Azmul Haque

Azmul Haque

Founder & Managing Director at Collyer Law LLC - SINGAPORE

Azmul is a tri-qualified lawyer licensed to practice law in England, India, and Singapore - one of few foreign lawyers awarded a Singapore Law Practice license. With 19+ years experience, Azmul has expertise in complex, cross-border corporate transactions, commercial contracts, and regulatory matters– whether for start-ups or billion-dollar enterprises. Azmul has worked with companies from MNC and Asian corporations to family-owned businesses across several Asian jurisdictions (India, Singapore, ASEAN) and emerging market countries in APAC. He’s a leading practitioner for the TMT sector with experience in FinTech, Internet & e-Commerce, and BlockChain (among others), and industries like Media & Entertainment, Pharma & Healthcare, and Telecommunications. Azmul is ranked by legal directories Chambers Asia-Pacific, Asia-Pacific Legal 500 and Global Law Experts. Recent awards include “A-List 2020" Top 100 India-focused lawyers at an international law firm - India Business Law Journal and shortlisted for “Dealmaker of the Year” - ALB SE Asia Law Awards.

All Sessions by Azmul Haque

Day 3 - Stream 1 April 14, 2021
3:30 am - 4:00 am

LEGAL ISSUES: Essentials of an international franchise contract


Franchising as a concept encourages cross-border business partnerships of different kinds and via different models. There are certain rights and privileges granted to the franchisees for which only the franchisee is accountable, and some rights are preserved with the franchisor. But what considerations should guide the franchisee and franchisor? What defines their rights and obligations that both of them have to abide by? And how does that change in an increasingly borderless world for digital goods and services?