How trust in the occupational pension scheme can be destroyed

Falsification and concealment of balance sheets are punishable under § 331 No. of the German Commercial Code (HGB). Famous examples of such manipulations would be the Olympus and Enron companies, or more recently P&R. The “Heubeck mortality tables RT 2018 G” (dated 20.07.2018) were allegedly erroneously prepared and later withdrawn – this was the responsibility […]

Company reorganization through credit and account verification

Verification of the expense and interest statements of credit institutions   The account termination Entrepreneur Joachim Müller (name changed), gets into economic distress when his bank terminates the business relationship by giving notice and makes all loans (about EUR 500,000) due. Müller does not give up. He gets a tip from his financial services provider: […]

Criminal tax fraud or money laundering with the help of foundation trustees and life insurance companies

Johannes Fiala, Peter A. Schramm It is the responsibility of the capital investor to have “tax saving models” examined independently of “fee and commission interests” before making an investment decision. Because even re – nommierte credit institutes arrange dubious investment models until today. Seit Jahren schreiben Steuerfahndungsstellen Bundesbürger wegen „Ermittlungsverfahren nach § 208 Abs. 1 […]

Liability of the broker for ratings used – Why brokers and clients should only “enjoy” top ratings in (occupational disability) product ratings with caution

*von Dr. Johannes Fiala, Rechtsanwalt (München), MBA Finanzdienstleistungen (Univ.), MM (Univ.), geprüfter Finanz- und Anlageberater (A.F.A.), Lehrbeauftragter für Bürgerliches und Versicherungsrecht (BA Heidenheim, Univ. of Cooperative Education), (www.fiala.de) und Dipl.-Math. Peter A. Schramm, Sachverständiger für Versicherungsmathematik (Diethardt), Aktuar DAV, öffentlich bestellt und vereidigt von der IHK Frankfurt am Main für Versicherungsmathematik in der privaten Krankenversicherung […]

New rules and pitfalls for private health insurance policyholders

�In a few years we will know through case law what the government might have meant by its laws.� (Dr. Jenssen – VDVM) Uncertainty when choosing and switching insurance This year, professional organisations announced that the outlook for the private health insurance (PHI) sector was stable. However, experts believe that a shakeout in the private […]

Judgement LArbG Munich: Employer liable for Zillmerung!!!

Neues Urteil des Landesarbeitsgericht München: Arbeitgeber haftet für Zillmerung. über 100 Milliarden Potential für Arbeitgeberhaftung durch Entgeltumwandlung. Arbeitgeber dürfen bei betrieblicher Altersversorgung oft „doppelt zahlen“!* *von Dr. Johannes Fiala, Rechtsanwalt (München), Mediator (Univ.), MBA Finanzdienstleistungen (Univ.Wales), MM (Univ.), geprüfter Finanz- und Anlageberater (A.F.A.), Lehrbeauftragter für Bürgerliches Recht und Versicherungsrecht (Univ. of Cooperative Education), Bankkaufmann (www.fiala.de), […]

New rules and pitfalls

PKV-insured persons, i.e. persons with private health insurance, will only know in a few years’ time through case law what the government meant with its laws on health reform, says the Association of German Insurance Brokers. This year, professional organizations announced that the outlook for the private health insurance (PHI) industry was stable. However, experts […]

New rules and pitfalls for private health insurance policyholders

Uncertainty in choosing and switching insurance after health care reform This year, professional organizations announced that the outlook for the private health insurance (PHI) industry was stable. However, experts believe that a market shakeout in the private health insurance industry is likely to be imminent. The health reform may not only make premiums considerably more […]

Caution in dealing with company pension schemes

27.11.2006 Betriebsräte, Arbeitnehmer und Unternehmer tun gut daran, bei der betrieblichen Altersvorsorge sorgfältig vorzugehen. Man kann nämlich Fehler machen, die teuer zu stehen kommen können. Darauf wies uns ein Münchner Rechtsanwalt hin, der mit einer Gruppe von Experten über diese Fragen arbeitet. Mir waren diese Probleme nicht bewusst. Wir möchten die Betroffenen darauf hinweisen. Hier […]

How to check the quality of an investment before buying – financial planning using the example of “junk real estate”.

by Johannes Fiala, lawyer Eine Investition in eine schlechte Geldanlage kann Ihr gesamtes zukünftiges Leben beeinträchtigen. Neben den finanziellen Lasten kommt noch die soziale und emotionale Belastung dazu. Dieser Artikel soll zeigen, wie sich “der Deutsche” Produkte verkaufen lässt – und durch welches Vorgehen sich die typischen Fehler vermeiden lassen. Dieses Wissen mag zwar nicht […]