Legal translators nowadays often encounter cross-border leasing schemes. There is an article in German about cross-border leasing at LEGAMedia. Duefinance in Düsseldorf has English materials on cross-border leasing and other German financial matters. They also have a German site. The Guardian had an article about the problems of the procedure. German and U.S. law see the transaction differently, but the U.S. permits it. But what if the U.S. stopped permitting it? Fürth withdrew from a projected scheme last year after Bavarian legislation banned it.