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The attorneys at law of
MOCK – Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB
AG Charlottenburg | PR 1023 B
are admitted to practice as lawyers in the Federal Republic of Germany and are members of the Rechtsanwaltskammer (German Federal Bar) Berlin which is the competent regulatory and supervisory authority.
The partners of MOCK Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB are: Bernward Alpers, Wolfram H. Ganzleben, Elke Holthausen-Dux, Dr. Liisa-Anneli Klinge, Dr. Marty Kaiser, Dr. Mathias Korsten, Dr. Stefan Langner, Michael Lenke, Michael Oprach, Ulrike Rook, Prof. Dr. Walter L. Rust, Dr. Karl-Thomas Stopp and Dr. Sylko Winkler
Office of the German Federal Bar Berlin:
VAT ID no. in accordance with section 27a of the Turnover Tax Law (UStG): 13/446/64676.
The lawyers of MOCK Rechtsanwälte are subject to the following professional regulations (the list is not exhaustive):
- The Federal Legal Profession Act (BRAO),
- The Professional Code of Lawyers (BORA),
- The Lawyers’ Remuneration Act (RVG),
- German Specialist Lawyers Regulations (FAO) and
- The Rules of Professional Conduct for Lawyers of the European Community (CCBE regulations)
Note in accordance with section 51 of the Federal Legal Profession Act (BRAO):
Based on the BRAO, lawyers are obliged to take out and maintain a professional liability insurance with an insured sum of not less than EUR 250,000. For more details, please refer to section 51 of the Federal Legal Profession Act (BRAO).
Professional liability insurance:
ERGO Versicherung AG
Scope of application: the entire EU and the states which are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
These professional regulations are available on the website of the German Federal Bar.
Those of Mock’s lawyers that also act as notaries, are appointed notaries in Berlin and members of the Chamber of Notaries in Berlin. The Chamber of Notaries in Berlin, the President of the District Court Berlin and the President of the Higher Regional Court Berlin are the competent regulatory and supervisory authorities.
Office of the Chamber of Notaries Berlin:
Notaries are subject to the following professional regulations (list is not exhaustive):
- The Federal Code for Notaries (BNotO),
- The Notarisation Act (BeurkG),
- The regulations issued by the Chambers of Notaries,
- The Official Regulations for Notaries (DONot),
- The German Act on Court Fees and Notary Fees (GNotKG) as well as
- The European Code of Professional Conduct for Notaries.
These professional regulations are available on the website of the Federal Chamber of Notaries.
General obligation to provide information in accordance with section 36 of the Act on Alternative Arbitration Proceedings in Consumer Matters (VSBG)
Act on Alternative Arbitration Proceedings in Consumer Matters (VSBG)
(1) An entrepreneur operating a website or using General Terms and Conditions is obliged to provide the following information to consumers, in each case easily accessible, clear and comprehensible:
The extent to which such entrepreneur is willing or obliged to participate in arbitration proceedings before a consumer arbitration board; and
Information on the competent consumer arbitration board, if the entrepreneur agreed to participate in arbitration proceedings before a consumer arbitration board or is obliged to so participate based on legal regulations; such information must contain the address and website of the consumer arbitration board as well as a declaration by the entrepreneur that the entrepreneur is willing to participate in arbitration proceedings before such consumer arbitration board.
(2) The information provided in accordance with para. 1 above must:
be published on the entrepreneur’s website, if the entrepreneur has a website;
be provided together with the General Terms and Conditions, if the entrepreneur uses General Terms and Conditions.
(3) An entrepreneur that did not have more than 10 employees at 31 December of the previous year is exempt from the obligation to provide information stipulated in para. 1(1) above.
Competent consumer arbitration board:
The competent board for disputes relating to property rights based on the lawyer-client relationship is Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft, Rauchstr. 26, 10787 Berlin, www.s-d-r.org
MOCK Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB is generally willing to participate in arbitration proceedings before the Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft.
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