Avocat au barreau de Paris

The firm's areas of practice mainly comprise assistance to professionals of the travel sector. The firm regularly advises and defends airlines. It can assist professionals in the travel and aviation sectors in the following missions:

Setting-up of the business:

  • Company incorporation – according to the intended travel project
  • Drafting of memorandum and articles of association; Formalities
  • Legal validation of the project
  • Contact with Atout France when needed

Negotiating and drafting contracts:

  • Distribution agreement, partnership, promoting, incentive agreements between tourism professionals
  • Leasing agreements, etc.
  • On-line distribution; General sales conditions, etc.

Protection of IP and IT rights:

  • Trade mark registration (on tourist products or services) before the INPI and the OAMI
  • Protection of commercial name and/or domain name
  • Protection of geographic name
  • New technologies – development strategy through IT
  • Advice on legal issues in relation with personal data

Labour law:

  • Drafting of labour contracts (including short term labour contracts)
  • Overseas employments issues
  • Dismissal and other forms of termination of the labour contract

Business development in the tourism sector:

  • Follow-up of regulations (special regulations: air carriers, travel agents, etc.)
  • Consumer law and competition law aspects
  • Shares transfer agreements, etc.

Dispute resolution in travel and aviation law:

  • Passengers disputes – carriers disputes (aviation...)
  • Disputes between operators
  • Unfair practice between professionals