Driven to distraction When autonomous vehicles, also known as automated vehicles, self-driving or driver-less cars, have made the head-lines recently, it has normally been in the context of road traffic accidents. Nevertheless, they are considered to be the technology of the future and safer than ‘normal’ cars because they eliminate human error. Looking at the…
Contracts provide the legal framework for any agreed commercial activity between two or more parties. They should be clearly drafted, reflect reality and strike a reasonable balance between the commercial interests of the parties.
Businesses carrying on repetitive trades need standard conditions of busines which define and limit the liability of the business, and provide a safety net if things go wrong. Joint Venture Agreements are used to regulate the contributions, rights and obligations of the parties engaging in a joint commercial enterprise with others, where that enterprise is not incorporated.
Typical examples of other contracts we draft include:-
- Agency and distribution agreements
- Management agreements
- Consultancy contracts
- Success fee agreements
- Building contracts
- Framework agreements
- Licensing agreements