IP right protection

What IP Right Protection Do I Need To Stop Robin Thicke Stealing My Work?

Linkilaw Intellectual Property, Legal Advice

IP Right Protection IP right protection represent one of your businesses most valuable assets and you should ensure that they are adequately protected. In March 2015, Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were ordered to pay damages of $7.3m for copying the 1977 Marvin Gaye hit Got to Give It Up with Blurred Lines, the biggest-selling single of 2013. The fact …

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Well Managed Businesses Have Fewer Legal Problems

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Is It A Coincidence Well Managed Businesses Have Fewer Legal Problems? Sowing the seeds of a well-managed business, with sound policies and procedures, will reap the benefits later on. Having structured employment frameworks, customer relationship management systems and contractual agreements in place usually leads to happy employees, clients and suppliers. Customers, Employees And Suppliers It clearly helps your business to …

Why it's so important to use clear language in your will

Why It’s So Important To Use Clear Language In Your Will

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Why It’s So Important To Use Clear Language In Your Will According to research conducted in 2016, 59% of UK adults have not written a will. Parting from this world without a legally valid will, is likely to cause undue stress on family members whilst resulting in unnecessary legal disputes. It is important to note, that a will needs to …

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Deal Advice: You’ve Signed Heads Of Terms, So What Can Go Wrong Now?

Linkilaw Legal Advice

  This article was written by Andrew Weaver and originally published at Growth Business. Signing the initial agreement to sell your business means the hard work is done, no? Well it might be worth keeping that champagne on ice for just a while longer. You’ve Done Everything They Told You To Do At The ‘Sort Your Exit Strategy’ Seminar 2 …

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Why You Should Always Get Your Contracts Drafted By A Legal Specialist: Never Use Templates

Linkilaw Legal Advice, Legal Documents

Why You Should Always Get Your Contracts Drafted By A Legal Specialist: Never Use Templates You Will Never Know Who Drafted your Template: Basic online legal templates will protect you from legal problems like bringing a water pistol at a gun fight. For a long time, people have been talking about ‘stranger-danger’. For all you know a con artist or …

things to consider when choosing a lawyer

5 Things To Consider When Choosing A Lawyer

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Here’s A Transcript Of The Video: 5 Things To Consider When Choosing A Lawyer. Hello, Andrew Weaver here at LawyerFair bite-sized videos. Today we’re going to look at 5 things to consider when choosing a lawyer. Whether you’re a first-time buyer of legal services, or you’ve got a retained firm, we’re hoping one or all of these points will drive …

small business lawyer

What Can A Small Business Lawyer Do For You?

Linkilaw Legal Advice

What Can A Small Business Lawyer Do For You? To be a successful small business, you will need legal advice. Getting the right legal advice is essential because it enables you to understand the legal consequences of your business actions, adequately protect your business and legal interests, make smarter business decisions, and avoid unnecessary legal problems. Unfortunately, not all small …

registering a company in the UK

Legal Advice For Registering A Company In The UK

Linkilaw Business Structures, Legal Advice

Legal Advice For Registering A Company In The UK Interested in registering a company in the UK, but don’t know where to start? Below is a set of general guidelines that can assist you in going through the registration process in the UK, however the most important resource in registering your business is a legal consultant. Every business is different, …

legal consultation checklist

Legal Consultation Checklist

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Legal Consultation Checklist Disclaimer: We understand that every business has specific needs that must be met. That being said, this is a simple guide to what should be discussed in a legal consultation.  Below is a legal consultation checklist detailing what should be discussed with a business lawyer during your consultation. In order to ensure the success of your business …