International Legal Texts
If you conduct business internationally, you will need legal texts in foreign languages - not only for the benefit of your customers, but also to prevent legal disputes. Whether you run a multilingual online store, sell on international platforms, or use other sales channels, we ensure legal certainty across the European Union and beyond. Our Unlimited and Professional members receive legal texts in eight languages:
When do I need international legal texts?
As a German trader, you need international legal texts, especially when you sell your products directly to end customers across borders, for example through:
- A multilingual online shop
- Localized presence on sales platforms outside of Germany (for example, ebay.fr or amazon.it)
Or when you use other ways to present yourself internationally, for example through:
- Corporate blogs
- Social media
- Print catalogs
Fast, easy, and reliable: our legal text service
You can also rely on our legal text service for cross-border trading. All international legal texts are created by our specialized lawyers and are always up-to-date with the latest legislation.
The legal texts are created according to German law and can be used for EU-wide trading. In addition, we provide you with legal texts for Amazon.com, which are based on US law.
With us, you can quickly and easily get all the legal texts you need for a legally compliant appearance:
- General terms and conditions (GTC)
- Right of withdrawal (goods and services)
- Payment and shipping
Our legal texts are tailored to your specific requirements and are customized for:
- Your sales channel (e.g. online shop, sales platforms such as eBay and Amazon)
- The distribution of goods, services, courses and seminars, download products, repair and installation services
- Sales to private individuals (B2C) and business customers (B2B)
Profit from these benefits
Can't I just translate my German legal texts for international use?
For which sales platforms can I use the international legal texts?
We provide legal certainty for more than 50 sales platforms - including with our foreign language legal texts. Whether it's Manomano in France, Abebooks in Italy and other specialty platforms, or the subsidiaries of Amazon and eBay, we provide legal texts for EU-wide trading. In addition, we provide legal texts for Amazon.com, created according to US law.
International legal texts for Amazon in Sweden can be set in English.
A selection of secured international sales platforms:
|Amazon in Europe|
I am a trader based abroad. Can I use Händlerbund legal texts?
If you are a trader based outside of Germany, you can use our international legal texts if your offer is exclusively directed at German customers. However, please note that we cannot provide you with an imprint in these cases.
I have further questions. Who can assist me?
Please feel free to contact us. We are happy to assist you with any questions you may have about international legal texts.