BANKING AND CAPITAL MARKET LAW & FINANCING

  • Capital MeasuresGuaranteesSupervisory law (Banking Act, Stock Exchange Act, Payment Services Act, Securities Supervision Act, Electronic Money Act, Investment Fund Act, Alternative Investment Fund Manager Act, and many others)
    Work-out of Financing Projects
  • Security Agreements (pledges, assignments, etc.)
  • Financing (credit agreements, leasing agreements, etc.)
Kontakt: Gerald Otto, Felix Prändl

COMPANY AND CORPORATE LAW

  • Advice to board members, managing directors and supervisory board members
  • Capital Measures
  • Choice of legal form, formation of companies, ongoing legal advice to companies and groups of companies
  • Corporate Contract Law
  • Distribution Law, in particular Authorised Dealer, Commercial Agent, Commission Agent, Franchising
  • Financing (including leasing agreements)
  • Insurance Contract Law
  • International reorganisations, in particular cross-border mergers, cross-border transfer of registered office and SE formation
  • Joint Ventures and Cooperation Agreements
  • National reorganisations, in particular mergers, demergers, conversions and contributions
  • Preparation and support of general meetings and shareholders' meetings
  • Preparation of contracts for intra-group service relationships
  • Standardized Corporate Services, e.g. appointment of managing directors, granting of procuration
  • Syndicate, Shareholder and Voting Agreements
Kontakt: Andreas Bauer, Philipp Gamauf, Bernhard Girsch, Lisa Matousek, Felix Prändl

COMPETITION AND ANTITRUST LAW

  • Antitrust Proceedings
  • Assistance with house searches
  • Distribution Law
  • Compliance
  • Leniency Applications
  • Market Abuse Proceedings
  • Merger Notification (M&A)
Kontakt: Bernhard Girsch

COMPLIANCE & COMMERCIAL CRIMINAL LAW

  • Commercial criminal law, in particular for tax consultants and auditors (accounting criminal law) as well as in the banking and insurance sector
  • Corruption Criminal Law
  • Criminal Tax Law
  • Enforcement of civil law claims through private party connections
  • EU Sanctions / Sanctions Act
  • Internal Audit
  • Introduction or review of internal control systems (ICS)
  • Legal assistance in dawn raids
  • "Monitoring", i.e. checking compliance with the legal framework conditions for major building projects (e.g. for the renovation of the Austrian Parliament building)
  • Preparation of compliance rules for companies and public corporations as well as the (if necessary ongoing) review
  • Prevention against money laundering or terrorist financing
Kontakt: Orlin Radinsky, Petra Vyhnalik

Dispute Resolution

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INSOLVENCY and RESTRUCTURING

  • Debtor Representation
  • Enterprise Reorganizations
  • Mass Management
  • Representation of Creditors
  • Work-out of Financing Projects
Kontakt: Alexander Klauser, Lukas Weber

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW & UNFAIR COMPETITION

  • Copyright
  • Model Right
  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Unfair Competition
Kontakt: Martin Reinisch

IT, E-COMMERCE & PRIVACY

  • Data Protection Law
  • E-commerce Law
  • External Data Protection Officer
  • IT Law, Software Licenses
  • IT Tenders
  • Telecommunications Law
Kontakt: Georg Fellner, Felix Prändl

LABOUR LAW

  • Collective Employment LawFreelance Contracts, Work ContractsIndividual Labour Law
    Social Security Law
  • Public Service and Salary Law
  • Immigration and Expats
  • Contracts of Employment, Consultants and Managing Directors Contracts
Kontakt: Georg Fellner, Philipp Gamauf

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Drafting and Negotiating of Contracts
  • Financing
  • Joint Ventures
  • Legal Due Diligence (for both buyers and sellers)
  • Planning and Structuring of the Sale Process Asset Deal and Share Deal
  • Succession liability in the event of company acquisition
Kontakt: Arno Brauneis, Gerald Otto

PUBLIC LAW

  • Commercial and Industrial Plant Law
  • Construction Law
  • Procurement Law
  • Waste Management Law
Kontakt: Alexander Klauser, Orlin Radinsky, Maria Vertesich

REAL ESTATE LAW

  • Construction Law (from the award of contracts to the establishment of general or subcontractor contracts to support during the construction phase and the takeover of the construction project)
  • Contracting Contracts
  • Contracts for property developers
  • Facility Management
  • Fiduciary Transactions
  • Financing (including Real Estate Leasing)
  • Legal Due Diligence
  • Property Rights (Rent / Lease)
  • Public Construction Law
  • Purchase and Sale of Real Estate
  • Structuring of the Transaction (Asset or Share Deal)
Kontakt: Andreas Bauer, Arno Brauneis, Bernhard Girsch, Lisa Matousek, Gerald Otto, Valentina Philadelphy, Maria Vertesich