Five Star Legal Expertise
Moye White represents clients in most aspects of the food and beverage industry. Our attorneys provide comprehensive counsel in order to obtain the best possible outcome for our clients -- on time and within their budget, no matter your business structure, size, or location.
Moye White’s attorneys are deeply familiar with the specialized needs of the food and beverage industry. With decades of experience representing clients both in-house and as trusted outside advisers, our attorneys have dealt first-hand with the most challenging industry issues. Our team understands commercial markets and how to efficiently structure, negotiate, and close complex deals.
Full Breadth and Depth of Legal Representation
Our clients are both large and small, from start-up producers and manufacturers relying on entrepreneurial expertise to bring their novel business ideas to life to established brands with an international footprint. We tailor our team-oriented, collaborative approach to meet the needs of individuals, family-owned businesses, public companies, as well as international conglomerates and suppliers facing changing regulations or large-scale business reorganizations.
Our comprehensive food and beverage services include:
- Domestic distribution operations advice and agreements
- Due diligence
- FDA Labeling
- Franchise systems advice and litigation
Food and Beverage Litigation
In an industry as consumer-focused as yours, contract disputes, consumer complaints, lawsuits, and other issues are common, but can be easily avoided, between suppliers, distributors, manufacturers, customers, and businesses. Our litigation team is well-versed in these areas; we have successfully represented clients in a wide range of food and beverage litigation matters, including:
- Consumer fraud
- Contract and supply chain disputes
- False advertising, labeling claims, and marketing practices
- Food safety and contamination
Franchise and Distribution Agreements,
Litigation, and More
If your business is looking to expand into new markets, our franchise and distribution attorneys prioritize your business and legal needs. We work with U.S. businesses seeking to expand or establish overseas operations, as well as international companies seeking a strong presence in our domestic market. From licensing to smoothing out any speedbumps in the supply chain, we have the knowledge to guide your business in the right direction of growth and development. Learn more about our Franchise and Distribution practice here.
General Corporate Advice
We know how competitive the food and beverage industry is, whether you’re a single-location, family-owned business or a multinational corporation with thousands of locations or franchises. Our experience within the food and beverage industry provides your business with the opportunity to grow and flourish ahead of the competition. In addition to industry-specific legal advice and representation, our attorneys also have the knowledge to represent you on the following general business and corporate matters:
- Deal structure (including financial and tax)
- Developing and implementing business strategy
- Employment law
- Environmental, policy, and regulatory issues, including public lands and livestock issues
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Protecting trademarks and other intellectual property
- Real estate, leasing, and property rights
- Securities, Hart-Scott-Rodino, and other regulatory compliance
- Strategic planning
Comprehensive Guidance for Your Company
Moye White has been at the forefront of Business & Corporate Law and Litigation in Denver since 1976. With additional locations in Atlanta and Basalt, Colorado, our comprehensive legal services are more accessible than ever before. No matter what your business looks like or how it is structured, our attorneys use a collaborative approach to law, providing you with comprehensive representation, from the idea of starting a new business to expanding into your second country and everything in between.