§ 79 Coercive fines
(1) Directors or liquidators who do not comply with sections 35a and 71 (5) shall be required to do so by the court of registration by means of the imposition of a coercive fine; section 14 of the Commercial Code shall remain unaffected. Each individual coercive fine may not exceed the amount of five thousand euros.
(2) With due regard for the applications for entry in the Commercial Register referred to in sections 7, 54, 57 (1) and section 58 (1), no. 3, a coercive fine shall not be imposed in accordance with section 14 of the Commercial Code in so far as this refers to the application for entry of the company’s registered office in the Commercial Register.
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