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What You Need To Know About The UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa

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The United Kingdom Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa aims to make the UK entrepreneurial scene more inclusive and more diverse. If you are outside the European Economic Area and Switzerland, consider applying for a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa to set up or run a business in the UK. The countries within the EEA are Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, …

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5 Ways To Avoid A Legal Battle

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Starting a business can be exciting and unpredictable. There are new people to meet, money to make and markets to revolutionise. However, one thing every startup wants to avoid are expensive and time consuming legal battles. Litigation is completely unnecessary and totally avoidable. Listed below are the key legal weapons you can use to defend your business in a legal …

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The Importance Of A UK Employment Contract

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A valid UK employment contract is required between all employees and employers. The contract is a legally binding agreement that lays out an employee’s employment conditions, rights, responsibilities and duties. An employment contract provides guidelines and expectations to be met by both parties of the agreement. Without a valid UK employment contract, an employer has no legal basis to enforce …

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Breaking Down A Partnership Agreement: Why You Should Never Use Partnership Agreement Templates In The UK

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What Is A Partnership Agreement? A partnership agreement is an agreement between you and your partners. It lays out the framework of the partnership by detailing the duties and obligations of the partners to each other to ensure the partnership is effective. Why Do You Need A Partnership Agreement? It’s pivotal to have a written partnership agreement because it sets …

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Brexit Terms Every UK Citizen Should Know For 2017

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With 2016 finally in the books, citizens of the UK are rather in a “what’s next?” state of mind going into the new year. Between the Brexit vote, the passing of the Snoopers’ charter, and its apparent defeat in EU court. Let’s also not forget the Americans unprecedented election of Donald Trump as their next president. There will be a …

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Why UK Law Says Adultery Doesn’t Apply In Divorce For Same Sex Couples

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Same-sex marriage has been legalised in the United Kingdom in 2014 (with the exception of Northern Ireland). That’s a great, if not slightly belated, step forward for human rights in our little corner of the world. However, remnants of previous, more conservative times are still present and, frustratingly, can be found in the most confounding legal caveats of UK law. …

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Workforce Issues: Should UK Workers Have The ‘Right To Disconnect?’

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It seems that this has become the way we live now: multitasking and juggling several daily grinds at once, connected and available (almost) 24/7, carrying (often unpaid) work home. With our smartphones practically sewn onto our wrists, we glimpse into our work mail inboxes when we’re taking the dog for a walk around the neighbourhood or waiting for our food …

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What Brian Rix Said About The UK’s Assisted Dying Law

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Lord Brian Rix, one of Britain’s most beloved stage and TV actors, passed away last month after succumbing to a two-year battle with a terminal disease. In his last years, Lord Rix stirred a lot of public attention with his firm stance on assisted dying; more specifically, how the UK law regulating assisted dying and euthanasia needs to change, and …

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The Ultimate Guide To Understanding A Business Plan

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Description A business plan is a written document that describes your business’s objectives, strategies, sales, marketing, and financial forecasts. A business plan helps you: clarify your business idea, spot potential problems (and find potential solutions), set out your goals and measure your progress. Why It’s Important For A Startup While some first-time entrepreneurs might ask the question of why they …