Wendy Hederman – Partner, Mason Hayes & Curran

  • Speaker Bio:

    Wendy is a partner in MHC’s Commercial law team, and leads the firm’s Food, Beverage and Agricultural Law team.   www.mhc.ie/expertise/food-agriculture-beverage

    Wendy advises Irish and international companies across the food and drinks sector on distribution, agency, supply chain contracts, outsourcing, food labelling and product regulatory matters. Wendy also has expertise in consumer law, ecommerce, competition law, sponsorship and advertising.

    She rejoined Mason Hayes & Curran in 2011, after a decade of in-house legal roles, which included 7 years as legal counsel with Diageo Ireland.



    Presentation Title:

    Selling to an Irish Supermarket?  Hear what the Grocery Goods Regulations can do for you.

    Presentation Synopsis:

    The Grocery Goods Regulations 2016 have a significant impact on contracts for the sale of food and drink by a supplier to grocery retailers and wholesalers. The Regulations are intended to redress the imbalance in negotiating power of Irish supermarket chains when buying from food suppliers. In this presentation, Wendy Hederman will outline key provisions of the new Regulations, and highlight the benefits and watch-outs for Irish suppliers in the new regime.