Publications by Professor Urs Lendermann

Monograph (Dissertation)

  • Loan Sales by Banks: A Contribution to Debtor, Data, and Functional Protection, Volume 59 of the Treatises on German and European Corporate and Capital Market Law, Berlin 2012, also published as a dissertation, University of Zurich 2011 (reviewed by Bernd Müller-Christmann, in: Fachbuch Journal 2013, pp. 36 ff.)


  • Commentary on the German Investment Firm Act, C.H. Beck Verlag, 1st edition 2024 forthcoming (co-edited with Heinrich Nemeczek and Ulrich G. Schroeter)
  • Beck/Samm/Kokemoor, Commentary on the German Banking Act (KWG) and the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR), Loose-leaf edition, C.F. Müller Verlag, Heidelberg (co-edited with Nikolaus Demmelmair, Axel Kokemoor, Heinrich Nemeczek, and Hartmut Reschke)


  • Commentary on the Federal Debt Management Act, in: Hopt/Seibt (Eds.), Bond Law, Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt, Cologne, 2nd edition 2023 (1st edition 2017)
  • Commentary on § 4 of the Law on Electronic Securities (co-authored with Heinrich Nemeczek), in: Schulz/Neumann (Eds.), eWpG – Commentary, RWS Verlag, Cologne, 1st edition 2023
  • Beck/Samm/Kokemoor, KWG/CRR, Loose-leaf edition with continuous updates, C.F. Müller Verlag, Heidelberg, contributions on:
    • § 1 para. 7, 19, 20, 27, 28, 30 old version, 34 Banking Act (219th and 220th updates, May and August 2021)
    • § 2a Banking Act (211th update, December 2019)
    • § 10a Banking Act (supervisory consolidation) (202nd update, September 2018)
    • Art. 6 to 10 Capital Requirements Regulation (208th update, October 2019)
    • Art. 11 to 24 Capital Requirements Regulation (supervisory consolidation) (201st update, July 2018)

Book Chapter

Notes and reviews

  • Book Review: Chiara Zilioli and Karl-Philipp Wojcik (Eds.), Judicial Review in the European Banking Union (Cheltenham, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2021), European Business Law Review 32, no. 6 (2021): 1135-1138, Kluwer Law International BV, The Netherlands 2021
  • Company Law versus Banking Supervision Law in Insolvency, Note on BGH, Judgment of August 4, 2020 - II ZR 174/19 in: Lindenmaier-Möhring Commentary (LMK) 2020, 435103, Munich 2020
  • Key Points Paper of the Federal Government on Electronic Securities and Crypto Tokens, in: Die Aktiengesellschaft (AG) 2019, R93-R95
  • Liability of a Strawman for the Forwarding of Fraudulently Obtained Payments, Note on BGH, Judgment of January 16, 2018 - VI ZR 474/1612, in: Lindenmaier-Möhring Commentary (LMK) 2018, online No. 406707, Munich 2018
  • Deletion of a Joint Mortgage for Claims from a Foreign Currency Bond (US Gold Dollar Bonds), Note on BGH, Judgment of December 12, 2008 – V ZR 49/08, in: Lindenmaier-Möhring Commentary (LMK) 2009, Online No. 292914 (with Götz Schulze), Munich 2008
  • Country of Origin Taxation of Cross-Border Executors – Comments on the ECJ Judgment of December 6, 2007 – C-401/06 (Commission/Germany), in: Zeitschrift für Steuerrecht (ZSteu) 2009, pp. 204 – 209 (with Götz Schulze)

Discussion Papers and Background Documents

Case Studies

  • Legal Clerkship Civil Law Exam: The Ambiguous Right of Residence, in: Juristische Schulung (JuS) 2008, pp. 536 – 542
  • Exercise Assignment Civil Law: Damage Compensation in Financing Leasing, in: Juristische Ausbildung (JURA) 2008, pp. 57 – 66 (with Andreas Heinemann)

Presentations, Workshops, and Seminars (Selection)

  • Presentation of the EBI Working Paper No. 150 on The Theory of Bank Resolution: Does the Bail-in Work? at the Sydney Banking and Financial Stability Conference, December 8-9, 2023 
  • Presentation of the EBI Working Paper No. 150 on The Theory of Bank Resolution: Does the Bail-in Work? at the 6th Conference on Law & Macroeconomics, at Tulane Law School, jointly with the Wharton School, Georgetown Law, Queen Mary University, Yale Law School, November 2-3, 2023
  • Workshop on the topic "Future under the Starry Sky: Your Vision of a Strong Europe," as part of the Euro20+ event organized by the Deutsche Bundesbank, November 24, 2023
  • European Green Bonds – Fade to Grey, lecture to students and alumni of the Master of Financial and the EBI Master in EU Banking & Financial Regulation at the Frankfurt School of Finance, January 13, 2023
  • Swiss Finance Institute Seminar on Negative Interest Rates in Switzerland, jointly with Martin Schlegel (SNB), Philippe Bacchetta (Uni Lausanne), Alfred Mettler (Uni Miami), Markus Bürgi (SFI), May 12, 2020
  • International Cooperation in Banking Supervision and Regulation, lecture at the Institute of Banking, Warsaw School of Economics, April 13, 2018
  • Seminar on the European Single Resolution Mechanism, sponsored by the Jean Monnet Module Erasmus+ at the Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine, Sumy, May 22, 2015
  • Regular lectures on current developments in banking supervisory law at the annual Bank Lawyers Day of Börsen-Zeitung and Wertpapier-Mitteilungen, in cooperation with Deloitte, Frankfurt am Main 
  • Lectures at the scientific symposium "Banking Supervision" of the Hochschule der Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe in cooperation with the Rheinischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband, Bonn (2020, 2015)
  • Regular courses on bank-specific topics in the Central Bankers Courses of the Study Center Gerzensee of the Foundation of the Swiss National Bank 
  • Seminars as part of International Central Bank Cooperation and Technical Assistance (including with the central banks of Thailand, Brazil, Ghana, and the Abu Dhabi Global Markets Financial Supervisory Authority, as well as in bilateral and multilateral seminars in Frankfurt/Main)