I. Private law:
Persecution of private law claims and defence against civil law claims (in court activity and out of court activity).
Legal representation of ecommerce sellers against platform operators (court activity and out of court activity).
II. Product safety law, consumer protection law, unfair competition law, trademark law and data protection law:
We provide legal advice to online retailers, manufacturers and logistics companies in regards to product safety law, consumer protection law, unfair competition law, trademark law and data protection law, as well as acting as a data protection officer on behalf of various companies.
III. VAT law and customs law:
We provide legal consulting for ecommerce sellers, logistics companies and manufacturers on VAT and customs law, as well as legal representation with tax authorities and customs authorities (in court activity and out of court activity). Where necessary, we also offer criminal defence in this field.
IV. Legal compliance:
We provide legal consulting for ecommerce sellers, logistics companies and manufacturers with regard to legal risks, identification of legal risks in business processes, preparation of reports, development of practical solutions to ensure compliance and more.
V. Legal reports:
Our teams are leading experts in the fields of drafting professional legal reports concerning a wide range of legal questions for ecommerce sellers and logistics companies.
VI. Contract design, standard terms:
We provide the design and framework of commercial contracts, distribution contracts, logistics contracts and fulfilment contracts as well as legal consulting and negotiations in this context.
VII. Criminal law (preliminary proceedings and criminal proceedings):
We offer criminal defence services in preliminary proceedings and criminal proceedings in exclusively white-collar crime cases with a particular focus on taxes (especially VAT), customs, other public charges and product-specific criminal offenses, e.g. the German Medicines Act (in court activity and out of court activity). In regard to criminal defence, we generally restrict our activity to the ecommerce, logistics and production sectors only. We represent both individuals and companies in preliminary and criminal proceedings.
Furthermore, we provide legal assistance and representation in filing criminal complaints on behalf of clients, especially in the case of criminal offenses against Chinese companies (mostly because of fraud).
VIII. Investment and M & A:
We specialise in strategic legal consulting on investments in Germany by foreign investors, especially from China.
Those services include, but are not limited to, contractual design, consulting and negotiations in the context of M&A transactions and trust agreements. Legal consulting for general questions regarding the law of limited liability companies (GmbH) within Germany.
IX. Legal workshops:
Internal legal workshops on the aforementioned areas of law.