Die Presse: “Civil engineers are facing liability trap”

In their op-ed for Austrian newspaper “Die Presse” Dr. Georg Seebacher and Mag. Lukas Andrieu, experts for construction and real estate law at ScherbaumSeebacher, explain a new decision of the Austrian Supreme Court of Justice. For the first time, the Supreme Court has clarified that building contractors can claim restitution from the building inspectorate for damages on the construction site – and not only vice versa.

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