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Navigating the gig economy and the choppy channel across to...

Businesses looking to expand may consider a franchise model as the solution to future growth without the demands of capital investment.  But getting franchising terms...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Commercial & Corporate | 5th May 2022

5 key steps to protect your intellectual property

In this article, we look at five of the key things all business owners should look at. 1. Take stock of all of your intellectual...

Nigel Maud

Partner, Commercial & Corporate, COLP
Commercial & Corporate, Employment | 19th January 2022

Return to the workplace: Making adjustments to the workplace for...

As restrictions ease and more and more people return to work, it is essential that employers continue to ensure the workplace is both safe and...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Commercial & Corporate | 12th November 2021

Why grey matter still counts when it comes to patenting...

Each day brings new milestones in the achievements of Artificial Intelligence; many in response to the health and economic challenges of the past two years. ...

Nigel Maud

Partner, Commercial & Corporate, COLP
Commercial & Corporate | 2nd September 2021

Companies House rejects 800 company names: Guide to naming your...

When it comes to starting a business, one of the most challenging but interesting tasks you must carry out is finding the right name. However,...

Emma Reynolds

Paralegal, Commercial & Corporate
Commercial & Corporate | 10th June 2021

Understanding whether the force may be with you

‘May the force be with you’ is usually the concern of Jedi knights heading to battle in Star Wars, rather than something that company directors...

Emma Reynolds

Paralegal, Commercial & Corporate

Companies must be on track for Covid-safe workplace

Companies anticipating a return to the workplace in July, if the Government’s route map stays on track, should be planning how to protect workers and...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator

Firm promotions: James Lamont and Louise Harrhy join the Executive...

We are delighted to announce that James Lamont, Head of Commercial & Corporate and Louise Harrhy, Head of Wills, Trusts and Estates will be joining...

Nigel Maud

Partner, Commercial & Corporate, COLP

Sunak empties his purse for a pandemic-beating budget

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the UK’s economic agenda dominated the Chancellor’s 2021 Budget Statement, with support for business and jobs receiving top-line...

James Lamont

Partner, Head of Commercial & Corporate

Critical reporting for company relocations during the pandemic

A complex court case over conflicting dispute resolution provisions has highlighted a simple, but vital, takeaway on the importance of corporate reporting requirements for all...

Leah Whittaker

Paralegal, Commercial & Corporate