cookie policy

What Are Cookies

This site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve the user's experience. This page describes what information cookies gather, how we use the information, and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, however, this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site's functionality.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them, in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Required Cookies
These cookies are needed for the basic page functionality to work correctly.

Cookie Manager
To Show/Hide the Cookie Consent Message.
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Cookie name: waconcookiemanagement
Runtime: 1 year

Cookies for Statistics
Statistics cookies anonymise your data and use it. This information helps us to learn how visitors use our website.
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Disabling Cookies

You can disable the cookies setting by adjusting the settings in your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this website in areas in which cookies are necessary for the functioning of features, and usually results in also disabling certain functionalities and features on this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Third Party Cookies

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on the respective site, or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.


The information collected with the use of cookies may qualify as personal data. The controllers of personal data processed on this website are:

  • Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Schottenring 19, Vienna, represented by Alexander Popp; and
  • Schönherr Attorneys-at-law– Branch Slovenia, Tomšičeva ulica 3, Ljubljana, represented by Christoph Haid and Gudrun Stangl.

More Information

If uncertain as to whether you need to leave cookies enabled or not, it is usually safer to leave them enabled, in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you need more information contact us.


For more information on the privacy, please see our privacy statement.