Webinar: Surviving the Times: Legal update for Life Science and Healthcare Organisations
June 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join Shakespeare Martineau on Wednesday 23 June and find out the latest legal updates for Life Science and health care organisations.
With recent trends in the healthcare and life sciences sector of companies seeking advice on agreements governing channels to market (particularly cross-border), e.g. territory-based marketing agent, sales agent, distributor, and reseller arrangements, this webinar provides the opportunity to hear from the team of experts at Shakespeare Martineau, who will cover:
Different types of commercial agent
Agents, distributors, and resellers
Why outsource your marketing and distribution arrangements?
What is the difference between an agent, a distributor, and a reseller?
Advantages & disadvantages of agency vs. distribution/reselling
Round-up of recent HR changes and a look ahead to future changes expected
Case law update – recent cases of note
What next for employers – life after the pandemic.
In addition to the presentations, there will be plenty of time to put your questions to the speakers.
Please feel free to submit any questions in advance, at the time of event booking. Alternatively, you can ask at any point during the live broadcast.
Rhys Wyborn, Partner, Shakespeare Martineau
Rhys is an employment law specialist helping employers manage their staff and HR issues from recruitment through to termination of the employment relationship, with everything in between! Specialisms include: – handling disciplinary and grievance issues; defending unfair dismissal and discrimination claims; redundancy and business reorganisations; TUPE transfers and corporate support; drafting bespoke employment contracts and HR policies. He is also regularly instructed to advise on severance agreements for senior executives and other employees, including the drafting of terms and negotiating matters to a conclusion. Rhys also provides training on HR issues via seminars and forums and bespoke training events for clients including Mock Tribunals and managing investigations.
Ed Wright, Partner, Shakespeare Martineau
Ed works with clients from all sectors including life sciences and technology, media and telecoms on wide-ranging non-contentious commercial, contractual, IP, ICT, e-commerce, data protection, competition and public procurement law issues. He advises on IP creation, ownership, protection and exploitation, including technology transfers, R&D collaborations and agency, distribution/reselling and franchising arrangements.
Ed has a keen interest in drafting/advising on IP licensing arrangements and, whenever possible, presents and writes on topical commercial and/or IP matters.