Buying & selling goods & services

For all businesses, regardless of their nature, resources or size, buying and selling goods and services represents the very essence of what they do. Spearing Waite's commercial lawyers have the expertise to advise you on the most suitable and cost effective solution for each of your commercial transactions.

Legally speaking, every commercial purchase or sale creates a contract. Accordingly the importance to businesses of having all its dealings documented in an accurate, complete and user-friendly manner simply cannot be overstated.

This is genuinely indispensable to the effective management of your legal and commercial risk. This is not to say that all contracts need to be lengthy, complex, time consuming or expensive to create – a simple and straightforward transaction can often be documented equally simply.

The Spearing Waite commercial team offers comprehensive experience, including:

  • Terms and conditions of purchase and supply
  • Bespoke contracts for the sale and purchase of goods
  • Finance and operating leases for plant and equipment
  • Contracts for consultancy and other specialist services
  • Tendering arrangements

We can advise on the right solutions to meet the demands of your business and ensure that all those important issues which are an essential part of your trading and business relationships are addressed in the correct way.  These may include:

  • Ordering and forecasting procedures
  • Delivery, lead times and remedies for late delivery
  • Passing of title and risk to goods
  • Pricing and price reviews
  • Invoicing and payment procedures
  • Quality control, specifications and KPIs
  • Service level agreements
  • Liability for defective goods or performance

Whatever your business and whatever your size, we have the experience and know-how to ensure that your contractual arrangements are right for your business.

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For legal advice or assistance on a commercial contract to support you in buying or selling goods or services, contact the specialists at Spearing Waite.

Contact the team via the form below, or call +44 (0)116 262 4225

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We’re situated in the heart of Leicester’s commercial quarter, just minutes from the city centre. Get in touch with any queries you have, or alternatively, call us on 0116 262 4225.

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