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Changes to TUPE and collective redundancy rules – 31 January 2014
Tucked away in the haze of the New Year is the introduction of changes to TUPE 2006 and the … Read more
Top tips for dealing with a poorly performing partner.
How do you deal with a poorly performing partner?
This is a question we have had to address a number of … Read more
US citizen Jen Palmer recently found herself subject to a $3,500 fine for posting a negative online review. In 2008 Jen Palmer ordered some items from KlearGear.com. After the items … Read more
After a tough battle at the Court of Appeal and years of battling back and forth with Nestle, Cadbury has now lost its trade mark for the colour purple which … Read more
The latest case in constructive dismissal law says that in order to successfully bring a claim for constructive dismissal, the contractual breach by the employer does not necessarily need to … Read more
On 15 August 2013, HMRC updated its Share and Assets Valuation Manual (SVM) to take account of the implementation of employee shareholder employment status which is due to be introduced … Read more
1. Rocket Dogs Brands LLC v OHIM (Case T-338/12)
The EU General Court has upheld an OHIM Board of Appeal decision that there was no likelihood of confusion … Read more
Financial concerns continuing to sap confidence- So Take the Law into your own hands when it comes to debt collection
A Forum of Private Business (FPB) study reveals that small businesses are not only increasingly concerned about cash flow and late payment, but also the overdrafts and loans they’re relying … Read more
Apple v Samsung was the beginning of an ongoing legal battle regarding the designs of smartphones and tablets.
Apple v Samsung was the beginning of an ongoing legal battle regarding the designs of smartphones and tablets. This example demonstrates the importance of protecting intellectual property. If there is … Read more
UNISON has confirmed that it is making an application to the High Court to challenge the introduction of fees in the employment tribunal system. This is a judicial review of … Read more
Whistleblowing laws changed on 25 June 2013. Here is our easy 4-step guide to updating your policy:
1. Ensure that your whistleblowing policy covers protected disclosures made “in the public … Read more
As we all know, or thought we did, in commercial cases, the principle is that a company is independent of its shareholders. The shareholders are protected by what we call … Read more
Greek Yoghurt has become hugely popular in the UK in recent years, and has a marked up price from natural yoghurt because of its luxurious texture and creamy taste. FAGE … Read more
A dispute resolution solicitor should be your first port of call in cases of dispute – don’t settle a claim without seeking legal advice.
Before agreeing to settle any substantial … Read more
With the help of intellectual property solicitors, Fred Perry has sucessfully defended its fashion brand from e-tailor TheHut.com.
TheHut.com was found selling counterfeit Fred Perry jumpers via its websites … Read more
Business compliance is complex, but a commercial solicitor can keep you up to date.
The number of business laws and regulations is increasing. In response UK businesses are finding it … Read more
MLP Solicitors can offer your business commercial law advice from the moment it starts up.
MLP Solicitors legal advice covers a broad range of corporate and commercial matters. We have … Read more
A commercial agreements solicitor can protect your business, by ensuring that any contracts you draw up are enforceable should the terms be breached.
All successful businesses need to have well … Read more
Business sale solicitors have assisted in the sale of GN Gaunt & Son to the High Court Enforcement Group.
GN Gaunt & Son are to become part of the High … Read more
Employment solicitors can advise on the creation of ‘employee-shareholder’ contracts under new government legislation.
In April the Government plans to introduce a new form of employment contract known as “employee-shareholder”.… Read more
When trading online an e-commerce solicitor can help you develop a business strategy, and navigate through the minefield of e-commerce regulations.
Many companies now conduct their business online, and because … Read more
Yam Seng solicitors prove breach of contract against the International Trading Company, over the marketing of Manchester United branded products.
The breach of contract dispute between Yam Seng and the … Read more
A commercial solicitor can help any type organisation to resolve business contract disputes.
Orlit Enterprises have been in talks with solicitors over a commercial dispute with the football club Rangers.… Read more
Trademark lawyers prove in court that YSL’s monochrome red shoe with a red sole does not infringe the Louboutin trademark
Trademark lawyers acting on behalf of Yves Saint Laurent have … Read more
Contacting a patent lawyer could have prevented an inventor having his intellectual property stolen.
The benefits of using a patent lawyer have become clear to Trevor Bayliss, the inventor of the wind up radio.
Had Trevor Bayliss the inventor of the wind up radio … Read more
Acquisition lawyers aid Warren Buffet to complete the buyout of the food giant Heinz.
Corporate acquisition lawyers have helped billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett buyout Heinz in a £18billion deal.… Read more
Copyright lawyers acting on behalf the drinks company behind Babycham, lodge a writ in the high court against Cath Kidston Ltd.
Copyright lawyers are seeking to stop the home-ware company … Read more
If your business holds information about customers, clients or staff, a data protection solicitor can advise on safe guarding the information.
The way businesses collect, use and store personal data … Read more
A start up company lawyer can help you to structure your business, protect intellectual property or research applicable regulatory requirements.
Starting up a business can be a minefield because of … Read more
A breach of duty solicitor can help if you are a company director needing advice as to your legal obligations, or a director who has been already been charged with … Read more
With the help of acquisitions solicitors, Duxburys complete the purchase of a £750,000 garden centre near Preston
Trebaron Garden Centre in Leyland near Preston has been sold to Duxburys … Read more
Contact a business agreements solicitor to ensure your business arrangements are effective as well as legal and binding.
A business agreements solicitor can draft all of your new agreements limiting your exposure to risk.
If you deal with customers and other companies on a regular basis, it pays … Read more
It makes sense to use a patent solicitor to prevent others from producing or undermining your idea or invention.
After putting time, effort and money into a developing a commercially … Read more
If you are planning to reorganise your business, the advice of a commercially astute restructuring solicitor is essential.
The role of the solicitor in corporate restructuring is vital. A commercially … Read more
Corporate solicitors have advised Manchester Airports Group, on the £1.5 billion purchase of Stansted Airport from Heathrow Airport Holdings.
Prior to this month’s sale, a legal battle began in 2009 … Read more
Cheshire entrepreneurs buy a Lake District steakhouse with help from corporate acquisition solicitors.
A Lake District steakhouse is under new ownership after corporate acquisition solicitors helped entrepreneurs Paul and … Read more
Contract risks. Get it right by enlisting the services of a MLP company contract solicitor to outline all contractual obligations.
The finer points of a contract can be overlooked when … Read more
Seek advice from a LLP lawyer before making any decisions on the structure of your business.
The way you structure your business could affect its future growth and development potential. … Read more
Trademark solicitors are helping the Gloucestershire based telecommunications company Total, sue YouView TV for trademark infringement.
Total were recently successful in the Court of Appeal, and now the company has … Read more
Contract solicitor helps secure £350,000 in damages for breach of contract by Somerfield Stores Limited.
A recent court of appeal case between ParkingEye Ltd and Somerfield Stores Ltd, has highlighted … Read more
With the help of company solicitors, retail ready packaging company Cepac Limited acquire three new businesses.
Cepac Limited are a leading supplier of UK packaging who have managed to … Read more
Buying or selling a business? MLP business solicitors can successfully guide you through the process.
The buying or selling of a business can be complex, and is best done with the help of a qualified business solicitor.
Due to the complexities involved in the … Read more
The role of the commercial lawyer could prove crucial for many businesses this year.
There is optimism for SMEs and entrepreneurs as a Co-operative Bank study of SMEs has revealed … Read more
With the help of company lawyers, Office and General were able to meet the December purchase deadline for Agent Orange Environmental.
The purchase of Agent Orange Environmental was successfully … Read more
Commercial law advice can be of greater benefit if it is preventative and limits problems that can arise.
MLP Solicitors can advise on a broad range of commercial issues, including … Read more
If you are starting up a business, a solicitor may be able to help in more ways than you think.
If you have a business, you may need advice … Read more
Manchester solicitors have advised Rayne Precision Engineering on their new premises acquisition.
The Staffordshire based company have acquired the former Wedgwood design studios in Stoke On Trent, as their new … Read more
If you are an employer, new government proposals may affect your business in 2013 – call an employment solicitor for advice.
The Government has recently proposed a new employment contract, … Read more
Intellectual property solicitors have helped a satchel manufacturer win a high court case against a rival company.
The Cambridge Satchel Company’s case centred around the setting up of a rival … Read more
Some businesses don’t consult solicitors until a contractual disputes lawyer is needed, but early advice and legal strategy could reduce contract problems.
If you agree to commercial deals without taking … Read more
Cases for data protection solicitors rising, but none are more high profile than Google’s.
Google’s problems are headline news at the moment. While the company is being harried by investigators, … Read more
In cases relating to a duty of care, solicitors can advise on a very varied range of issues.
Cases can arise from any form of negligence, for example relating … Read more
The Leveson Report may bring about changes to data protection legislation, solicitors await the outcome.
In recent reports, Judge Lord Justice Leveson suggested that the Data Protection Act should … Read more
A contract dispute solicitor with a head for heights is needed for a 63 storey problem.
The legal dispute centres around delays in construction of what may eventually be the … Read more
If you are entering into franchise agreements, a solicitor should be consulted before you sign any contract.
Even if you had extensive communication with a franchisor before receiving an … Read more
Consulting a patent solicitor can help you protect your ideas from being copied when they are in the open market.
Getting advice regarding patents is advisable as early as possible. … Read more
If you are a UK entrepreneur, solicitors can help you protect your ideas and inventions in a number of ways.
Whether you believe necessity is the mother of invention … Read more
After irreparable damage to a company reputation, solicitors win compensation for a man who was wrongly accused of exporting arms illegally.
Almost twenty five years ago, it was alleged … Read more
Employment solicitors are not often in newspaper articles, but the high profile case of Dr Angela Hibbert has been front page news.
Reports suggest that Dr Hibbert was sacked after … Read more
Employment Solicitors in the UK will be waiting to see whether government reforms take effect.
Business Secretary, Vince Cable, has announced that the Government proposes to lower the cap on … Read more
Amid the complexities of an aerospace companies merger, solicitors warn of “golden shares” difficulties.
A proposed merger between aerospace companies BAE Systems and EADS has potentially come up against … Read more
Manchester commercial solicitors advised the Equitini group on the major acquisition of Peterevens.
Manchester commercial solicitors played a key role in advising the West Sussex based financial services and outsourcing … Read more
A Manchester business lawyer secured the premises licence for an unusual ‘pop-up’ shopping mall in East London.
Boxpark, is a new concept for shopping malls in the UK. The mall … Read more
Unfairly treated as an employee in the UK? An employment solicitor will be able to assess your case.
A recent tribunal heard that seven employees who worked for … Read more
A commercial law solicitor‘s arbitration role is at the centre of a debate over religious discrimination.
This case centres around two businessmen who had signed a contract agreeing a … Read more
If you need to know how to protect a brand or need a dispute resolved, contact as passing off lawyer.
As businesses use a wider variety of communication methods … Read more
Commercial solicitor’s in Altrincham advise GE Capital Real Estate on a major premises expansion for Euro Car Parts.
GE Capital Real Estate has let a warehouse of over 140,000 square … Read more
Trade mark solicitors are seeing more cases of domain name disputes as more businesses use internet communication.
Recently published figures suggest that the number of disputes about domain names reached … Read more
With assistance of acquisitions solicitors, the Lowry Outlet Mall in Salford Quays has been bought by the Peel Group.
Acquisitions solicitors played a key advisory role in the Peel … Read more
Business lawyers in Manchester, advised JD Sports on their sale of Canterbury and purchase of One True Saxon.
JD, the sports retailer based in Bury has sold the Canterbury … Read more
Solicitors in Manchester have been described as the legal centre in the north west in the recently reported Legal 500.
Recently published reports describing the legal sector’s annual review suggest … Read more
In a dispute over copyright, solicitors are representing The Velvet Underground in their claim of an Andy Warhol image.
Solicitors can assist with all manner of copyright issues such … Read more
Twitter campaign suspect could be an ex-employee in breach of contract. Solicitors succeed in getting an injunction in the high court.
The recently reported case centres around an anonymous … Read more
For any employment contract, a solicitor can advise you about the clauses that you need in order to protect your business.
In a recent case, a standard confidentiality clause … Read more
Employment law solicitors may be advising local authorities all over the UK, after Sunderland City Council lost its appeal in a discrimination case.
Sunderland’s long dispute centres around the discrimination … Read more
A commercial contract solicitor can help you to create sound business contracts as well as resolving disputes.
A contract is intended to protect both parties if things do not turn … Read more
A dispute resolution lawyer can help you settle disagreements. By dealing with issues promptly and effectively, unnecessary conflict can be avoided.
Getting into a dispute can be an unpleasant experience … Read more
Expert business lawyers from MLP Solicitors can advise on how best to protect your company’s confidential business information.
If yours is a highly competitive business environment a skilled lawyer can … Read more
Manchester based commercial solicitors aid in the Sterling Green acquisition of Terra Energy.
Commercial solicitors in Manchester have helped the Sterling Green Group to move into the gas and oil … Read more
An Israeli academic is being aided by Manchester based employment solicitors in his fight against discrimination by the NHS.
Professor Moty Cristal has accused the Manchester NHS trust of discrimination, … Read more
You should seek advice from a MLP employment solicitors if you think you have been discriminated against or unfairly dismissed.
According to the latest figures released by the Ministry of … Read more
If your intellectual property rights are being infringed, an intellectual property solicitor can stop the infringement or create a commercial agreement allowing its use.
Intellectual property lawyers acting on behalf … Read more
A dispute resolution solicitor requests that the Court of appeal reviews an inheritance dispute case.
A dispute resolution solicitor has been retained by the executor’s of academic William Taylor’s estate.
A bitter inheritance dispute over an £800,000 farmhouse in Cornwall has been re-opened by the … Read more
If you plan to sell online then e-commerce solicitors can help you conform with Electronic Commerce Regulations.
Distance or online selling is often far more cost effective than selling face … Read more
An LLP solicitor can explain limited liability partnership and help you to reap the benefits of changing your company’s operational structure.
A limited liability partnership is somewhere between a general … Read more
Commercial lawyers at MLP Solicitors can help if your company is involved in a breach of contract dispute.
Our specialist commercial lawyers offer legal advice in breach of contract cases.
A breach of contract is when one of the parties who signed a document that is legally binding … Read more
How can a business solicitor benefit your company?
A business solicitor has an important role in formation of any company and can offer advice in a wide range of areas.… Read more
A contracts lawyer acting on behalf of US contractor Fluor has brought a £200 million arbitration case against Scottish & Southern Energy and RWE.
The legal action brought about by … Read more
It is smart to contact an SME solicitor for advice on issues such as implementing employment legislation.
According to a recent survey, an increasing number of SMEs (small medium enterprises) … Read more
LOCOG copyright lawyers review the Middleton’s party website.
Prince William’s in-laws Carole and Michael Middleton, recently attracted the attention of London Olympic copyright lawyers.
Their website was subject to an … Read more
Company Director responsibilities should not be taken lightly.
Advice from a solicitor can help you with the many decisions you will need to make and that could determine whether your … Read more
Consult a business lawyer for early advice if you are setting up a business, looking at contracts or in any kind of dispute.
The sooner expert advice is taken the … Read more
It is always wise to consult a Commercial Agreements Solicitor before signing business contracts.
MLP Solicitors can give you advice on contractual and legal matters that could protect your business.… Read more
In a bid to attract American businesses to Manchester, commercial solicitors are speaking to around 100 companies in North Carolina.
The companies are in a wide range of business areas … Read more
It is essential to consult a business formations lawyer when setting up a new company.
Company law is one of the most challenging and complex areas of the law and … Read more
Whilst often involved in setting up directors agreements, solicitors are frequently also required to settle disputes.
In a recent case involving Leeds United, the chief executive has suggested in Leeds … Read more
Contractual disputes solicitors have seen an increase in commercial litigation cases since the recession.
It has been suggested that in the construction industry litigation cases have remained reasonably constant, which … Read more
In a recently reported high court case involving takeover of a business, solicitors successfully defended employees claims for bonuses that were promised before a forced takeover.
In 2008 Dresdner Kleinwort … Read more
With hope that the business can be saved by restructuring, solicitors are advising Napiers, Scotland’s largest provider of traditional therapies and herbal remedies.
The company is facing possible closure after … Read more