Litigation Lab Germany – Episode 1 – Klimaschutz vor Gericht – Hat der Rhein Rechte?

May 10, 2022

Klimaschutz ist eine der größten Herausforderungen der Menschheit im 21. Jahrhundert. Können Gerichte unser Klima retten? Wir sprechen über die Hintergründe der aktuellen Klimaklagen in Deutschland und blicken auf zukünftige Trends beim Thema „Klimaschutz vor Gericht“.

Climate change is one of humanity’s greatest challenges in the 21st century. Can courts save our climate?  We discuss recent climate change lawsuits in Germany and highlight which new trends and legal theories climate change litigation might adopt in the future.

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HOSTS:

Alexander Horn – Alexander Horn is an associate in the Munich office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of the firm’s Litigation, Class Actions, Securities Litigation, Transnational Litigation and International Arbitration Practice Groups.

Mr. Horn has experience in a wide variety of complex litigation and international arbitration matters. This includes several contract, post-M&A, and corporate disputes before German Regional Courts as well as representing a financial services company in Germany’s largest arbitration to date.

Jan Vollkammer – Jan Vollkammer is an associate in the Frankfurt office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of the firm‘s Antitrust and Competition and the Litigation Groups.

Mr. Vollkammer focuses his practice on European and German antitrust and competition law. He advises clients on merger control, cartel investigations and related cartel damage claims, compliance programs, antitrust related distribution and abuse of dominance matters.