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Fladgate acts on sale of Holiday Inn Kenilworth

Anthony Reeves, Amy Collins, James Fry, Eddie Powell, Ashleigh Brinklow, Gemma Grunewald |

Fladgate LLP has acted for Khanna Enterprises (Holdings) Limited on the sale of Khanna Enterprises (Kenilworth) Limited, the company owning the 115 bedroom Holiday Inn Kenilworth, Warwick to BGAM Hotels for £10.4 million.  Situated in Kenilworth town centre, the hotel benefits from a Marco’s New York Italian and an onsite Starbucks café. The Fladgate team […]


How 3D printing is changing the fabric of creative rights

Eddie Powell, Oliver Tobin |

The technology was on show at London Fashion Week — which raises the issue of design and copyright infringement After London Fashion Week last month, it was the models’ 3D printed footwear and dresses that made headlines. But as 3D printing edges towards the fashion mainstream, presenting exciting new opportunities for manufacturers and designers alike, […]


Yotel comes to Clerkenwell

James Fry, Eddie Powell, Gary Smith |

Fladgate LLP is delighted that construction work has now commenced on the Clerkenwell Road, London EC1 development site of its client, Medina Investment, to create a 212 bedroom hotel to be operated (under management contract) by Yotel. The hotel will be the first city centre hotel in Europe for Yotel and is scheduled to open […]


A track record in public attractions

Eddie Powell, Alan Wetterhahn, Digby Hebbard |

Fladgate has a well-established practice and a long history of advising on projects in the public attractions and themed entertainment sectors, including tourist attractions, theme parks, cultural institutions, theatres, museums, art galleries, zoos and gardens. We represented the Great Exhibition of 1851, and in 1862 we were instructed by Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States, to help set up […]


Fladgate advises on sale of Original Travel to Voyageurs du Monde and management rollover

Eddie Powell, Jamie Hamilton, Caroline Philipps, Gemma Grunewald, Diana Mennie, Andrew Bessemer Clark |

Fladgate has advised the founder and management shareholders of bespoke travel company Original Travel on the sale of their shares to a newly incorporated SPV backed by Voyageurs du Monde S.A., and on the terms of their ongoing involvement with the business. Original Travel is one of the UK’s fastest growing tailor-made travel companies; it […]


The brains behind your bricks: Intellectual property and real estate

Eddie Powell, Oliver Tobin |

Whilst developers, owners and investors keep close tabs on the value of their property portfolios, most neglect to consider the intangible assets that exist within their bricks and mortar. IP rights can come in many forms, including building design, names, nicknames and addresses, all of which need careful safeguarding in this day and age. Eddie Powell and Oliver […]


Commercial agency agreements – Software is ‘goods’, not a service

Andrew Kaufman, Eddie Powell, Oliver Tobin |

A recent decision of the High Court in Software Incubator Ltd v Computer Associates UK Ltd[1] has clarified that software is a good for the purposes of a commercial agency agreement, allowing a commercial agent to claim ‘no fault’ compensation from the software supplier following termination of the agreement. Software Incubator Limited (Software Incubator) signed […]


Fladgate advises on the disposal of the last brownfield site in St Pancras

Roland Brandman, Eddie Powell, Gideon Dabby-Joory |

Fladgate LLP has advised an offshore private family trust on the disposal of a brownfield site for development in St Pancras for £35 million. The site is the last undeveloped site in St Pancras and was sold to the Market Tech group.  The transaction involved the closure and relocation of the logistics giant DPD’s distribution […]


Fladgate advises Swiss construction company on tenth project success in the UK

Matthew Williams, Eddie Powell, Gillian Birkby, David Baverstock, David Weare |

Fladgate LLP has acted for Zurich based client Hitachi Zosen Inova AG (HZI) on an engineering, procurement and construction contract worth in excess of £100m, to deliver an energy from waste (EfW) facility on the outskirts of Edinburgh. A new EfW plant is to be built at the site of the Millerhill Zero Waste Parc, […]


3D printing: challenges for the fashion business

Eddie Powell |

The industry must embrace the technology while investing in resources to protect intellectual property rights Last week, retailer Long Tall Sally, which specialises in clothing for taller women, unveiled a 3D-printed mannequin based on a real customer’s body. Happily for the customer concerned, she need not worry about being the basis for a clone army […]


Fladgate advises on the acquisition of The Harpur Centre

Aditi Sawjani, Roland Brandman, Adam Baker, Eddie Powell, Gavin Whitney, Zevi Prager, Alan Wetterhahn, Mike Tremeer, Caroline Philipps, Daniel Polden, Ben Milloy |

Fladgate has advised on the acquisition of a shopping centre known as The Harpur Centre in Bedford for Harpur Centre Bedford Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of a Jersey Limited Partnership) from Zurich Assurance Plc.  Tellon Capital LLP was the acting asset manager on the transaction. James Burchell of Tellon Capital commented: “Daniel and his […]


2016 Legal 500 ranks Fladgate across the board

Taj Rehal, Jeremy Whiteson, Amy Collins, David Robinson, Grant Gordon, Graham Spitz, Richard Kaufman, Eddie Powell, Gillian Birkby, Alan Wetterhahn, Alison Mould, Mike Tremeer, Luke Morris, Mark Harnett, Avram Kelman, Richard Reuben, Michael McCartney, Nigel Gordon, James Earl, Kim McMurray, Mark Buckley, Janet Keeley, Steven Mash, Sophia Purkis, Alexander Wildschütz, Digby Hebbard, Simon Ekins, Paul Airley, David Weare, Bree Taylor, Teresa Cullen, Gideon Dabby-Joory |

Fladgate LLP is delighted to have achieved across the board rankings in the recently launched 2016 edition of the Legal 500 Guide to the UK Legal Profession. The firm achieved 27 rankings with a further 57 individual recommendations. Commercial contracts Eddie Powell led the advice to MLCG on the negotiation of a multi-year exclusive supply agreement with […]