Commercial law and trading companies

Charities very often need to enter into contracts to fulfil their objects, or to obtain services. We can offer expert advice on the terms and implications of such contracts.

Our commercial team has the necessary skills and experience to provide our clients with the clear, practical advice they need. Consulting us at an early stage can help clients to achieve their commercial objectives and avoid any legal pitfalls along the way.

We can also provide legal assistance for charities setting up a trading company.

The commercial contracts we can advise charities and their trading companies on include:

  • Confidentiality and non-competition
  • E-commerce
  • Hire purchase and equipment leasing
  • Information technology
  • Intellectual property
  • Joint ventures
  • Marketing and merchandising
  • Outsourcing
  • Public procurement
  • Publishing
  • Project finance
  • Sponsorship
  • Tenders
  • Terms and conditions for the purchase or sale of goods and the supply of services

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