I am an associate in Fox Williams' commerce and technology team, advising clients in various sectors including fashion and technology.”
Lucy advises on commercial contracts, performance management, termination events (including pre-litigation stage disagreements) and intellectual property licence agreements, with a focus on distributorship and agency matters acting for principals/suppliers as well as agents/distributors. Lucy spoke at Fox Williams’ latest agent law client seminar on the subject of terminating distributorship agreements and what we can learn from Brexit and is a member of our Agent Law, Fashion Law and Publishing groups.
Lucy joined Fox Williams in November 2018 and has previously completed a secondment at Citibank.
Advised various clients on the implications of termination of written and oral distribution and agency agreements in the UK and across Europe.
Advised on the calculation of compensation payable in response to termination of an agency and transference of agents to employee status.
Advised a luxury fashion brand on its conditions of sale.
Advised various fashion brands in respect of drafting new agency agreements.
Advised various clients in the fashion industry on selective distribution systems and the implementation of such a system in the UK and overseas.
Advised a FMCG client in respect of the effective performance management of its long-standing commercial counter-party to reduce the client’s post-termination exposure.
Advised a UK fashion brand with drafting terms and conditions of purchase of goods for use with an overseas retailer.