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Presentation Areas of expertise
FIDAL has developed considerable expertise in the following fields :

Anticompetitive practices and abuses of dominant positions

• Legal diagnosis of market power and its consequences under antitrust law

• Advising on the legal compliance of practices

• Managing micro-anticompetitive practices

• Assistance before the competition authorities and the national and European courts

• Anticipating / assisting in actions before the competent courts in the event of group actions relating to anticompetitive practices

Merger control

• Legal review of contemplated transactions

• Assistance with notifying concentrations, mergers-acquisitions and joint ventures to the national and European authorities

Pricing transparency and sales terms and conditions

• Compliance of commercial documents and commercial practices with the “Hamon” Act 

• Diagnosis of the company’s pricing and commercial practices

• Antitrust compliance analysis of sales terms and conditions

• Adaptation of pricing charters and sales terms and conditions

• Advising on the legal compliance and optimization of sales policies

Distribution agreements and networks

• Assistance in organizing and optimizing relations with business partners

• Legal review of distribution agreements and the organization of distribution networks

• Audit of agreements and distribution terms and conditions vis-à-vis business partners

• Advice on the implementation of distribution strategies at a national and international level

• Presentation of “multi-channel” distribution choices

International trade

• Operational advice on the international development of a company’s activity

• Assistance in transactions with foreign partners

• Sensitive clauses in international agreements


• B2B relations (e.g.: control of use of a website)

• B2C relations (e.g.: distance selling issues)

Consumer Affairs

• Compliance of commercial documents and commercial practices with the “Hamon” Act

• Assistance and advice on implementing product and service standards, contractual management of liabilities, criminal litigation, etc.

• Anticipating / assisting in actions before the competent courts regarding the new possibility (introduced under the Hamon Act) for consumer associations to initiate group actions on the basis of consumer law

Product crisis management

• Assistance and advice on the application of standards (labeling, safety, etc.) 

• Assistance in the event of product controls (fraud prevention, customs, etc.)

Advertising and sales promotions

• Assistance with implementing advertising campaigns or sales promotions (clearance sales, lotteries, gifts, etc.)

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