International Sporting Goods Industry (examples):
Drafting and negotiation of numerous national and international distribution-, license- and franchise agreements, cooperation-, sponsoring-, and agency agreements for leading domestic and international sports brands and their trading partners;
Providing strategic advice in the areas of trademark and design protection at global level including the handling and coordination of applications, rendering support in the event of conflicts with third party rights owners and the enforcement of IP rights (including the fight against counterfeits and in the area of parallel imports);
Drafting and negotiation of event marketing, sponsorhip, athletes' endorsement and promotion agreements also in the context of Olympic Games, world championships and other major events;
Implementation and legal structuring of sports series events and competitions;
Accompanying sports venues and franchise projects in Europe, Asia and the U.S.;
Rendering legal support in thes area of debt collection and the defense against third party claims e.g. in the field of product liability;
Legal coordination and advice provided to the international sporting goods industry in the field of marketing and avertising regulations of international sports federations including the IOC;
Representation of Sporting goods companies before international sports arbitration courts.
International Automotive Suppliers (examples):
Accompanying of negotiations between OEM and Tier One/Tier Two suppliers in R&D and cooperation fields;
Raising claims for or defending clients against third party claims of in the areas of warranty, product liability, including the representation of clients before international arbitration courts;
Drafting, revision or updating of general purchase and sales terms.
Service Providers like Market Research and IT Companies (examples):
Drafting and negotiation of customer and service agreements, general business terms;
Acting as lead counsel in various cross border M&A transactions including countries such as Sweden, Japan, India, China, Brasil and the U.S.
Accompanying the operative business of innovative IT-companies