Business Disputes: A Step By Step Guide

Business Dispute: A Step-By-Step Guide

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Disputes are a part of a business adventure. It is time consuming, irritating and it costs money. But, this conflict can be handled smoothly if you know the steps to follow. According the CEDR Mediation audit – 10,000 commercial mediations were performed in 2016, an increase of 5%. Here is a step by step guide for a peaceful resolution of …

The Negotiation Step Your Acquisition Is Missing

The Negotiation Step Your Acquisition Is Missing

Tosin Buying a Business, Founder's Post, Legal Advice, Small Business

Whether you’ve successfully scaled your business and have buyers knocking on your door or you’re looking to acquire a business yourself, you’re likely overlooking a key step in the negotiation process: Heads of Terms. What are Heads of Terms? Also known as Letters of Intent or Memoranda of Understanding, Heads of Terms set out the main points of a deal …

Solving Business Disputes

Solving Business Disputes

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According the CEDR Mediation audit – 10,000 commercial mediations were performed in 2016, an increase of 5%. There is trend to solve disputes as smoothly as possible. Disputes raise concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. Here are some tips to help your business solve disputes. Choose your legal proceedings The procedure …

SEIS/EIS Investment Schemes

SEIS / EIS – Seed Entreprise Investment Scheme

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Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and Enterprise Investment Scheme(EIS) are generous tax incentive scheme created to encourage seed investment in early stage businesses. The SEIS offers both income tax and capital gains tax relief to qualifying investors who subscribe for shares in qualifying companies. The interested parties may contact HMRC who will assess whether a company is eligible under the …

Everything You Need To Know About Shareholders’ Agreements

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Shareholders agreements: A shareholders agreement is a legally binding contract between the shareholders of a company. A shareholders agreement determines the shareholders’ rights, responsibilities, privileges and protections. It can be used to protect investments, it creates a secure relationship among shareholders and maps out the running of a company. With a shareholders agreement there is clarity and certainty as to …

The 12 Biggest Legal Mistakes That Startups Make

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In startups, co-founders often overlook the need for legal security in their company. Startups are especially vulnerable to legal matters relating to many different areas such as protecting their intellectual property, getting the right terms and conditions, and various forms of employment contracts. Often co-founders only feel the need to get their legal agreements later, once legal issues have already arisen. …

Interview with the CEO of Careviz, Mikael Metthey

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Meet Mikael Metthey, the Co-Founder and CEO of Careviz. Careviz is a mobile platform dedicated to cancer patients and their families. The company hopes to utilize technology to improve the journeys of cancer patients. What does your company do? Mikael: We regroup products and services needed by cancer patients and their families. What inspired you to start your company? Mikael: …

GDPR: Have You Really Complied?

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What is GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation is Europe’s new system for the protection of personal information. The framework put in place is set to equalise the data protection across all of the European Union as well as give better protection and more rights to individuals. It was approved by the EU Parliament after four years of debate and …

How To Protect Your Intellectual Property and Why It Is Important To Do So

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Bill Gates’ statement is true of intellectual property. Intellectual property has a short shelf life for a number of reasons. One of the reasons is because they only last for a limited number of years and another is because intellectual property always changes. Thus, once you have patented or trademarked something that entity in itself can change quickly and will …

Interview with the CEO of PolicyMogul, Elliot Robinson

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Meet Elliot Robinson, the Founder and CEO of PolicyMogul. PolicyMogul is a technology startup preparing to launch within the next few weeks. The company hopes to transform parliamentary democracy through the use of software and technology. What does your company do? Elliot: PolicyMogul is creating software to help public affairs professionals to have greater impact through collaboration. We also help …