General Terms and Conditions Franklin’s Law B.V.

  1. The law firm Franklin’s Law B.V., also doing business as, (hereinafter: ‘SOURCE’) is a private limited company with its registered office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and listed in the Business Register under number 34251332.
  2. These general terms and conditions apply to any and all instructions that are issued to SOURCE (including additional instructions or follow-up instructions) and to the legal relationships arising from or relating to such instructions.
  3. Notwithstanding articles 7:404 and 7:407(2) of the Dutch Civil Code, instructions are solely accepted and executed by SOURCE. No rights can be derived by any third party from the work performed and the results arising from it.
  4. SOURCEs liability is limited to the amount that is paid out in the relevant case under SOURCE’s professional liability insurance, plus the excess that cannot be charged to the insurer under the policy conditions. Information regarding SOURCE’s professional liability insurance will be provided upon request.
  5. If, for whatever reason, no payment is made under the abovementioned professional liability insurance, SOURCE’s liability will be limited to the fee SOURCE has charged for the instructions concerned, up to a maximum of EUR 200,000.
  6. Where possible and reasonable, SOURCE will select the third parties to be engaged after consultation with the client but in any event with due care. SOURCE is not liable for any failure on the part of these third parties and has the right to accept, also on behalf of the client, any limitations of liability on the part of the third parties that are engaged by SOURCE, without prior consultation with the client.
  7. Any claims and rights on any legal basis vis-à-vis SOURCE in connection with the work performed by SOURCE will in any event lapse one year after the time at which the party concerned (the client or a third party) knew or could reasonably have known that such claims and rights existed.
  8. The client must indemnify SOURCE against any third-party claims, including any reasonable costs of defending such claims, that are in any way connected to the work performed for the client, unless the claims result from wilful conduct or gross negligence on the part of SOURCE.
  9. SOURCE may revise its fees every calendar year and will notify the client in writing of such revisions prior to the beginning of the new calendar year.
  10. The provisions of these general terms and conditions were also drafted for the benefit of SOURCE’s managing director and anyone who works or has worked for SOURCE, whether pursuant to an employment contract or otherwise.
  11. The legal relationship between SOURCE and the client, as well as anyone who uses its services, is governed by Dutch law. Disputes will exclusively be resolved by the competent court in Amsterdam.
  12. These general terms and conditions have been drafted in Dutch and English. In the event of any differences in content or purport, the Dutch text will prevail.

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P.O. Box 75538, 1070 AM Amsterdam

Anne Frankstraat 121, 1018 BZ Amsterdam is a strategic partner of SOLV

Under the trade name the practices with corporate personality Advocatenkantoor Virtu B.V. (KvK 34272334), Franklin’s Law B.V. (KvK 34251332), Bas Derhaag Advocatuur en Mediation B.V. (KvK 34233637), ESB Legal B.V. (KvK 71726608) and WiSe Legal B.V. (KvK 53300327) practice law. On all of our services our general terms and conditions are applicable, which terms and conditions contain a limitation of liability.
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