Attorney at Law
Proven ability to provide legal advice as in-house legal counsel to a franchise business, including the timely preparation, distribution and delivery of a wide variety of franchise and related commercial documents, and handling of regulatory compliance issues worldwide.
Provides stable, consistent and applicable legal advice… read more and strategies for international franchise issues.
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Manufacturing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Vendor Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
WSI Internet Consulting
May 2002 - Present
•Managed all legal matters for the company, including reports (both direct and indirect) for legal administrative functions.
•Drafted array of contracts and all franchising documents both domestic and international; including an international Master Franchise Programme.
•Handled all regulatory compliance issues internationally .
•Supervised all international trademark filings and registrations.
International Institute of Travel & Astor Travel
Jan 1998 - Apr 2002
•Developed franchise agreement templates used in Canada and worked with US counsel to develop US templates.
•Handled registration and renewal of government licences for career training centres and travel agencies in the US and CAN.
•Supervised all company litigation and dispute resolution;
•Handled incorporations, corporate record-keeping, and TM filings.
•Developed training manuals company wide.