Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Online version Handwörterbuch des Europäischen Privatrechts

Detlev Witt

Former Research Fellow

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 209

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 333

Mail: witt@mpipriv.de

Main Fields of Research:

European, U.S., and International Economic Law and Antitrust Law; Energy Law; Telecommunications Law

 

Academic Career:

Studies in Law, Sociology, and Economics at the University of Hamburg (1971 – 1977); First State Examination in Law, Hamburg (1977); Second State Examination in Law, Hamburg (1980); Research Associate, Unit for Commercial and Economic Law, University of Hamburg (1977 – 1980); Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg (since 1980): Responsibility for United Kingdom/Canada/Australia (1983 – 1987), Participation in the Project “Law and Economics of International Telecommunications” (1983 – 1990), Executive Research Fellow (since 1990), Responsibility for U.S. Law (2001-2013).


Recent Publications

Complete List of Publications

I. Shorter Works in Collections, Commentaries, Handbooks and Encyclopaedia

State Aid Law, in: Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt, Reinhard Zimmermann (eds.), Max Planck Encyclopedia of European Private Law, vol. II, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2012, 1592 - 1597.

Association Agreements, in: Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt, Reinhard Zimmermann (eds.), Max Planck Encyclopedia of European Private Law, vol. I, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2012, 80 - 85.

Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika, in: Jürgen Basedow, Jens Scherpe (eds.), Transsexualität, Staatsangehörigkeit und internationales Privatrecht. Entwicklungen in Europa, Amerika und Australien, Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen 2004, 92 - 147.

II. Journal Articles

"Ernst-Joachim-Mestmäcker", Geleitwort zum 70. Geburtstag Ernst-Joachim-Mestmäckers, Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht 60 (1996), 611 - 615.

Europäische Luftverkehrspolitik, Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht 47 (1983), 69 - 74.

III. Conference Reports

Internationale Telekommunikation und nationale Medienpolitik, Rabels Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht 49 (1985), 121 - 136 (together with Reinhard Ellger et al.).

IV. Translations

Übersetzung: Carol S. Bruch, Parental Alienation Syndrome and Parental Alienation: Getting it wrong in Child Custody Cases (35 Family Law Quarterly 2001, 527 - 552), Zeitschrift für das gesamte Familienrecht 2002, 1304 - 1315.