Freshfields advises Tishman Speyer on sale of OMNITURM in Frankfurt

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised a joint venture led by Tishman Speyer on the sale of the high-rise building OMNITURM in Frankfurt am Main. Purchaser is Commerz Real who acquires the property for its open real estate fund “hausInvest”. The...

The Taxation of Bitcoin, Ethereum and Other Cryptocurrencies

The topic of cryptocurrency has taken center stage in public discourse, especially following Bitcoin’s spectacular rise in stock price up until Christmas 2017. On 22 October 2015, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) set out important milestones for the taxation of...