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1 SCOTT PLACE, 2 HARDMAN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03333 202220
Fax:
Fax 03333 204440
Email:
Web:
www.dwf.law

Catherine Harrison

Tel:
Work +44 (0)161 604 1784
Email:
DWF

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I am a Senior Associate at DWF, specialising in commercial contract, intellectual property, technology and e-commerce matters for clients across the retail, food, education, oil and gas and technology sectors.

Position

Senior Associate

Career

I advise on all manners of contract matters including the protection and exploitation of IP, terms and conditions (business, consumer and website), agency, distribution, manufacturing and supply agreements, R&D, logistics, IT procurement, master services agreements, joint venture structures, transitional services arrangements, software licensing, sponsorship and partnering arrangements for private and public sector clients.

Education

University of Oxford - BA in Modern History
City University - Postgraduate Diploma in Law
BLP Mnchester– Legal Practice Course
Kings College London - Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law


North West: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

DWF's team is headed by the ‘very user friendlyCraig Chaplin, whose ‘service levels are excellent’. The ‘excellent’ team ‘has individuals who know their clients' business so thoroughly that they provide very efficient answers. The team has real strength in depth and adds value with its commercial approach’. Senior associate Catherine Harrison  ‘is very approachable and stands out from the rest; her specialist knowledge of IP and commercial law is first-class’. The team advises a plethora of IP-rich companies and has specialist knowledge of areas such as industrial manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and healthcare as well as leisure and hospitality. It is particularly known for its work in brand licensing, collaboration, protection and litigation work in the retail and sports sectors. It continues to provide IP, sponsorship and strategic commercial advice to British Cycling. Wm Morrisons and Expedia are also clients.

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