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smuggling of foreign nationals

(Section 96 of the German Residence Act (AufenthG))
This section penalizes those persons who help or incite foreign nationals to, for example, unlawfully enter or unlawfully reside in the Federal Republic of Germany.

social security contributions

These are contributions to the government social security insurance scheme. Contributions to health insurance, unemployment insurance, social security (pension) insurance, and nursing care insurance are paid 50% by the employer and 50% by the employee.

summary proceedings

Also: interim relief
Summary proceedings are an accelerated form of court proceedings. Interim relief may be granted in summary proceedings when there is a danger that - due to the passage of time - the realization of a right of the claimant may be thwarted or rendered significantly more difficult. The ordering of interim relief in summary proceedings may never be done in anticipation of a decision in the main proceedings.

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