GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR

GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR

Linkilaw GDPR

GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR Dear Startups, The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is about to come into force, are you ready for it? The (GDPR) was adopted by the European Union (including the UK) in April 2016 and will apply from the 25th May 2018. This regulation extends the data rights of individuals …

Small business legal advice: the do's and the don'ts

Small Business Legal Advice: The Do’s And The Don’ts

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Small Business Legal Advice: The Do’s And The Don’ts So, you’re starting your own business. Woohoo. With so much on your plate, it’s easy to forget the legal requirements… Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Today, we are summarising our top pieces of small business legal advice to ensure your startup is legally protected from the outset and throughout. Do …

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Commercial Property Owners: Have You Claimed Tax Relief?

Linkilaw Commercial Property

This Is A Transcript Of The Video, “Commercial Property Owners: Have You Claimed Tax Relief?” Andrew: Just give me a little bit of background about Butterworth’s. You’ve been a panel member of LawyerFair, a loyal panel member of LawyerFair, for many, many months, probably almost since we started actually. A great office and firm for us to deal with, so just …

Terms And Conditions: FAQ

Terms And Conditions: FAQ With Linkilaw

Linkilaw Legal Documents

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 …

How To Write An Appeal Letter

How To Write An Appeal Letter

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Yes, it’s true. Even in the corporate world, there is a legal version of telling your side of the story.   An Appeal Letter is a formal tool to make a complaint against your employer or to challenge a wrongful decision made against you. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy as explaining your version to your mum, friend or sibling. To …

Company Directors And Legal Contracts: A Linkilaw Guide

Company Directors And Legal Contracts: A Linkilaw Guide

Linkilaw Legal Advice, Legal Documents

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 …

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Employment Tribunals: Does My Business Need Representation And Can We Ever Claim For Costs?

Linkilaw Employee Regulations

Even the best working relationships can break down and sometimes end in acrimonious divorce. Are you aware of everything you need to know about employment tribunals in the UK? Today employees know more about their rights and employment tribunals than ever before and quite right too but the advent of the internet, social media, press coverage and specialist help forums …

IP right protection

What IP Right Protection Do I Need To Stop Robin Thicke Stealing My Work?

Linkilaw Intellectual Property, Legal Advice

IP right protection represent one of your businesses most valuable assets and you should ensure that they are adequately protected. In March 2015, Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were ordered to pay damages of $7.3m for copying the 1977 Marvin Gaye hit Got to Give It Up with Blurred Lines, the biggest-selling single of 2013. The fact they reportedly made …

Well managed business have Fewer Legal problems

Well Managed Businesses Have Fewer Legal Problems

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Sowing the seeds of a well-managed business, with sound policies and procedures, will reap the benefits later on. Having structured employment frameworks, customer relationship management systems and contractual agreements in place usually leads to happy employees, clients and suppliers and thus, fewer legal problems. Customers, Employees And Suppliers It clearly helps your business to profitably grow if you have the …

online competition

Any Legal Issues If My Business Launches An Online Competition?

Linkilaw Legal Advice

A great marketing tool to engage with customers, raise brand awareness, gather contact details and increase sales is to run an online competition.  Legal Issues In Promoting An Online Competition But there are some legal issues to bear in mind which directly impact on the legality of promotional contests, giveaways and prize draws in the UK. It is important to note …