Practical Pointers

In our Practical Pointers Publications we keep you updated on current developments in legal practice and in our firm.



24 July 2017

Dieter Heine publishes Intellectually Property Rights in Austria Supplement in Wolters Kluwer International Encyclopaedia of Laws

Just recently, the international Publishing house Wolters Kluwer made the supplement "Intellectual Property Rights in Austria" as part of itsrenowned "Encyclopaedia of Laws" available online. Supported by Vavrovsky Heine Marth attorney Fabian Rischka and senior associate Nina Mösinger, the IP-expert Dieter Heine is responsible for this chapter. The publication will soon also be abailable as stand-alone monograph; it is a must-have of international professional literature. [...]
18 October 2017

Must read: Nikolaus Vavrovsky - Der erfolgreiche Geschäftsführer (second edition)

Managing directors have exciting tasks but also underlie numerous risks. In the second edition of his handbook of best practice, Vavrovsky Heine Marth partner Nikolaus Vavrovsky gives an overview of a managing director's rights and obligations, civil and administrative liabilities, corporate crises insolvency and corporate recovery, contract law and many more issues. This must read has just been published by the Austrian publishing house Manz and is available as of now. [...]
16 April 2018

Practical Pointers Publications Ausgabe 04/2018

In the past months, management and corporate lawyers dealt with The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), extensive case law on the extent of the maintenance of capital in corporations and an ongoing focus on arbitration - among many other issues. 
In our Practical Pointers Publications we keep you informed about the most important news in our firm, in legislation and case law. 
28 March 2018

Philipp Strasser und Jan Philipp Meyer publish in The International Comparative Legal Guide to Insurance & Reinsurance 2018

In the current edition of ICLG - The International Comparative Legal Guide to Insurance & Reinsurance 2018, Vavrovsky Heine Marth partner Philipp Strasser and attorney Jan Philipp Meyer (Hamburg Bar Association) give an overview of the most important legal implications in connection with insurance and reinsurance law. The International Comparative Legal Guides are being published annually and provide information on about 45 practice areas. National specialists from 140 jurisdictions contribute in their respective fields of expertise.
26 March 2018

Philipp Strasser: Getting The Deal Through Insurance Litigation in Austria 2018

In the current edition of Getting the Deal Through – Insurance Litigation 2018, Vavrovsky Heine Marth partner Philipp Strasser and attorney Jan Philipp Meyer (Hamburg Bar Association) give an overview of insurance litigation in Austria. Every year Getting the Deal Through publishes comparisons of over 80 practice areas, in which internationally leading experts share their inside knowledge on their respective areas. The Q&As are available in hardcopy and online.
09 March 2018

Practical Pointers New Data Protection Rules

In the course of the event series „Practical Pointers“, Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte iorganized „Practical Pointers – Datenschutz neu“ on Friday, 9 March 2018 at the well-known Vienna in-Location Marco Simonis – Bastei 10. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Forgó, Head of the Institute for Innovation and Digitalisation in the Law, and Jan Philipp Meyer, Rechtsanwalt (Hamburg Bar Association) at Vavrovsky Heine Marth Rechtsanwälte, talked about important issues of the new data protection regulations.
05 February 2018

Nikolaus Vavrovsky and Florian Stefan:
fair treatment despite different time limits in arbitral proceedings (judgement analysis, ecolex January 2018)

In the current edition of the legal journal ecolex, Vavrovsky Heine Marth partner and arbitration expert Nikolaus Vavrovsky together with Associate Florian Stefan analyze a judgement of the Austrian Supreme Court (OGH, 7.9.2017, 18 ONc 1/17). The decision on the rejection of an arbitral tribunal centers around the ascertainment of the obligation to fair treatment as contained in the Austrian Code of Civil Procedure. [...]
17 December 2017

Philipp Strasser and Jan Philipp Meyer: Liabilities of Directors and Officers in Austria

In a legal briefing in the International Comparative Guides by the British publishing house Legalease – particularly known for its Legal 500 series –, Vavrovsky Heine Marth partner Philipp Strasser and attorney Jan Philipp Meyer give an overview on directors' and officers' liability with a particular focus on the role of D&O insurance. [...]
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