Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn

Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn

Attorney-at-law

Specialist Lawyer for Criminal Law

Specialist Lawyer for Medical Law

Attorney for the International Criminal Court, The Hague (The Netherlands)

Certified Defense Lawyer in Fiscal Offense Law
(DSV e.V.)

Certified Defense Lawyer in Business Criminal Law (white collar crime) (DSV e.V.)

Full Professor of Criminal and Public Law at the Cologne University of Technology

Lecturer of Medical Criminal Law at the University of Witten/Herdecke

About me


  • Born in 1971 
  • Studied law at the University of Cologne 1991-1996
  • Doctorate: 1997 and 2016
  • Legal clerkship: 1996-1998

Current professional activities

  • Lawyer since 15.11.2000, admitted as specialist lawyer for medical law and as specialist lawyer for criminal law, admitted as lawyer at the International Criminal Court, The Hague (Netherlands) and certified as defense lawyer in fiscal offense law (DSV e.V.) and in criminal business law (white collar crime) (DSV e.V.)
  • Active since 2000 as criminal defense lawyer in the fields of medical criminal law, commercial and tax criminal law as well as criminal law compliance
  •  Legal Adviser to the DGMKG German Society for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, North Rhine-Westphalia Regional Association
  • Legal adviser to the ECDI European Centers For Dental Implantology
  • Professor (part-time) at the Technical University) with teaching qualification for criminal and public law
  • Lecturer for Medical Criminal Law and Patient Rights at the Faculty of Health of the University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany
  • Member of the editorial board of the magazine "Police and Science", Publishing House for Police Science, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
  • Owner of EBV Editing BioSciences Publishing House for Medical and Health Sciences, Cologne
  • Scientific author and lecturer

Previous professional activities

  • In-house counsel for Bayer AG, including criminal prosecution of the withdrawal of the lipid-lowering drug Lipobay/Baycol in Germany and internationally (2000 to 2004)
  • Higher police enforcement service of the federal government (Federal Border Guard, today Federal Police), among others Head of Operations, member and legal adviser of the "Expo 2000" command staff in Hanover, training at the Police Management Academy in Münster (1998 to 2000)
  • Research assistant at the Chair for Civil Law, Civil Procedure Law and Philosophy of Law at the University of Cologne and at the Institute for Emergency Medicine of the Cologne Fire Brigade

Education

  • High School Graduation in Cologne (1991)
  • Law studies at the University of Cologne, degree: First State Examination in Law and Diploma in Law (1991 to 1996)
  • Doctoral studies in law at the University of Cologne, Chair of Civil Law, Civil Procedure Law and Philosophy of Law; Degree: Dr. iur. (with honors) (1996 to 1997)
  • Master's degree in Political Science, History and Philosophy at the University of Cologne (1996 to 1999)
  • Training for the higher police enforcement service of the Federation at the Federal Border Police Academy, Lübeck, and the Police Management Academy (now German Police University), Münster
  • Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Cologne (1996 to 1998), degree: Second State Examination in Law (with distinction)

Doctoral studies in theoretical medicine at the University of Witten/Herdecke, degree: Dr. rer. medic. (with honors) (2015 to 2016

Volunteer work

  • Train driver and instructor at the Voluntary Fire Brigade Cologne, (1988 to 1998)
  • Trainer and member of the board of the sports club (1989 to 1989)
  • Member of the civil protection staff of the City of Cologne (1992 to 1998) Collaboration at the Institute for Emergency Medicine of the Cologne Fire Department (1996 to 2005)
  • Dog handler in the rescue dog squadron of the German Red Cross Cologne (2014 to 2016)

Memberships

University Professor

“Both, the work as an attorney-at-law and as an university professor are leading to an excellent symbiosis of legal practice and jurisprudence. This is a benefit for clients, students and also for myself.”

Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn

Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn is not only working as a full-time lawyer but also as an university professor.

First of all Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn is a full professor for criminal law and public law at Cologne Technical University. He holds his chair at the Institute of Rescue Engineering and Civil Protection which belongs to the Faculty of Process Engineering, Energy and Mechanical Systems. As a professor of law Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn is – without a doubt – the “strange foreigner” at an engineering faculty. His scientific work there focusses on white collar crime, medical law and medical criminal law, environmental and technic law, building law and industrial safety law, fire and civil protection law and police and regulatory law.

The portfolio of his lectures contains accordingly i.e. medical law, operation law, legal principles including European law, environmental law and technic law. The courses are held as blended e-learning courses, which means that the courses are consisting of classroom events and of online video lectures. The students have also the possibility to assess the learning success on their own by using an assessment tool on the e-learning-platform. 

In addition Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn supervises project works, bachelor- and master-theses. With regard to his research obligation Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn attends research projects (i.e. sponsored by the EU or the German government) by providing legal expert opinions and legal advice on a regular basis and publishes scientific essay in legal journals and specialist books on law.

Within the scope of academic self government Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn serves as deputy chair of the examination board of his faculty.

Beside his work as a professor of law at Cologne Technical University, Prof. Dr. Dr. Karsten Fehn has a lectureship at the Faculty of Health at the University of Witten/Herdecke. He gives lectures at the Chair of Dental Surgery and Polyclinic Ambulance (tenured professorship of Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. dent. Jochen Jackowski) on medical legal and medical criminal legal aspects of dental medicine, especially on oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Books and Articles, Essays, Reviews

Books and Articles

  • K. Fehn/F. Sarangi/B. J. Fehn, Law Handbook for the Fire Department, Ambulance and Emergency Services [Rechtshandbuch für Feuerwehr-, Rettungs- und Notarztdienst], 4th Edition in preparation for 2021/2022 (up to 3rd Edition: K. Fehn/S. Selen, up to 2nd Edition: Law Handbook for the Fire Department and Emergency Services [Rechtshandbuch für Feuerwehr- und Rettungsdienst]), published by Stumpf & Kossendey (1st ed. Edewecht, Vienna 2000, 2nd ed. Edewecht, Vienna 2003, 3rd ed. Edewecht, Vienna 2010)
  • K. Fehn: Legal Aspects of Telemedicine,
    in: Gernot Marx/Rolf Rossaint/Nikolaus Marx (Editors), Telemedicine, Basics and Practical Use in Stationary and Ambulatory Facilities, 2020, p. 9 to p. 52,
  • K. Fehn, in: M. Möllers (ed.), Police Dictionary [Wörterbuch der Polizei], published by C.H. Beck, München, 1st ed. Munich 2001, 2nd ed. Munich 2010, 3rd ed. Munich 2019 (editing of approx. 120 keywords, with regards to the white collar crime, environmental law and hazardous substances law, fire and emergency rescue law [Bearbeitung von ca. 120 Stichworten insbesondere aus den Bereichen Wirtschafts- und Steuerstrafrecht, Umwelt- und Gefahrstoffrecht, Feuerwehr- und Rettungsdienstrecht], 
  • K. Fehn, Legitimacy of a 3-member-crew during nightflight of a Emergency Rescue helicopter - legal opinion on behalf of DRF Stiftung Luftrettung (Zulässigkeit des Einsatzes einer Drei-Personen-Besatzung im Nachtflugbetrieb von Rettungs- bzw. Intensiv-Transport-Hubschraubern (Rechtsgutachten im Auftrag der DRF Stiftung Luftrettung), EBV Editing BioSciences Verlag für Medizin und Gesundheitswissenschaften, Cologne, 2019
  • K. Fehn, Criminal Compliance in (Oral) Surgery Practice, especially in outpatient operations under general anesthesia – A medical examination of dental responsibilities at the interface between  anesthesia and (oral) surgery on the basis of (dental) medical duties for the development of appropriate criminal compliance instruments [Strafrechtliche Compliance in der (oral)chirurgischen Praxis, insbesondere bei ambulanten Operationen in Vollnarkose – Eine medizinrechtliche Untersuchung zahnärztlicher Verantwortungsbereiche an der Schnittstelle von Anästhesie und (Oral)Chirurgie auf der Basis (zahn)ärztlicher Pflichten zur Entwicklung von geeigneten strafrechtlichen Compliance-Instrumenten], EBV Editing BioSciences, Publisher for Medicine and Health Sciences, Cologne 2017
  • K. Fehn, Commentary on the Nordrhein-Westfalen Rescue Act [Kommentierung des RettG NRW],  in: Ch. Steegmann (ed.), The Fire Prevention and Assistance Act in Nordrhein-Westfalen [Das Recht des Feuerschutzes und der Hilfeleistung in Nordrhein-Westfalen], loose-leaf commentary, publishered by R. v. Decker (collaboration since 2003 to present)
  • K. Fehn, On the Legal Nature of the Emergency Service, Using the Example of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria [Zur Rechtsnatur des Rettungsdienstes am Beispiel von Baden-Württemberg und Bayern] (see also, the note on the German Federal Supreme Court ruling of 25.09.2007, Ref. KZR 48/05), in: K. Mendel/P. Hennes (ed.), Emergency Services Handbook [Handbuch des Rettungswesens], Loose-Leaf Publication, Mendel-Verlag Publishers, Bochum, edition: 138 supplement November 2008
  • B. J. Fehn/K. Fehn, Violations of the War Weapons Control Act [Verstöße gegen das Kriegswaffenkontrollgesetz], in: H. Achenbach/A. Ransieck (Ed.), Handbook on Commercial Criminal Law [Handbuch Wirtschaftsstrafrecht], chapter IV, paragraph 6, p. 274 to 312, published by C. F. Müller, 2nd ed. Heidelberg 2008
  • K. Fehn, Edit of the chapter: "Law" [Recht], in: R. Lipp/Hündorf/J. Becker (ed.), Emergency Services Lexicon [Lexikon Rettungsdienst], published by Stumpf & Kossendey, Edewecht, Vienna 2006
  • K. Fehn/S. Selen/F. König, The Immediate Admittance of the Mentally Ill Patient: A legal and medical introduction to the subject [Die sofortige Unterbringung psychisch Kranker. Eine juristisch-medizinische Themeneinführung], published by Stumpf & Kossendey, Edewecht, Vienna 2003
  • K. Fehn, Overview of The Legal Responsibility of Control Room Personnel [Die rechtliche Verantwortlichkeit des Leitstellenpersonals im Überblick], in: R. Lipp (ed.), Emergency Services Forum + Control Room [Forum Rettungsdienst + Leitstelle] 2002, Contributions on Current Questions in the Emergency Services and Emergency Medicine [Beiträge zu aktuellen Fragen in Rettungsdienst und Notfallmedizin] (conference transcript), p. 111 to p. 117, published by Stumpf & Kossendey, Edewecht, Vienna 2003
  • K. Fehn/M. Brauns, German Federal Armed Forces and Internal Security – An analysis of the legal capabilities and restrictions of the duties entrusted to the police by the armed forces, with regards to passenger planes that have been hijacked for terrorist purposes [Bundeswehr und innere Sicherheit – Eine Analyse der rechtlichen Möglichkeiten und Grenzen polizeilicher Aufgabenwahrnehmung durch die Streitkräfte, insbesondere bei zu Terrorzwecken entführten Passagierflugzeugen], published by Verlag für Polizeiwissenschaft, Frankfurt am Main 2003
  • K. Fehn/M. Brauns, Party Proceedings Pursuant to Art. 21 (2) Constitutional Law and the Application for the Prohibition of the National Democratic Party of Germany [Parteiverbotsverfahren nach Art. 21 Abs. 2 GG und NPD-Verbotsantrag], in: Ch. van Ooyen/M. Möllers (ed.), Public safety put to the test: September 11th and the ban on the National Democratic Party of Germany [Die öffentliche Sicherheit auf dem Prüfstand: 11. September und NPD-Verbot], p. 131 to p. 174, published by Verlag für Polizeiwissenschaft, Frankfurt am Main 2002
  • K. Fehn, The Terminal Patient From a Legal Point of View [Der sterbende Patient aus rechtlicher Sicht], in: W. Schirrmeister (ed.), Emergency Services Forum [Forum Rettungsdienst] 2000, Contributions on Current Questions in the Emergency Services and Emergency Medicine [Beiträge zu aktuellen Fragen in Rettungsdienst und Notfallmedizin] (conference transcript), p. 19 to p. 23, published by Stumpf & Kossendey, Edewecht, Vienna 2001
  • K. Fehn, Public liability and civil liability for contaminated sites – A comparative analysis of public and civil law, with particular reference to the Closed Substance Cycle and Waste Management Act and the Environmental Liability Act [Öffentlich-rechtliche Verantwortlichkeit und zivilrechtliche Haftung für Altlasten – Eine vergleichende Untersuchung von öffentlichem und zivilem Recht unter besonderer Berücksichtigung des Kreislaufwirtschafts- und Abfallgesetzes sowie des Umwelthaftungsgesetzes], published by Peter Lang – European Science Publishers, Frankfurt am Main, Bern, New York, Paris, Vienna 1998

Essays

  • K. U. Herbst/K. Fehn, On the criminal liability of medical further education events and medical sponsoring, according to penal code §§ 299a, 299b [Zur Strafbarkeit medizinischer Fortbildungsveranstaltungen und medizinisches Sponsoring gemäß §§ 299a, 299b StGB] (working title), 
    in preparation for 2019
  • K. Fehn/K. Benz/J. Jackowski/V. Nickenig, Information and educational documentation in oral and OMF surgery, based on examples from case law and practice [Aufklärung und Aufklärungsdokumentation in der Oral- und MKG-Chirurgie anhand von Beispielen aus Rechtsprechung und Praxis],
    will be published in the August-issue of Der MKG-Chirurg – oral and maxillofacial surgery medical journal
  • K. Fehn, Full Legal Age as condition for beginning an Eductaion as Paramedic in accordance to the Paramedic Act?,
    Notfall+Rettungsmedizin, will be published in 2021
  • K. Fehn, Dentists as „Manufacturers“ of “Custom Made Designs” in accordance to the Medical Device Regulation?,
    ZMGR – Zeitschrift für das gesamte Medizin- und Gesundheitsrecht, will be published in 2021
  • K. Fehn, Legitamacy of Controlled Substances Administration by Paramedic Staff on the basis of a Devolvement by the Chief Physician of the Emergency Medical Service in respect of sections 29, 13 German Narcotics Act, sections 5, 1 German Non-Medical Practioners Act and sections 223 pp., 13 German Criminal Code,
    Polizei & Wissenschaft, Volume 4/2020, p. 2 to p. 29
  • K. Fehn, Automatic External Defibrillators in Business and Public (Part 2): Elimination of Safety Inspections and Classification of Installation Sites as Public Space,
    Rettungsdienst, Volume 12/2020, p. 82 bis p. 86
  • K. Fehn, Automatic External Defibrillators in Business and Public (Part 1): Operator, Economic Ownership and Third Party Liability,
    Rettungsdienst, Volume 9/2020, p. 88 to S. 92
  • K. Fehn, Taking mentally ill patients into custody - systematics and legal prerequisites (Die sofortige Unterbringung psychisch Kranker - Systematik und Voraussetzungen), Rettungsdienst, issue 8/2019, p. 82 to p. 86
  • K. Fehn/J. Jackowski, "Speech is Silver, Silence is Golden" – Legal issues of (dental) medical confidentiality according to penal code § 203 para. 1 No. 1 ["Reden ist silber, Schweigen ist gold" – Rechtsfragen der (zahn)ärztlichen Schweigepflicht gemäß § 203 Abs. 1 Nr. 1 StGB],
    ZMGR – Journal for Comprehensive Medical and Health Law, issue 3/2018, p. 159 to p. 178
  • K. Fehn/J. Jackowski, "What is Written, is Remembered" – the obligation of creating (dental) medical documentation and the patient's file as record, with regards to criminal law; Part 2: Manipulation of documentation, the right to inspect and the obligation to provide evidence, ["Wer schreibt, der bleibt" – Zur (zahn)ärztlichen Dokumentationspflicht und der Patientenakte als Urkunde im strafrechtlichen Sinn; Teil 2: Manipulation der Dokumentation, Einsichtnahmerecht und Befundsicherungspflicht,
    Die Quintessenz – monthly dentistry periodical, issue 8/2018, p. 932 to p. 938
  • K. Fehn/J. Jackowski, "What is Written, is Remembered" – the obligation of creating (dental) medical documentation and the patient's file as record, with regards to criminal law; Part 1: Basics, data protection and violation of the documentation obligation ["Wer schreibt, der bleibt" – Zur (zahn)ärztlichen Dokumentationspflicht und der Patientenakte als Urkunde im strafrechtlichen Sinn; Teil 1: Grundlagen, Datenschutz und Verletzung der Dokumentationspflicht],
    Die Quintessenz – monthly dentistry magazine, issue 7/2018, p. 828 to p. 837
  • K. Fehn/Ch. Schirra/H.-J. Nickenig/J. Jackowski, The duty to provide dental information, with regards to prosthetic fittings in particular [Zur zahnärztlichen Aufklärungspflicht, insbesondere bei prothetischer Versorgung],
    Die Quintessenz – monthly dentistry magazine, issue 1/2018, p. 32 to p. 42
  • K. Fehn, Analgesia by opioid containing pharmaceuticals administered by paramedics under the Paramedic Act (Analgesie mit opioidhaltigen Arzneimitteln durch Notfallsanitäter unter der Geltung des Notfallsanitätergesetzes), 
    MedR – Medizinrecht, issue 6/2017, p. 453 to p. 459
  • K. Fehn/K. Benz/J. Brokmann/J. Jackowski, Considerations for criminal compliance in (oral) surgical practice [Überlegungen zur strafrechtlichen Compliance in der (oral)chirurgischen Praxis],
    ZMGR – journal for comprehensive medical and health law, issue 5/2017, p. 308 to p. 317
  • J. Jackowski/K. Benz/K. Fehn, Criminal law compliance when performing outpatient operations under general anesthesia [Strafrechtliche Compliance bei der Durchführung ambulanter Operationen in Vollnarkose],
    Deutsche Zahnärztliche Zeitschrift – German dental journal, issue 5/2017, 72: p. 398 to p. 410
  • K. Fehn, Official liability of the German National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians for medical treatment errors [Amtshaftung der Kassenärztlichen Vereinigung für notärztliche Behandlungsfehler],
    Der Gynäkologe – gynecology periodical, issue 10/2017, p. 2 to p. 3
  • K. Fehn, Official liability of the German National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians for medical treatment errors in the context of operations by the public ambulance service [Amtshaftung der Kassenärztlichen Vereinigung für notärztliche Behandlungsfehler im Rahmen von Einsätzen des öffentlichen Rettungsdienstes] – Notes on the German Federal Supreme Court ruling dated 12.01.2017 – III ZR 312/16,
    MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 7/2017, p. 543 to p. 546
  • K. Fehn, The new Medical Device Directive – An overview of the new regulation and the question of the legitimacy of admissions in medical devices, through the use of e-learning platforms [Die neue MPBetreibV – Ein Überblick über die Neuregelung und zur Frage der Zulässigkeit von Einweisungen in Medizinprodukte durch Nutzung von E-Learning-Plattformen],
    ZMGR – journal for comprehensive medical and health law, issue 2/2017, p. 91 to p. 97
  • K. Fehn, The ordering of non-medicinal substances – A legal assessment using the example of paraffin oil [Zur Bestellung nicht arzneilich wirkender Substanzen – Eine juristische Einschätzung am Beispiel des Paraffinöls],
    Deutsches Tieraerzteblatt – German veterinary journal, issue 2/2017, p. 154 to p. 157
  • K. Fehn, On the issue of criminal liability of partner factoring in dental practices and dental laboratories under the system of new penal codes §§ 299a, 299b [Zur Frage der Strafbarkeit des sog. Partnerfactorings bei Zahnarztpraxen und Dentallaboren unter dem Regime der neuen §§ 299a, 299b StGB],
    GesR – journal on health law, issue 6/2016, p. 333 to p. 339
  • K. Fehn, Partner Factoring: Correct development still possible [Partner-Factoring: Korrekt ausgestaltet weiterhin möglich],
    dzw – weekly dentistry magazine, edition 17/2016, p. 4
  • K. Fehn, Criminal liability risks for emergency physicians and task forces in a telemedical system [Strafbarkeitsrisiken für Notärzte und Aufgabenträger in einem Telenotarzt-System],
    MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 8/2014, p. 543 to p. 552
  • K. Fehn/F. Schultehinrichs, On the binding effect of municipal certificates on the tax-privileged implementation of modernization and repair measures in the assessment procedure and in the tax penalty procedure [Zur Bindungswirkung von städtischen Bescheinigungen über die steuerbegünstigte Durchführung von Modernisierungs- und Instandsetzungsmaßnahmen im Veranlagungsverfahren und im Steuerstrafverfahren],
    wistra – journal on economic criminal law and criminal code for tax offences, issue 7/2014, p. 249 to p. 256
  • K. Fehn, The impunity of special laboratory services provided in a laboratory community [Zur Straflosigkeit von in einer Laborgemeinschaft erbrachten Speziallaborleistungen] – notes on the German Federal Supreme Court ruling of  25.01.2012 – 1 penalty 45/11,
    MedR 2012, 388 = BGHSt 57, 95 et seq.,  MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 6/2014, p. 377 to p. 384
  • K. Fehn/A. Koyuncu/C. Meyer, Criminal liability risks following the submission of unauthorized medicinal products, in the context of individual therapeutic trials or hardship programs [Strafbarkeitsrisiken im Nachgang zur Abgabe nicht zugelassener Arzneimittel im Rahmen von individuellen Heilversuchen oder Härtefallprogrammen],
    PharmR – journal on pharmaceutical law, issue 4/2014, p. 135 to p. 141
  • K. Fehn/C. Meyer, The criminal justification of individual therapy trials and the relationship to penal codes § 34 to § 21 para. 2 no. 6 of the Medicines Act [Die strafrechtliche Rechtfertigung individueller Heilversuche und das Verhältnis von § 34 StGB zu § 21 Abs. 2 Nr. 6 AMG],
    PharmR – pharmaceutical law, issue 3/2014, p. 91 to 97
  • K. Fehn/F. Heckenbüker, Oral surgeon, anesthesiologist, prosecutor!? [Oralchirurg, Anästhesist, Staatsanwalt!?] – Part 2,
    Oralchirurgie – journal on oral surgery, issue 3/2013, p. 40 to p. 41
  • K. Fehn/F. Heckenbüker, Oral surgeon, anesthesiologist, prosecutor!? [Oralchirurg, Anästhesist, Staatsanwalt!?] – Part 1,
    Oralchirurgie – journal on oral surgery, issue 4/2013, p. 40 to p. 41
  • K. Fehn, On the referral competence and medical command authority of the emergency physician and senior emergency physician, using the state of Hesse as an example [Zur Zuweisungskompetenz und medizinischen Einsatzleitungsbefugnis von Notarzt und Leitendem Notarzt am Beispiel des Landes Hessen],
    Polizei & Wissenschaft – journal on police and science, edition 2/2009, p. 30 to p. 44
  • K. Fehn, On the legal admissibility of analgosedation in emergency services without the presence of a doctor, Part 2: Analgosedation using morphine in acute coronary syndrome [Zur rechtlichen Zulässigkeit einer arztfreien Analgosedierung im Rettungsdienst, Teil 2: Analgosedierung mittels Morphin beim akuten Koronarsyndrom],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine, issue 2/2009, p. 37 to p. 40
  • K. Fehn, On the legal admissibility of analgosedation in emergency services without the presence of a doctor, Part 2: Analgosedation using ketamine and midazolam in isolated extremity trauma [Zur rechtlichen Zulässigkeit einer arztfreien Analgosedierung im Rettungsdienst, Teil 1: Analgosedierung mittels Ketamin und Midazolam beim isolierten Extremitätentrauma],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine, issue 1/2009, p. 1 to p. 10
  • K. Fehn, An overview of medical treatment procedures as bodily harm and the criminal significance of lack of information [Der medizinische Heileingriff als Körperverletzung und die strafrechtliche Bedeutung von Aufklärungsmängeln im Überblick],
    GesR – journal on health law, issue 1/2009, p. 11 to p. 17
  • K. Fehn, On the legal nature of the emergency services, using the example of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria [Zur Rechtsnatur des Rettungsdienstes am Beispiel von Baden-Württemberg und Bayern] (notes on the German Federal Supreme Court ruling of 25.09.2007, ref. KZR 48/05),
    MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 4/2008, p. 203 to p. 207
  • K. Fehn, The documentation obligation and duty violation of the emergency physician and the non-medical assistant personnel in the emergency service [Zur Dokumentationspflicht und -pflichtverletzung des Notarztes und des nichtärztlichen Assistenzpersonals im Rettungsdienst],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine 2008, p. 169 to p. 174
  • K. Fehn, Errors in emergency medicine in criminal law [Der notärztliche Behandlungsfehler im Strafrecht],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine 2008, p. 85 to p. 89
  • K. Fehn/F. Schultehinrichs/O. Lagodny, Notes on the ruling by the Frankfurt am Main Court of Appeal of 01.03.2007, ref. 2 extradition A 73/06: Assurances in the extradition procedure,
    NStZ – new journal for criminal law, issue 3/2008, p. 166 to p. 168
  • K. Fehn, " The obligation to document medical and non-medical personnel, especially in aspects of criminal law" [Die Dokumentationspflicht des ärztlichen und nichtärztlichen Personals insbesondere unter strafrechtlichen Aspekten],
    GesR – journal on health law, issue 11/2007, p. 504 to p. 509
  • K. Fehn, Errors in medical treatment, from a criminal point of view [Der ärztliche Behandlungsfehler aus strafrechtlicher Sicht],
    GesR – journal on health law, issue 10/2007, p. 385 et seq.
  • K. Fehn, In brief: the policy of immediate admission of the mentally ill patient [Kurz gefasst: Die ordnungsrechtliche sofortige Unterbringung psychisch Kranker],
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 11/2005, p. 66 to p. 69
  • K. Fehn, The policy of immediate admission of the mentally ill patient [Die ordnungsrechtliche sofortige Unterbringung psychisch Kranker],
    Polizei & Wissenschaft – journal on police and science, edition 3/2004, p. 58 to p. 66
  • K. Fehn, Emergency services in court: civil law [Rettungsdienst vor Gericht: Zivilrecht],
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 4/2004, p. 64 to p. 65
  • K. Fehn, The practical case: the right defendant in the event of an emergency medical error [Der praktische Fall: Richtiger Anspruchsgegner bei notärztlichem Behandlungsfehler],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine, issue 6/2003, p. 237 to p.240
  • K. Fehn, Collaboration of the BOS services in the event of an attack – Joint operations of police, fire and rescue service [Zusammenwirken der BOS beim ersten Angriff – Gemeinsame Einsätze von Polizei, Feuerwehr und Rettungsdienst],
    DPolBl. – German police journal, issue 5/2003, p. 25 to p. 28
  • K. Fehn, The right to liquidation for the coroner’s inquest in the public ambulance service by emergency physicians appointed by the hospital [Zur Liquidationsberechtigung für die Leichenschau im öffentlichen Rettungsdienst durch vom Krankenhaus gestellte Notärzte],
    Der Notarzt – journal on emergency medicine, issue 2/2003, p. 84 to p. 89
  • K. Fehn, Guidelines, Directives, Recommendations and Opinions – On the compatibility of various laws in medicine [Richtlinien, Leitlinien, Empfehlungen und Stellungnahmen - Zur Verbindlichkeit verschiedener Rechtssätze in der Medizin],
    Medizin im Dialog – medical journal, issue 4/2002, p. 9 to p. 11
  • K. Fehn/S. Selen, Voluntary employment of young people in the emergency services. A violation of the Youth Employment Law? [Ehrenamtlicher Einsatz von Jugendlichen in der Notfallrettung. Ein Verstoß gegen das JArbSchG?],
    MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 9/2002, p. 449 to p. 452
  • K. Fehn, Emergency services and registered doctors – tips to improve cooperation [Rettungsdienst und niedergelassene Ärzte – Hinweise für eine bessere Zusammenarbeit],
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 3/2002, p. 4 to p. 8
  • K. Fehn, The right defendant in the event of mistakes made in the clinical sector [Der richtige Anspruchsgegner bei Behandlungsfehlern im klinischen Bereich],
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 2/2002, p. 1 to p. 7
  • K. Fehn, The legal meaning of medical treatment error [Die rechtliche Bedeutung des ärztlichen Behandlungsfehlers], Part 2,
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 1/2002, p. 2 to p. 6
  • K. Fehn, The legal meaning of medical treatment error [Die rechtliche Bedeutung des ärztlichen Behandlungsfehlers], Part 1,
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 4/2001, p. 1 to p. 5
  • K. Fehn, Problems in the enforcement of police costs, in particular by the German Federal Border Police [Probleme bei der Geltendmachung von Polizeikosten, insbesondere durch den Bundesgrenzschutz],
    Polizeijournal – police journal, issue 7 and 8/2001, p. 11 to p. 15 and Deutsche Zoll- und Polizeizeitschrift – journal on German customs department and German police department, issue 10/2001, p. 5 to p. 7
  • K. Fehn, A brief outline of the medical error [Der ärztliche Behandlungsfehler im Abriss],
    ZaeFQ – journal on medical education and quality assurance, issue 7/2001, p. 469 to p. 474
  • K. Fehn, Benefits and limitations of the living will from a legal point of view [Nutzen und Grenzen der Patientenverfügung aus rechtlicher Sicht], Part 2,
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 3/2001, p. 1 to p. 7
  • K. Fehn, Benefits and limitations of the living will from a legal point of view [Nutzen und Grenzen der Patientenverfügung aus rechtlicher Sicht], Part 1,
    Medizin im Dialog – journal on medical law, issue 2/2001, p. 1 to p. 6
  • K. Fehn, Legal issues at meetings, in particular self-determination of the place of assembly and jurisdiction of the Federal Border Guard [Rechtsprobleme bei Versammlungen, insbesondere Selbstbestimmung des Versammlungsorts und Zuständigkeit des Bundesgrenzschutzes],
    Polizeijournal – police journal, issue 3, 4/2001, p. 43 to p. 53
  • K. Fehn, Exit Ban and Reporting Requirements – New ways to prevent violence by hooligans [Ausreiseuntersagung und Meldeauflagen – Neue Möglichkeiten zur Verhinderung von Gewalttaten durch Hooligans],
    DPolBl. – German police journal, issue 3/2001, p. 23 to p. 24
  • K. Fehn/U. Mehler, Product and trademark counterfeiting [Produkt- und Markenpiraterie],
    Polizei & Wissenschaft – journal on police and science, issue 2/2001, p. 22 to p. 27
  • K. Fehn, Responsibility of the German Federal Border Police in connection with narcotics-related crime [Zuständigkeit des Bundesgrenzschutzes im Zusammenhang mit BtM-Kriminalität],
    Deutsche Zoll- und Polizeizeitschrift – journal on German customs department and German police department, issue 2/2001, p. 6 to p. 7
  • K. Fehn, Jurisdictional issues between the German Federal Border Police and the German National Police – railway and aviation security sectors or location-dependent monitoring [Zuständigkeitsfragen zwischen Bundesgrenzschutz und Landespolizei – Bereiche Bahn und Luftsicherheit bzw. lagebildabhängige Kontrolle], Part 3,
    Die Polizei – police journal, issue 4/2001, p. 114 to p. 117
  • K. Fehn, Jurisdictional issues between the German Federal Border Police and the German National Police – railway and aviation security sectors or location-dependent monitoring [Zuständigkeitsfragen zwischen Bundesgrenzschutz und Landespolizei – Bereiche Bahn und Luftsicherheit bzw. lagebildabhängige Kontrolle], Part 2,
    Die Polizei – police journal, issue 3/2001, p. 83 to p. 86
  • K. Fehn, Jurisdictional issues between the German Federal Border Police and the German National Police – railway and aviation security sectors or location-dependent monitoring [Zuständigkeitsfragen zwischen Bundesgrenzschutz und Landespolizei – Bereiche Bahn und Luftsicherheit bzw. lagebildabhängige Kontrolle], Part 1,
    Die Polizei – police journal, issue 1/2001, p. 8 to p. 17
  • K. Fehn, The enforcement of combat dog regulations by the German Federal Border Police in the context of railway police duties [Vollzug von sog. Kampfhundeverordnungen durch den Bundesgrenzschutz im Rahmen bahnpolizeilicher Aufgabenwahrnehmung],
    Deutsche Zoll- und Polizeizeitschrift – journal on German customs department and German police department, issue 11/2000, p. 25 to p. 29 and Polizeijournal – police journal, issue 1/2/2001, p. 67 to p. 71
  • K. Fehn/A. Hoppe, Legitimacy of police measures against public authorities [Zulässigkeit polizeilicher Maßnahmen gegen Hoheitsträger],
    Polizei & Wissenschaft – journal on police and science, issue 2/2000, p. 15 to p. 20
  • K. Fehn, The Importance of the Patient’s Last Will and Testament in Emergency Services, Part 2: Case studies, German Supreme Court case law on the need for guardianship consent in the event of discontinuation of treatment, criminal relevance of the patient’s last will and testament, [Die Bedeutung des Patiententestaments im rettungsdienstlichen Einsatz, Teil 2: Beispielsfälle, BGH-Rechtsprechung zum Erfordernis einer vormundschaftsgerichtlichen Zustimmung bei Behandlungsabbruch, strafrechtliche Relevanz des Patiententestaments,
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 11/2000, p. 1102 to p. 1104
  • K. Fehn, The Importance of the Patient’s Last Will and Testament in Emergency Services, Part 1: Euthanasia, patient's last will and testament, problems in emergency services [Die Bedeutung des Patiententestaments im rettungsdienstlichen Einsatz, Teil 1: Sterbehilfe, Patiententestament, Probleme im Rettungsdienst],
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 10/2000, p. 991 to p. 993
  • K. Fehn, Exit ban on the defense against "Danger to the considerable interests of the Federal Republic of Germany" in connection with international sporting events [Ausreiseuntersagung zur Abwehr von „Gefahren für erhebliche Belange der Bundesrepublik Deutschland“ im Zusammenhang mit internationalen Sportereignissen],
    Polizei & Wissenschaft – journal on police and science, issue 1/2000, p. 19 to p. 30
  • K. Fehn/A. Lechleuthner, Official liability in the case of an emergency medical error [Amtshaftung bei notärztlichem Behandlungsfehler],
    MedR – Medizinrecht – journal on medical law, issue 3/2000, p. 114 to p. 123
  • K. Fehn, Use of special rights in road traffic by fire and rescue services, Part 2: Practice-relevant questions [Zur Inanspruchnahme von Sonderrechten im Straßenverkehr durch Feuerwehr und Rettungsdienst], Teil 2: Praxisrelevante Fragestellungen,
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 2/1999, p. 52 to p. 55
  • K. Fehn, Use of special rights in road traffic by fire and rescue services, Part 1: Basics / Code of Conduct [Zur Inanspruchnahme von Sonderrechten im Straßenverkehr durch Feuerwehr und Rettungsdienst, Teil 1: Grundlagen/Verhaltensregeln],
    Rettungsdienst – journal on emergency services, issue 1/1999, p. 42 to p. 44 und p. 53 to p. 56
  • Lechleuthner/K. Fehn, The use of first responders in public emergency services – An analysis [Der Einsatz von First Respondern im öffentlichen Rettungsdienst – Eine Analyse],
    http://www.stadt-koeln.de/rettung/ ifn/wissenschaft/artikel/00415/index.html, 1998 (electronic only; no longer available)
  • Lechleuthner, K. Fehn, The emergency services medical director [Der Ärztliche Leiter Rettungsdienst],
    http://www.stadt-koeln.de/rettung/ ifn/wissenschaft/artikel/00369/index.html, 1998 (electronic only; no longer available)
  • K.Fehn/C. Laschet, The determination of locality within the meaning of § 906 BGB [Die Bestimmung der Ortsüblichkeit im Sinne des § 906 BGB],
    UPR – Environmental and Planning Law, issue 1/1998, p. 7 to p. 12
  • K. Fehn/B. J. Fehn, The constitutional legitimacy of blue helmet deployments of the German Army [Die verfassungsrechtliche Zulässigkeit von sog. Blauhelmeinsätzen der Bundeswehr],
    Jura – legal training journal, issue 12/1997, p. 621 to p. 624
  • J. Fehn/K. Fehn, Transfer of a pension from an approved secondary employment in the civil service [Anrechnung einer Rente aus einer genehmigten Nebentätigkeit auf die beamtenrechtliche Versorgung],
    vr – management review magazine, issue 3/1997, p. 73 to p. 77
  • K. Fehn/B. J. Fehn, Revision and illegitimate complaint in financial court proceedings [Revision und Nichtzulassungsbeschwerde im finanzgerichtlichen Verfahren],
    ZfZ – journal for customs and excise duties, issue 4/1995, p. 98 to p. 108
  • K. Fehn/B. J. Fehn, Fundamental rights versus fundamental rights. The problem of fundamental rights conflicts based on cases [Grundrecht versus Grundrecht. Die Problematik der Grundrechtskollisionen anhand von Fällen],
    vr – management review magazine, issue 12/1994, p. 413 to p. 420

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