Dr. Peter Knobl



  • Co-authorship to the Commentary on The Securities Supervision Act, 1998 (with Frölichsthal, Hausmaninger, Oppitz and Zeipelt)
  • The European Legal Framework Concerning the Drafting of Banking Contracts, 1996, 283 pages (Part 3/1 of the series: Österreichisches und europäisches Wirtschaftsprivatrecht (Ed. Koppensteiner)
  • The Hierarchy of Regulations under Austrian Law, VWGÖ 1989, (3), VIII, 270 pages

Contributions to various volumes:

    • The Implementation of the EU Transparency Directive in Austria, The European Lawyer (December 2006/January 2007)
    • A Review of the Austrian Securitization Framework from a Legal Perspective, Global Securitisation Review (2006/07)
    • The Implementation of the Prospectus Directive in Austria, European Single Financial Market (2005/2006)
    • Prospectus Directive Implementation Explained, Austria, IFLR (July 2005)
    • Werbebeschränkungen für Anbieter von Finanzdienstleistungen (innerhalb wie außerhalb des Fernabsatzes), in Fletzberger/Schopper (Hrsg), Fernabsatz von Finanzdienstleistungen (2004), 120-162
    • Legal Questions Relating to Online-Broking, in: Graf/Gruber (Ed.), Legal Questions Relating to Internet Banking (2002), pp 140-193
    • Reverse Discrimination Seen from a Constitutional Law's Perspective, in: Griller/Korinek/Potacs (Ed.), Grundfragen und aktuelle Probleme des öffentlichen Rechts (FS Rill, 1995), pp 293-334
    • Investment Services and Stock Exchange Business under EC-Law, (with Oppitz), in: Griller (Ed.), Banken im Binnenmarkt (1992), 90 pages
    • European Banking Law, in: Griller (Ed.), Banken im Binnenmarkt (1992), 452 pages


    • Austrian Securities Supervision Law on the Verge of MiFID Implementation, Structured Finance and Securitisation Lawyers 2007 (January 2007)
    • Current Legal Questions of Applying the Austrian Securities Supervision Act in Practice, ÖBA 2001, pp 29 ff (with Hysek)
    • The Future legal Framework Governing the issue of Electronic money, ecolex 1999, pp 244 ff
    • The Scope of Instructions to Investigate Transactions Concluded on a Stock exchange (Section 25a of the Austrian Stock Exchange Act), ecolex 1998, pp 804 ff
    • Who is Responsible for the Supervision of Stock Exchange Trading? ecolex 1998, pp 797 ff
    • Which Level of Investment Advice is Suitable for the Austrian Investment Services' Customer? ÖBA 1997, pp 783 ff
    • The Conduct of Business Rules Embodied in Sections 11 through 18 of the Austrian Act on the Supervision of Trading in Securities, ÖBA 1997, pp 3-20 and pp 125-138
    • A Milestone in European Banking and Investment Services Law as well as in the Scope of the Freedom to Provide Services in the EU, Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law 1995, pp 306-314
    • Conduct of Business Rules and Investment Advice, ÖBA 1995, pp 741-754
    • A Milestone in European Banking and Investment Services Law as well as in the Scope of the Freedom to Provide Services in the EU, WBl 1995, pp 309-314
    • The EC-Directive on Consumer Credits, ÖBA 1995, pp 667-679
    • Investor Protection in the UCITS-directives and in the Austrian Investment Fund Company Act, ÖBA 1993, pp 701-714
    • GATT Application: The Grandfather is Still Alive - Recent Panel Recognitions and Amendment Intentions, Journal of World Trade 1991, pp 101-116
    • Annotation re. Constitutional Court Judgment no. B933/88 of March 1, 1990, JBl 1991, pp 36-40
    • Austrian Importation Quotas seen from a Constitutional and Administrative Law's Perspective, ZfV 1990, pp 565-578
    • Traffic Limitations in Parking-Meter Zones, ZVR 1990, pp 193-209
    • Report on a Seminar Concerning the Austrian Law of Business Administration and EC-Law, ZfV 1988, pp 595 ff