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"Country cards" of more than 140 countries and national law

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International Conventions

The main conventions and model laws with the relevant status of ratification

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Detailed country reports on agency distribution and franchising law prepared by highly qualified country experts

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Arbitral Cases

Nearly 100 abstracts of international arbitral awards issued in the field of distribution

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EU Rules

The main EU Rules on commercial agency, distribution, franchising and related matters

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EU Case Law

The main decisions on international distribution issued by the EU Courts

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More than 550 references to articles and books on international distribution

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Model contracts on commercial agency and distributorship

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International arbitration

facilitating arbitration for disputes
in the field of international distribution

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Country Experts

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IDI News

From members and country experts all around the world

IDI Website: The essential tool for your practice.

IDI, 18 October 2021
Now that online information is becoming more and more important, IDI offers a useful tool for improving the day by day practice of professionals working in international distribution.

UK: New case on enforcing post termination non compete covenants in the United Kingdom.

UK, 18 October 2021
Dwyer (UK Franchising) Ltd v Fredbar Ltd - [2021] EWHC 1218 (Ch).

POLAND: An attempt to regulate the franchise market in Poland.

POLAND, 18 October 2021
Currently in Poland there is a discussion on introducing a separate regulation of the franchise agreement in Polish law, as well as at the statutory and at the self-regulatory level.

ROMANIA: The Romanian franchise law and the online Franchise Registry.

ROMANIA, 18 October 2021
Explanations related to the main updates to the Romanian franchise law, especially with regard to the online Franchise Registry.