Avoiding Enforcement of Judgments

Avoiding Enforcement of Judgments in Europe

Avoiding Enforcement of Judgments in Germany

Provisions relating to avoiding enforcement of judgments in the German Criminal Code [1]: This criminal issue is covered by Chapter Twenty-five, under the heading “Criminal Self-seeking,” located in Section 288 Avoiding enforcement of judgments, which reads: (1) Whosoever, at the time of an impending enforcement of a judgment and with the intent of obstructing satisfaction of the creditor sells or disposes of parts of his assets shall be liable to imprisonment of not more than two years or a fine. (2) The offence may only be prosecuted upon request.

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  1. The content of the translated German penal code in relation to avoiding enforcement of judgments is current as of 2010

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