Distribution agreements can offer food and beverage companies a low-risk way to reach new profitable markets. Many distribution agreements become long-standing and successful agreements for suppliers and distributors. However, if it becomes necessary or desirable to terminate a distribution relationship, it is important to ensure that it is valid and effective. A supplier wants to keep control of its distribution network, with the ability to redefine zones, change product offerings, prices and sales targets. Although the possibility of modifying these aspects of a commercial agreement may be incorporated into a distribution agreement, a distributor will generally object to any modification to the extent that it attempts to redefine the commercial agreement entered into by the parties at the beginning of the relationship. «VAC Kiosk is another useful, tailored and easy-to-access resource that directly coincides with our focus on saving time, money and effort for CCA members.» Instructions on the fundamental characteristics of the doctrine of estoppel and the different classifications to which it has been subjected can be found in the practical note: Estoppel – what, when and how to claim oneself and the related contents. Obligation — what is it? Where A, by words or behaviors to B, a clear and unambiguous With the steady decline in DB retirement provision, DC pension offers have gained in importance. Today, there are nearly 30,000 operational DC systems and 38 authorized DC-Master trusts. In our new DC briefing, we look at some of the most important trends that exist. This practice note takes into account the different categories of contractual damages that may be available for financial loss (property damage), i.e.
damage based on expectations, damages based on trust and damages based on profits. You can find information on contractual damage in general in the practice note: contract. . . .