Farming Law and Agricultural Law

Farming Law and Agricultural Law

  • Questions concerning the special law of obligations (land lease law, hunting law, hunting land lease law)
  • Inheritance and family law particularities
  • Product liability law with the main features of food law
  • Questions about contract formulation and special contracts (farming co-operations, machinery cooperative, sales and purchase contracts, general terms and conditions, companies, farming contracts, farm acquisitions, substrate supply contracts
  • Law of authorisation procedures (federal emission protection law, building code, plants for processing renewable raw materials and agricultural particularities for renewable energies)
  • Basic features of ecology law; nature and plant protection law, animal protection, animal disease law, fertiliser and seed distribution law, plant variety protection
  • Re-parcelling, land consolidation procedures
  • Forest, hunting and fishing laws
  • Farming tax law
  • EC Treaty (Farming, Ecology); EU regulations, EU Guidelines; EC competition law, antitrust law, state aid law, agricultural aid law, cross-compliance obligations.

Equine Law

  • Warranty/defect liability when buying a horse
  • Indemnification claims arising from the horse owner liability
  • Contract design esp. boarding contracts (box rental), riding contracts, land lease contracts for an equestrian facility
  • Veterinarian or blacksmith liability

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