Distribution agreements in Germany

  • Germany

Distribution agreements, even if are atypical contracts like in most EU countries, should be drafted taking into account an extensive jurisprudence on important points of the agreements, such as non compete obligations, resale prices, advertising policies, territory restrictions, termination notices, etc.. The Guide provides also an overview on the most important Consumer law aspects that should be considered when drafting a distribution agreement in Germany, as well as, the criteria that are commonly used to establish if the distributor is entitled to a termination indeminity, and how to liquidate it.