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Claim for freight charges on termination (BGH)

Federal Court of Justice, judgement of 28 July 2016 – I ZR 252/15. Summaries 1. In cases the sender terminates the freight contract due to reasons which are not attributable …

ECJ: No Import Duties for Mixed Preferential Goods

ECJ, judgement of 07 April 2016, case C‑294/14 (ADM Hamburg AG ./. Hauptzollamt Hamburg-Stadt). Context of the Decision The parties’ dispute (importer versus customs authorities) was ignited by the question, if goods of …

Trade Treaty with Kosovo

By way of the EU decision 2016/342 of the Council dated 12 February 2016, EU Bulletin No. L 71 of 16 March 2016, the Stabilization and Association Treaty between the …

Retroactive Refund for Preferential Origin

Financial Court Hamburg, judgement of 08 february 2016 – 4 K 131/14. Summaries 1. Relevant point in time for checking the requirements of a refund of paid duties according to the …