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Joint ventures can be extremely successful provided that the participants have agreed objectives, a strategy to achieve their goals, commitment, and a comprehensive joint venture agreement. Rely on our team to produce an agreement that covers all these scenarios and protects the interests of all parties involved.
In addition to drafting, negotiating and reviewing joint venture agreements, our team can assist you across all areas of commercial law, including:
Our team of joint venture agreement solicitors can support you with:
Advice on the advantages and disadvantages of a joint venture agreement and your alternative options
Whether that’s a collaboration agreement, partnership/LLP agreement, or special purpose vehicle (SPV company).
Defining the parameters and heads of terms of the proposed joint venture.
The financing and profit-sharing arrangements
Advising on the legal structure for the joint venture from a limited liability company to a limited liability partnership to a contractual structure.
Advice on cross-border ventures where tax and competition law issues need to be considered when deciding on the structure of the venture.
Advice on the rights and contributions of each party to the joint venture agreement.
Intellectual property rights and confidentiality clauses to protect the work undertaken during the joint venture.
Termination and exit provisions in the joint venture agreement.
Dispute resolution if there is a dispute between the parties or with a third party.
Working with you to understand your objectives, we will help you answer the following questions when drafting your joint venture agreement to ensure maximum commercial benefit from your business venture:
With our extensive experience creating joint venture agreements across a range of sectors, we’ll always include the necessary provisions for each party’s aims to be met, helping you to achieve the common goal intended. We will objectively observe the contribution made by each party to ensure the agreement is fair and that all expectations are met.
With an expertly produced joint venture agreement in place by our seasoned solicitors your remove the risk of any uncertainties arising or chances that you and the other party have misinterpreted prior conversations to the agreement being drawn up. With all obligations and liabilities professionally laid out, you protect your venture, your own personal interests and significantly reduce the risk of a dispute arising.
Joint venture agreements can prove to be complex documents, potentially extending beyond the venture itself and into much finer details around compliance issues. It may need to cover off licence requirements, possible consultations with employees under TUPE, obtaining consent where data sharing is required, tax issues, and competition law to name a few. Our expert team will cover all the bases, ensuring that you remain compliant with all regulatory matters so you can concentrate on your growing business.
Although you may be at the beginning stages of your joint venture, we’ll always include exit terms as part of your agreement, so that once the venture has run its course, each party can end the relationship with a clearly established route to exit, including ownership of technology, and details of rights to shares.
We aim to make legal services more accessible for ambitious entrepreneurs and start-ups, making sure that you get the legal support necessary to thrive. What does that mean in reality? Partner-level legal expertise at the fraction of the cost of a traditional law firm – with our subscription plans you could be paying as little as £140 per hour. With transparent pricing, a tailored approach to each client’s requirements, and a commercially minded team that swiftly gets to know your long-term objectives, you can rely on our partnership to help move your business forward.
Our joint venture solicitors take a holistic approach to their legal advice providing a seamless service to ensure that your business has the associated corporate, tax, intellectual property, licensing, and business legal advice it needs to protect your interests in the joint venture. Our joint venture agreement solicitors have worked in either top 100 law firms or in-house at major international businesses, so they understand the importance of industry and project specific joint venture agreements to maximise the prospects of commercial success with a collaborative approach.
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Have legal peace of mind for £209 per month with additional support from £140 per hour.
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Providing you with priority access to a dedicated panel of highly experienced solicitors.
Fully account managed quarterly subscription service for businesses with more complex legal needs.
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