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Karl M. Meessen

Karl M. Meessen, German commercial law educator. Decorated Federal Order of Merit. Chairman Friends and Sponsors of Deutsches National Theater, Weimar, 1998.

Background

  • Meessen, Karl M. was born on July 30, 1939 in Freiburg, Germany. Son of Hubert and Margarete (Hein) Meessen.

  • Education

    • Juris Doctor, University Bonn, Germany, 1965.

    Career

    • Professor University Cologne, Germany, 1975-1976, University Augsburg, Germany, 1976-1996, president Germany, 1979-1983. Professor European and international commercial law University Jena, Germany, since 1996. Adviser American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1982-1986.

      Visiting professor University Chicago, 1985, Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland, 1986-1992, University Paris, 1992.

    Works

    • Author: Völkerrechtliche Grundsatze des Internationalen Kartellrechts. Editor Wirtschaft und Wettbewerb, since 1997.

    Membership

    Chairman Friends and Sponsors of Deutsches National Theater, Weimar, 1998.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Heidi Boie, August 22, 1964. Chldren: Franziska, Maximilian.
    • father: Hubert Meessen
    • mother: Margarete (Hein) Meessen
    • spouse: Heidi Boie
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    Born July 30, 1939
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    • 1965
      University Bonn
    • 1975 - 1976
      Professor, University Cologne
      Germany
    • 1976 - 1996
      Professor, University Cologne
      Germany
    • 1996
      professor, European and international commercial law University Jena
      Germany

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