Are you a shareholder? Then you need a Shareholders Agreement. Neil Ashley of...

When you first set up a limited company, it will invariably be purchased “off the shelf” with a ready-made set of ‘articles’. The articles are the constitution of the company.  They will either be the...

LOCAL LAW FIRM WINS EXCELLENCE AWARD

The corporate team at law firm Hewitsons has won a prestigious award in the Cambridgeshire Law Society Legal Excellence Awards. Partner in the corporate team Laurence Evans, himself recognised as a ‘next generation lawyer’ in...

Birketts advises leading health technology provider on acquisition of 75% of health IT consultancy

Leading East of England law firm, Birketts, with assistance from Austrian firm, Denkmair Hutterer Hüttner Waldl Rechtsanwälte GmbH, advised X-tention Limited on the acquisition of 75% of Cloud 21 Limited. Cloud 21, based in Kent,...

What the F?

Coronavirus, and the illness it causes - Covid-19 - have got the world F’ing quite a lot. We’ve been inundated with requests about both F’ing people and F’ing contracts. Ordinarily, our articles would be more...

Make Intellectual Property your business

Every business will have some form of Intellectual Property (IP) – not just those that deal with technology. To appreciate the importance of this IP, it is necessary to understand the nature of different...

Dynamic new law firm looking to revolutionise the legal services market

A law firm which specialises in legal services for local SMEs is dragging the legal profession into the 21st century. Paladin is owned by dynamic duo Neil Ashley and Marsha Robinson. It operates primarily across...

The impact of Brexit on Immigration Law – what employers need to know

Immigration rules can change rapidly and employers must ensure they and their workforce are protected. Brexit discussions are ongoing and there is still uncertainty about when and how the United Kingdom (UK) will leave the...

Employment law reform – what to expect in 2019 and beyond

Julian Outen, Partner and Head of Employment, Ellisons Solicitors. In July 2017, an independent review of modern working practices, “Good Work: The Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices”, was submitted to the UK Government. This paid particular attention to agency,...

The Importance of Intellectual Property

Every business will have some form of Intellectual Property (IP) – not just those that deal with technology. To appreciate the importance of this IP, it is necessary to understand the nature of different...