For many of our clients whose key markets, customers and suppliers are overseas, legal issues with an international flavour are common.
These clients value the experience and expertise that our specialist lawyers can provide, particularly in resolving cross-border commercial disputes and extending intellectual property protection across international boundaries.
Our commercial lawyers are regularly consulted in connection with overseas manufacturing, distribution, agency and franchising agreements.
- Acting for a UK-based manufacturer of fragrance and beauty products in relation to international manufacturing and distribution agreements. Also acting to resolve several cross-border intellectual property disputes involving alleged breaches of community trademarks, copyright and design right.
- Acting for a UK employment business in relation to the supply of employees to work for Middle East contractors.
- Acting for a UK importer and distributor of fresh produce; preparing commercial contracts in relation to Ethiopian business interests.