Retail and Hospitality Law

Our Practice

Areas of Practice

The Retail and Hospitality Law Practice Group at Young Clement Rivers, LLP defends and advises a wide range of consumer-oriented clients including retailers, hotels, restaurants, and shopping malls. The group provides expert counsel on matters related to:           

  • Labor and Employment
    • EEOC, ADA Compliance       
  • Workers' Compensation  
  • Premises Liability
    • Slip and Fall, Security, Trespass, Dram Shop Litigation
  • Real Estate/Leasehold Agreements
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Construction Litigation 
  • Product Liability
  • Franchising
  • Corporate Tax
  • Antitrust
  • Vendor Relationship Management

Claims handling

The group has three main goals in claims handling:

  1. assess cases early
  2. settle legitimate claims for a fair value
  3. vigorously defend those without merit

ALFA

YCRLAW is a member of ALFA International and the Retail and Hospitality Law Group participates in sophisticated seminars with companies across the country to stay abreast of a variety of industry-specific standards. From this, the attorneys learn about industry trends, strategies, and issues useful in preparing a defense strategy for clients.

Articles and Case Studies

News

50th Anniversary Video

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