Addleshaw Goddard has advised Britvic on its agreement with the Narang Group for the sale and distribution of its Fruit Shoot drink in India commencing mid-2014. The deal will mark the first time that Britvic has launched one of its products in India and is part of the soft drinks business’s strategy of accelerated international growth.
The law firm’s team was led by Mike Duggan, Addleshaw Goddard’s India Business Group head, with support from corporate associate Sunjay Malhotra.
The team collaborated with Indian law firm Khaitan & Co to advise Britvic. Khaitan’s legal team was led by partner Vaishali Sharma and associate Abhishek Sinha.