Hotel, Restaurant & Hospitality Industries

Genova Burns has attorneys dedicated to the representation of Hotels, Restaurants and other businesses in the Hospitality Industry.  Our expertise, on behalf of Hospitality clients includes the following:

  • Business formation, structure and corporate issues.
  • Purchases and Sale of Hotels, Restaurants and other Hospitality businesses.
  • Franchising and Licensing Agreements and disputes.
  • All aspects of franchisor-franchisee litigation disputes in federal and state court.
  • Alcoholic Beverages Licensing and Compliance issues.
  • All types of labor and employment issues unique to the Hospitality Industry, including:
    • Wage Hour Matters.
    • Employee Benefits and Health Plans.
    • Department of Labor Regulatory Audits and Investigations.
    • Union Avoidance.
    • Collective Bargaining, Arbitrations and NLRB matters.
    • OSHA matters.
    • Employment Law, Discrimination and Personnel Matters.
    • ADA compliance.
    • Cybersecurity and Privacy compliance.
  • Insurance and Risk Management issues.
  • Real Estate transactions and leasing.
  • Land Use Approval and Strategy regarding site location.
  • Financing transactions.
  • Mediation and litigation of partnership disputes.
  • Construction and Property Management issues.
  • Commercial Litigation and Business Disputes.
  • Trademark filings and intellectual property litigation.
  • Consumer Affairs Regulatory matters.
  • Defense of personal injury claims.

Contact: Patrick M. McGovern, Esq. or Rajiv D. Parikh, Esq.
Co-Chairs, Hotel, Restaurant & Hospitality Industries Practice Group