Mag. Georg Streit, born in 1969

1987 - 1994 Studies of Law and History at the University of Vienna
1994 Master of Laws degree
1997 - 1999 EUROJUS-European post graduate study program at the Donau University in Krems, 1999
1999 Graduation to Academic European Law Expert
1995 - 2000 Associate with Dr. Thomas Höhne
2000 Admission as attorney
June 2001 Partner of Höhne & In der Maur Rechtsanwälte OEG, which becomes Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte OEG

 

Contact:

e-mail: georg.streit@h-i-p.at
office assistant: Marinela Sperlic
phone: (43 - 1) 521 75-16

 

Specializes in:

Public procurement law, competition law, advertising law, trademark law, art law, company and corporate law, labor law, IT-law

 

Languages:

German, English

 

Lecturing:

From 1996 to 2010 lecturer for competition law, intellectual property law, trademark law and copyright law at the academy for advertising at the "Wirtschaftsförderungsinstitut" (WIFI), lecturer for Internet law at the Institute for Communications of the University of Salzburg (2000/2001); lecturer for the post graduate program information law and media law at the University of Vienna (“Universitätslehrgang Informationsrecht und Medienrecht” - www.informationsrecht.at) and at the Marketing Academy of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce’s Institute of Business Promotion of Vienna, seminars on information law and public procurement; lecturer at the "NPO-Akademie" (www.npo-akademie.at)

 

Publications:

Co-author of Höhne/Jung/Koukal/Streit, Praxishandbuch Urheberrecht; Alles, was Sie wissen müssen - "Practice Handbook Copyright Law; Everything You Need To Know" (2011, 2016)

Publisher and co-author of Streit (publisher), Personengesellschaften in Fallbeispielen - „Private companies in case studies“ (2008)

Co-author and co-publisher of Reichel/Konvicka/Streit/Landgraf (publisher), Privatradio in Österreich – Eine schwere Geburt. Piraten, Pleiten, Pioniere - "private commercial radio in Austria – a difficult birth. Pirates, Crashes, Pioneers" (2006)

Co-author and co-publisher of König/Streit (Publisher), Das neue Vergaberecht - "The new public procurement law" (loose-leaf-collection, 2006)

Author of the civil rights, gaming law and agricultural market organization chapters in:  Straberger (publisher), EU-Recht - "Community Law"; contributed to Höhne/Jöchl/Lummerstorfer, Das Recht der Vereine - "The Law of Associations" (2002); contributions and comments on judicial rulings in law journals




Corporate INTL, an international Business magazine and consultants' Portal, awarded the title Lawyer of the Year in Austria for 2017, in the category "Copyright Law”, to Georg Streit.

This year, Best Lawyers mentioned us several times in their ranking of best lawyers. Georg Streit was awarded in the categories IP-law and media law, in the listing „Austrias Best Lawyers 2016“. We're happy to achieve a place in this renowed ranking!

Höhne, In der Maur & Partner has an outstanding reputation for media and entertainment. The firm’s media lawyers are described by clients as »strategic and pro-active« with leading expertise in print and broadcasting law. The firm also represents clients in film, music and digital media sectors. Co-founders Thomas Höhne and Thomas In der Maur manage the practice, which is also appointed by high profile individuals in cases of privacy violation.” – that's what Media Law International wrote about us. In their „Ranking Table 2016“ we are number one in Austrian media law once again.

„The Legal 500 – Europe, Middle East & Africa (2013)”
recommends Georg Streit in the field of “IT and Telecommunications”.

The handbook „Legal Experts – Europe, Middle East & Africa (2013)” recommends Georg Streit in the field of “Intellectual Property” again.

In 2012 „Die Presse” recommends Georg Streit in „Handbuch Wirtschaftsanwälte“ in the area of „IP, IT, Media and Telecom“. 

“The European Legal 500 – US Special Edition 2012” recommends Georg Streit in the field of „IT and telecommunications“ as well as in the field of “intellectual property and media”, the latter an area, wherein our law firm is listed among the best four Austrian law firms.

Furthermore the handbook suggests Höhne, In der Maur & Partner in the area of “real estate and construction”.
 
Chambers Europe 2012 recommends Georg Streit in the field of „Media". The guide states: "Sources note his negotiating skills and quick responses."

The 2012 Edition of „Legal Experts – Europe, Middle East & Africa“ again recommends Georg Streit in the area of „Intellectual Property“.

In the same year the handbook „The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East & Africa (2012)" recommends Georg Streit in the areas of "Intellectual property and media" and "IT and telecommunications". The handbook notes that "Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte is dominant in the media sector, particularly for representing newspapers. Thomas Höhne is highly rated and in demand, and Georg Streit is also recommended".

„Legal Experts – Europe, Middle East & Africa (2011 Edition)“ mentions Georg Streit as one of the „leading lights“ in the European legal professions. The book identifies him as being highly recommended in the area of Intellectual Property.

„Chambers Europe 2011“ recommends Georg Streit in the field of „Media Law“. The handbooks „The Legal 500 - 2011 Europe, Middle East & Africa" and „The European Legal 500 – US Special Edition 2011" recommend Georg Streit in the fields of „EU and Competition”, „IT and Telecommunications" and in the field of „Intellectual property and media" because of his „knowledge of antitrust issues, e-commerce and internet law“.

The 2010 edition of „The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East and Africa” and the "US Special Edition 2010" rank Georg Streit as a “leading lawyer” in “IT and Telecommunications”. His team “has a great reputation in the market, and its full service approach to IP and IT services wins it the admiration of clients”.

The 2009 edition of „The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East and Africa” rates Georg Streit once again at the top: „Recommended" for his “unfair competition knowledge” in the field of „EU and Competition”, in the field of „IT and Telecommunications" and "highly rated for internet law”. In the field of „Intellectual property and media" „… Georg Streit … is considered top-quality practitioner”.

The handbook „The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East and Africa (2008 Edition)" writes about Georg Streit in the field of „EU, competition and public procurement": „Höhne, In der Maur & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH fields the respected Georg Streit, who has experience in unfair competition and public procurement". Furthermore in the field of „IT and telecommunications" they say about Georg Streit: „Georg Streit is considered an expert in internet law". The handbook „European Legal Experts 2008" recommends Georg Streit in the field of „Intellectual Property". 

The handbooks „The European Legal 500, US Special Edition 2007" and „The Legal 500 - Europe, Middle East and Africa (2007 Edition)" write about Georg Streit: „In addition to IP and IT, the firm also has an outstanding reputation for media law, where Georg Streit’s clients include private radio and television stations, film companies publishing houses and political parties." 
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