Commercial assistance at ERLF takes the form of a multi-disciplinary, Saudi team highly experienced in focusing on the legal and commercial issues faced by multinational and smaller businesses alike. We also help support the business of consumer goods manufacturers, suppliers and service providers.
We can call upon industry specialists across our international network, to offer clients bespoke, unrivaled legal advice based on in-depth industry knowledge, and the distinctive commercial drivers that affect them.
At ERLF, we are fully aware of continually changing business environments and the commercial, competitive and compliance pressures that the consumer goods and retail sector faces. Simply put, we help clients meet these challenges and achieve their objectives.
Turn to us for support at all stages of your commercial business: from strategic growth and divestments to international brand management, commercial relationships, and regulatory compliance.
Our experience includes advising on:
Corporate law and corporate governance
Ongoing commercial relationships
Mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances
Multi-jurisdictional and domestic competition/antitrust issues
Franchising and licensing arrangements
Information technology procurement, e-commerce and home shopping organization
Logistics, distribution, packaging, manufacturing and transitional service arrangements
Domestic and international product liability and safety issues affecting manufacturers, importers, and retailers
Real estate matters
Financing arrangements, securitization structures, hedging and derivatives and management of counter-party risk
Dispute resolution solutions
Tax, legal aspects, share schemes, employment and pensions requirements
Environmental issues arising at all stages of the product life-cycle