Annual seminar for agents and principals

October 28, 2013

 

At our seminar this year we welcome Fergus Randolph QC who will speak about how UK principals may find themselves liable to their non-EU agents.    We also look at potential issues that may arise in agreements and provide an update on recent case law.    Finally, Joanne Freeman from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London will provide insight into how UKTI can help your business thrive in international markets.
Our panel of experts will address:  Agents outside the EU? Why UK principals should be concerned: Fergus Randolph QC discusses the possibility of UK principals being liable under the Commercial Agents Regulations to their non-EU agents.   Territory - the gift that keeps on giving: Rachel Cook examines how different channels to market can cause problems in agency, distributorship, and franchise agreements.   How UKTI can support your business growth in international markets: Joanne Freeman      will discuss growing your business internationally.                                      Good faith? Good grief!: New case law opens up the possibility of a further cause of action for agents, distributors, and franchisees according to Stephen Sidkin.  Date: Tuesday 26 November 2013 Time: Registration 6.00pm   Presentations & Q&A from 6.25 - 7.45pm Reception 7.45 - 8.45pm Venue: Ten Dominion Street, London, EC2M 2EE RSVP: events@foxwilliams.com  Chair: Joanne Freeman, Deputy Regional Director London of UK Trade & Investment   Speakers: Fergus Randolph QC, Brick Court Chambers Rachel Cook, Associate in the agentlaw team at Fox Williams   Stephen Sidkin, Head of Fox Williams agentlaw team  

At our seminar this year we welcome Fergus Randolph QC who will speak about how UK principals may find themselves liable to their non-EU agents.

We also look at potential issues that may arise in agreements and provide an update on recent case law.

Finally, Joanne Freeman from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London will provide insight into how UKTI can help your business thrive in international markets.

Our panel of experts will address:  

Agents outside the EU? Why UK principals should be concerned
Fergus Randolph QC discusses the possibility of UK principals being liable under the Commercial Agents Regulations to their non-EU agents.

Territory - the gift that keeps on giving
Rachel Cook examines how different channels to market can cause problems in agency, distributorship, and franchise agreements.

How UKTI can support your business growth in international markets
Joanne Freeman will discuss growing your business internationally.

Good faith? Good grief!
New case law opens up the possibility of a further cause of action for agents, distributors, and franchisees according to Stephen Sidkin.

Date:
Tuesday 26 November 2013

Venue:
Ten Dominion Street, London, EC2M 2EE 

Time:
Registration 6.00pm  
Presentations & Q&A from 6.25 - 7.45pm
Reception 7.45 - 8.45pm

Chair:
Joanne Freeman, Deputy Regional Director London of UK Trade & Investment   

Speakers:

Fergus Randolph QC, Brick Court Chambers
Rachel Cook, Associate in the agentlaw team at Fox Williams
Stephen Sidkin, Head of Fox Williams agentlaw team

To register please email our Events team at events@foxwilliams.com with your name and company details.


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