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Commercial law advice from MLP Solicitors.

Posted on March 11th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Use a commercial agreements solicitor to protect your business.

Posted on March 8th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 help GN Gaunt become part of a national group.

Posted on March 6th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Omega v Omega – the 30 year battle continues, tic toc tic toc….

Posted on March 6th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

One makes watches (Omega Swiss), the other makes scientific instruments (Omega USA), and both cannot stand the sight (or sound) of the other! In fact, there … Read more


An employment solicitor can advise you on ‘employee-shareholder’ contracts.

Posted on March 4th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


An e-commerce solicitor can advise on all areas of online business.

Posted on February 28th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


The importance of financial disclosure

Posted on February 27th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

According to a recent survey almost 25% of people seek to hide some of their assets when negotiating divorce settlements. The only reason for doing so is to frustrate a … Read more


IP reform is good news for the economy

Posted on February 27th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The IPO are taking an active role in assisting businesses in registering their IP quicker than ever before. This is essential in such a fast moving world of innovation and … Read more


A welcome judgment – Representations and Warranties

Posted on February 26th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Case: (Sycamore Bidco Ltd v (1) Sean Breslin (2) Andrew Dawson [2012] EWHC 3443 (Ch))

Ruling: The High Court has ruled that warranties in share sale agreements … Read more


Families Could Lose Out From Unregulated Will Writing Says Legal Services Board

Posted on February 25th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Following a two-year investigation, the Legal Services Board has recommended that only qualified professionals, such as solicitors, should be allowed to prepare Wills.

At present, anybody can call themselves a … Read more


Breach of contract solicitors go head to head over Manchester United branded products.

Posted on February 25th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Are Developers going Soft…?

Posted on February 21st, by Leanne in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Traditional software developers are very possessive when it comes to their software – and who can blame them, after all, they spent five years of sleepless nights working from the … Read more


Commercial solicitors help Orlit Enterprises resolve its business dispute with Rangers FC.

Posted on February 21st, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Making the most of your extra years…

Posted on February 21st, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Most of us live a lot longer than our great-grandparents did.  A report released by the Office for National Statistics in December confirmed that:


Trademark lawyers successfully defend Yves Saint Laurent’s right to put a red sole on its shoes.

Posted on February 19th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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.

Posted on February 18th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


The Perils of DIY Probate

Posted on February 18th, by kate in MLP Blogs, Wills Trust Probate. Comments Off

With everyone still feeling the effects of the economic downturn it’s important to make savings where you can.  But, should dealing with a friend or relative’s estate without taking advice … Read more


Acquistion lawyers help in the billion dollar Heinz ‘baked bean buyout’.

Posted on February 15th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Fancy a Babycham? Copyright lawyer helps sue Cath Kidston Ltd. for mis-use of the Babycham logo.

Posted on February 15th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


“Om nom nom nom” Cookies

Posted on February 13th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off
  • What are cookies?  These are small data files which website operators put on the browser or hard drive of their user’s devises. They store information which lets websites recognise past
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A data protection solicitor can ensure your business gets it right.

Posted on February 12th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Copyright Law finally catching on?

Posted on February 12th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The government have been talking about modernising copyright law for two years and have finally managed to put pen to paper on what this will involve.

The key proposals of … Read more


The Impact of Criminal Behaviour of Divorce Settlements

Posted on February 12th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The recent decision in W v W deals with how the family courts balance the competing interests of a wife when her former husband, who had been convicted of fraud, … Read more


How could Manchester Central have avoided it’s costly fight with Kudos? – don’t get distracted by litigation

Posted on February 11th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Manchester Central’s no doubt costly dispute with Kudos, its former caterers operating on an exclusive basis, is every business owners nightmare. Contract disputes lead to press you can do without, … Read more


There are many reasons to use a start up company lawyer when setting up a business.

Posted on February 11th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


If you are a company director, a breach of duty solicitor can advise you of your legal obligations.

Posted on February 7th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


The Impact Of Same-sex Marriage

Posted on February 6th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

On 5 February 2013, MPs voted in favour of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill by 400 to 175, a majority of 225 after being given a free vote on … Read more


Business acquisitions solicitor helps Duxburys Holdings Limited add to its portfolio.

Posted on February 6th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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.

Posted on February 6th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


When Did You Last Review Your Will?

Posted on February 5th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

You may be forgiven for thinking that once you have a Will in place, it’s all over and done with and your affairs are settled.  However, if you have not … Read more


Patent solicitors – protecting your commercially viable ideas from exploitation.

Posted on February 4th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


A restructuring solicitor can help you re-organise your business profitably.

Posted on January 31st, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


“Force Majeure!” – Are your contract terms up to date?

Posted on January 30th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Nature, terrorists…God!

  • What is force majeure?  A clause in a contract that suspends the performance of obligations where a party is prevented from doing so by events outside of
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Corporate solicitors advise on the purchase of Stansted Airport.

Posted on January 29th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Corporate acquisition solicitors aid Cheshire entrepreneurs move into the restaurant business.

Posted on January 28th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


A company contract solicitor can help you minimise the risk of expensive contract disputes.

Posted on January 25th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Use a LLP lawyer to help you pin down agreements when forming your business structure.

Posted on January 24th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 solicitor helps Total Limited sue for infringement of their brand.

Posted on January 23rd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Breach of contract, solicitor successfully secures £350,000 in damages for ParkingEye Ltd.

Posted on January 22nd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Company solicitors advise Rotherham based packaging company on new acquisitions.

Posted on January 21st, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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.

Posted on January 18th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Commercial lawyers offer crucial advice and support to aid business development in 2013.

Posted on January 17th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Company lawyer aids in the purchase of environmental services business.

Posted on January 15th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Co-Op fined over PPI complaints handling.

Posted on January 14th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

A fine of £113,000 has been imposed on the Co-Op for the way it handled payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints. It was criticised for putting on hold 1,629 complaints in 2011 whilst … Read more


DENTIST PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENTS – Can you afford not to?

Posted on January 14th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Like any other business partnership, dentists face the risk of disputes between partners. Commentators suggest disputes are most likely to occur between 2 and 5 years of a partnership being … Read more


Seek commercial law advice in advance of problems arising.

Posted on January 14th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Entrepreneurs who consult a business solicitor early, benefit most.

Posted on January 11th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 advise on acquisition of Wedgwood design studios.

Posted on January 10th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Universal Credits – Good News for Residential Landlords?

Posted on January 9th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The universal credits system is designed to simplify and speed up benefits payments. The aim is for claims to be processed online and in real time, greatly reducing the delays … Read more


Is the second-hand sale of software allowed?

Posted on January 9th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Up until recently it was unclear whether the sale of software licences on the second hand market was allowed if the software license terms specifically prohibited the transfer of the … Read more


Consult an employment solicitor on changes to the law in 2013.

Posted on January 7th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Landlords and Home Owners – How to Protect your Property from Fraud

Posted on December 24th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Your property is likely to be one of your most valuable assets and it is important to protect it from the risk of fraud. The risk of fraud is higher … Read more


Intellectual property solicitors go to work with satchels.

Posted on December 21st, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Make contracts sound, before you need a contractual disputes lawyer.

Posted on December 20th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Data protection solicitors set to fight with Google for our privacy.

Posted on December 19th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 of duty of care, solicitors deal with a wide range of issues.

Posted on December 18th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


More data protection legislation solicitors may be needed after Leveson.

Posted on December 17th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Call a contract dispute solicitor before small problems get bigger.

Posted on December 14th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


The high cost of prolonged litigation

Posted on December 12th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

As recently reported in The Daily Telegraph, a couple have recently been criticised by the Court of Appeal after running up a combined legal bill of £1.3 million by … Read more


Consult franchise agreements solicitors before signing contracts.

Posted on December 10th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Have you considered estate planning, do you know if you are likely to pay Inheritance Tax on your death?

Posted on December 7th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

We are currently working on an estate where the deceased was very wealthy and the Inheritance Tax (IHT) bill is likely to exceed £2,000,000.  This is a huge tax bill … Read more


Why great ideas need a great patent solicitor.

Posted on December 4th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 an entrepreneur, solicitors can help you protect your ideas.

Posted on December 2nd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 a destroyed company reputation, solicitors secure £2million.

Posted on December 1st, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 in £1million case against the home office.

Posted on November 28th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 UK wide anticipate proposed reforms.

Posted on November 25th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Should I use a free Contract of Employment template?

Posted on November 21st, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

No, is the simple answer. But why not?

UK law tells you that having basic terms and conditions in place for your employees is compulsory. Get this wrong and your … Read more


The Smartphone Wars Continue…

Posted on November 20th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Apple and HTC have had a history of suing each other for patent related issues in multiple jurisdictions across the world.

These disputes were settled over the weekend under a … Read more


Do your homework before launching a new brand

Posted on November 20th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

This week, the High Court heard an appeal from the business behind “You View”, a relatively new telecoms brand. You View lost.

You View was appealing a refusal to allow … Read more


North West Cash Flow Crisis?

Posted on November 14th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Research by Experian shows that North West businesses had to wait longer for payment of their invoices between July and September 2012 than they did in the previous quarter. The … Read more


Can Employers Take Disciplinary Action or Dismiss Because of Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube)?

Posted on November 9th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The use of social media has revolutionised communication in the modern world, including the work place. Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube are all used by companies to raise profiles and … Read more


Merger solicitors advise on £30billion aerospace deal.

Posted on November 9th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 advise on major acquisition.

Posted on November 8th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Contact a business lawyer for all your company and commercial needs.

Posted on November 6th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


UK employment solicitor secures over £30,000 for ex-employees.

Posted on November 5th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Do You Have To Give Notice Before Obtaining An Injunction Against An Employee?

Posted on November 1st, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Employers will be keen to obtain an immediate injunction from the High Court when they find out that a former employee is competing against their business, soliciting clients or poaching … Read more


Purple Power for Cadbury

Posted on October 31st, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Cadbury managed to register the infamous purple colour it uses on its products in 2004 and was one of the first companies in the UK to be able to register … Read more


Court of Appeal Decision Turns Family Law on its Head

Posted on October 30th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The Court of Appeal decision in the case of Petrodel Resources Ltd v Prest & Others (reported here) has caused major ripples amongst the legal profession.

Background

The background of … Read more


Before inserting clauses contact a commercial law solicitor.

Posted on October 27th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Social media sites expand remits of passing off lawyer.

Posted on October 25th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Delayed Travellers Entitled to Compensation

Posted on October 24th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has confirmed that travellers can claim between up to £488 for flight delays of three hours or more. The courts originally decided this back … Read more


Commercial solicitor’s Altrincham office advise on major business expansion.

Posted on October 23rd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Domain name disputes are frequent for trade mark solicitors.

Posted on October 23rd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


The Immortality of Celebrity IP

Posted on October 22nd, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The death of A-list celebrities provides an “opportunity” for his/her estate to continue to make money from the IP vesting in the celebrity brand that outlived the celebrity.  This is … Read more


Acquisitions solicitors can help your business purchases go smoothly.

Posted on October 22nd, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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 Manchester corporate team advise on JD Sports’ deals.

Posted on October 21st, by admin in Company Commercial, MLP Blogs. Comments Off

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


What is a Lasting Power of Attorney and why do I need one?

Posted on October 17th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

We all know that we should make a Will to plan for when we are no longer around. But what about when we are still here?

If you are involved … Read more


Changes To Bankruptcy Process

Posted on October 16th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Last week, the government announced changes to make it easier for an individual to make himself bankrupt by removing the court from the process. The decision to make a debtor … Read more


Squatter Jailed Under New Law

Posted on October 15th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

On the 1st of September 2012 the Government introduced new anti-squatting laws. Section 144 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act makes it an offence to … Read more


A not so “Bootiful” ending

Posted on October 10th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

You may have read recently in the press about a dispute over the Will of the late Bernard Matthews, founder of a very successful turkey farming business who appeared in … Read more


Time is already ticking on the success of the new iPad clock

Posted on October 9th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Apple has famously been involved in a high profile legal action with Samsung over the design of its iPhone, and was recently awarded $1.05 billion in damages following a judgment … Read more


Cherry Picking The Best Bits

Posted on October 3rd, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

The former sports clothing giant, JJB Sports has finally gone into a pre-packaged administration.

Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has ‘cherry–picked’ 20 JJB stores, the brand and the website for £24m. … Read more


Businesses pursuing claims run a risk if they exaggerate their value

Posted on October 2nd, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

In the very recent case of Brit Inns Ltd and another v BDW Trading Ltd (No 2) [2012] EWHC 2489 (TCC), the court gave clarity over the approach Judges should … Read more


Why you should keep your address up to date

Posted on September 28th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

If you own a property which you do not live in or which does not have a mortgage then you can be at increased risk of being a victim of property … Read more


Solicitors in Manchester are the legal hub of the north west.

Posted on September 28th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


A Typical Process For A Commercial Dispute

Posted on September 27th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Paul Hatton, Commercial Litigation solicitor comments “The number of disputes that go to trial reduces year on year. Litigation can be a costly and time consuming process and most litigants decide … Read more


Is software the death of IP as we know it?

Posted on September 26th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off

Software is now one of the most valuable business assets available, and most businesses would find it impossible to function without it in this ever expanding digital world.

Our phones … Read more


Top Tips For First Time Buyers

Posted on September 26th, by kate in MLP Blogs. Comments Off
  1. Budget and Plan. Consider all future outgoing costs on your new property including any service charges applicable to leasehold properties. Remember to consider that you will need to put money
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Copyright solicitors represent rock band over album cover artwork.

Posted on September 26th, by admin in Company Commercial. Comments Off

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


Breach of contract solicitors get injunction against twitter user.

Posted on September 25th, by admin in Company Commercial, MLP Blogs. Comments Off

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