Volume XIII: Business and Private Organizations | Chapter 8 (2002): Associations
Completed in July 1999; some subsequent developments in the United States are covered.
A. Basic Conditions
10. Germany. – The german Civil Code of 1896 is still in force and, as regards associations, is largely unamended. The legislation was not intended to force these associations into any specific form, but only to provide a general framework for organisational life. Against this general background, an association (Verein…