Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Max Planck Legal Studies Network
International Max Planck Research School for Maritime Affairs

Eike Götz Hosemann, LL.M. (Harvard)

Research Fellow

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 419

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 288

Mail: hosemann@mpipriv.de

Main Fields of Research:

Private Law (especially Tort Law); History of Private Law; Comparative Law.

Academic Career:

First State Examination in Law, University of Freiburg (2009). Second State Examination in Law, Higher Regional Court of Hamburg (2011). Master of Laws, Harvard Law School (2012). Visiting Lecturer, Bucerius Law School (2013).

Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute since 2009.


I. Journal Articles

„The New Private Law“: Die neue amerikanische Privatrechtswissenschaft in historischer und vergleichender Perspektive, Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht 78 (2014), 37 - 70.

  • Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/29

Protecting Freedom of Testation: A Proposal for Law Reform, University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 47 (2014), 419 - 466.

  • Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 13/24

Zu guter Letzt: The New Private Law, Zeitschrift für Europäisches Privatrecht 2013, 449 - 450.

II. Conference Reports

Tage des Europäischen Rechts 2011, Osnabrück: Das geplante Optionale Instrument auf dem Prüfstand, Zeitschrift für Europäisches Privatrecht 2012, 208 - 212.