Our franchise solicitors can help your business. Whether you are looking to build on a successful existing business or looking to embark on an entirely new venture, there are many commercial benefits to setting up a franchise business or to outsourcing part of your business to allow you to expand whilst being able to focus effort and resource on your core business.
Alternatively, if you are considering joining a franchise business, or considering whether to provide services under an outsourcing contract we can advise on the risks and liabilities involved in entering into such an arrangement.
For more information or to discuss your commercial enquiry, contact us on 0343 507 5151, e-mail email@example.com or complete the online form on the right and we will call you back at a time convenient for you.
The key component of any franchise business is the license (or franchise agreement) granted to the franchisee, allowing the franchisee to trade as their own business under the brand of the franchisor, following a proven business model. At Gorvins we provide services for franchise businesses in a variety of sectors, including:
• Working with businesses to implement a franchising structure
• Drafting and reviewing franchise agreements
• Advising on any regulatory matters
• The transfer, acquisition and disposal of franchise businesses
Outsourcing is a term used to describe the transfer of the operational responsibility for the provision of a business function, or service, to a third party. Our solicitors have experience in advising on the key considerations when preparing or negotiating an outsourcing contract; including key terms regarding pricing structure, agreeing on service levels, duration and termination provisions. Our team will also work with your business to assess whether there may be any implications for employees that will be engaged in the activity that is being outsourced under the provisions of the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 (TUPE).
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