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Rolf Dotevall

Professor Emeritus

Department of
Visiting address
Vasagatan 1
41124 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 650
40530 Göteborg

About Rolf Dotevall

My current interest is in private law in general emphasising on company, contract, insolvency, tort and international private law.

I am responsible for courses in Comparative Law on master level and a course in comparative methodology in law for PhD-students.

I have giving lectures at universities in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Germany and England and was visiting professor at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 2007 and 2011.

I have been expert to grading committees for doctoral dissertations in Scandinavia and Germany.

In 2009 I was a member of the committee for the accreditation of the law programs at the Danish universities.

During 2011 I chaired the committee that evaluated and graded the law programs at Swedish universities.

In 2016 I was a member of a committee evaluating law programs at universities in Lithuania.

I have served as an adjunct judge at the Court of Appeal in Gothenburg.

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Research areas

  • Private law

Teaching areas

  • Private law

Selected publications

Aktiebolagsrätt : fördjupning och komparativ belysning
Dotevall, Rolf

Bolagsledningens skadeståndsansvar. 2 uppl
Dotevall, Rolf

Creditor Protection and braches of foreign companies ¬ between company law and insolvency law
Dotevall, Rolf
Paul Krüger Andersen & Karsten Engsig Sørensen (Eds) Company Law and Finance, 77, 2008

Avtalslagen. En kommentar, 4 uppl
Dotevall, Rolf