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6.10.1979
+37259196614
+3726202427
thomas.hoffmann@taltech.ee
Professor
Ruum SOC-327
Õiguse instituut
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool
Ehitajate tee 5, 12616 Tallinn

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Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.09.2019–...   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut , abiprofessor tenuuri rajal (1,00)
01.09.2017–...   
Underi ja Tuglase Kirjanduskeskus, Vanemteadur (0,50)
01.01.2017–31.08.2019   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut , Dotsent (1,00)
01.01.2016–30.06.2016   
Tartu Ülikool, Sotsiaalteaduste valdkond, õigusteaduskond, külalisdotsent (0,75)
01.09.2015–31.12.2016   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Sotsiaalteaduskond, Õiguse instituut, Tehnoloogiaõiguse õppetool, Külalisdotsent (0,75)
01.07.2014–31.12.2015   
Tartu Ülikool, Õigusteaduskond, Eraõiguse instituut, külalisdotsent (0,75)
01.09.2011–30.06.2014   
Tartu Ülikool, Õigusteaduskond, Eraõiguse instituut, külalislektor (1,00)
01.01.2009–31.12.2011   
Ida-Euroopa Õiguse Instituut Kieli ülikoolis, Kiel, Saksamaa; Lektor
01.01.2008–31.12.2008   
Avokaadibüroo Noerr LLP, Berliin/Kiiev, Advokaat
01.01.2007–31.12.2007   
Saksa Suursaatkond Minskis, Valgevenemaa, "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2006–31.12.2006   
Heidelbergi ringkonnakohus (tsiviil- ja kriminaalasjad), "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2006–31.12.2007   
Advokaadibüroo Spillner&Spitz, Heidelberg, "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2005–31.12.2006   
Heidelbergi ülikool, Heidelberg, Lektor
 
 
Haridustee
2008–2009   
Jagelliooni ülikool, Krakow, Poola, LL.M. Poola äriõiguse
2005–2006   
Heidelbergi ülikool, Saksamaa, doktorikraad
2005–2007   
Heidelbergi ringkonnakohus, Heidelberg, Saksamaa, 2. riigieksam
2000–2005   
Trieri ülikool, Heidelbergi ülikool, Saksamaa, 1. riigieksam
1998–2000   
Paderborni peapiiskopkond, Saksamaa, C-diplom kirikumuusikas
1990–1999   
Theodorianumi gümnaasium, Paderborn, Saksamaa, keskharidus
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2012−...   
Ajakiri Review of Central and East European Law, raamatu retsensiooni toimetaja
2011−2016   
Infovahendus õppimis- ja uurimisvõimalustest Saksamaal ning DAAD ja teiste Saksa toetusfondide stipendiumide kohta.
2011−2012   
Intellektuaalse omandiõiguse kodifitseerimise töögrupi liige, Eesti Justiitsministeerium
2010−2015   
MTÜ "Ostrecht Kiel" 1. esimees (Kielis toimunud igasemestriste liikmete koosolekute organiseerimine, uute liikmete värbamine, turundus)
2010−2010   
Lecture series "Legal toolbox for the Creative industries", Tartu Loomemajanduskeskus, initiating and organizing lectures for six foreign IP professionals coming to Estonia and providing legal advice to startups in the creative industry
 
 
Loometöö
2018–2019 Sub-contractor for EC tender FISMA/2018/053/E “Study on the differences between bank insolvency laws and on their potential harmonisation”, drafting the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/VVA).
2018–2019 Sub-contractor for EC tender JUST/2017/CONS/FW/CO01/0176 (2018/06) “Evaluation of the Directive 2008/48/EC on credit agreements for consumers”, drafting the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/ICF).
2016–2017 Sub-contractor for EC tender 558/PP/GRO/SME/16/C/011B “Business-to-business transactions: a comparative analysis of legal measures vs. soft-law instruments for improving payment behaviour", drafting and finalizing the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/Milieu).
2015–2016 Sub-contractor for EC tender CHAFEA/2015/CP/02 “Exploratory study of consumer issues in the sharing economy", drafting and finalizing the Estonian and German country reports
(Brussels, European Commission/Milieu).
2014–2015 Sub-contractor for tender EC tender JUST/2014/JCOO/PR/CIVI/0051 “Study on the law applicable to companies with the aim of a possible harmonisation of conflict of laws rules on the matter”, drafting and finalizing the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/London School of Economics).
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Loengud TalTech õiguse instituudis alates 2016:
- HOE6043 Foundations of Contract Law in Europe (6 ECTS)
- HOE6045 General Part of Civil Law (6 ECTS)
- HOX6011 Private International Law (6 ECTS)
- HOX6021 Introduction to Academic Research and Writing (6 ECTS)
- TTO1100 Business Law (3 ECTS)
- HAJB30: HOE6046 Võlaõiguse üldosa;
Loengud Tartu ülikoolis 2011-2016:
- FLKE.02.241 "Õigusalane saksa keel I" (koos K Kooritsiga), 3EAP, 2012-2014
- OIAO.07.069 "Saksa õigus II", 3EAP, 2014-2016
- OIEO.06.020 "Sissejuhatus Eesti eraõigusesse", 3EAP, 2015
- OIEO.06.023 "Euroopa lepinguõigus" (koos I. Kulliga), 3EAP, 2012-2014
- OIEO.06.042 "Sissejuhatus äriõigusesse", 6EAP, 2013-2015
- OIEO.06.061 "Sissejuhatus Saksa võlaõigusesse", 3EAP, 2013-2016
- OIEO.06.062 "Sissejuhatus võrdlevasse eraõigusesse", 3EAP, 2012-2015
- OIEO.06.070 "Sissejuhatus Saksa eraõigusesse", 3EAP, 2012-2016
- OIEO.06.079 "Sissejuhatus rahvusvahelisse äriõigusesse", 3EAP, 2013-2015
- P2OG.01.060 "Autoriõigus (koos A. Kelliga), 3EAP, 2012
- P2OG.01.101 "Sissejuhatus võrdlevasse eraõigusesse", 3EAP, 2012-2014
- P2OG.01.103 "Sissejuhatus Saksa eraõigusesse", 3EAP, 2012-2015
- P2OG.01.116, "Sissejuhatus Saksa võlaõigusesse", 6EAP, 2013-2016
- P2OG.01.117 "Sissejuhatus Saksa eraõigusesse", 6EAP, 2013-2016
- P2OG.01.120 "Sissejuhatus Saksa õigusesse", 6EAP, 2014-2016
- P2OG.02.147 "Sissejuhatus Saksa võlaõigusesse", 3EAP, 2013-2016
- P2OG.04.017 "Saksa õiguskeel" (koos T. Karmaga), 6EAP, 2012-2014
- P2OG.04.048, "Saksa õiguskeel I" (koos T. Karmaga), 6EAP, 2012-2015
- P2OG.04.051 "Saksa õiguskeel II" (koos T. Karmaga), 6EAP, 2012-2014;
Loengud välismal alates 2012;
2019:
“Legal research” and “Publishing internationally”, Ho Chi Minh-City University of law, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 3 ECTS;
2018:
- “Introduction to German private law”, “Introduction to Private International Law”, “Legal research and academic writing”, Ho Chi Minh-City University of law, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 6 ECTS
- “German and European Administrative Law”, Wismar University of Applied Sciences, Germany, 6 ECTS
;
2016:
- "Comparative Private Law", Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia, 3 ECTS;
2015:
- "International Sales Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "European Citizenship Law", Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, 4 hrs of 2 ECTS
- "International Business Law" (together with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS;
2014:
- "International Sales Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "German Company Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Eurasian National Univesity Astana, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 3 ECTS
- RBB131 "Intellectual Property Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 12 hours of 6 ECTS
- Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa, Al-Farabi-State University Almaty, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- Higher Education in Germany, Zhetysu-University Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan, 1 ECTS
- Baltic Summer School of Comparative Business Law, Tartu/Riga/Vilnius, 6 ECTS;
2013:
- "Introduction into Intellectual Property Law", Helsinki University, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "Introduction to International Property Law", St. Petersburg State University, 8 hrs of 3 ECRS
- RM11 "German Company Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- “Horizontal Human Rights”, USPEE (Universitatea de Studii Politice şi Economice Europene „Constantin Stere”), Chişinău, Moldova, 1 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Al-Farabi State University Almaty, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- Intellectual Property Law, Stradins University Riga, 6 hrs of 3 ECTS
- RM11 "Comparative Contract Law”, Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 4,5 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 4.5 ECTS
- "Comparative Private Law", Shanghai University, 3 ECTS;
2012:
- RM11 "Comparative Contract and Commercial Law“ (with F. Dietrich), 3.75 ECTS, Riga Graduate School of Law, 12 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 4.5 ECTS
- "Sommerschule des deutschen Wirtschaftsrechts", Wiesbaden/Karlsruhe/Frankfurt/Berlin/Kiel/Hamburg/Lübeck, 6 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Almaty, 3 ECTS
- “Introduction to Comparative Law”, Mykolas-Romeris-University, Vilnius, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS;
Rahvusvahelistel konverentsidel tehtud ettekanded alates 2012:;
2019:
- "Modernizing rights and policies - should AI be regulated?" ELSA AI Impact & Policy Roundtable, Tallinn, 7 March 2019
- "Doing business abroad - Legal aspects from the EU/German perspective", City of Tallinn, Entrepreneurship Academy, Tallinn, 18 April 2019
- Panelist at the Legal framework for accountabiity roundtable, at IEEE SA Workshop on AI and Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (A/IS): Ethically Aligned Design for a Trusted Future Agenda, Tallinn, 15 May 2019
- "Smart Contracts and Void Declarations of Intent", 31st International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering, Rome, 3 June 2019
- "The impact of the digital era on private autonomy", on conference "Fundamental Rights at the Frontiers of the EU", Riga, 20 June 2019
- "Kuidas käsitleda tehisintellekti poolt tehtud vigu juriidiliselt ja eetiliselt?", Käjarad 2019, Laitse Graniitvilla, 28 August 2019
;
2018:
- “Artificial Intelligence and Legal Profession”, Kharkiv, Spring School on Law and digital Technologies, 5 March 2018
- "Privatautonomie als grundlegendes Prinzip des Zivilrechts", Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University/Max-Planck-Institut für IPR und Rechtsvergleichung, 2 November 2018;
- "The legal status of Russian native speakers in Estonia", presentation on "Round table devoted to International Day against Statelessness", Kharkiv, Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University/United Nations Refugee Agency, 5 November 2018;
- "The supply of legal services in the digital age", Lille, Conference "Artificial intelligence - humane justice", Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, 30 November 2018 ;
2017:
- Modereerimine "Law Applicable to Companies", EU presidency conference "21st European Company Law and Corporate Governance Conference", Tallinn, 5 Sept 2017
- Ettekanne "Paradigms for Automatization of Legal Reasoning and Law", University of Helsinki, Workshop on Law and Digitalization, Nov 29, 2017;
2016:
- „Legal Issues of the Migration and Refugee Crisis in Europe“ auf der 6th International Winter School „The State and the Body: Borders, Security, and the Refugee Crisis", Kääriku, 19. Februar 2016
- Diskussiooniõhtu Villu Kõvega ürituses "Botschafter deutscher Kultur im Estnischen Haus", Tallinn, 14. April
- Modereerimine "Young Arbitrators Forum", Baltic Arbitration Days, Riga, 2. Juni 2016
- Conference presentation "IPR – Aspects of Open Innovation Concepts for Industry 4.0 from the perspective of an emerging economy" at „Knowledge, Innovation and Technology Across Borders“ (KITAB), 27. Juni 2016;
2015:
- "Legal Aspects of Industry 4.0", at "Industry 4.0 – Visions and Challenges for Smart Production and Logistics, Tallinn University of Technology, 12/13 May
- "Alien or Citizen? The legal status of non-Estonian Natives in Estonia", at "Regions, Boundaries, and the Russia ­ EU Disconnections", FU Berlin, 2 October;
2014:
- "Intellectual property rights aspects in user-driven innovation processes", at the "13th International Entrepreneurship Forum", OECD/University of Essex, Bogota, Colombia, 31 July - 2 August
- "Правовая эвристика", at "Law and Communication", St. Petersburg State University, 12 December
;
2013:
- "Das ModellG und die aktuelle Reform des Immaterialgüterrechts in Estland", at "Modellgesetz für Geistiges Eigentum - Ein Reformvorschlag für das deutsche und europäische Recht?", University of Mannheim/GRUR, Mannheim, 7/8 February
- "The Concept of Security Rights over Real Property in German Law", at "Twenty Years of Estonia´s Law of Property Act", Tartu University/Estonian Ministry of Justice, Tartu, 29/30 November
- "Sachunmittelbare Demoktratie im Balitkum", at "Sachunmittelbare Demokratie im interdisziplinären und internationalen Kontext", Technical University Dresden, 5/6 December;
2012:
- "Модернизация законодательства об интеллектуальной собственности в Эстонии. Влияние права ЕС" (The reform of intellectual property law in Estonia), at "The Protection of Intellectual property: European and Russian Perspectives", AIPPI/Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, 5/6 October
- "The Phenomenon of "Consumer Insolvency Tourism", at "The EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region and topical legal and economic issues, including insolvency", European Commission/Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tallinn, 8/9 November
- "The Principle of Proportionality in the European, German and Estonian Law of Obligations", at "Rahvusvahelise konverents "Kümme aastat võlaõigusseadust Eesti kohtupraktikas ja võlaõiguse areng Euroopas", University of Tartu/Estonian Ministry of Justice, Tartu, 29/30 November;

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2005, Thomas Hoffmann, DAAD-doktorstipendium, Uuriminesemester Läti Ülikooli, Riia, Läti
2003, Thomas Hoffmann, DAAD-stipendium ("Go-East"-program), "Polish Business Law", Krakova, Poola
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.7. Õigusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: H300 Õiguse ajalugu ; PÕHISUUND: Õiguse ajalugu
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.7. Õigusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: S114 Võrdlev õigusteadus ; PÕHISUUND: Võrdlev egaõigus
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.7. Õigusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: S123 Informaatikaõigus ; PÕHISUUND: IT õigus
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.7. Õigusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: S124 Patendid, autoriõigus, kaubamärgid; PÕHISUUND: Intellektuaalse omandus
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.7. Õigusteadus; CERCS ERIALA: S130 Tsiviilõigus: era-, perekonna-, abielu-, pärimis-, pärandus-, omandi-, pandi-, võlaõigus; PÕHISUUND: Võlaõigus, Pankrottiõigus

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7.09.2019
6.10.1979
+37259196614
+3726202427
thomas.hoffmann@taltech.ee
Professor
Room SOC-327
Tallinn Law School
TalTech
Ehitajate tee 5,
12616 Tallinn,
Estonia

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Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
01.09.2019–...   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Law , Tenured Professor (1,00)
01.09.2017–...   
Under and Tuglas Literature Centre, Senior Researcher (0,50)
01.01.2017–31.08.2019   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Law , Associate Professor (1,00)
01.01.2016–30.06.2016   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Social Sciences, School of Law, Visiting Associate Professor (0,75)
01.09.2015–31.12.2016   
Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Social Sciences, Tallinn Law School, Chair of Law and Technology, Visiting Associate Professor (0,75)
01.07.2014–31.12.2015   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, Institute of Private Law, Visiting Associate Professor (0,75)
01.09.2011–30.06.2014   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, Institute of Private Law, Visiting Lecturer (1,00)
01.01.2009–31.12.2011   
Institute for East-European Law, Kiel, Germany; Lecturer
01.01.2008–31.12.2008   
Law firm Noerr LLP, Berlin/Kiev, Associated Lawyer
01.01.2007–31.12.2007   
German Embassy, Minsk, Belarus, "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2006–31.12.2006   
Heidelberg district court, "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2006–31.12.2007   
Law Firm Spillner&Spitz, Heidelberg, "Rechtsreferendar"
01.01.2005–31.12.2006   
Heidelberg University,Heidelberg, Lecturer
 
 
Education
2008–2009   
Jagellionian University, Krakow, Poland, LL.M. in Polish Business Law
2005–2006   
Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Germany; Doctor iuris
2005–2007   
Heidelberg district court, Heidelberg, Germany, 2nd state examination
2000–2005   
Trier University, Heidelberg University, Germany, 1st state examination
1998–2000   
Archbishopric of Paderborn, Germany, C-diploma in church music
1990–1999   
Gymnasium Theodorianum, Paderborn, Germany, Abitur
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2012−...   
Review of Central and East European Law, Book Review Editor
2011−2016   
Management of academic exchange between German and Baltic faculties of law by providing information about study and research in Germany as well as on scholarships provided by DAAD/other institutions.
2011−2012   
Member of the working group drafting a codification of intellectual property law at the Estonian Ministry of Justice
2010−2015   
Managing the registered non-profit association "Ostrecht Kiel e.V." (tax management, organisation of semestrial member meetings held in Kiel, acquisition of new members, marketing), 1. Chairman
2010−2010   
Lecture series "Legal toolbox for the Creative industries", Tartu Loomemajanduskeskus, initiating and organizing lectures for six foreign IP professionals coming to Estonia and providing legal advice to startups in the creative industry
 
 
Creative work
2018-2019 Sub-contractor for EC tender FISMA/2018/053/E “Study on the differences between bank insolvency laws and on their potential harmonisation”, drafting the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/VVA).
2018-2019 Sub-contractor for EC tender JUST/2017/CONS/FW/CO01/0176 (2018/06) “Evaluation of the Directive 2008/48/EC on credit agreements for consumers”, drafting the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/ICF).
2016-2017 Sub-contractor for EC tender 558/PP/GRO/SME/16/C/011B “Business-to-business transactions: a comparative analysis of legal measures vs. soft-law instruments for improving payment behaviour", drafting and finalizing the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/Milieu).
2015-2016 Sub-contractor for EC tender CHAFEA/2015/CP/02 “Exploratory study of consumer issues in the sharing economy", drafting and finalizing the Estonian and German country reports

(Brussels, European Commission/Milieu).
2014-2015 Sub-contractor for EC tender JUST/2014/JCOO/PR/CIVI/0051 “Study on the law applicable to companies with the aim of a possible harmonisation of conflict of laws rules on the matter”, drafting and finalizing the Estonian country report (Brussels, European Commission/London School of Economics).
 
 
Additional career information
Courses taught at TalTech Law School since 2016:
- HOE6043 Foundations of Contract Law in Europe (6 ECTS)
- HOE6045 General Part of Civil Law (6 ECTS)
- HOX6011 Private International Law (6 ECTS)
- HOX6021 Introduction to Academic Research and Writing (6 ECTS)
- TTO1100 Business Law (3 ECTS)
- HAJB30: HOE6046 General part of Estonian law of obligations;
Lectures taught at Tartu university 2011-2016:
- FLKE.02.241 "Legal German I" (with K. Koorits), 3ECTS, 2012-2014
- OIAO.07.069 "German Law II", 3ECTS, 2014-2016
- OIEO.06.020 "Introduction to Estonian Private Law", 3ECTS, 2015
- OIEO.06.023 "European Contract Law" (with I. Kull), 3ECTS, 2012-2014
- OIEO.06.042 "Introduction to Business Law", 6ECTS, 2013-2015
- OIEO.06.061 "Introduction to the German Law of Obligations", 3ECTS, 2013-2016
- OIEO.06.062 "Introduction to Comparative Law", 3ECTS, 2012-2015
- OIEO.06.070 "Introduction to German Private Law", 3ECTS, 2012-2016
- OIEO.06.079 "Introduction to International Business Law", 3ECTS, 2013-2015
- P2OG.01.060 "Copyright Law" (with A. Kelli), 3ECTS, 2012
- P2OG.01.101 "Introduction to Comparative Law", 3ECTS, 2012-2014
- P2OG.01.103 "Introduction to German Private Law", 3ECTS, 2012-2015
- P2OG.01.116 "Introduction to the German Law of Obligations", 6ECTS, 2013-2016
- P2OG.01.117 "Introduction to German Private Law", 6ECTS, 2013-2016
- P2OG.01.120 "Introduction to German Law", 6ECTS, 2014-2016
- P2OG.02.147 "Introduction to the German Law of Obligations", 3ECTS, 2013-2016
- P2OG.04.017 "Legal German" (with T. Karma), 6ECTS, 2012-2014
- P2OG.04.048 "Legal German I" (with . Karma), 6ECTS, 2012-2015
- P2OG.04.051 "Legal German II" (with . Karma), 6ECTS, 2012-2014;
Lectures held abroad since 2012;
2019:
“Legal research” and “Publishing internationally”, Ho Chi Minh-City University of law, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 3 ECTS;
2018:
- “Introduction to German private law”, “Introduction to Private International Law”, “Legal research and academic writing”, Ho Chi Minh-City University of law, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 6 ECTS
- “German and European Administrative Law”, Wismar University of Applied Sciences, Germany, 6 ECTS
;
2016:
- "Comparative Private Law", Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia, 3 ECTS;
2015:
- "International Sales Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "European Citizenship Law", Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, 4 hrs of 2 ECTS
- "International Business Law" (together with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS;
2014:
- "International Sales Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "German Company Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Eurasian National Univesity Astana, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 3 ECTS
- RBB131 "Intellectual Property Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 12 hours of 6 ECTS
- Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa, Al-Farabi-State University Almaty, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- Higher Education in Germany, Zhetysu-University Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan, 1 ECTS
- Baltic Summer School of Comparative Business Law, Tartu/Riga/Vilnius, 6 ECTS;
2013:
- "Introduction into Intellectual Property Law", Helsinki University, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "Introduction to International Property Law", St. Petersburg State University, 8 hrs of 3 ECRS
- RM11 "German Company Law", Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS
- “Horizontal Human Rights”, USPEE (Universitatea de Studii Politice şi Economice Europene „Constantin Stere”), Chişinău, Moldova, 1 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Al-Farabi State University Almaty, Kazakhstan, 3 ECTS
- Intellectual Property Law, Stradins University Riga, 6 hrs of 3 ECTS
- RM11 "Comparative Contract Law”, Riga Graduate School of Law, 8 hrs of 4,5 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 4.5 ECTS
- "Comparative Private Law", Shanghai University, 3 ECTS;
2012:
- RM11 "Comparative Contract and Commercial Law“ (with F. Dietrich), 3.75 ECTS, Riga Graduate School of Law, 12 hrs of 3 ECTS
- "European Business Law" (with C. Schewe), University of Latvia, Riga, 12 hrs of 4.5 ECTS
- "Sommerschule des deutschen Wirtschaftsrechts", Wiesbaden/Karlsruhe/Frankfurt/Berlin/Kiel/Hamburg/Lübeck, 6 ECTS
- "Весенняя Школа Сравнительного Правa", Almaty, 3 ECTS
- “Introduction to Comparative Law”, Mykolas-Romeris-University, Vilnius, 8 hrs of 3 ECTS;
Presentations at international conferences since 2012:;
2019:
- "Modernizing rights and policies - should AI be regulated?" ELSA AI Impact & Policy Roundtable, Tallinn, 7 March 2019
- "Doing business abroad - Legal aspects from the EU/German perspective", City of Tallinn, entrepreneurship Academy, Tallinn, 18 April 2019
- Panelist at the Legal framework for accountabiity roundtable, at IEEE SA Workshop on AI and Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (A/IS): Ethically Aligned Design for a Trusted Future Agenda, Tallinn, 15 May 2019
- "Smart Contracts and Void Declarations of Intent", 31st International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering, Rome, 3 June 2019
- "The impact of the digital era on private autonomy", on conference "Fundamental Rights at the Frontiers of the EU", Riga, 20 June 2019
- "Liability caused by the use of AI in healthcare - geal and ethical implications", Käjarad 2019, Laitse Graniitvilla, 28 August 2019
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2018:
- “Artificial Intelligence and Legal Profession”, Kharkiv, Spring School on Law and digital Technologies, 5 March 2018
- "Privatautonomie als grundlegendes Prinzip des Zivilrechts", Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University/Max-Planck-Institut für IPR und Rechtsvergleichung, 2 November 2018;
- "The legal status of Russian native speakers in Estonia", presentation on "Round table devoted to International Day against Statelessness", Kharkiv, Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University/United Nations Refugee Agency, 5 November 2018;
- "The supply of legal services in the digital age", Lille, Conference "Artificial intelligence - humane justice", Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, 30 November 2018 ;
2017:
- Moderation of the panel "Law Applicable to Companies", EU presidency conference "21st European Company Law and Corporate Governance Conference", Tallinn, 5 Sept 2017
- Presentation "Paradigms for Automatization of Legal Reasoning and Law", University of Helsinki, Workshop on Law and Digitalization, Nov 29, 2017;
2016:
- „Legal Issues of the Migration and Refugee Crisis in Europe“ auf der 6th International Winter School „The State and the Body: Borders, Security, and the Refugee Crisis", Kääriku, 19. Februar 2016
- Public discussion with Villu Kõve within the series "Botschafter deutscher Kultur im Estnischen Haus", külaline: Villu Kõve, Tallinn, 14. April 2016
- Moderation of the Young Arbitrators Forum, Baltic Arbitration Days, Riga, 2. Juni 2016
- Conference presentation "IPR – Aspects of Open Innovation Concepts for Industry 4.0 from the perspective of an emerging economy" at „Knowledge, Innovation and Technology Across Borders“ (KITAB), 27. Juni 2016;
2015:
- "Legal Aspects of Industry 4.0", at "Industry 4.0 – Visions and Challenges for Smart Production and Logistics, Tallinn University of Technology, 12/13 May
- "Alien or Citizen? The legal status of non-Estonian Natives in Estonia", at "Regions, Boundaries, and the Russia ­ EU Disconnections", FU Berlin, 2 October;
2014:
- "Intellectual property rights aspects in user-driven innovation processes", at the "13th International Entrepreneurship Forum", OECD/University of Essex, Bogota, Colombia, 31 July - 2 August
- "Правовая эвристика", at "Law and Communication", St. Petersburg State University, 12 December;
2013:
- "Das ModellG und die aktuelle Reform des Immaterialgüterrechts in Estland", at "Modellgesetz für Geistiges Eigentum - Ein Reformvorschlag für das deutsche und europäische Recht?", University of Mannheim/GRUR, Mannheim, 7/8 February
- "The Concept of Security Rights over Real Property in German Law" at the conference "Twenty Years of Estonia´s Law of Property Act", Tartu University/Estonian Ministry of Justice, Tartu, 29/30 November
- "Sachunmittelbare Demoktratie im Balitkum", at "Sachunmittelbare Demokratie im interdisziplinären und internationalen Kontext", Technical University Dresden, 5/6 December;
2012:
- "Модернизация законодательства об интеллектуальной собственности в Эстонии. Влияние права ЕС" (The reform of intellectual property law in Estonia), at "The Protection of Intellectual property: European and Russian Perspectives", AIPPI/Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, 5/6 October
- "The Phenomenon of "Consumer Insolvency Tourism", at "The EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region and topical legal and economic issues, including insolvency", European Commission/Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tallinn, 8/9 November
- "The Principle of Proportionality in the European, German and Estonian Law of Obligations", at "10 years law of obligations - Decade of Post-Reform Court Experience in Estonia and Europe", University of Tartu/Estonian Ministry of Justice, Tartu, 29/30 November;

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2005, Thomas Hoffmann, DAAD doctoral grant, research semester at University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
2003, Thomas Hoffmann, DAAD-Scholarship ("Go-East"-Program), granting 1 Semester-course "Polish Business Law", Krakow, Poland
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.7. Law; CERCS SPECIALITY: H300 History of law ; SPECIALITY: Legal History
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.7. Law; CERCS SPECIALITY: S114 Comparative law ; SPECIALITY: Comparative Private Law
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.7. Law; CERCS SPECIALITY: S123 Informatics law ; SPECIALITY: IT law
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.7. Law; CERCS SPECIALITY: S124 Patents, copyrights, trademarks ; SPECIALITY: Intellectual Property
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.7. Law; CERCS SPECIALITY: S130 Civil law: persons, family, marriage contract, successions, gifts, property, obligations, guarantees; SPECIALITY: Law of obligations, Insolvency Law
 
 

Dissertations under supervision

Supervised dissertations

Publications

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2018
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2018
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3.1.
2018
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2018
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2018
4.1.
2018
1.1.
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2.5.
2017
3.1.
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3.1.
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3.1.
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1.2.
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3.1.
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1.1.
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2.5.
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2.5.
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1.2.2.1.VEU18012Akadeemiline teadusteenuste võrgustik EL kodakondsusega seotud õiguste ja poliitikate valdkonnas01.01.201815.12.2019Tanel Kerikmäe; Archil Chochia; Thomas HoffmannTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut 50 000,00 EUR
1.1.7.Lep18096Autonoomsete intelligentsete tehnoloogiate õigusliku reguleerimise ettepanekute väljatöötamine15.12.201830.04.2019Tanel KerikmäeTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut 35 200,00 EUR
MUUVERT17120Digitaalne ühtne turg Euroopa Liidu õpingute uuendusliku alusena01.09.201731.08.2020Archil Chochia; Tanel KerikmäeTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Majandusteaduskond, Õiguse instituut 30 000,00 EUR
PUT; PUT_OPPUT1030Humanismi kõrgaeg Liivimaal: David Hilcheni epistolaarpärand keele-, kirjandus-, õigus- ning haridusajaloo allikana01.01.201631.12.2019Kristi ViidingUnderi ja Tuglase Kirjanduskeskus216 000,00 EUR
IUTIUT28-1Põimunud kirjanduslood: Eesti kirjakultuuri diskursiivne ajalugu01.01.201431.12.2019Jaan UnduskUnderi ja Tuglase Kirjanduskeskus889 200,00 EUR
MUUVERT16056WELCOME ülikoolide rahvusvahelise võrgustiku toetamine15.10.201614.10.2019Tanel KerikmäeTallinna Tehnikaülikool, Sotsiaalteaduskond, Õiguse instituut34 737,00 EUR