Starting up

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FAQS

Starting a business FAQs

If you start a business on your own, or with someone else, and don't form a company, you will be trading as a sole trader or in a partnership.

Business ownership and management

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FAQS

Family businesses FAQs

Advantages of using family members as employees and directors include high levels of commitment, sense of shared values, and a long-term perspective.

Finance and business strategy

Employment law

Marketing and selling

Contracts, disputes

Commercial premises law

Health and safety

Data protection and IT

Intellectual property

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FAQS

Intellectual property FAQs

The four types of intellectual property that can be protected, who has the rights to it and how to stop someone infringing your intellectual property

Exit strategies

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ARTICLE

Selling a business

Selling your business can be difficult and stressful. This guide will help you find the right buyer, negotiate the sale and complete due diligence.

Personal law