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Prof. MMag. Dr. August Reinisch, LL.M.

Vice Dean of the Law Faculty, Head of the Section, Programme director LL.M. Program



Contact info

  • Office adress: Schottenbastei 10-16, A-1010 Vienna (Austria)
  • Telephone number: +43 1 4277 35307
  • Fax number: +43 1 4277 35321
  • e-mail: august.reinisch@univie.ac.at
  • office hours: by appointment Wednesday 11:00-12:00 a.m. and by appointment

Courses

see here!

Research focus

  • Investment Law (indirect expropriation, fair and equitable treatment and other standards of investment protection)
  • International Economic Law (Extraterritoriality, economic sanctions, WTO dispute settlement)
  • The Law of International Organizations (Responsibility of International Organisations)
  • State Responsibility (State of Necessity)
  • Arbitration (Investment Arbitration)
  • European Law (External Trade, EC and WTO)

Professional Memberships

  • Member, American Society of International Law
  • Member, Arbitration Panel for in rem restitution pursuant to the General Settlement Fund Law 2001
  • Director, LL.M.-Program “International Legal Studies"
  • Member of the Council of the German Society of International Law
  • Member, Academic Council on the United Nations System
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, European Community Studies Association
  • Member, European Society of International Law
  • Member, International Law Association (Committee on International Law on Foreign Investment)
  • Member, Austrian Society for European Law
  • Member, Salzburg Seminar Alumni
  • Member, Connecticut Bar
  • Member, New York Bar
  • President in an UNCITRAL investment arbitration

PhD Thesis Supervision

Professor Reinisch accepts to supervise PhD thesis in law on the condition that 1) prospective PhD students first attend and finish one of his seminars with an excellent mark 2) the proposed subject-matter of the thesis relates to his research focus.

Section for International Law and International Relations
University of Vienna

Schottenbastei 10-16/2/5
1010 Vienna
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