Hartmuth Sager

Lawyer | Partner

Contact

20459 Hamburg
Schaarsteinwegsbrücke 2
Telephone +49 (40) 37 85 88-40
Telefax +49 (40) 37 85 88-88
sager@ahlers-vogel.de

Fields of Law
About me

Hartmuth Sager studied law in Hamburg, Lausanne, Bonn and Berlin. He gained international experience whilst working for a law firm in Auckland, New Zealand and for the Foreign Office at the German embassy in Washington D.C. He became a partner of our firm in 1999. His special interests are ship building, the problems arising from charter contracts and Marine Insurance Law (P&I, H&M, FD&D). For many years, Mr. Sager has been working as a lecturer for the German Law Academy in the context of the formation program for specialist lawyers.

Memberships:

German Maritime Arbitration Association (Member & Arbitrator)
Honorary Member of the Board of the German Association for Transport Law

Foreign Languages:

English

Publications

Commentaries

  • §§ 553 – 569 HGB, Schiffsüberlassungsverträge in: Münchener Kommentar zum Handelsgesetzbuch, Band 7 – Transportrecht, 3. Auflage, Verlag C. H. Beck / Verlag Franz Vahlen, München 2014

Notes

  • BGH, Urteil vom 07.03.2013, I ZR 186/11 in juris PraxisReport 3/2014 Anwendbarkeit der frachtvertraglichen Verjährungsregelung auf Aufwendungsersatzansprüche des Frachtführers wegen Verauslagung von Zollgebühren
  • BGH, Urteil vom 08.05.2014, I ZR 217/12 in juris PraxisReport 4/2014 Spezielle frachtrechtliche Verjährung nur bei wirksamem Beförderungsvertrag