Internationales Recht

International law

We understand your position in a global environment and its ramifications. Our international experts have over 25 years experience of handling international transactions as well as complex litigation and arbitration in cross-border matters, both domestically and abroad. Besides German we speak English, French and Spanish.

Our offices in Germany, Paris (France) and Beijing (China) are well equipped to serve the needs of our German as well as foreign clients. Where we need to source legal advice from outside Germany, France or China we are able to  call upon our international network of independent law firms – PANGEA NET (www.pangea-net.org). As a founding member of PANGEA NET we are well placed to source quality legal services in member countries and are able to meet our client’s needs through the co-operation of like-minded law firms. Should you need legal advice in countries where PANGEA NET is not yet represented, our network of correspondent law firms well established over the past decades through personal experience and our membership and prominent participation in UIA (Union Internationale des Avocats) (www.uianet.org) enable us to support you in your international endeavours. 

Area of law/practice

Export and import, international distribution

  • International purchase agreements, UN Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
  • International agency agreements
  • International distributor contracts
  • International General Terms of Purchase and Sale
  • Letters of credit
  • International bank guarantees
  • International collateralization of credits on goods
  • International sales tax law

International transfer of trade marks and technology

  • National and international application and management of trade marks
  • International trade mark strategies
  • International defense against pirated copies
  • International know-how protection
  • International patent license agreements
  • International know-how agreements
  • International mixed license agreements
  • Sale of IP
  • International non-disclosure agreements

International direct investments

  • Foundation of subsidiaries abroad
  • International tax law
  • Joint Ventures
  • International purchase and sale of companies
  • Management of participations abroad
  • Establishment of holding structures
  • Posting of employees
  • International labor law

International proceedings and arbitration

  • Litigation abroad
  • Enforcement of claims against foreign debtors
  • International arbitration proceedings (as party representative and arbitrator)
  • Strategies for the prevention of proceedings and reduction of risks

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