General consumer law

Is the television you bought broken just after two months? Did the sofa come in a different colour than you have ordered? Would you like to cancel a contract with a gym or a dating agency? Are you having trouble with your energy supplier? Did a tradesman overcharge you? You can contact us with these and similar problems, irrespective of whether they concern contracts for the purchase of goods or services.


Our experts can advise you on the following topics, for example:

  • How to complain effectively: How to make a warranty or guarantee claim
  • Cancellation or termination of contracts
  • What to do if you are overcharged?
  • Problems with tradesmen

We offer advice:


Legal advice

You describe your case to our advisers and then receive individual legal assistance. In many cases this will help you to assert your rights independently.

In-person advice: EUR 15.00 (30 minutes)
Email advice (in German): EUR 20.00; click here for details
Preparation of an individual letter: plus EUR 10.00
Video chat advice using Digimobil: free of charge

Legal representation

Our advisers will represent you out of court - including in writing - vis-à-vis the company.

Out-of-court legal representation: EUR 40.00

Quick query

You have a simple question that our advisors can answer quickly.

Ad-hoc advice: EUR 5.00