Events Archive

CEPANI's 50th Anniversary

As part of the 50th anniversary of the foundation of CEPANI (the Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation), CERHA HEMPEL partner Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser will be among the distinguished panellists on a "Round table on the new CEPANI Arbitration Rules in force as from the 1st of January 2020 and the Limits to Party Autonomy" in Brussels and will also give a lecture.

European Aviation Conference

On 7 and 8 November 2019 the European Aviation Conference will take place at the Law Faculty of Vienna University on the subject of "Pricing in Aviation: Issues and Innovations. Are prices too high or too low or just right?" CERHA HEMPEL senior attorney Univ. Prof. DDr. Peter Lewisch will take part in the panel discussion on the topic "Have airline Joint Ventures resulted in higher air fares and reduced service? Will increased intervention by competition authorities on both sides of the Atlantic encourage more competition?


Aviation Management and Economics Conference (AMEC)

CERHA HEMPEL Partner Dr. Hans Kristoferitsch, LL.M. and Attorney Dr. Franziska Paefgen, LL.M. gave a lecture on the topic "Aviation and General Data Protection Regulation – open questions and lessons learned" at the AMEC conference at the University of Vienna.

RuSt 2019 - 23rd Annual Forum for Law and Tax

On 17 October 2019, Dr. Clemens Hasenauer, LL.M./MBA and Univ. Prof. MMag Dr. Sabine Kirchmayr (tax advisor and professor at the University of Vienna) gave a joint lecture on the "Acquisition of interests at times of crisis – distressed M&A". On 18 October 2019, Dr. Hasenauer moderated a panel discussion on the subject of "The private foundation as a gilded cage."

For more information about the conference, click here.

11th Vienna Talks – Science & Construction

CERHA HEMPEL attorney Dr. Alexandra Stoffl, BA MA gave give a keynote speech on the "Pre-contractual Duty to Warn" at the 11th Vienna Talks held at the Technical University of Vienna.

C.I.R.A. - Jahreskonferenz 2019

CERHA HEMPEL Managing Partner Dr. Clemens Hasenauer LL.M./MBA took part in a panel discussion on the topic "Update Capital Market Law" " at the Hotel Sofitel in Vienna.

AVCO Annual Conference

Dr. Thomas Trettnak, partner at CERHA HEMPEL, moderated a distinguished panel of venture capital experts who will discuss "The Austrian Ecosystem for Startups" at this year's AVCO Annual Conference.
More information can be found here.


Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser, partner with CERHA HEMPEL, gave a lecture at the joint event held by the Vienna International Arbitration Centre (VIAC) and the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (KCAB) in Seoul on 23 September 2019. Irene Welser, as a board member of VIAC, discussed the “Advantages and Pitfalls of Applying Common Law Techniques in a Civil Law Environment” along with VIAC’s Vice Presidents Nikolaus Pitkowitz and Franz Schwarz and a number of high-profile Korean arbitration practitioners.

More information can be found here.

Entscheidungspraxis und Leitlinien zur DSGVO

CHSH Partner Dr. Hans Kristoferitsch, LL.M. gave a lecture on the topic: "Entscheidungspraxis und Leitlinien zur DSGVO".

More information can be found here.

Datenschutz und Betriebsrat

CHSH Attorney Mag. Christopher Peitsch gave a lecture on the topic "Datenschutz und Betriebsrat". More information can be found here.