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My firm is about to enter into an agreement with a

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My firm is about to enter into an agreement with a technology provider on a global exclusive basis. However their terms state in case of change of control, our agreement will cease. How can (if at all?!) I guard or protect my firm against this? We don't expect them to sell their firm, but perhaps in a few years they may and what about our exclusive arrangement with is a huge USP for us in our industry?!
Will appreciate any advice.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.

Is there a survival clause at all, ie if the firm changes certain clauses will continue?
Alex

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
HI Alex. Can we speak later today, ideally around 5pm UK time?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Don't think so re survival clause... I can send the document if you wish? (proposed contract)?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

Yes remind me then if you would and I will call you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK. can't send attachments.... can you email me***@******.***
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sure, will do at 5 pm ish. thanks
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

Ok

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
HI There Im back - sent phone number
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
SHall we try tomorrow instead? I can do most of the day up to lunch. can't do afternoon
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

Sure ok - let me know am when you are available.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Alex can we speak at 930 am UK time today?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
HI There please let me know.. my schedule is tight all day, can't speak this afternoon. need to sort tis out ASAP. thanks
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

I need your number, I dont have it

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
0207(###) ###-####
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can I call you? I have a call again now at 945. Suggest we speak at 10.15. is that possible?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

10:15. Alex

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
THaks, look forward to your call.
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

Thanks. Alex

Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.

It would be along the lines of: Should this agreement be terminated by either party then the provisions of xxxxx remain (Thats the clause number you want to keep). Alex