Dr. Diana Stage

Dr. Diana Stage

Attorney at Law

  • Studied Law at the University of Potsdam
  • Legal Clerkship at the Court of Appeal Berlin, Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research, including the Exchange Supervisory Authority Berlin
  • Long-term Occupation as Academic Assistant at the Chair for Criminal Law, in particular Commercial Criminal Law of Prof. Dr. Uwe Hellmann, University of Potsdam. Dr. Diana Stage remains in close connection with the Chair.
  • Doctoral Thesis in Criminal Law, in particular Capital Market Criminal Law. Awarded the Wolf-Rüdiger-Bub Award as best Criminal-Law-Thesis at the Law Faculty of the University of Potsdam in the academic year 2015/2016.
  • Member of the Criminal Policy Association of Brandenburg and the Association of Criminalists and Criminologists
  • Dr. Diana Stage gives regular lectures on Criminal Law and Commercial Criminal Law
  • Joined Tsambikakis & Partner in 2017

Languages: German and English

Important Publications

Ignorance is no Excuse in Law! Sec. 130 of the Act on Regulatory Offenses – A Criminal Liability Risk for the Management, in: KH-J 2017, pp. 111-113 (together with Prof. Dr. Michael Tsambikakis)

The Revision of the Punishability of Insider Trading and Market Manipulation in Germany – likewise a Critical Examination of the current Legislature

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 8th Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice” in Moscow on 21st October 2016, Moscow 2017, pp. 232-237 (translation by Alena Rudakouskaya, LL.M.)

 

Offences Against the Person – A Comparative Overview of the German, English and Belarusian Criminal Law (together with Alena Rudakouskaya, LL.M. and Jessica Storey), in:

Association of Criminalists and Criminologists No 1-4 2017, pp. 108-112

English Translation in: studere Spring-Summer 2017, pp. 38-43 (translation by Jessica Storey)

 

Women’s Criminality in Germany

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2017, pp. 620-624 (translation by Alena Rusakouskaya, LL.M.)

 

Punishable Market Manipulation during the Stock Issue Period sensu stricto, Doctoral Thesis, published by Nomos publishers, Baden-Baden 2016 (611 pages)

The debate concerning a reform of Capital Crimes in Germany

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2016, pp. 513-517 (translation by Dr. Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

The Social Profile of the Typical Offender in Commercial Criminal Law

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 7th Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 26th October 2015, Moscow 2016, pp. 27-33 (translation by Alena Rudakouskaya, LL.M.)

 

The Criminal Allocation of Killing in Connection with the Dispensing of Medical Drugs by doctors under German Law

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2015, pp. 570-573 (translation by Eugenie Link)

Illegal Drugs and Crime

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 6th Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 23rd October 2014, Moscow 2015, pp. 252-258 (translation by Eugenie Link)

 

Combating Drug-Related Crime in Germany

English Translation in: Paper Collection, The sixth Session of the international Forum on Crime and Criminal Law in the Global Era, Beijing, PR China 2014, pp. 242-248 (translation by Fiona Nelson)

The Revision of Foreign Trade (Criminal) Law in Germany on the example of “Unfreezing” frozen funds

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 5th Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 19th November 2013, Moscow 2014, pp. 143-147 (translation by Eugenie Link)

 

The Punishability of Vigilantism under German Law

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2014, pp. 445-451 (translation by Eugenie Link)

 

The Punishability of a Call for Vigilantism under German Law

Russian Translation in: Journal “Association of Criminalists and Criminologists” 2013/1, pp. 101-104 (translation by Eugenie Link)

 

“The Cannibal from Rothenburg”

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2013, pp. 410-415 (translation by Eugenie Link)

 

The Reformation of Market Abuse

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 5th Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 17th October 2012, Moscow 2013, pp. 153-163 (translation by Eugenie Link and Dr. Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

The Reformation of Market Abuse – An Example for EU-Law influencing National Criminal Law, in: Paper Collection, The fourth Session of the international Forum on Crime and Criminal Law in the Global Era, Beijing/ PR China, 2012.12.1-3, pp. 384-389; English Translation: idem., pp. 335-339

Regulation and Criminal Law Relevance of naked sales de lege lata and de lege ferenda – A German and a European Perspective, in: Grimm/Ladler (ed.), The tension between European Law and the Challenges of International Commercial Law, Stuttgart et al. 2012, pp. 69-97

Establishing a “Criminal Law Union” after the German Reunification

Russian Translation in: Lex Russica (Scientific Works of the Kutafin Moscow State Law University), Vol. 2/2012, Moscow 2012, pp. 410-415 (translation by Dr. Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

The Problem with establishing the Intent to Kill in Legal Practice

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2012, pp. 464-469 (translation by Dr. Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

Fighting Commercial Crime in Germany, in: Criminalist 4/2012, pp. 59-65

Criminal Law Relevance of naked stock sales in Germany

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 3rd Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 12th October 2011, Moscow 2012, pp. 213-223 (translation by Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

“Honour Killing” – Murder under German Criminal Law?, in: studere 1/2011, pp. 49-52

Russian Translation in: Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century, Moscow 2011, pp. 621-629 (translation by Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

The Financial Crisis and German Criminal Law

Russian Translation in: Materials of the 2nd Conference on Criminal Law “Commercial Criminal Law Offences in European and Russian Practice”, in Moscow on 7th October 2010, Moscow 2011, pp. 27-42 (translation by Pavel Golovnenkov)

 

Annotation on BGH (FCJ) NStZ 2008, 33, in: NStZ 2008, pp. 35-36 (Attraction of Donations by Public Officials – The “Kremendahl Case”) (together with Dr. Katharina Beckemper)

 

The Travelling Carpet Salesman, in: Hellmann (ed.): Casebook on Criminal Procedural Law, 3rd ed., Berlin et al. 2008, pp. 63-73

“My home is my Castle”, in: Hellmann (ed.), Casebook on Criminal Procedural Law, 3rd ed., Berlin et al. 2008, pp.99-108

The Suburban-Train Ride

 

Lectures

25th January 2018 (expected)

Criminalizing illegal Car-Races – The new Sec. 315d CC – Lecture at the 15th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

18th December 2017

Harmonization of Laws in EU-Member States through the issue of Directives – On the example of the Implementation of the Second Criminal Market Abuse Directive in Germany, Austria and Ireland (together with Jessica Storey) – Lecture at the 6th International Comparative Law Conference “Current Problems of Criminal Law in International Comparison” at the University of Potsdam

 

9th November 2017

Punishable Market Manipulation – Lecture in the Framework of the “Inter-State Conference of Expert Examiners for Financial Institutions” at the Finanzamt für Körperschaften I (Tax Office for Corporations)  in Berlin.

 

20th October 2017

Fighting Corruption in the Health-Care Sector in Germany

An Overview of the new Secs. 299a, 299b and 300 CC – Lecture at the 8th International Criminal Law Conference “Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

30th June 2017

Protection of Public Health by means of Consumer Protection on the example of “Legal Highs” – Lecture in the framework of the 7th tri-national Summer Law University “Protecting Customers in a Modern World” in Mink/Belarus

 

30th May 2017

Limiting Constitutional Rights of the Accused during Pre-Trial Detention in Germany – Lecture in the Framework of the tri-national Summer Law School “Constitutional Rights and Execution of a Sentence” at the University di Napoli Federico II in Naples/Italy

 

3rd May 2017

Theft by Burglary of Private Homes in Organized Crime – Lecture at the Federal Baltic Kant-University in Kaliningrad

 

27th January 2017

Women’s Criminality in Germany – Lecture at the 14th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

13th December 2016

Assault-Crimes – A Comparative Characterization of German, English and Belarussian Criminal Law (together with Jessica Storey and Alena Rudakouskaya, LL.M.) – Lecture at the 5th International Comparative Law Conference “Current Problems of Criminal Law in International Comparison” at the University of Potsdam

 

31st October 2016

The Revision of the Punishability of Insider Trading and Market Manipulation in Germany – likewise a Critical Examination of the current Legislature – Lecture at the 8th International Criminal Law Conference “Offences in Commercial Criminal Law: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

24th June 2016

Women and Crime in Germany – Lecture in the Framework of the 6th tri-national Summer Law School “The Legal Situation of Women in the Modern World: Content and Means of Legal Relief” in Minsk/Belarus

 

28th January 2016

The Current Debate on Reforming Capital Crimes in Germany – Lecture at the 13th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

26th October 2015

The Social Profile of the Typical Offender in Commercial Criminal Law – Lecture at the 7th International Criminal Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

1st May 2015

Commercial Crime: Reality and Criminal Law Measures – Lecture in the Framework of the International Criminal Law Conference at the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, Baku/Azerbaijan

 

29th January 2015

The Criminal Allocation of Killing in Connection with the Dispensing of Medical Drugs by doctors under German Law – Lecture at the 12th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

16th December 2014

The Punishability of a Call for Vigilantism under German Law – Lecture at the 3rd International Comparative Law Conference “Current Problems of Criminal Law in International Comparison” at the University of Potsdam

 

23rd October 2014

Illegal Drugs and Crime – Lecture at the 6th International Criminal Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

30th January 2014

The Punishability of Vigilantism under German Law – Lecture at the 11th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

19th November 2013

The Revision of Foreign Trade (Criminal) Law in Germany on the example of “Unfreezing” frozen funds – Lecture at the 5th International Criminal Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Perspectives” in Moscow

 

27th September 2013

The Punishability of the Athlete for (Self-) Doping in Competitive Sports in Germany – Lecture in the Framework of the 4th International Scientifically and Practically Oriented Conference “Current Problems of Criminal Policy” at the University of the Ministry of the Interior of Russia, Krasnodar/Russian Federation

 

6th May 2013

The Punishability of Vigilantism and the Call for Vigilantism under German Law – Lecture at the D.A. Kunaev-University for Law and Transportation, Almaty/Kazakhstan

 

25th January 2013

“The Cannibal of Rothenburg” – Lecture at the 10th International Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

17th October 2012

The Revision of Market Abuse – Lecture at the 4th International Commercial Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

27th June 2012

Market Abuse and Insider Trading – An Example for EU-Law influencing National Criminal Law – Lecture at the 2nd tri-national Summer Law School “Harmonization of national Legal Systems and Regional Integration” in Minsk/Belarus

 

25th May 2012

Commercial Crime: Reality and Criminal Law Measures – Lecture at the International Conference “Crime in Europe” in Skopje and Ohrid (Republic of Macedonia)

 

26th January 2012

The Problem with establishing the Intent to Kill in Legal Practice – Lecture at the 9th International Scientifically and Practically Oriented Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

12 October 2011

Criminal Relevance of Naked Sales in Germany – Lecture at the 3rd International Criminal Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow

 

23rd September 2011

Fighting Commercial Crime in Germany – Lecture at the International Science-Symposium “Criminal Law of Ukraine: 10 years of Expectations” at the University of the Ministry of the Interior of Ukraine in Lvov/Ukraine

 

24th June 2011

Regulation and Criminal Law Relevance of naked sales de lege lata and de lege ferenda – A German and a European Perspective – Lecture at the 12th Graduates Meeting in International Commercial Law “The tension between European Law and the Challenges of International Commercial and Corporation Law” at the Karl-Franzens-University in Graz/Austria

 

27th April 2011

Establishing a “Criminal Law Union” after the German Reunification – Lecture at the Conference “Problems in Fighting Crimes in a Post-Soviet Era” in Yerevan/Armenia

27th January 2011

“Honour Killing” – Murder under German Criminal Law? – Lecture at the 8th International Scientifically and Practically Oriented Conference “Criminal Law: Development Strategy in the 21st Century” in Moscow

 

7th October 2010

Financial Crisis and Criminal Law – Part II – Fraud through the Assessment by Rating Agencies – Lecture at the 2nd International Criminal Law Conference “Commercial Criminal Law Offences: Russian and European Practice” in Moscow