Law against Unfair Competition (1 SWS) - Prof. Müller

The course deals with the German Law against Unfair Competition (UWG), thereby considering the regulatory requirements from the EU. The relevant Act includes a general clause (s. 3 UWG) against Unfair Competition and various provisions concerning specific unfair practices, in particular misleading advertising and other deceptive practices, psychological pressure, destructive competition and the unfair exploitation of work results and comparative advertising.