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New Edition: Advertising Law – A Global Legal Perspective

GALA, the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance, has published a new edition of  Advertising Law: A Global Legal Perspective. The book gives an overview of marketing and advertising law in 56 countries, from “Austria” to “Zimbabwe”. The two volumes, containing over 800 pages, are available at amazon or can be ordered directly from GALA    (www.galalaw.com). The chapter on […]

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You Tube: Advertising Law in Austria

At the GALA annual general meeting in Washington DC in April 2015 Dr. Georg Huber explained the fundamental principles of Austrian advertising law.  YouTube Video GALA is the Global Advertising Lawyers’ Association. At present Greiter Pegger Kofler & Partners is the only Austrian member. Infos on GALA: GALA Website

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Dr. Stefan Kofler at GALA in Warsaw

The latest developments in international marketing law were discussed at the GALA Conference in Warsaw On September 24th and the 25th, 2015 the annual GALA (Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance) Conference for EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) members was held in Warsaw. The Austrian GALA member taking part in the conference was our partner Dr. Stefan Kofler. The conference was organised by […]

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Dennree advised in the Acquisition of Zielpunkt Stores

Greiter Pegger Kofler & Partners advised the organic food retailer dennree in the acquisition of Zielpunkt stores. Dennree Naturkost GmbH purchased stores from the insolvent Zielpunkt GmbH. Legal advice and support was provided by Greiter Pegger Kofler & Partners. Dennree Naturkost GmbH is a fully owned subsidiary of the German dennree GmbH and runs organic food […]

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GALA’s Alcohol Advertising Guide with Contribution by Stefan Kofler

The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (“GALA”) has released the second edition of its book “Alcohol Advertising: A Global Legal Perspective”.  The book is available on Amazon (www.amazon.com) and directly from GALA (www.galalaw.com).  GALA’s Alcohol Advertising Guide reviews the laws and trends governing alcohol advertising in more than 60 countries, from Argentina to Zimbabwe. GALA’s book […]

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GALA’s Annual Global Meeting in Chicago

The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (“GALA”) holds its 14th Annual Global Meeting in Chicago, IL on April 4 -5, 2016.  With members from Argentina to Zimbabwe, GALA covers more than 90 countries around the world. Greiter Pegger Kofler & Partners is the only member from Austria. “As the issues faced by global advertisers become more […]

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Getting the Deal Through: Advertising & Marketing Law (Austria), 2016

For the third time since 2014, “Getting the Deal Through – Advertising & Marketing Law” has been published. It provides an overview on advertising and marketing law in 13 different jurisdictions. Georg Huber, Stefan Kofler and Fabian Bösch, all of Greiter Pegger Kofler & Partners, have contributed the Austrian chapter. Download: Advertising & Marketing Austrian […]

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Stefan Kofler at the Annual GALA Global Meeting in New York

2017 Annual GALA Global Meeting The annual GALA Global Meeting was held in New York city from March 30th to April 2nd, 2017. Lawyers from over 50 nations took part. The Global Meeting was organised by the law firm Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, New York. GALA stands for “Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance”.  It is a […]

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Street Photography

Street Photography: Can we use photos of buildings that we take commercially? For example for advertising? Empress Maria Theresa and Frederick the Great were contemporaries and rivals on the battlefield. What unites them are their castles: the Empress had alterations and extentions made to Schönbrunn Palace, while The King of Prussia had Sanssouci Palace built […]

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Georg Huber on Pharmaceutical Advertising Law

The Legal500 has published a comparative guide to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of the law and practice of pharmaceutical advertising law across a variety of jurisdictions. Each chapter of this guide provides information about the current issues affecting pharmaceutical advertising in a particular country and addresses topics such as self-regulation, press releases, gifts, […]

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