Terms and Conditions

  1. Croon advocaten is a public limited company.
  2. These general terms and conditions apply to all instructions undertaken and to be undertaken (including additional instructions and follow-up instructions) by Croon advocaten, unless agreed otherwise in writing before an instruction is concluded. The applicability of general terms and conditions applied by the client is explicitly rejected.
  3. All instructions are accepted and undertaken by Croon advocated only by virtue of a contract for services, also if it is the explicit or implicit intention that an instruction will be undertaken by an individual partner and/or director of a partner and/or a colleague employed by Croon advocaten. The applicability of Sections 7:404 and 7:407, subsection 2 of the Netherlands Civil Code is excluded.
  4. The stipulations in these general terms and conditions can be invoked not only by the company, but also by an individual partner and/or a director of a partner and/or a person employed or previously employed by Croon advocaten.
  5. During the execution of its instructions, Croon advocaten will observe due care and attention.
  6. In the event that the execution of an instruction by Croon advocaten results in liability, this liability is limited to the amount that is paid out under the applicable professional indemnity insurance of Croon advocaten in the relevant case, plus the amount of the excess payable by Croon advocaten in accordance with the applicable policy conditions. A copy of the applicable policy conditions is available on request.
  7. When hiring third parties, Croon advocaten will observe due care and attention. Costs in relation to hiring such third parties will be passed on to the client. Every liability of Croon advocaten for shortcomings by these third parties is excluded. Insofar as third parties limit their liability for professional errors, Croon advocaten is entitled to accept such a limitation of liability on behalf of its client too.
  8. Croon advocaten invoices its activities on a monthly basis. Fee notes must be paid within 30 days of the fee note date, without suspension or set-off.
  9. Croon advocaten is entitled to review its fees on the 1st of January of each year. Croon advocaten will inform the client in advance.
  10. The legal relationship between the client and Croon advocaten is subject to the laws of the Netherlands. Disputes arising from the legal relationship between the client and Croon advocaten can only be submitted to the Dutch court.