The Department for Law and International Relations specializes in practice-oriented business law topics and their international dimension; with its extensive range of courses, it covers large parts of the legal spectrum. Research focuses on corporate and company law, intellectual property and competition law, data protection law, technical law, capital market law, alternative dispute resolution, insurance law and medical law.
Members of the department publish legislative commentaries and are editorially involved in renowned professional journals. The department is particularly committed to didactic publications on corporate and company law, intellectual property and competition law as well as insurance law. The department’s scholars additionally disseminate scientific findings in their national and international lecturing activities.