Legal Basis

The Law concerning the Establishment of a Max Weber Foundation, Bonn, (law establishing the Foundation) was passed on 20 June 2002 by the German Federal Parliament and came into effect on 1 July 2002. On 1 July 2009 the amended DGIA law comes into effect.

The statute, which meets the requirements of the amended law, was adopted by the Board of Trustees of the DGIA Foundation on 24 April 2009 and approved by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) in May 2009.