Die Kanzlei Specht & Partner verstärkt sich: Sonja Kerschbaum ergänzt ab 01.02.2019 die Kanzlei. Sie bringt langjährige Erfahrungen in ihren Schwerpunktthemen internationales Erbrecht und Nachfolgeplanung und Kapitalmarktrecht mit und soll somit das Leistungsspektrum der Kanzlei durch ihre Persönlichkeit und fachlichen Themen erweitern.


Novak Vujicic, an associate of Belgrade Office of Specht & Partner (Samardzic in cooperation with Specht & Partner), presented a paper titled, “Trademark Infringement on Social Networks“ at the annual academic conference series "Intellectual Property and Internet", organized by the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, and the Serbian National Internet Domain Registry. In addition to legal practice in which ...


The subject decisions of the Administrative Court of the Republic of Serbia highlight the obligation not only of the Tax Authority, but also of other administrative public authorities to act within prescribed terms. In fact, the Court has taken the stance requiring that whenever there is a deadline set precisely by the Law for an administrative public authority to issue ...


The Parliament of the Republic of Serbia closed its autumn session by adopting, inter alia, the new Energy Law, the Law on Amendments to the Law on Planning and Construction, and the Law on Amendments to the Law on Special Conditions for Inscription of Ownership of Facilities Constructed without Construction Permit. All three laws were published in the Official Gazette ...


EU sanctions against Russia The Council of European Union regulation on new sanctions against Russia entered into force on 1 August 2014. Sanctions will be valid for a year with the possibility of revision after three months since the moment of entering into force. "Actions by natural or legal persons, entities or bodies shall not give rise to liability of any ...


In addition to preparing documents to submit to the courts, Austrian lawyers are also required to navigate which submission method a court considers legally acceptable for a particular case. One field of law where this has posed a challenge involves “other applications concerning the land registry” pursuant to Article 448 para. 4 Rules on Court Procedure (“Geschäftsordnung der Gerichte 1. ...


On July 2, Specht Böhm's Vienna office hosted a delegation from the Turkish Ministry of Justice as part of a study visit organized by the “German Foundation for international legal cooperation” (IRZ) in the framework of the EU project "Improved Court Expert System in Turkey".  Mr. Yüksel Hiz, the Deputy Undersecretary of the Turkish Ministry of Justice headed the delegation composed of aVppr. 15 high ...


Dusan Rakitic and Nikoleta Vucenovic have contributed the Serbia chapter to the 2013 edition of Getting The Deal Through – Arbitration. The article gives an overview of the laws and institutions, agreements and proceedings before and after the issuance of awards in Serbia. It is reproduced with the permission from Law Business Research Ltd. who first published the article online ...