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The cease and desist notice simply asks that we stop mailing to his
client. We send out free trials all over the world and have done so for 23 years. We do get a notice once in a while to send no more "junk mail"
to people and we abide by all of the requests. We have never had a lawyer tell us however that we have to pay his fees for generating his letter.
He says if I do not pay his fees he will create a lot of issues for me.
He says that our mailer is illegal in Germany even though we have been mailing it for 23 years and never had an issue with it in Germany or any other country for that matter.
I think he is just saying that to try and push me into paying his fees.
Do German lawyers often ask for the other party to pay their fees?
The fees are 755 euros. Which is a lot for a simple letter.
He did put a deadline of July 12 to notify him that we will not mail to his client anymore, and to pay his fees also.
I plan to only send him a notice that we will not mail to his client anymore.
Is this appropriate
no he does not have a letter for me to sign
I was just going to send him an email
ves because I would have warned you not to sign his letter An email should be sufficient
Have you got any more questions ? Please be my guest
He says that if we mail to his client again the law in Germany says
I have to pay a 5100 Euro fine to his client?
Is this true?
Thank you very much.