Cross usually accommodates professional representatives and direct
foreign corporate clients who require IP-related services in the
Netherlands. However, it has elected to limit itself to dealing
with professionals and direct foreign corporate clients in developed
While new associates and direct foreign corporate clients are welcomed,
there is no obligation on Southern Cross to accept their custom.
In particular if there is a conflict of interest with an existing
client (or if one arises in time), then Southern Cross retains the
right to ask the prospective associate or direct foreign corporate
client to seek advice and assistance elsewhere.
Southern Cross, 2003-2020