Event Management

Organising, managing and promoting large scale events requires expert legal advice on a host of areas which could prove expensive and damaging if anything goes wrong.

Whether you are the organiser or sponsor of an event – such as a live concert or theatrical show, a sports event or a major conference or exhibition – you need to be well aware of your rights and responsibilities as well as your liabilities and risks.

The issues may involve property law, brand rights, ticketing, broadcast agreements, online and ecommerce issues. You also need to be aware of your rights if a rival company attempts to associate its products with your event, which already has official sponsors. This is known as ambush marketing

How Can We Help

At Else Solicitors we have experience of helping our clients protect their interests and negotiate and agree contracts which will help ensure that events of all kinds are managed safely and in compliance with all laws and regulations. Licensing agreements, joint venture arrangements and structures to achieve earn outs are all areas where we can advise and support clients.

We understand the issues that need to be considered when you are drawing up agreements with a venue, sponsors, performers, participants and broadcasters. We also have a network of contracts with local authorities and experience of working with various governing bodies.

Else Solicitors can also advise you if you are a performer or participant at a major event and want to ensure that your rights are adequately protected.

For more detailed legal advice on how we can help with event management, please contact Adam Gilbert today on 01283 526229 or email adam.gilbert@elselaw.co.uk.

Event Management

Organising, managing and promoting large scale events requires expert legal advice on a host of areas which could prove expensive and damaging if anything goes wrong.
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Media Rights

Media and entertainment deals play an increasingly important role in the careers of sports people and those in the entertainment world.
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Intellectual Property Rights

Protecting your Intellectual Property rights in today’s global marketplace is essential for businesses and individuals in the sports and entertainment sectors.
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Sponsorship Deals

Marketing, sponsorship and promotion deals within today’s sports and entertainment industries have become increasingly complicated and sophisticated in recent years.
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Contracts

Dealing with contract negotiations for the first time can be a daunting prospect, especially if you are talking to national and international marketing and media companies.
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Employment Law

Conflict can arise over any form of contract between you and another party.
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Legal Advice & Representation

At Else Solicitors we can offer advice, support and legal representation relating to all regulatory, disciplinary and human rights aspects of sports law.
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Experience in handling business mergers and acquisitions, disposals, corporate re-organisations, company share buy back, management buyouts, venture capital and private equity investment, and joint venture and partnership agreements.

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Adam Gilbert

Partner - Head of Corporate & Commercial

Greg gained his expertise working for a large regional law firm providing legal services to financial institutions, universities and a group of engineering and construction consultants.

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Greg Bullock

Associate - Dental, Corporate & Commercial

How can we help?

Get in touch.

At Else, we pride ourselves on having experience in dealing with a wide range of specialist services.

Our team always strive to find the most practical, timely, and cost-effective solution for our clients.

We will use the full range of options available to us; from mediation and negotiation to court action at whatever level is appropriate.

To speak to one of our trusted professionals contact us on 01283 526200. Alternatively, you can send us a message and we will get in touch at a time that suits you.