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News

2018

06.
Dec

Christian Mayer holds lecture at the 2nd Energy Community Forum “Competition Law in the Energy Sectors”

Christian Mayer speaks about “Long-term contracts as an abuse of dominance in a concentrated sector?” – and what natural gas and beer have in common. https://energy-community.org/events/2018/12/COMC.html

04.
Dec

Valerie Toscani at the expert workshop “Employment Contract” on Online Career Day

The online career day at the MuseumsQuartier offers students, interns and young professionals an insight into the world of business, online marketing, design and web design as well as technology, software development and programming. At the expert workshop “Employment Contract” ...

26.
Nov

SMS coach a students team at Moot Court Civil Law 2018

Georg Schima, Valerie Toscani, Karina Moneta and Moritz Am Ende are supervising the team made up of  Viviane Velisek, Daniel Scharf and Thomas Liegl. We bring the energy gained through the merger of two law firms fully into the Moot ...

07.
Nov

Georg Schima is interviewed in Ö1 Mittagsjournal

7.11.2018 In an ORF interview in the Ö1 Mittagsjournal, Georg Schima explains from the point of view of employment law expert questions on the working time law amendment, twelve-hour day and voluntarily   https://kurier.at/politik/inland/12-stunden-tag-rendi-sieht-in-negativfaellen-nur lace-the-iceberg

24.
Oct

Birgit Vogt-Majarek on employee misconduct

How can and should employers or executives react to employee misconduct. When is a warning, transfer or dismissal appropriate? How do you protect such measures legally? Birgit Vogt-Majarek discusses these and other topics in her full-day lecture by the FVH ...

02.
Oct

Georg Schima speaks at the Manz Law Academy

On 2 October, the first “Annual Conference Group Law” took place within the framework of the Manz Law Academy. The lecturers devoted themselves to current corporate and tax law issues of corporate law. Georg Schima spoke to a very interested ...

18.
Sep

Natalie Hahn gives a full-day lecture on the subject of “Making maternity and parental leave legally secure”

Maternity leave, parental leave and parenthood raise sensitive questions for employers: What are reporting, notification and proof duties in pregnancy? Which maternity models are there? What should be considered when re-entering? And can the employment be terminated during a parental ...

01.
Sep

Georg Schima gives an interview in “Die Presse” regarding Working Hours Act

The new Working Hours Act with the possibility of a twelve-hour working day and a 60-hour work week enters into force today. What does the law bring? Georg Schima answers in an interview with Judith Hecht. https://diepresse.com/home/wirtschaft/economist/5489183/Georg-Schima_Sozialstandards-werden-nicht-sinken

26.
Jul

ORF interview with Birgit Vogt-Majarek regarding the decision of the Advocate General of the ECJ

The guarantee of a paid holiday, in particular the Good Friday, only for members of certain churches is a discrimination, says the Advocate General of the ECJ. He speaks out against the Austrian regulation. Birgit Vogt-Majarek comments on this in ...

15.
Jun

Working time law: Birgit Vogt-Majarek is interviewed by Wiener Zeitung

In the course of the current debate on the subject of working time law, Birgit Vogt-Majarek addresses the subject of voluntariness and different interests in the current issue of the Wiener Zeitung. https://www.wienerzeitung.at/nachrichten/oesterreich/politik/971421_Wo-endet-die-Freiwilligkeit.html

07.
Jun

Natalie Hahn gives a lecture at the conference “Personnel & Law” on “Errors and pitfalls in employment contracts”

To avoid mistakes and traps in work, Natalie Hahn gave valuable tips to HR managers and employers during her presentation at the “Personnel & Law” conference organized by the FVH FORUM VERLAG HERKERT GMBH.

26.
Apr

ATV interview with Birgit Vogt-Majarek

Birgit Vogt-Majarek gives an interview in ATV Aktuell on current issues in terms of working time law and 12-hour day.

26.
Apr

EPCON: Talk about Energy Law (26 April 2018)

On 26 April 2018  Thomas Starlinger talks about recent developments in Energy Law at  EPCON, taking place at Schlosspark Mauerbach near Vienna.

21.
Mar

ARS Supervisory Board Academy: Georg Schima gives a lecture on “Committees of the Supervisory Board”

As part of the ARS Supervisory Board Academy, Georg Schima gave a lecture on “Committees of the Supervisory Board”. Special questions such as relationship between plenum and committee, the delimitation of competencies, composition and flow of information, design options and ...

13.
Mar

gli: Energy 2018

The Austrian Chapter of the sixth edition was authored by Thomas Starlinger, Anita Trenkwalder and Eva Kubr. The article is available online.  

13.
Mar

GTDT: Environment and Climate Regulation 2018

The current edition of „Getting the Deal Through: Environment and Climate Regulation“ was recently released; Thomas Starlinger  of Starlinger Mayer authored the Austrian chapter in corporatoin with Eva Kubr (Climate Regulation) respecitvely Anita Trenkwalder (Environment). Both articles are viewable online: ...

13.
Mar

GTDT: Energy Disputes 2018

The current edition of „Getting the Deal Through: Energy Disputes“ has been released. The Austrian chapter was authored by Thomas Starlinger. The article is available online: Energy Disputes

07.
Mar

Natalie Hahn gives full-day lecture on the subject of “Making maternity and parental leave legally secure”

Maternity leave, parental leave and parenthood raise sensitive questions for employers: What are reporting, notification and proof duties in pregnancy? Which maternity models exist? What should be considered when re-entering? And can the employment be terminated during a parental leave ...

27.
Feb

Natalie Hahn gives lecture at the apprentice day

Vocational training presents numerous challenges to training companies and instructors in practice. At our trainer symposium you can share your experiences with other apprentices and benefit from new approaches, expert tips and best practice examples of vocational training at your ...

23.
Feb

Natalie Hahn holds an online seminar on “Part-time and parental leave agreements”

As part of the seminar organized by the imh GmbH, Natalie Hahn deals with topics such as “Which approach is required as an employer if employees on parental leave do not appear at their work on the second birthday of the child? ...

17.
Jan

DXC 360 °: Birgit Vogt-Majarek discusses on Blockchain

Blockchain is about more than just crypto currencies. With Blockchain, a technology has been created that will transform the whole way of thinking in a few years. As part of the DXC 360 ° event, Birgit Vogt-Majarek discussed this exciting ...

2017

26.
Oct

Thomas Starlinger speaker at seminar "Current and Future Challenges in the EU Gas Market"

On October 26th 2017 Thomas Starlinger speaks about the future of Long-term Gas Contracts in Florence.

24.
Oct

Thomas Starlinger as Lecturer at E-Control expert conference

On October 24th 2017 Thomas Starlinger attends E-Control’s expert conference “Gemeinschaftliche Nutzung von Stromerzeugungsanlagen” according to the “kleine Ökostromnovelle 2017”. He addresses difficulties with its implementation in his speech “Die Novelle und ihre Bedeutung aus Sicht des Miet- und Wohnungseigentumsrechts”.

17.
Jul

GTDT: Energy Disputes 2017

The latest edition of “Getting the Deal Through: Energy Disputes” has been published; Thomas Starlinger and Anita Trenkwalder from Starlinger Mayer contributed the chapter regarding Austria. The entire publication including the chapter on Austria is available online for subscribers at ...

16.
Jun

Thomas Starlinger as Lecturer at 5th Vienna Forum on European Energy Law

At the 5th Vienna Forum on European Energy Law, Thomas Starlinger spoke on the topic “Gas Network Codes and difficulties with their implementation” on 5th May in Vienna.

13.
Jun

Thomas Starlinger as Lecturer at Energy Talks Ossiach 2017

At Energy Talks Ossiach 2017, Thomas Starlinger spoke on the topic “The legal framework in Germany-Austria-Switzerland is being reintroduced” on 2nd June at Stift Ossiach. His presentation provided insights into the EU Clean Energy Package and the room for interpretation ...

13.
Apr

Chambers: Christian Mayer again ranked amongst Austria’s best competition lawyers

In its 2017 edition, Chambers Europe again ranked Christian Mayer amongst the best lawyers for Competition/European Law in Austria. „Christian Mayer of Starlinger Mayer Rechtsanwälte GmbH “has outstanding technical knowledge, he is always focused on our interests and represents them convincingly,” ...

13.
Apr

Legal 500: SMR drawing attention again in 2017 ranking

One year passed by and we are delighted to announce, that in the 2017 Legal 500 raking we again managed to take our place amongst the top performers. In the section Energy we did not only hit a top ranking ...

2016

23.
Nov

GTDT: Environment & Climate Regulation 2017

The latest edition of “Getting the Deal Through: Environment & Climate Regulation” has been published; Thomas Starlinger and Verena Pell from Starlinger Mayer contributed the chapter regarding Austria. The entire publication including the chapter on Austria is available online for ...

23.
Nov

Legal Aspects of EU Energy Regulation

„Legal Aspects of EU Energy Regulation – The Consolidation of Energy Law Accross Europe“, has been published by Professors Peter D Cameron and Raphael J Heffron in its second edition. Thomas Starlinger contributed the chapter regarding Austria. With almost 700 ...

17.
Nov

JUVE ranking recommends Starlinger Mayer for competition law

The current JUVE ranking – arguably the most influential in the German speaking countries – recognizes Starlinger Mayer as “one of the most noticeable newcomers among the Austrian competition law firms”. We feel honoured by JUVE’s recommendation – and the qualification as “a ...

14.
Sep

Global Competition Review lists SMR as recommended firm

We are delighted that Starlinger Mayer is a new entrant in GCR’s rankings. We have been listed as recommended firm and according to the GCR survey “competitors have only praise for Mayer”. We are pleased about this acknowledgement. The full ranking is available at: http://globalcompetitionreview.com/features/article/41686/austrias-competition-bar/  

06.
Jul

Outstanding excellence: SMR ranked as "Austria’s Best Lawyers 2016" for energy law.

Wiener Zeitung, in collaboration with Handelsblatt and Best Lawyers ranks Starlinger Mayer as “Austria’s Best Lawyers 2016” for energy law. We appreciate this award and will continue our mission – providing outstanding services to our clients.

18.
May

Chambers: Christian Mayer again ranked amongst Austria’s best competition lawyers

In its 2016 edition, Chambers Europe again ranked Christian Mayer amongst the best lawyers for Competition/European Law in Austria. „Christian Mayer advises clients in the energy industry on merger control issues and all matters of antitrust. Peers say: “He is client and matter-focused. ...

14.
Apr

Legal 500: SMR instantly ranked among the recommended Energy law firms in Austria

We are excited that Legal 500 recommends SMR in Austria for “Projects and energy“; and we are particularly proud that Thomas Starlinger has been identified as the only “leading individual” in Austria in this practice area.    

14.
Apr

Legal 500 2018: SMR achieving Top-Rankings in core areas again

SMR is listed amongst the leading law-firms in the area Projects and energy. Thomas Starlinger (“outstanding and pragmatic energy lawyer”) has been named Leading Individual for the third year in a row. In the area EU and competition SMR is ...

08.
Apr

Thomas Starlinger as Lecturer at EPCON 2016

At EPCON 2016, Thomas Starlinger speaks on the topic “Implementing the new Energy Efficiency Act” on 28th April at Schlosspark Mauerbach. His presentation will provide insights from practice into the new Guidelines Regulation and the room for interpretation contained therein.

11.
Mar

Thomas Starlinger visiting the Florence School of Regulation

As part of the “EU Energy Law and Policy Workshops” of the Florence School of Regulation, Thomas Starlinger speaks in Berlin on 5th February. His presentation will provide insights from practice into the topic of “pipelines and EU security: focus on ...

2015

25.
Sep

IBA: Thomas Starlinger speaks on regulation of cross-border trade in electricity

In the course of the annual IBA conference taking place in Vienna this year, Thomas Starlinger will speak on “Electricity Cross-Border Trade – European Union” as member of the panel on “Regulation of cross-border trade in electricity”. Regulation of cross-border trade in ...

14.
Sep

Energy Days 2015 with Thomas Starlinger

The conference “Implementation of the Energy Efficiency Act” as part of the Energy Days 2015 will feature Thomas Starlinger speaking on the topic “Competition law and Compliance – What is legally possible when trading energy efficiency measures?”. The implementation of the Energy ...

11.
May

Thomas Starlinger speaks at Energy Talks Ossiach 2015

Since 1997, the Energy Talks Ossiach aims to develop visions of a future humane oriented energy supply and to make the first steps to a concrete and visible implementation. This year’s topics are focussed on the challenges of the energy turnaround (Energiewende) – ...

30.
Apr

Chambers: Christian Mayer again ranked amongst Austria’s best competition lawyers

In its 2015 edition, Chambers Europe again ranked Christian Mayer as “up and coming” in Competition/European Law: “Christian Mayer is best known for merger control filings, and has a particular sector focus on the energy industry. Interviewees say: ‘<i>He is thorough and ...

29.
Apr

Thomas Starlinger on the Austrian Energy Efficiency Act

Thomas Starlingers contribution to the February edition of CEE Legal Matters, “The 2014 Austrian Energy Efficiency Act: New Challenges for Energy Suppliers in Austria”, is now accessible online. Read the full article at www.ceelegalmatters.com.

01.
Mar

Starlinger Mayer sponsors Vienna Forum on European Energy Law

Starlinger Mayer attorneys-at-law is proud to announce that it sponsors the Vienna Forum on European Energy Law. The Vienna Forum is a joint initiative of the Florence School of Regulation and the Energy Community Secretariat. It is designed to highlight issues topical both ...