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Can a landlord ask me to see my luggage when moving in?
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Once your rental contract starts, your landlord must give you access to the rented flat. If he doesn't do so he is in breach of contract. You could sue him, but that would be a bad start for a longer ...

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Is deadly self defense in Germany legal?
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Deadly self-defense is legal in Germany. The self-defense law (in particular Sect. 32 of the Criminal Code) makes no restrictions as far as the type of aggression and the type of defense is concerned. ...

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Is it illegal to bypass user agreement window?
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Your question has two distinct aspects which have to be considered separately: criminal law and civil law. I will give an opinion on both aspects, but first I have to give you a word of warning: This ...

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German legal prostitution and sexual harassment laws?
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This question is interesting because of the moral subtext to a legal issue. The question how these things can go together is of the same type as "Why do we criminalize murder, but train our soldiers ...

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Do I have the right to get a copy of the source code I wrote during an internship? (Germany)
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According to German Law (§ 69b UrhG), the employer acquires the copyright on the software, if writing the software was the purpose of your employment (ie. you were hired as a software developer and ...

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Will I have problems if I accept two job offers in two different EU countries?
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As far as your visa is concerned, both, France and Germany are in the Schengen area, so a visa in one of those countries will give you access to both. As for as your work permit is concerned, at ...

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Landlord promised partial refund of apartment rent - how can I enforce this?
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There are two possible scenarios: Your contract is with Bob, not with Peter. In this case it doesn't matter if Bob did not pay his part to Peter. Your contract with Bob does not involve him. Peter ...

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If under investigation for a minor incident, how do I answer immigration questions about my criminal history?
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The case is currently under investigation. Until your friend is convicted and she has accepted the verdict or there is no option for appeal left, then she is convicted. Until then she can fill the ...

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Would the UK still have to leave the EU if they changed their mind after invoking Article 50?
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You often have the situation in legal science and practice that a certain situation is not clearly addressed by the law. In these cases you are left to interpret the law. That means you infer from the ...

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Is it really illegal for Google to keep unblurred Street View imagery made in Germany and even in European Union?
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You will probably not succeed with such a campaign in Germany. The right to have the image of your home blurred goes down in its core to the right of informational self-determination (Recht auf ...

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How do I file a criminal complaint in Germany?
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I don't see a violation of the cited law here, since "attack" doesn't necessary imply violence. It could also mean confronting them in the political discourse. And we're far away from § 130 StGB here. ...

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Fine and contract-renew after NOT receiving an invoice
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It's hard to say what you are obliged to if you cannot check the contract. All I can say is that, in Germany, contracts that are automatically renewed each year unless you cancel them on time do exist ...

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Correct spelling in ToS
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There seems to be some confusion on how to apply the said regulation (§308 Nr. 5 BGB) in this case. The given article is a part of the Recht der Allgmeinen Geschäftsbedingungen - generally abbreviated ...

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