Functional Comparative Law- Germany vs. USA
I am indebted to my thesis supervisor, Prof. Dr. Peter Rackow, for the ongoing, attentive and always pleasant supervision of this study. I could not have wished for greater academic assistance. With the help of those indescribably beneficial discussions which regularly occurred throughout the research period enabled me to succeed in this project the way I did.
I acknowledge my dissertation committee: My peer reviewer Prof. Dr. Dieter Kugelmann for providing the second opinion in a timely manner and for acting as my chairperson. Furthermore, I am grateful for him sharing his inspiring thoughts during a doctoral seminar in the early stage of the preparation of this work. I am appreciative of the pleasant rounding of the examination procedure by Prof. Dr. Joachim Kersten on the day of my dissertation defense.
I owe my gratitude to Prof. Dr. Manfred Maiwald (emerit.), it is an honor for me to publish this dissertation in his publication series. In this regard, I would like to thank Prof. Dr. Carsten Momsen for supporting me in various ways.
I am grateful to Daniel and Betti for their eager and enduring support, it is truly appreciated!