Your success in business depends on getting the best and most cost effective advice when necessary that will allow you to concentrate on your business as well as exploit and identify new opportunities. MLC Solicitors formerly Macleish Littlestone Cowan have a track record with business clients of all sizes. in identifying your goals as soon as possible and will work with you to achieve these goals.
Our Commercial Team deals with business-to-business and business-to-consumer issues. We are able to spot potential problems early, negotiate effectively and help manage risk in your business contracts and documents. We have excellent links to other local professional service firms, business groups and organisations. The team at MLC offer a very competitively priced service when compared with some of the larger central London firms.
We are proactive in eliminating legal shortcomings in both standard and bespoke contract terminology, and offer practical advice on important issues such as limitation of liability, trading restrictions and insurance. We aim to eliminate unnecessary jargon both in our work and our advice to our clients. Our team is highly experienced in the full range of Intellectual Property law, including copyright, patents, trademarks, software licences and distribution agreements, data protection and e-commerce disputes. In conjunction with a local business group, a recent instruction involved acting for new business pursuing manufacturers and seeking to protect its valuable ideas for a potentially major new product.
Our extensive range of services include:
- Acquisition/disposal agreements
- Agency agreements
- Computer software and hardware agreements
- Joint venture agreements
- Intellectual property
- Licensing agreements
- Partnership agreements
- Shareholder agreements
- Restrictive covenants
- Sale of goods/services
- Terms and conditions of trading
- Intellectual Property law