Legal Briefing

With business, it’s vitally important to get both appropriate and trustworthy legal advice. This can range from something as simple as mediating an internal dispute to understanding how to proceed if you find yourself in a tricky legal battle. Northamptonshire offers a number of fantastic legal advisory teams, giving you the peace of mind that you’ll have support if and when you need it.

Legal Briefing

Tollers

Franchising offers expansion opportunities

1 June 2016

FRANCHISING offers real opportunities for a successful business looking to expand.
One of the biggest challenges is to ensure the franchise agreement fulfils all legal obligations.
Law...

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Wilson Browne

Blame on both sides in identity fraud situation

1 June 2016

SOLICITORS on both sides of a conveyancing transaction have been found liable for negligence in a case involving stolen identity and fraud on the buyer.
The April 2016 case of Purrunsing v A...

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WilsonBrowne

Changes to conditional fee agreement rules

1 June 2016

AS of April 2016, the right to claim any uplift on a conditional fee agreement (CFA) or premiums payable for after-the-event insurance from the losing defendant was removed from legislation...

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Changes to conditional fee agreement rules

19 May 2016

AS of April 2016, the right to claim any uplift on a conditional fee agreement (CFA) or premiums payable for after-the-event insurance from the losing defendant was removed from legislation...

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Changes to trade marks in Europe

19 May 2016

THE new European Union trade marks regulation came into force this March, and is likely to affect UK businesses, whatever the referendum result.

Community Trade Marks are now called...

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Howes Percival

Details of significant people now have to be registered by law

1 May 2016

FROM April this year most UK companies (other than those publicly traded companies subject to DTR 5 reporting requirements) and LLPs will have to keep a new statutory register of people with...

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