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QLD Roundtable 18/07/2014

Competitions Sponsorships and Marketing: Legal factors that impact success

This roundtable with the assistance of facilitator, Simone Pentis from Advantage Partners Lawyers and also Corporate Counsel for The Coffee Club Group, aims is to generate discussion and develop strategies to manage the various legal factors that can impact the success of marketing, competition and sponsorship campaigns undertaken by franchisors and franchisees.  This is an area if not properly considered can result in costly pitfalls, breaches of law or damage to a franchise system’s reputation. Whereas, by understanding this area you can better protect the franchise brand and get the best advantage out of your marketing spend.

Facilitator: Simone Pentis is the Managing Director, Advantage Partners Lawyers & Corporate Counsel, The Coffee Club Group

Simone is a specialist corporate & commercial lawyer, with a particular focus on franchising, intellectual property and business sales. Simone has advised private individuals, council, public & private companies throughout Australia & overseas, acted for established national & international franchisors. Simone has been involved in the design & establishment of various franchise systems, as well as the management of these companies daily legal issues. Simone has for a number of years held the position of elected committee member of the Franchise Council of Australia’s ('FCA') Qld Chapter Committee & the Chair of their Legal sub-committee. Simone also is an appointed committee member to the Qld Law Society’s specialist Franchising Committee. Simone has in Australia and internationally given and/or organised conferences, presentations and facilitated discussions on various legal, contract, intellectual property, franchising, sponsorship, marketing and business topics, as well as having been invited to repeatedly speak on 4BC radio.

By attending this event you are entitled to receive 25 CFE points.

Date: Friday 18 July 2014
Time: 7.30am - 9.00am
Venue: Link, 2/15-21 Lake St, Varsity Lakes, QLD, 4227

Venue: Gold Coast
Starting: 7:30 AM
Friday 18th July 2014
Ending: 9:00 AM
Phone Enquiries: 1300 669 030

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