Sports &Entertainment Employment Law

Conflict can arise over any form of contract between you and another party – whether that is a club or team, an agent, a media organisation, a venue or a company with whom you have signed an advertising or endorsement agreement.

Disputes can be time consuming and stressful, and settling them swiftly and efficiently – out of the media spotlight wherever possible – is important.

Sometimes it will be in a client’s best interests to settle any dispute out of court avoiding lengthy litigation.

How Can We Help

At Else Solicitors we are experienced in alternative methods of dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration, and we have a solid track record in using these methods to achieve excellent results for our clients.

We are always focused on advising on the options that will best achieve our client’s objectives. If court proceedings will be the best option for our client’s interests, we will pursue that line of action.

Many issues and conflicts can be avoided if you seek professional legal advice at the outset of negotiations aimed at agreeing an employment, sponsorship or performance contract or any other type of agreement.

To speak to a solicitor who specialises in employment law and contracts, 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?

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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.