Within the automotive industry Brödermann Jahn has advised both on car related transactions and on litigation.

The transactions experience includes

  • Preparations and negotiations of agreements on the production of German cars elsewhere in Europe;
  • Acquisition of a company producing parts of cars.

Litigation experience of Brödermann Jahn in the automotive industry includes

  • Litigation concerning a plant construction agreement (on behalf of a German car producer);
  • Various IP and customs law related injunctions, litigations and settlement negotiations (Hamburg is a good place to arrest goods infringing intellectual property rights).

The work scope within this industry requires advice in different fields of law including, inter alia, contract law, antitrust law, compliance (proper authorisations), private international law, arbitration and procedural law.