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Szecskay Attorneys at Law is a market leading firm on the field of advertising law in Hungary. We represent clients regarding compliance with the various provisions of consumer protection (e.g. packaging, labels, distribution, product security, product compliance) and, on the other hand, data protection, consumer agreements, e-commerce and direct marketing.
A substantial part of our experience is made up of legal advice and representation in respect of unfair commercial practices, including rendering preliminary opinions on advertisements and providing our clients with training on issues of advertising law. Moreover, we regularly act in proceedings before various alternative dispute resolution and self-regulatory bodies, as well as before the Hungarian Competition Authority and other consumer protection authorities (such as the Hungarian Authority for Consumer Protection) and in the judicial review of the decisions of all of those authorities.
Our clientele in the filed of advertising law includes multinational giants as well as MSCs. Szecskay Attorneys at Law is a hub for Artists, and media clients as well as startup companies.
Our practice is top-ranked by independent legal directories.
Szecskay Attorneys at Law is a market-leading, independent Hungarian law firm with an extensive international practice which is consistently top-ranked in all the major legal rankings publications. We provide client-focused and innovative solutions to a diverse multinational and local client base consisting of typically large and medium-sized businesses representing a full spectrum of industry, trade and services.
We are proud of our clients' continuing trust, earned by providing winning results on a wide variety of legal problems through a practical, pro-active and client-oriented approach. We cooperate with highly regarded correspondent firms all over the world by participating in respected international networking channels. We are continuously top ranked by all independent international legal directories and have just been nominated for the Hungarian Law Firm of the Year 2016 award by Chambers and Partners.
As a fully-fledged business law firm, we provide innovative solutions in all fields of law. We cover all relevant practice areas and combine legal expertise with business minded solutions. This enables us to coordinate the Project effectively, as we have the necessary expertise, coverage and contacts to ensure the efficient and timely presentation of all deliverables.
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