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Neil Yeats

Neil Yeats

Senior Associate

CMS Hasche Sigle
Lennéstraße 7
10785 Berlin
Languages German, English

Neil Yeats advises German and international companies on individual and collective employment law matters as well as on service agreements. His practice particularly focuses on the conclusion and termination of employment contracts and he also advises on staff adjustment measures and restructurings.

Neil joined CMS in 2016.

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  • 2016: Second state examination in law in Berlin
  • 2014 - 2016: Trainee lawyer in Berlin, including, amongst others, at CMS Hasche Sigle
  • 2013: First state examination in law at Freie Universität Berlin (graduated as best in class)
  • Law studies at Freie Universität Berlin and the University of Birmingham, UK
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  • "Anforderungen an eine wirksame Projektbefristung – Abgrenzung zu Daueraufgaben"; Der Betrieb 2019, 1271, co author Verena Oechslen
  • "Kein Zurückbehaltungsrecht bei fehlender Mitwirkung an Lohnnachberechnung"; Der Betrieb 2019, co author Verena Oechslen
  • "Darlegungs- und Beweislast für den Zugang einer E-Mail beim Arbeitnehmer"; Der Betrieb 2018, co author Verena Oechslen
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March 2019
No auto­mat­ic lapse of leave en­ti­tle­ment – What em­ploy­ers...
Em­ploy­ment law – good to know ...
CMS ad­vises Grupa Azoty on ac­quis­i­tion of COMPO EX­PERT
Em­ploy­ment law – in brief …
Law re­lat­ing to stand­ard busi­ness terms: Need for changes...