The commissioned lawyer must keep an eye on a variety of different damage items and assert them against the opponent of the accident or his liability insurer.

As early as 2019, the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) confirmed in two rulings (BGH VI ZR 438/17 and BGH VI ZR 447/17) that the claims for damages of the "Securenta" investors (Göttingen Group) against management consulting and auditing companies of the financial group are statute-barred.