What’s A Director’s Service Agreement _

What’s a Director’s Service Agreement?

Linkilaw Legal Documents

A director’s service agreement is a crucial document: It sets out various rights and obligations that arise as a result of appointing a director. While having such an agreement is not a legal requirement, it creates certainty for the director and the company, allowing both parties to be protected in situations of dispute or disagreements. For many entrepreneurs, putting in …

Environment

Why Working to Save the Environment Could Also Save Your Business

Linkilaw Business News

Every business must comply with various environmental legislation, but many businesses are going beyond this for both moral reasons and to jumpstart their success. Climate change is a hot topic, as it should be – it will affect every single aspect of life and work if something is not done about it. Change is coming and your company needs to …

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners: The Essentials

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners – The Essentials

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Small businesses accounted for 99.3% of private sector businesses at the start of 2017 and 99.9% were small or medium-sized (SMEs). Want to be part of this business owners’ world? Are you a small business owner wanting to avoid mistakes? Don’t know where to start or what you need? Here are the essentials for those seeking legal advice for small …

EIS

Why The EIS Business Angel Exemption Is The Ultimate Win-Win

Linkilaw Legal Advice

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is a HMRC tax incentive program built to incentivise investment into innovative companies that would otherwise pose a high risk to investors. EIS provides investors with generous tax relief for their investments into qualifying companies. The tax benefits include: Income Tax Relief Capital Gains Tax Deferral Capital Gains Tax Exemption Loss Relief. Put simply, EIS …

Privacy policy

How A Privacy Policy Can Protect You & Your Users

Linkilaw Internet Security

Now more than ever, businesses are enthusiastically embracing the Internet as a medium to connect with regular users and engage with potential clients. A privacy policy is not only important, it is necessary. Failure to create a privacy policy is illegal as such a policy should be adopted under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) to ensure that personal information …

Solving Business Disputes

Solving Business Disputes

Linkilaw Legal Advice

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. Business disputes raise concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. Here are some tips to help you solve business disputes. Choose your legal proceedings The …

SEIS and EIS Investment Schemes

SEIS and EIS – Seed Entreprise Investment Scheme

Linkilaw Business Finance

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 …