Prof. Dr. Thomas M.J. Möllers holds the Chair of Civil Law, Commercial Law, European Law, International Private Law and Comparative Law, Jean-Monnet-Chair ad personam at the University of Augsburg, Germany. He is the coordinator of the EU-funded Jean-Monnet-Centre of Excellence on European Integration – Rule of Law and Enforcement (INspiRE) and founder of Caplaw, a database on German and European Economic Law (www.caplaw.eu). He is Managing Director of the Augsburg Centre for European Legal Studies (CELOS). His research focuses on European law and European economic law. Through an intradisciplinary approach at the interface between (European) contract and tort law, capital markets law and company law, he contributes to new insights to improve law enforcement. Within this framework, his current research focuses in particular on questions of legal methods.