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On 8 July 2019, the Vienna Bar Association's advanced training seminar "Social Media & Law - Best Cases for Everyday Lawyers" will take place at the Hotel Montfort in Feldkirch. In the first part of this all-day event, communication and social media expert Petra Manninger will present success components of social media, best cases in the field of attorneys' activities, as well as customer and image management as a trainer. Afterwards, Arthur Stadler and Christina Stumpner-Trunk will speak on the legal situation of social media in Austria and the EU as well as on the current case law of the Austrian and European courts. Among other things, relevant aspects of media, competition, data, copyright and personality protection law as well as criminal and civil consequences of glorification of violence and incitement to hatred are dealt with. Current examples and judgements on the responsibility of platforms and/or users for content and (false) information via social media will also be discussed.