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Yvonne Quad | quad(at)tigges.legal| 0211 8687-137

Rita d'Avis| davies(at)tigges.legal | 0211 8687-117

Our Sales and Distribution Systems practice group possesses long-standing experience in the entire area of sales and distribution law and advises national as well as international clients. The lawyers of TIGGES Rechtsanwälte render assistance in the selection of the sales and distribution system which is optimal for our clients. Our highly specialised team in addition to the pure contract-law issues always fully utilizes all tax-law, cartel-law and employment-law options.

In cases of conflicts, we profit from our experience in pre-judicial settlement through negotiation or mediation as well as the respectively requisite insistence in representing our clients in courts and in dealings with authorities.

A particular specialization lies in the field of direct marketing. Our advice here combines the various elements of distribution, competition and trademark legal consultation with the areas of e-commerce, Internet and data protection.

An additional focus of our activities lies is advising companies and entrepreneurs in the field of national and international franchise law with references to competition law. We provide comprehensive advice in the conception as well as further development and internationalization of franchise systems. Furthermore the advice and representation in the scope of disputes is part of our advisory portfolio.

Areas of Specialisation

  • Development of distribution systems
  • Drafting of distribution contracts
  • National and international franchising
  • Selective sales and other forms of distribution
  • Distance selling law
  • Telecommunication law
  • Direct marketing
  • General terms and conditions

We are member of DDV Deutscher Direktmarketing Verband e.V. (German Direct Marketing Association) and here active in the council Customer Services. Furthermore we are member of DFV Deutscher Franchise Verband e.V. (German Franchising Association) where our team member Rita d'Avies is listed as associated expert.


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