News & Media

News

Publications | Kitzberger, Weber
International Comparative Legal Guide – International Arbitration 2020 | Austria
August 2020. Reproduced with permission from Global Legal Group. This article was first published in International Comparative Legal Guide – International Arbitration 2020 (Published: August 2020)

Deal news | Witt-Dörring
Weber & Co. advises Central European University on the Building Right Contract for the new university location on the Otto Wagner site in Vienna
29 July 2020. The Austrian law firm Weber & Co. advises Central European University (CEU) on the Building Right Contract for its new location in Vienna. CEU will take over the historic Otto Wagner site from the City of Vienna for 100 years on the basis of a building right and thus enrich Vienna as a university location.

Lecture/Seminar | Pfeiffer, Witt-Dörring
Review: RECHT FRÜH / Baulandmobilisierung – Türkis-Grünes Regierungsprogramm setzt auf das Baurecht
Event as of 19 February 2020, WEBER & CO., Rathausplatz 4, 1010 Vienna

Publications | Kitzberger
Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2020 | Austria
Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2020 (Published: October 2019)

Media

Partners of WEBER & CO. are regularly featured in press articles and magazines. By means of press releases we provide an insight in a selection of the firm’s expertise and areas of work.

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2020

Press release | Witt-Dörring
Weber & Co. advises Central European University on the Building Right Contract for the new university location on the Otto Wagner site in Vienna
29 July 2020. The Austrian law firm Weber & Co. advises Central European University (CEU) on the Building Right Contract for its new location in Vienna. CEU will take over the historic Otto Wagner site from the City of Vienna for 100 years on the basis of a building right and thus enrich Vienna as a university location.

Deal news | Moser, Fischer
Weber & Co. advises Raiffeisen Bank International on the successful placement of a EUR 100 mn corporate bond by Erdöl-Lagergesellschaft m.b.H.
8 June 2020. Austrian law firm Weber & Co. supported Raiffeisen Bank International AG as legal advisor in the issue of a EUR 100 million bond of the issuer Erdöl-Lagergesellschaft m.b.H. with a term of 23 years, which was included in trading on the Vienna MTF.

Press release | Moser
Weber & Co. advises on recent successful Accelerated Bookbuilding transaction (ABB) in Marinomed Biotech AG shares
26 January 2020: Austrian law firm Weber & Co. acted as legal counsel to Erste Group Bank AG (Sole Bookrunner) in connection with the sale of 105,000 Marinomed Biotech AG shares by the shareholders Acropora Beteiligungs GmbH, VETWIDI Forschungsholding GmbH and BVT Beteiligungsverwaltung und Treuhand GmbH. This was the second successful ABB transaction in Marinomed shares within a few months.

2019

News | Kitzberger, Moser, Pfeiffer, Weber, Witt-Dörring
Weber & Co. wishes a Merry Christmas and a successful New Year 2020
December 2019

News | Witt-Dörring
Daniela Witt-Dörring re-appointed to serve for a second term as a member of the Austrian RICS Advisory Board
2 December 2019: Weber & Co. is proud to announce that our partner Daniela Witt-Dörring was re-appointed to serve for a second term as a member of the Austrian RICS Advisory Board. Daniela will continue shaping the future of the real estate profession!

Press release | Moser, Fischer, Gasser
Weber & Co. advises SEB on the EUR 1 bn financing of voestalpine AG
21 October 2019: Austrian law firm Weber & Co. acted as Austrian law legal advisor to SEB in relation to the EUR 1 billion financing granted to Linz-based steel and technology group voestalpine AG.

Press release | Moser
Weber & Co. advises on successful Accelerated Bookbuilding transaction (ABB) in Marinomed Biotech AG shares (German only)
17 October 2019: Austrian law firm Weber & Co. acted as legal counsel to Erste Group Bank AG (Sole Bookrunner) in connection with the sale of 115,000 Marinomed Biotech AG shares by the core shareholders aws Mittelstandsfonds Beteiligungs GmbH & Co. KG and Invest Unternehmensbeteiligungs AG.

Press release | Weber, Moser
Weber & Co. advises underwriters on successful going public of Addiko Bank AG on the Vienna Stock Exchange
17 July 2019: Addiko Bank AG completed its going public (IPO) on the Vienna Stock Exchange in July 2019, being the third company this year so far to complete an IPO in Vienna. The shares are listed on the Official Market of the Vienna Stock Exchange since 12 July 2019. Austrian law firm Weber & Co. acted as Austrian law counsel to the joint global coordinators and the other underwriters.

Press release | Moser, Weber, Fischer, Gutsohn
Weber & Co. advises OMV AG on the largest Austrian corporate bond issue completed to date in 2019
9 July 2019: Austrian law firm Weber & Co. acted as legal counsel to OMV Aktiengesellschaft, the international integrated oil and gas company headquartered in Vienna, in connection with the issue of a corporate bond in July 2019 in an aggregate volume of EUR 1 bn (in two tranches of EUR 500 mn each).

News, 10 May 2019
Stefan Weber and Christoph Moser among the ten leading lawyers for capital markets according to trend (German only)
WEBER & CO. partners Stefan Weber and Christoph Moser have been recognized as two out of ten leading Austrian capital market law experts in the annual lawyers ranking published by Austrian business magazine trend

News, 8 May 2019
Daniela Witt-Dörring re-elected as board member of SALON REAL for two further years
At the beginning of May 2019, the general meeting of SALON REAL, the Austrian network for women in the real estate business, re-elected Daniela Witt-Dörring, partner of WEBER & CO., for two further years as board member.

News, 9 April 2019
WEBER & CO. among the leading law firms for Capital Markets/Banking and Finance according to JUVE (German only)
The law firm (Band 2 Capital Markets, Band 5 Banking and Finance) as well as partners Stefan Weber („frequently recommended“) and Christoph Moser (among the “leading names” in Capital Markets, „frequently recommended“) are recognized as Austrian experts in the annual ranking by JUVE

News, 11 March 2019
WEBER & CO. remains among the leading capital market firms according to Chambers Europe
The firm as well as partners Stefan Weber and Christoph Moser are capital market experts recommended by Chambers Europe in the new rankings for 2019

2018
2017

Press release, November 2017 | Moser, Weber
Weber & Co. advises S&T AG on the successful EUR 88 million private placement of new shares
Capital Markets, Corporate

JUVE Ranking Capital Markets | Weber, Moser
Weber & Co: Band 2, Frequently recommended: Stefan Weber, Christoph Moser (German)
JUVE Austria, September/October 2017

2016

JUVE Ranking Capital Markets | Weber, Moser
Weber & Co: Band 2, Frequently recommended: Stefan Weber, Christoph Moser (German)
JUVE Austria, March/April 2016

2015

JUVE Ranking Capital Market Law | Weber, Moser
Weber & Co: Tier 2; Frequently recommended: Stefan Weber, Christoph Moser (German)
JUVE Austria, March/April 2015

Der Börsianer | Weber
Ranking – Top 50 Finance Lawyers in Austria (9th place, Stefan Weber) (German)
Der Börsianer, Edition December 2015

Press release, November 2015 | Moser, Weber, Witt-Dörring
Weber & Co. advises SOZIALBAU-Verbund on mortgage secured EUR 35 million bond issue (German)
Capital Markets, Real Estate

Press release, January 2015 | Weber, Kitzberger, Moser
ÅR Packaging acquires European tobacco-folding carton business of MeadWestvaco with support from Weber & Co.
Corporate/M&A, Antitrust

2014

CEE Legal Matters | Moser
Round Table: Business Development and Marketing in Austria
September 2014 (article published in the CEE Legal Matters magazine, October 2014)

SUCCEED | Moser
Safety and security on capital markets 
Edition 8/2014

SUCCEED | Kitzberger
Alternative arbitration
Edition 5/2014

Acquisition International – Legal Awards 2014
Weber & Co. – M&A Advisor of the Year (Austria)
November 2014 (Acquisition International)

CEE Legal Matters | Moser
Experts Review: Capital Markets in Austria
December 2014 (article published in the CEE Legal Matters magazine, issue Dec. 2014)

Lectures/Seminars/Events

Our experts regularly offer their knowledge to interested parties in lectures, seminars and university programs. In addition, we maintain a constant dialogue with clients, business partners and network contacts in client sessions and other events.

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2019

Lecture/Seminar | Kitzberger
Corporate Counsel Circle 2019 (Business Circle) – Managing Disputes 2020 (German only) 

6 June 2019, Stegersbach (Burgenland)
together with Gefion Hauer, General Counsel HEAD

Lecture/Seminar | Kitzberger
Whistleblowing-Update (German only)
9 May 2019, imh conferences/seminars (online seminar series “Recht im Unternehmen”)

Lecture/discussion | Witt-Dörring
“Sharing Economy” from a real estate angle
On 29 April 2019, Daniela Witt-Dörring joined a panel discussion hosted by Travel Industry Club Austria at Palais Hansen in Vienna on real estate related aspects of “Sharing Economy”.

Lecture/Seminar | Weber, Moser
RECHT FRÜH – Das Aktienrechts–Änderungsgesetz 2019 (AktRÄG 2019) (German only)
11 April 2019, WEBER & CO., Rathausplatz 4, 1010 Wien

Lecture/Seminar | Kitzberger
Whistleblowing-Update (German only)

2 April 2019, imh conferences/seminars (online seminar series “Compliance und Geldwäsche”)

Lecture/Seminar | Moser
Capital Market Law, Annual Conference 2019 (Business Circle) – Update Shareholder Disclosure and Takeover Law (German only)
21 March 2019, Vienna
together with Dr. Clemens Billek, Takeover Commission

Lecture/Seminar | Witt-Dörring, Pfeiffer
RECHT FRÜH – Wiener Melange: Die Wiener Bauordnungsnovellen mischen die Projektentwicklung auf (German only)
6 March 2019, WEBER & CO., Rathausplatz 4, 1010 Vienna

2018

Lecture/Seminar | Weber
Corporate Counsel Circle 2018 (Business Circle) – Update Law
7/8 June 2018, Stegersbach (Burgenland)

2017

Lecture/Seminar | Moser
Green Financing – Current Developments of Green Bonds
20 September 2017, Vienna

Lecture/Seminar | Moser
Capital Market Law, Annual Conference 2017 (Business Circle) – Restructuring of Bonds (German only)
16 March 2017, Vienna
together with Dr. Ulla Reisch, Urbanek Lind Schmied Reisch RAe OG

2016-2011

Lecture/Seminar | Weber
Corporate Counsel Circle 2016 (Business Circle) ­– Update on new laws, in particular …
10 June 2016, Stegersbach (Burgenland)

Event | Witt-Dörring
SWINGING CÄSAR COCKTAIL
8 June 2016, WEBER & CO., Rathausplatz 4, 1010 Vienna

Lecture/Seminar | Weber
RuSt 2015 (Business Circle) – Update Corporate Law and Capital Market Law (German only)
5/6 November 2015, Rust am Neusiedlersee (Burgenland)

Lecture/Seminar | Kitzberger
D&O Coverage? Or the devil takes the hindmost…
1 October 2014, K.u.K Hofzuckerbäckerei Demel, Vienna
together with Deloitte Austria and AON

Event
MASTERING RISKS
20 October 2011, WEBER & CO., Rathausplatz 4, 1010 Vienna

Publications

Top legal quality in practice is not possible without theoretical groundwork. Thus, the team at WEBER & CO. supports the dialogue between science and practice through its own scientific work, publications and other contributions.

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2021

Real Estate and Construction | Kitzberger, Pfeiffer, Witt-Dörring
Construction in Austria
Lexology Getting The Deal Throuqh (Published: June 2021)

2020

Litigation/Arbitration | Kitzberger, Weber
International Comparative Legal Guide – International Arbitration 2020 | Austria
August 2020. Reproduced with permission from Global Legal Group. This article was first published in International Comparative Legal Guide – International Arbitration 2020 (Published: August 2020)

Arbitration and Litigation | Kitzberger
Enforecement of Foreign Judgements 2020 | Austria
Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2020 (Published: October 2019)

2019

Arbitration | Kitzberger, Weber
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2019 (Austria)
This article appeared in the 2019 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.

Real Estate and Construction | Pfeiffer
Material amendments for student residences (German only)
immolex 2019, 158

Real Estate and Construction | Kitzberger, Pfeiffer, Witt-Dörring
Construction in Austria
Lexology Getting The Deal Throuqh tool (Published: April 2019)

Capital Markets | Moser
Securities Finance 2019 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through 2019; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through – Securities Finance 2019 (Published: April 2019)

Banking | Moser, Fischer
Banking Regulation 2019 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through 2019; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through – Banking Regulation 2019 (Published: March 2019)2018:

2018

Arbitration and Litigation | Kitzberger, Weber
Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2019 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through, 2018; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2019, (published in September 2018; contributing editor: Patrick Doris of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP).

Capital Markets and Banking | Moser (co-publisher) mit S.Kalss
KurG (Kuratorengesetz, Kuratorenergänzungsgesetz – Kommentar) (German)
Linde Verlag, Vienna, 2018

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber in Kalss/Moser (co-publisher)
KurG (Kuratorengesetz, Kuratorenergänzungsgesetz – Kommentar), § 1 KurG (German)
Linde Verlag, Vienna, 2018

Capital Markets | Moser
Securities Finance 2016 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2018; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Securities Finance 2018, (published in 2018).

Banking | Moser, Weber
Banking Regulation 2018 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2018; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Banking Regulation 2017, (published in April 2018; contributing editor: David E Shapiro, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz).

Arbitration | Weber, Kitzberger
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2018 (Austria)
This article appeared in the 2018 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.

2017

Real Estate and Construction | Pfeiffer
Die Rechnungslegung beim BTVG-Projekt (German only)
immolex 2017, 108

Capital Markets | Moser
Securities Finance 2017 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2017; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. Getting the Deal Through: Securities Finance 2017, (published in April 2017; contributing editor: Andrew Pitts, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP)

Banking | Moser, Weber
Banking Regulation 2017 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2017; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Banking Regulation 2017, (published in April 2017; contributing editor: David E Shapiro, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz).

Arbitration | Kitzberger, Weber
Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2017 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through, 2016; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2017, (published in September 2016; contributing editor: Patrick Doris of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP).

2016

Arbitration | Weber, Kitzberger
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2016 (Austria)
This article appeared in the 2016 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.

Capital Markets | Moser
Securities Finance 2016 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2016; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. Getting the Deal Through: Securities Finance 2016, (published in 2016; contributing editor: Andrew Pitts, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP)

Banking | Moser, Weber
Banking Regulation 2016 – Austria (English)
Getting the Deal Through, 2016; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Banking Regulation 2016, (published in 2016; contributing editor: David E Shapiro, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz).

2015

Arbitration | Weber, Kitzberger
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2015 (Austria)
This article appeared in the 2015 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.

Capital Markets and Banking | Moser
Greenbook: The long way towards the Capital Market Union (German)
ecolex 2015, 356

Capital Markets | Moser
Securities Finance 2015 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through, 2015; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Securities Finance 2015, (published in May 2015; contributing editor: Andrew Pitts, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP).

Banking Law | Moser, Weber
Banking Regulation 2015 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through, 2015; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Banking Regulation 2015, (published in May 2015; contributing editor: David E Shapiro, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz).

Arbitration and Litigation | Kitzberger, Weber
Enforcement of Foreign Judgements 2015 – Austria
Getting the Deal Through, 2014; Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2015, (published in September 2014; contributing editor: Patrick Doris of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP).

2014-1990

Arbitration | Weber, Kitzberger
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2014 (Austria)
ICLG (Global Legal Group Ltd, London), The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration, 2014

Arbitration | Weber and E. Oberhammer
The Arbitration of Corporate Disputes in Limited Liability Companies 
Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration, Manz, Vienna, 2010

M&A | Weber together with S. Arnold and K. Oberhofer
The Supervision of Takeover Matters in the European Union – The Austrian Part

Antitrust | Kitzberger (with G. Bauer)
Die Verwertung von Kronzeugenanträgen in Schadenersatzprozessen (German)
ecolex 2008, 547

M&A | Moser (with M. Zuffer)
Mindestangebotspreis und angemessene Preisfestsetzung im Übernahmerecht (German)
ecolex 2008, 1081

Public Law | Weber
Die Raumordnung im Lichte des Europäischen Gemeinschaftsrechts und der Europäischen Konvention für Menschenrechte (German)
VSF (Hg.), Die neue Raumordnung, Bolzano, 2007
Currently unavailable

Public Law | Weber
Beihilfenrecht (German)
Beihilfen in der Außenwirtschaft
Eilmansberger (Hg.), Linde, Vienna, 2005

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Festschrift Georg Ress (German)
Vom juristischen Rauschen: zur rechtlichen Geltung der Standards des Baseler Ausschusses für Bankenaufsicht
Carl Heymanns, Cologne, 2005

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Das Investmentfondsgesetz (German)
Lexis/Nexis, Vienna, 2004
Currently unavailable

M&A | Weber
Public Private Partnerships (German)
Public Private Partnerships – ein unbekanntes Wesen?
Mitterndorfer/Weber (Hg.), Orac, Vienna, 2003

M&A | Weber
Aktienoptionen nach dem österreichischen Aktienoptionengesetz (German)
Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Bankrecht (WM), 2002

Public Law | Weber
Der Grundrechtsschutz in Europa (Kolloquium Ress) (German)
Anrechnung von (mittelbaren) Enteignungsvorteilen? – zur Entschädigungspflicht des Art. 1 Abs. 1 des 1. ZPEMRK, insbesondere bei Infrastrukturmaßnahmen
Bröhmer (Hg.), Nomos, Baden-Baden, 2002

M&A | Weber
Stock Options (German)
Vertags- und verbandsrechtliche Gestaltung von Stock Options nach dem Aktienoptionengesetz
Trenkwald/Tumpel (Hg.), April 2001

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Kapitalmarktrecht (German)
Springer, Vienna, 1999
Currently unavailable

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
The Law Applicable to Bonds
Van Houtte (Hg.), Conflict of Laws in Securities Trade, Sweet & Maxwell, London, 1998

Corporate | Weber
EURO – Die Umstellung von Kapitalgesellschaften (German)
Lahodny-Karner/Kern/Kotschnigg (Hg.), EURO – Das Handbuch zur Währungsumstellung, Weka, Vienna, 1998

Public Law | Weber and S. Bohr
Der Binnenmarkt und die Grundfreiheiten (German)
Röttinger/Weyringer (Hg.), Handbuch der europäischen Integration
2. Edition, Manz, Vienna, 1996

Public Law | Weber
Rechtsetzung in der Europäischen Union (German)
Österreichisches Anwaltsblatt, 1995

Public Law | Weber
Der Markt als rechtliche Institution (German)
Juristische Blätter, 1994

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Kapitalmarkt-, Börsen- und Investmentrecht (German)
Dauses (Hg.), Handbuch des EG-Wirtschaftsrechts
Beck, Munich, 1994

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Zur Zulassung von Aktien von Holdinggesellschaften zum Börsehandel: Eine Antwort (German)
Bank Archiv, 1992

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Kapitalverkehr und Kapitalmärkte im Vertrag über die Europäische Union (German)
Europäische Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsrecht, 1992

Public Law | Weber
Environmental Information and the European Convention on Human Rights
Human Rights Law Journal, 1991

Capital Markets and Banking | Weber
Zur Zulassung von Aktien von Holdinggesellschaften zum Börsehandel (German)
Bank Archiv, 1991