Institute for Law and Finance
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Campus Westend, House of Finance
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 3
D-60629 Frankfurt am Main

Tel: +49(0)69-798-33627
Fax: +49(0)69-798 33921



Executive Board:

  • Prof. Dr. Andreas Cahn, Member of the Executive Board, Director of the Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main
  • Dr. Hendrik Haag, Partner, Hengeler Mueller
  • Prof. Dr. Manfred Wandt, Member of the Executive Board, Director of the Institute for Insurance Law, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

Gemeinnützige Stiftung des Privaten Rechts mit Sitz in Frankfurt,

Stiftung genehmigt durch RP Darmstadt vom. 10. April 2002, Az. III 21.1-25d 04/11-(12)-509


Data Protection Officer:

Dr. Rolf Friedewald, Managing Director of the ILF



By a judgment dated May 12th 1998 (Case #312 O 85/98), the Higher Regional Court (LG) Hamburg ruled that linking to a website may substantiate legal responsibility for the content on that website. This can only be avoided by explicitly distancing oneself from these contents. We hereby explicitly distance ourselves from the contents of any website this website links to and declare that we do not adopt these contents as our own. This declaration applies to all links to websites outside the domain of the Institute of Law and Finance.

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Photography Credits (most photos):
Mr. Uwe Dettmar. Mr. Dettmar won the Hessischer Journalistenpreis 2011 in the category "Photography".