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Sponsors & Supporting Members


The European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law is currently supported, among others, by the following major sponsors:

  • ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG (main sponsor)

Further sponsors, in alphabetical order:

  • Association of Metaltechnology Industries (Fachverband Metalltechnische Industrie), Vienna
  • Austrian Federal Ministry of Justice
  • Austrian Insurance Association
  • Austrian Society for Bank Research (BWG)
  • Ecclesia Versicherungsdienst GmbH
  • Prof (FH) Mag Otto Lucius (Banking Education & Examination Centre – BEC GmbH, Vienna)
  • Munich Re
  • Swiss Insurance Association

In 2007 and 2009 ECTIL was supported by the European Union/Commission Directorate General freedom, security and justice.

Donations made to ECTIL are, according to §4a Abs2 Z1 and Abs3 Z4 to 6 of the Austrian Income Tax Law (Einkommensteuergesetz, EStG), tax-reducing donations.

Supporting Members

Further institutions and individuals are supporting members.

The European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law welcomes applications to become supporting members (minimum annual membership fee € 1,000).

Supporting members can take part in the Annual Conference on European Tort Law at half the regular price. They are further entitled to participate in all other conferences and presentations of the Centre for free. In addition, members receive all publications of the Centre in the Tort and Insurance Law series starting with the year they enter at no cost.

The following individuals and institutions are currently supporting members of ECTIL:

Attorneys & Law Firms

Other Institutions


  • Bénédict Winiger
  • Michael D. Green

You can download a membership registration form in English or in German.

For more information on becoming a Supporting Member contact