SEIS Advance Assurance: New Law You May Not Be Aware Of

SEIS Advance Assurance: New Law You May Not Be Aware Of

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Many startups do not know that SEIS Advance Assurance requirements have changed. Are you one of them? The sooner you comply the sooner you can secure your investors. What is SEIS Advance Assurance SEIS is designed to help your company raise money when it’s starting to trade. It does this by offering tax reliefs to individual investors who buy new …

Business Dispute: When Should I Hire A Lawyer?

Business Dispute: When Should I Hire A Lawyer?

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When should you hire a lawyer? Hiring a lawyer is not an extravagant expense but a cost saving one. What you should do before hiring your lawyer: Know your needs Would you prefer to go to court or stay courteous? Trust your lawyer Do they take the time to teach you about the legal context of your business? Do they …

Horror Stories: Never Use A Breach Of Contract Template

Horror Stories: Never Use A Breach Of Contract Template

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What you don’t want to pay for is any routine work, but you are willing to pay for experience. Thus, you shouldn’t use a breach of contract template. Putting a legal template in the hands of a non-lawyer is somewhat akin to giving a ball to someone who never has had any training. He will know how to shoot in …

Business Dispute: How To Negotiate

Business Dispute: How To Negotiate?

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Negotiation is a part of everyday life, but negotiation is even more important in case of conflict. Dispute brings up concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. In case of a dispute, negotiating might allow you to avoid these costs or, at the very least, mitigate them. What do you need to …

Tag Along Drag Along Rights Explained

Tag Along Drag Along Rights Explained

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There are many different aspects of a Shareholders’ Agreement. This is to explain what Tag Along and Drag Along rights are. What are Tag Along and Drag Along Rights? A tag along provision also called ‘co-sale right’ is a clause that allows minor shareholders to ‘tag along’ with a larger shareholder or group of shareholders if they find a buyer …

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 …

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 …

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: …

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 …