Legal Documents Your Small Business Needs

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 …

How To Deal With A Breach Of Contract

How To Deal With A Breach Of Contract: Before, During And After

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If you’re a business owner, it’s likely that you’ve had to sign dozens of contracts before. However, it’s unlikely that things have ever gone wrong. But, what happens when they do? Just imagine: you’ve hired a developer to finish a component of your world-changing app. It was meant to take three months but it’s now been eight. The developer is …

Director resignation letter

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 …

why a shareholders agreement is important

5 Top Tips If Starting A Business With Friends And Why A Shareholders Agreement Is Important

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“All Lasting Business Is Built On Friendship” – Why A Shareholders Agreement Is Important When Starting A Business With Friends. A very familiar founders path is to start a business with friends.  Hell, why not?  You want to work with people you know well, can trust and (hopefully) will enjoy the journey with; but why a shareholder agreement is important?  …

key legal documents when selling a business

What Are The Key Legal Documents When Selling A Business?

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When selling a business, it makes sense to present your business at its best. Your contracts are extremely valuable. By planning your sales strategy and ensuring that you have key documents prepared, you will strengthen your negotiating position and be more likely to secure key commercial terms. If your key documents are not up to scratch then you risk of …

NDAs

Keep It Secret, Keep It Safe: Non-Disclosure Agreements

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Businesses And Confidential Information Some secrets are kept for good reason, and nowhere is this more true than in the business world. Companies tend to forget that their intellectual property is one of their most valuable assets. With that in mind, protecting any information about the business affairs is important if the company wishes to avoid any unwanted competition, a …

essential legal documents

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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Starting A Business With Family? Get These Three Legal Agreements

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Starting a business with family can be a exciting endeavour for many people. However, it’s also one that can be fraught with danger if it’s not managed properly. It is a fact that not every family business turns out well. In some cases, disputes and disagreements can tear a family apart and cause irreconcilable differences. If you intend on starting a …

Sorting your data privacy policy once and for all.

Sorting Your Data Privacy Policy Once And For All

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If you’re like most entrepreneurs, then there’s definitely an element of your business which runs online. Building a website for your business isn’t an easy feat. You’ve got a number of things to worry about – the user experience, the interface, the cost of running the website and more – including your legal obligation to protect the privacy of your …

website terms and conditions

A Guide To Your Website Terms And Conditions

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Website terms and conditions are essential for many business owners. You may think you can publish a website without getting your legal ducks in a row – you could not be more wrong. Too many business owners are running their online businesses naively by not regulating their relationship with their users. You need to protect your website and your business …