A commercial contract is normally concerned with the rights and duties which arise from the supply of goods and services by way of trade.
In the circumstances, it is almost inevitable that a business client will need to enter into a multitude of commercial contracts during their business life.
It is essential that such contracts are drafted with both care and clarity.
Commercial contracts may embrace Service Agreements or Distribution Agreements. They may also be Licensing Agreements or Franchise Agreements or even Joint Ventures – each providing a specific framework or function for you or within your business.
Gowen & Stevens can advise on the nature and content of any such document including:
- How the risk is allocated
- Which jurisdiction is most appropriate to the documentation
- Which are the most appropriate sanctions when things go wrong
- Do intellectual property considerations apply?