Commerciële contracten en procesrecht

De sectie ‘Commerciële contracten en procesrecht’ bestaat uit specialisten op het gebied van het (internationaal) contractenrecht. Zij treden op voor (internationale) ondernemingen gedurende alle fasen van een commercieel contract: van onderhandeling en opstelling tot beëindiging van het contract. De sectie heeft naast het geven van advies ook uitgebreide ervaring met procederen over contractuele geschillen, zowel bij de overheidsrechter als in arbitrageprocedures. Onze advocaten beschikken over ruime ervaring en grondige kennis van het civiele procesrecht en begeleiden u doeltreffend bij elke stap van de procedure.

Recente zaken

Acted for Rabobank on the collection of a receivable, pledged in its favour. In court proceedings in respect of the collection of the receivable, an objection to jurisdiction of the District Court of Amsterdam was filed on the basis that a pledgee should not be allowed to rely on a choice of forum in the underlying agreement between the pledgor and its counterparty. On behalf of Rabobank, we successfully opposed the objection both in the first instance and on appeal.

Acting for the owner in the acquisition of a private yacht.

Acted for a Dutch premier league soccer club in relation to (arbitration about) a transfer payment.

Acted for the litigation funding party of a collective action in the automotive industry.

Assisted Parcel International, a Dutch provider of forwarding and logistic services, in negotiating and setting up various joint ventures with international postal and air traffic organisations.

Represented one of Europe’s largest forwarding companies in trademark infringement proceedings regarding the extent of liability of intermediaries in international trade. The matter is pending before the Dutch national EU trademark court in The Hague and concerns legal questions that are at the crux of free movement of goods and the scope of trademark rights owners’ protection. 

Represented a wholesaler in the international trade of pharmaceutical products in summary proceedings whereby access to certain documents was claimed following an ex parte seizure at the premises of the defendant. The appeal proceedings are pending.

Acted as defence counsel for Orifarm A/S in summary proceedings concerning the alleged infringement of Allergan, INC’s second medical use claims for its Botox patent. The claims were refuted and Allergan did not appeal the decision.

Assisted the management of education administrative support company Vizyr now known as ONS (serving 400 schools and 8000 teachers/educational employees) to attempt to resolve  a commercial contract cancellation with its main customer.

Advised a foreign company on its entry to the Dutch food delivery market. Advice given on the company’s intellectual property structure, licensing contracts and terms of use.

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