Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Max Planck Institute for
Comparative and International Private Law
AbbreviationMPIPRIV
Formation1927 (1927)
Typelegal research
Location
Director
Jürgen Basedow, Holger Fleischer and Reinhard Zimmermann[1]
Parent organization
Max Planck Society
Staff
approx. 140
Websitewww.mpipriv.de

The Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht, MPIPRIV) is a legal research institute located in Hamburg, Germany. It is operated by the Max Planck Society. Founded in 1949, it is the successor institution of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Foreign and International Private Law, which was founded in 1926.[2] Since 1956 it is based in Hamburg's district of Rotherbaum.

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  1. ^ "Academic Body." Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Academic History." Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law. Retrieved 15 September 2015.

Coordinates: 53°33′45″N 9°59′40″E / 53.5626°N 9.9944°E / 53.5626; 9.9944