THE TFL INDUSTRY

We have many years of experience in legal services provided to the TFL industry.

We provide full legal services to transport (providing carrier services both, in road and railway transport), forwarding and logistics companies. We also provide assistance to entities financing transport and forwarding.

We offer full legal service of entrepreneurs providing transport and forwarding services. The above includes, among others:

  • drawing up documents, including rules, general terms and conditions of transport or documentation related to the traffic safety;
  • giving opinions and negotiating transport agreements, agreements on purchasing, leasing or renting vehicles, agreements on cars’ renovation and modernisation services, agreements on renting transport infrastructure facilities;
  • counselling in tender procedures;
  • counselling in the scope of labour law, including drivers’ working hours regulations, methods of calculating remuneration, OSH provisions or provisions regarding employment of foreigners (both, from the European Union and associated countries, as well as countries outside the European Union);
  • drawing up legal opinions regarding transport outside Poland, transport of hazardous goods or transport of valuable goods and of special meaning for culture and arts;
  • representation in negotiations with insurance companies;
  • assistance in solving disputes concerning performance of transport and forwarding agreements, as well as agreements with subcontractors and employees;
  • vindicating claims for indemnity due to the transport damage, including claims from subcontractors;
  • representation before public administration authorities, including Voivodeship Road Transport Inspector, the Chief Road Transport Inspector, the National Appeals Chamber, the Social Insurance Institution, tax offices, the National Labour Inspectorate;
  • representation before ordinary courts.