Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen
Jacob has acquired in-depth knowledge of and experience in a broad spectrum of commercial contract types, including sales and distribution agreements, agency agreements, franchise agreements, logistics and warehousing agreements, facility management agreements, supply agreements as well as purchasing contracts.
Jacob has extensive experience in franchising and licensing, including the drafting and negotiation of franchise agreements and licensing agreements, expanding franchise systems internationally, setting up franchise systems in Denmark and Danish and EU competition law related to franchising and licensing;. Jacob has amongst others been involved in franchise and licensing matters concerning such brands as Starbucks Coffee, Carl's Jr., Flying Tiger Copenhagen, KellyDeli (Sushi Daily), Pret A Manger, Joe & the Juice, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), Skousen, IWG (Regus, Spaces, HQ and Signature by Regus), Berlitz, Gucci and Freedom Boat Club.
Jacob has contributed to a number of international publications on franchising, including "Getting the Deal Through - Franchise 2015", The Franchise Law Review (Edition 1-9) and The Legal 500: Franchise & Licensing Country Comparative Guide (2019, 2020, 2021).
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is listed as a "Leading Franchise Lawyer": Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is considered "an excellent franchise expert" by peers. He is "always available, has very good franchise knowledge, and gives strong business advice"(2020)
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is listed as a "Leading Franchise Lawyer": Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is a go-to name in the international franchise market. His "very professional" manner is praised by peers who "highly recommend" him (2019)
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is listed as a "Leading Franchise Lawyer": Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen stands out as "a commercially orientated and responsive lawyer" and demonstrates an "impressive knowledge of franchise law" (2018)
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is listed as a "Leading Franchise Lawyer": "Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen receives wide-ranging endorsements for his outstanding contractual practice and specialist experience in the retail sector" (2017)
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is listed as a "Recommended lawyer" as regards the practice area Commercial, Corporate and M&A (2016)