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Austrian court claims jurisdiction as Niki COMI controversy continues

By Richard Woolley

12 January 2018

Austrian court claims jurisdiction as Niki COMI controversy continues wikimediacommons/Trainler

An Austrian court has claimed jurisdiction over the insolvency of Air Berlin subsidiary Niki, despite the company’s German administrator moving to appeal last week’s ruling from a court in the German capital that confirmed the airline’s centre of main interests was in Austria.