 OF THE GERMAN CONSUMER DISPUTE RESOLUTION ACT (VERBRAUCHERSTREITBEILEGUNGSGESETZ)
Like all lawyers, DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH is neither willing nor obliged to take part in any dispute resolution proceedings (Streitbeilegungsverfahren) before a consumer arbitration board (Verbraucherschlichtungsstelle).
The information on this website serves to present the law firm of DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH. It does not constitute legal advice, nor can it be a substitute for legal advice.
INFORMATION AND LIABILITY
Any liability in connection with the use of the information provided on this website or the trust in its correctness, topicality, completeness and timeliness is excluded. The same applies to the contents of external websites to which this website refers directly or indirectly by means of hyperlinks and over which DSC Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH has no influence. The information contained on this website does not constitute legal advice and cannot replace it.
The legal information on this website as well as all questions and disputes in connection with this website are subject to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.