Clients & Matters

Clients & Matters

Caspar Wenckebach

Caspar successfully represented Cisco Systems in litigation on alleged wrongful termination of an outsourcing agreement and regularly assists the Cisco Systems Brand Protection team in its efforts to prevent counterfeit trade in Cisco products. In addition Caspar assists Cisco in the negotiation of products & services agreements with large enterprise customers and telecommunication companies (Vodafone, Telefonica, Telecom Italia) across Europe.

Caspar assisted Nokia in negotiating the outsourcing agreement with T-Mobile for the transfer of field operation services in the Netherlands, advised Nokia on its new distribution system for mobile phones and on the terms and conditions for the delivery of online services. In addition Caspar successfully represented Nokia in litigation on alleged wrongful termination of partner & distribution agreements.

Caspar advised independent film distributor A-Film on a number of its DVD distribution agreements, represented publisher SIM in litigation against artist and violin player Andre Rieu, acted on behalf of publisher IEX Media when it purchased Esquire Magazine, assisted academic publisher StudyStore in its efforts to protect intellectual property rights and advised NVPI, trade association of the Dutch entertainment industry on a corporate restructuring.

Reinier Bax

  •  Holland Venture, a private equity firm active in healthcare, invested in Ortius, a chain of rehabilitation hospitals. Reinier Bax acted for Ortius.
  • The private equity firm HIG acquired Crypsys, a value added distributor of ICT security solutions. Reinier Bax acted for the seller.
  • The Grafton Group plc, a listed international distributor of building materials acquired Scholte & De Vries Estoppey. Reinier Bax acted for the seller.
  • Venture capital investor RTL Ventures invested in Flinders. Reinier Bax acted for Flinders, a fast growing on-line home furnishing store.
  • The Belgian listed company Barco acquired the business of P2M. Reinier Bax acted for the seller.
  • ICT Group N.V., an Amsterdam listed provider of industrial automation services, aquired Raster IA, a system integrator for industrial process automation. Reinier Bax acted for the seller.
  • Reinier Bax advised the Amsterdam listed media company Telegraaf Media Groep N.V. on the acquisition of the shares in
  • A French private equity firm sold its Dutch investment to the management. Reinier Bax acted for the French private equity firm.
  • The Dutch private equity firm active in health care NPM purchased Oogziekenhuis Zonnestraal (a chain of eye hospitals). Reinier acted for the founders.
  • Freenom, a registry operator for top level internet domains secured an equity investment by Kima Ventures, a very active angel investor. Reinier Bax assisted Freenom
  • Reinier Bax assisted various specialized medical partnerships (ZBC) on the setting up of joint ventures, with hospitals and other specialized clinics.

Gijsbert Brunt

Allshare is a software company that provides secure banking solutions for reputable financial institutions in the Netherlands and Europe. Gijsbert assists Allshare in drafting contracts and in negotiating agreements.

Omniplan develops and provides financial planning software. Gijsbert assisted Omniplan in negotiating agreements with banks and insurance companies.

The Software Improvement Group (SIG) having its headquarters in Amsterdam translates detailed technical findings concerning software systems into actionable advice for upper management. Gijsbert assisted SIG in protecting its testing technology method concerning quality and maintenance of software.

Gijsbert represented Stichting Normalisatie Instituut (NEN) successfully in litigation regarding the wrongful transfer of NEN’s software and data by its vendor to a new vendor causing severe problems in the operation of the software system.

London based Manhattan Software (Raindrop Information Services) is a world leading Real Estate and Facility Management software provider. Gijsbert successfully represented Raindrop regarding wrongful termination of a software implementation project.

Gijsbert successfully represented Ajax Brandbeveiliging and its parent company Minimax GmbH & Co. KG (worldwide owner of the MINIMAX trademark) in litigations versus Ansul (right holder of the Benelux trademark MINIMAX) regarding revocation of its not genuinely used trademark.