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How Will European Union General Data Protection Regulation Affect My Business?

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The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is expected to be implemented at the end of this year and will require businesses to improve their data security. The GDPR governs the security and management of personal data, both of customers and employees. As an EU regulation, the GDPR automatically holds the force of the law and does not require …

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Does Your Business Have A Shareholders Agreement?

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  Here’s The Transcript Of The Video, “Does Your Business Have A Shareholders Agreement?” Hello. Andrew Weaver, LawyerFair bite size videos. Here’s the scenario: you are a startup or an early stage business. You’ve created a great service concept, app, product. With a bunch of mates you’re flying off the seat of your pants, and therefore, rising to the top …

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

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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 …

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Startup Legals: Agreements You Must Have

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  Start-Up Legals: Agreements you must have, agreements you can put on hold, and why legislation from 1890 might be required to settle a business dispute. So, you have decided to start your own business! A very exciting time, with endless possibilities and, the risk of getting caught up in launch euphoria and forgetting to put in place basic legal …

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Legal Documents Your Small Business Needs

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Legal Documents Your Small Business Needs So you want to start a small business? But, do you have all of the legal documents that you need to legally start and operate your small business? Having the right legal documentation is a crucial part of the Startup Journey. You need the legal documentation to protect yourself from future legal problems and …

What To Include In A Director Resignation Letter

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What To Include In A Director Resignation Letter There are a variety of reasons which lead to a director’s resignation: Unexpected illness comes up Interests change over time You may be ready to retire The company may be headed in a different direction Whatever the case, a director resignation letter is necessary when the time comes. While a letter is …

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The Essential Legal Documents Your Small Business Needs

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‘ An Ounce of Prevention is Worth More Than One Million Pounds of Cure’ (David Agus) At the start over 2016, SME’s accounted for 99.9% of the 5.5 million private sector businesses in the UK. Overall, it cost 18.2 billion in legal fees for all the private sector businesses to become legally compliant – that’s £14,800 each. The Federation of …

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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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How To Write A Proper Company Terms Of Service That Protects Your Business

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I Always Read A Company Terms Of Service, Said No One Ever But That Doesn’t Mean It Isn’t Important A recurring joke on the Internet says the biggest lie on the planet is, “I have read and understood the company Terms of Service”. Even Urban Dictionary seems to think so. Not so far off from the truth, would you agree? …