PUBLICATIONS

Gatekeeper’s Death | August 26th, 2018

„Der Tod des Gatekeepers“

Article by Matthias Dezes in the Whitebook: Sustainable Communications in difficult Times / “Nachhaltige Kommunikation in unübersichtlichen Zeiten”, published in 2019 by Hans Peter Canibol and Susanne Theisen-Canibol.

 

When the Investors Risk an Uprising | May 27 th, 2019

Wenn die Investoren den Aufstand wagen

Comment by Matthias Dezes and capital-markets lawyer Lars-Gerrit Lüssmann on the the current AGM season, in which the boards of several listed companies were refused discharge.

 

Obstructive Principle Shareowners: The Enemy in my own House | May 21st, 2019

Obstruktive Großaktionäre: Der Feind in meinem Haus

Analysis by Matthias Dezes and capital-markets lawyer Lars-Gerrit Lüssmann on the sometimes critical issue of principle shareowners and how to handle them.

 

How far does the Advisory Board’s Arm Reach? | November 19th, 2018

Aufklärungspflichten bei Verfehlungen: Wie weit reicht der Arm des Aufsichtsrats?

Article by Matthias Dezes and capital-markets lawyer Lars-Gerrit Lüssmann on the matter how far disclosure and information requirements of the chairman of the advisory board go. The media hook was Friedrich Merz, Chairman of the Board at Blackrock Germany, running for party leader of the German Christian Democrats.

 

Credibility is the best Defense Strategy | March 27th, 2018

„Glaubwürdigkeit als beste Abwehrstrategie“

Essay by Matthias Dezes and Thomas Demmer on Fake news, why people tend to believe them and how companies, institutions and individuals can defend themselves against untrustworthy but highly influential producers of information. The article is part of the “White Paper Fake News” which was published by Matthias Dezes and former Wirtschaftswoche business editor Hans-Peter Canibol.