Prof. von Lewinski takes over the office of a speaker (Sprecher) of the DFG Research Training Group (DFG-Graduiertenkolleg) 1681/2 "Privatheit und Digitalisierung" (Privacy and Digitization). This interdisciplinary Research Training Group (RTG) focuses on the concept of "privacy" and its current societal and scientific relevance. The research objective is to question modern privacy concepts in times of rapid digitality development and a firm heteronomy in information.
The Chair focuses on media law issues and works on a text book on media law; the book is planned to be published in 2020.
Besides media law, the Chair works on issues like the regulation of algorithms, data protection law, and professional conduct of attorneys. An upcoming issue will be the collision of information law.
Lectures, courses and seminars offered by the members of the Chair cover public law (constitution law, administrative law), information law and media law. Lectures on "Allgemeine Staatslehre" (general state theory) are given on a regular basis. Occasionally, professional conduct and legal history is taught.
The Chair's law clinic helps start-ups from the Passau region and student entrepreneurs.
Please contact me directly in or after lectures and seminars. Or make an appointment via
Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday and Thursday: 07:30 - 10:30