Dr. Christine Freifrau von Hauch

              Senior Associate

              Christine advises on commercial and trade law, with a focus on national and international distribution law, and on the law on General Terms and Conditions.

              Christine has particular expertise in the areas of national and international contract law, trade law and commercial law, with a focus on distribution law, especially franchising, commercial agents and authorised dealers, as well as the law of General Terms and Conditions. In addition, she supports national and international M&A transactions and litigation cases.

              Christine has advised in various sectors from professional services and telecommunications to retail and food, especially with regard to the establishment of cross-border distribution systems, namely franchise systems, and with regard to the appointment of commercial agents and authorised dealers as well as the legal consequences upon termination of such agreements.

              • Making aging plants fit for service, Managing Aging Plants Magazine, Volume 3, Issue 3, May/June 2017, Pages 27-30
              • Länderbeitrag Germany, in: International Franchise Handbook, 2nd Edition, April 2017
              • Innovation in Franchise-Systemen – rechtliche Anforderungen an Umfang und Inhalt von Änderungsvorbehaltsklauseln, in: DFV: Jahrbuch Franchising 2016/2017, S. 178–197 (mit Dr. Mathias Reif und Felix David, LL.M.)
              • Dauerbrenner: die vorvertragliche Aufklärung, in: Für-Gründer.de: Gründen mit Konzept – Erfolgreich selbständig mit Franchise, Ausgabe 02, August 2016 (mit Dr. Mathias Reif)
              • Länderbeitrag Germany, in: International Franchise Handbook, 1st Edition, 2015 (mit Dr. Mathias Reif)
              • Innovation in Franchise-Systemen – Was darf der Franchisegeber, was muss der Franchisenehmer?, in: FOR Systems, Ausgabe Nr. 9/Sommer 2015, S. 19–21 (mit Dr. Mathias Reif)
              • Franchising und Recht: Worauf ist zu achten?, in: Für-Gründer.de: Gründen mit Konzept – Erfolgreich selbständig mit Franchise, Ausgabe 01, August 2015 (mit Dr. Mathias Reif)
              • Räuberische Einzelaktionäre – Freigabeverfahren zeigt Wirkung, in: BankLounge, 2007
              German Association for Distribution Law (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Vertriebsrecht e.V.)

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