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Building contracts – what happens when it doesn’t all go as planned?

Before you enter a building contract you need to be prepared for things to not go as planned. We unfortunately see far too many residents stuck in the middle of building disputes for things that could have been avoided. Unexpected costs, extreme delays and shoddy work are just some of … Continue reading

Top three tips when setting up a tech company

We love working with tech companies, particularly in the early stages when they are working out what they need. If this is you, read on to hear our top tips. 1.  Get your company structure right… Like all businesses, you can choose to operate as a sole-trader, a partnership, a … Continue reading

Collaborations – when should you ask them to sign a non-disclosure agreement?

Collaborations between businesses are great. Like an assisted yoga pose, they can take both participants to places they couldn’t get to on their own. It could be creating a new product, researching a new idea or combining your marketing forces. But you need to be smart about collaborations, particularly where … Continue reading

Think you don’t need a shareholders’ agreement? Read this first!

Romantic, business, parental, friends – with all relationships, life runs smoother if everyone knows where they stand. Your toddler is happier when she knows that bed will follow books which will follow bath. Your friends know that whilst you might not be great at returning text messages, you’ll be there … Continue reading

Keep your business healthy this winter

It’s the simple things that keep us feeling well through winter – a daily walk in the sunshine, a bowl of slowly simmered chicken soup or a nightly ritual of peeling and sharing orange segments with our loved ones. And winter is so much more bearable when you take these … Continue reading

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