29 Oct 2019, 12:30 - 17:30
Hardwicke, Hardwicke Building, New Square, Lincoln's Inn,London , WC2A 3SB
The annual Hardwicke Franchising Conference will take place on Tuesday 29 October 2019 chaired by David Lewis QC. The Hardwicke Franchise Team will be looking in detail at franchise agreements, identifying potential pitfalls and proposing new ways of avoiding problems.
Full details of the programme will be advertised in September.
If you would like to pre-register, then please e-mail: email@example.com.
12:30 Lunch and registration
13:30 Welcome address by David Lewis QC
13:40 Discussion of proposed new wording for the grant of a franchise
14:25 Intellectual property clauses in franchise agreements
15:15 Coffee break
16:00 Termination clauses:
This session will look at notice provisions, the differences between contractual and common law termination as well as the consequences of insolvency and other termination triggers.
16:45 Coffee break
17:00 The judicial perspective
17:30 Drinks and canapés