Category: Business

What Makes Contract Terms Legally Binding?

What Makes Contract Terms Legally Binding?

When drafting or entering into a commercial contract it is important to understand how legally binding contract terms affect all parties to the agreement. Well-drafted contract terms should provide certainty and clarity in respect...

Patenting in the UK (FAQs)

Patenting in the UK (FAQs)

To protect your invention from being used, made or sold by someone else, a patent can provide legal protection for your intellectual property for a limited period of time. The process of obtaining a...

What is a Non Disclosure Agreement?

What is a Non Disclosure Agreement?

A non disclosure agreement in the course of business expressly prohibits the disclosure or use of proprietary information without your permission. It is a legal contract by which one or more parties agree not...

Employing Overseas Workers in the UK

Employing Overseas Workers in the UK

For UK employers to hire employ workers from overseas, they need to be aware of the legal requirements involved, from how to check whether an overseas worker has the right to work in the...

How to Buy a Business

How to Buy a Business

Whether you want to buy a business to break into a new industry, expand your existing business or take a first step on the self-employment ladder, there’s a whole host of considerations to bear...

What is a Gagging Order?

What is a Gagging Order?

A gagging order is an injunction issued by the court to restrict or prohibit the public disclosure of private or confidential information on a particular matter. It is a legal means of protecting the...

How to Get Business Finance

How to Get Business Finance

Are you looking for new ways to finance your established business, or perhaps you’re just on the point of launching a new business and you need to secure funding to get you started? Whatever...