The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Brief guide to employers

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Brief guide to employers

Linkilaw Business News

The Government has announced a series of tax and financial measures to support businesses affected by the COVID-19 disruption. From those measures, one of the most striking has been the ‘Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme’. To  give clarity around this, we have put together a brief summary of the government guidance: What is the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme? The purpose of …

5 Strategies To Optimise Working From Home

5 Strategies To Optimise Working From Home

Linkilaw Motivation & Success

Remote working and the effectiveness of distributed teams has been heavily debated over the years, but now more than ever it’s something many more people are choosing or circumstantially needing to do globally. Optimising a working from home strategy for businesses and staff is turning quickly into an essential, not a ‘luxury’. Even for teams that are used to working …

Coronavirus and force majeure Contractual Implications for Businesses

Coronavirus And Force Majeure Clause For Business

Linkilaw Company Law

Travel restrictions, event cancellations, and sick and self-isolating workforces due to the impact of COVID-19 are causing difficulties for businesses across the globe and in the UK, many of which are now unable to perform contracts in the manner agreed with their contractual counterparties. What recourse may you have if your contracts are affected? Force majeure clause  The first consideration …

Non Disclosure Agreements Are Crucial To Your Business. Learn Why 2

Non-Disclosure Agreements Are Crucial To Your Business. Learn Why!

Linkilaw Legal Documents

A Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) is a legally binding document that protects your business by ensuring that employees and other people involved with your business are not allowed to disclose sensitive information about your business, clients, and operations to the public. Any information that you deem important to the profitability of your business needs to be included in an NDA. Without …

avoid a legal battle

5 Ways To Avoid A Legal Battle

Linkilaw Legal Documents

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 can be completely unnecessary and totally avoidable. Listed below are the key legal weapons you can use to defend your business in a …

IR35 Everything freelancers need to know

IR35: Everything Freelancers Need To Know

Linkilaw Employee Regulations

New rules on how off-payroll consultants are treated are coming into force in April 2020, sending shockwaves to freelancers in all industries. Private sector employers who have seen this change coming have already taken steps to renegotiate working arrangements with their freelance workers; others are simply not aware of their new tax responsibilities. But if you’re an independent contractor or …