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Doing business in Germany offers many opportunities for foreign and domestic investors. This Guide is an introduction to the current legal and tax regimes which are essential to understand when doing business in Germany. The chapters on business law outline the legal alternatives which exist for structuring a company efficiently, as well as employment requirements and real estate matters. Other key topics include IT, copyright and other rules applicable to companies with a business seat in Germany.