Startup common Legal Mistakes

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. …

Why you need a shareholders agreement

Why You Need A Shareholders Agreement In Your Startup

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What is a Shareholder Agreement? A shareholders agreement should essentially be the cornerstone of any business venture between founders and partners. It is a legally binding document that sets out the structure of the company. A shareholders agreement can be among many people, not only the co-founders but anyone who has a potential interest in the company. The agreement should …

Terms And Conditions: FAQ

Terms And Conditions: FAQ With Linkilaw

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You run a serious risk when operating your website or app without professional terms and conditions. Without them, you might be legally liable for any technical issues associated with your website. So, are you ready for us to answer your most common T&C questions? What Are Terms And Conditions? Terms and conditions are also known as terms of use and …

Company Directors And Legal Contracts: A Linkilaw Guide

Company Directors And Legal Contracts: A Linkilaw Guide

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Company Directors And Legal Contracts: A Linkilaw Guide Just like movie directors are in charge of the daily film production, company directors are in charge of the day-to-day running of a company. However, when choosing, employing and dismissing a director there are strict rules in place as to what you can and cannot do. So, how can you make sure …

how legal disclaimers work on websites

How Legal Disclaimers Work On Websites

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Websites can owe a duty of care to those who visit them and then rely upon the information contained in that website. So if your business website contains posts, opinion or guidance which readers may rely upon, you should think about incorporating a legal disclaimer and exclusion of liability. Disclaimers are designed to overcome potential litigation. They remove the suggestion …

what terms and conditions should i include on my website?

What Terms and Conditions should I include on my website?

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We all know that website terms and conditions (T&Cs) are important, but truthfully how many of us actually take the time to read them and go through the detail with a fine toothcomb? Linkilaw have written some key tips to guide you through this process. According to a Money Advice Service Survey, around 84% of us do not read the small …

Why You Should Always Get Your Contracts Drafted By A Legal Specialist

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 …

Terms And Conditions: FAQ

Terms And Conditions: FAQ

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Terms And Conditions: FAQ Terms and Conditions are a crucial aspect of any business contract or relationship. Terms and Conditions regulate the relationship between businesses and consumers, suppliers, businesses and other businesses, etc. They are often called Terms of Service or Terms of Agreement and can be found in fine print at the bottom of a contract or a website. …