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P.O Box 12291
Penrose, Auckland
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  • Services

    •  Franchising and licensing 
      • Advice and documents for establishment and launch of new franchise and license systems; 
      • Advice on structure of system and obligations and rights of franchisor and franchisees; 
      • Writing Franchise Agreements and disclosure documents; 
      • Intellectual Property protection and licences; 
      • Converting overseas Franchise Agreements for New Zealand;
      • Adapting New Zealand Franchise Agreements and Disclosure Documents for Australia; (subject to Australian lawyer review)
      • Acting for overseas franchisors and master franchisees on all local matters;  
      • Ongoing legal and practical advice and assistance to franchisors with franchisee sign-up, renewals, assignments, disputes and termination.
    • Independent Advice 
      • to Franchisees before signing Franchise Agreements;
      • to guarantors.
    • Commercial Leases 
      • Advice, review and drafting of Agreements to Lease, Deed of Lease, Sub-Leases, Occupation Licences.
      • Advice to landlords and tenants on rights, obligations and breach.
    • General Business Law
      • Start-up advice, owner obligations and rights.
      • Helping to identify, reduce and managing business and trading risk for business owners and managers.
    • Supply and Distribution of products and services 
      • Product Distribution Agreements, 
      • Manufacturing and Supplier Contracts; 
      • Retailer advice;
      • Terms of Trade; 
      • Warranties and limitation of liability.
    • Business and Share Sale and Purchase 
      • Legal Due Diligence and advising on contracts for vendors and purchasers of businesses and shares - franchised and general; 
      • NB - I do not operate a trust account, handle funds or process settlements, a full service law firm will need to be instructed for those services
    • Business Relationship Advice
      • Shareholder Agreements, 
      • Joint Venture Agreements, 
      • Limited Partnership Agreements,
      • Buy Sell Insurance Agreements.
    • Employment Law
      • Writing and advising on employment agreements and independent contractor contracts; 
      • Restraint of trade;
      • Disciplinary process and termination advice.
    • Trade and Consumer law  
      • Advice, opinions and drafting on issues affecting businesses (in particular advertising, publications and customer contracts) under Fair Trading Act, Consumer Guarantees Act and general law.