Where public and private law coincide, Umbricht Attorneys are at hand to support authorities and public institutions in non-routine matters to enable them to carry out their entrepreneurial tasks.
Our know-how and wide experience enable us to work out elegant solutions and give carefully considered advice taking into account all the internal and external circumstances. We have summarised some example situations which potentially might arise and to some degree also set out our solutions to assist you.
Your authority wishes to outsource certain public duties (e.g. privatisation, public private partnerships).
Your office, in addition to its administrative duties, also performs commercial services. The question arises as to whether such activity is permissible.
Your authority is faced with employment law issues relating to employees or members of the authority.
Questions arise as to personnel management in connection with the execution of certain public obligations.