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Increased burdens for residential developers

The Building Safety Act 2022 (BSA), which received Royal Assent on 28 April this year, introduced...

Extending time to make a claim

The Grenfell Tower fire has resulted in reviews and consultations that aim to increase safety in...

The sources of development finance

I work with a number of property development clients who take different approaches to development...

Tribunal finds calling a man 'bald' is sexual harassment

Finn v The British Bung Manufacturing Company Ltd The claimant was an electrician who worked for...

Buying and selling a business - Preparation is key

Whether you are considering an exit from or entrance into a business, preparation is key!  ...

Directors' disqualification - what you need to know

When a company goes into liquidation or administration, an insolvency practitioner is appointed to...

What are the employment rights of a director?

As a company director, you may be well aware of the employment rights of your employees. But are...

Advice to company directors - Know your legal duties

When it comes to running a company or being a company director, are you aware of your legal...

How to protect your business should something happen to you

Are you running a business as a company director or as a partner? Perhaps you are a sole trader....

The Plastic Packaging Tax Regulations

The Plastic Packaging Tax comes into effect on 1 April 2022.  The measures introduce...

The new International Data Transfer Agreement

The Information Commissioner’s Office has published the final form of its new International...

Spring clean your employment contracts and policies

Sometimes with the day to day running of a business it is easy to push aside...

What happens to your business assets when getting divorced?

Family businesses can take decades, or even generations, to build successfully. But what happens...

Top 3 strategies your business should consider

As 2022 begins, what are the New Year's resolutions that you should be contemplating for your...

Employment law updates you need to know!

Start the new year off right, by making sure you are aware of following the employment law ...

Gifting land, is it that easy?

So, you’re fortunate enough to own some land, and you wish to gift parts to your children....

Demergers - an option to pass your business to your children

As a business owner, it can often be difficult to decide how best to hand over the running of the...

Managing conflict in family businesses

Directors are concerned with the running of a business day to day. Shareholders are owners of a...

Employment in a family owned business

Over the years I have come across all manner of employment issues in family owned...
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