We advise a wide range of clients on buying and selling assets and businesses, intellectual property rights, media rights and merchandising deals, sponsorship, players contracts and competition.
Geldards specialist sports law team operates across all practice areas and includes experts who support clients with advice on construction, infrastructure and procurement, charity law, commercial, corporate, dispute resolution, employment and real estate matters, including future planning and wealth management advice to individuals.
In the public services arena we advise local authorities and service providers looking to devise new delivery models, contracts, partnerships and trusts for the operation of leisure centres, sports facilities, libraries, parks and cultural attractions.
We regularly assist leading consultancies in the field of sports and leisure, particularly on transactional support work and procurement issues. Increasingly local authorities are also looking at transferring their leisure and cultural services into not-for-profit vehicles ('trusts'). We are in the forefront of developing new models for service provision which bring organisational, economic and fiscal benefits.
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