Future Fund the scheme to help UK startups during the coronavirus outbreak

Future Fund: the scheme to help UK startups during COVID-19

Linkilaw Legal News

As part of its ongoing efforts to support businesses that have been seriously affected by the coronavirus and the resulting economic fallout from global shutdowns, the UK government recently established the “Future Fund” and committed £1.25 billion to struggling startups. The Future Fund is the latest in a series of tax and financial measures established by the UK government in …

How to avoid a legal battle the smart way

How to avoid a legal battle the smart way

Linkilaw Legal Documents

Starting a business can be exciting and unpredictable. There are new people to meet, money to make and markets to revolutionise. However, one thing every startup wants to avoid are expensive and time consuming legal battles. Litigation can be completely unnecessary and totally avoidable. Listed below are the key legal weapons you can use to defend your business in a …

Business Dispute: Tips On Negotiation

Business Dispute: Tips on Negotiation

Linkilaw Legal Advice, Startup Advice & Tips

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 …

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. 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 …

Shareholders agreement

Shareholders’ Agreement: Everything You Need To Know

Linkilaw Legal Documents

A shareholders agreement is a legally binding contract between the shareholders of a company. A shareholders agreement determines the shareholders’ rights, responsibilities, privileges and protections. It can be used to protect investments, it creates a secure relationship among shareholders and maps out the running of a company. With a shareholders agreement there is clarity and certainty as to what can …

Interview with the CEO of Careviz, Mikael Metthey

Linkilaw Business News

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 Careviz? Mikael: Challenging …