Hotel owners and hotel managers for over 200 hotels in China (including drafting and negotiating hotel management agreements). Brands involved include over a dozen luxury, lifestyle, upscale and mid-scale brands originating in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Hotel operators in China’s first few international hotel brands franchise projects.
Hotel owners and managers in drafting and negotiating branded residences management agreements and the full range of other agreements.
Hotel operators in IP-protective actions by collaboration with our highly regarded IP team.
Hotel operators and owners in domestic court proceedings and domestic and international arbitration for various types of disputes arising from management or franchise of hotel projects.
In conjunction with lawyers from our top-tier compliance practice, assisting hotels with compliance methodologies and responding to regulatory changes and on handling investigations by Chinese government agencies.
Clients on governmental licensing, environmental and planning issues.