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Legal obligations for staff training and information

Date: 24 May 2021

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Why you need a solicitor when starting a business

Date: 21 May 2021

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Five common start up mistakes

Date: 21 May 2021

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A hacker targets a law firm's data
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How law firms can fight the rising risk of cybercrime

Cybercriminals target business data and hold it to ransom. Law firms are at increasing threat due to the sensitive nature of the data they hold. Here's how they can stay safe.

Date: 19 May 2021 By:

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Create the right impression for your law firm

Creating the right impression matters - especially if you're starting a law firm and offer professional services and advice. Discover how.

Date: 18 May 2021 By:

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Why your law firm will benefit from digital marketing

Law firms can no longer rely on word of mouth recommendations. Digital marketing should now be added to their marketing strategy if they want to compete.

Date: 13 May 2021 By:

Safety, health, and hygiene in the office. Protection employees, staff safety.
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Set up your small business office safely

A look at why health and safety in the office matters and how you can minimise the risk of an accident, injury or liability claim.

Date: 11 May 2021 By:

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Common visa application mistakes

Travelling abroad on business, employing an overseas worker, or relocating your family for work purposes can all require a visa. Avoid the common visa application mistakes with this guide.

Date: 28 April 2021 By:

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Six top tips for retirement planning

Six top tips for preparing for a financially secure retirement so you can put your feet up and relax secure in the knowledge you have sufficient funds.

Date: 27 April 2021 By:

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Challenging a will

The number of Wills that are contested is increasing year on year. While no Will is "bullet-proof", it is possible to limit the risks with this guidance.

Date: 22 April 2021 By:

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How a migrant workforce can benefit UK employers

14% of the UK's population made up of people born outside the UK. Chances are your business will employee a migrant worker at some point. Here are the benefits and legal considerations.

Date: 25 March 2021 By:

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What do you need to know about the innovator visa?

If you are looking to come to the UK and start a new business, the innovator visa may enable you to come. Find out whether you qualify.

Date: 16 March 2021 By:

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Why digital accessibility remains a priority for post-Brexit UK

These days people expect online platforms to be fully accessible. This is essential for millions of disabled people where mobile access is a necessity because they cannot use a laptop or computer.

Date: 16 February 2021 By:

A worried female employee considers her options after being presented with a settlement agreement by her employer
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A guide to negotiating a settlement agreement successfully

Four practical steps to ensuring you get a fair settlement if your employer presents you with a settlement agreement to end your employment.

Date: 1 February 2021 By:

An HR specialist advises a small business owner on his employment contracts
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The essential legal support your business needs

The ramifications for breaching business rules and regulations can be serious. This is where quality legal advice and support can help protect you and your business.

Date: 18 January 2021 By:

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Five ways blockchain will change the legal profession

Blockchain will be an enormous force for change across multiple industries, and the legal profession is no exception.

Date: 2 December 2020 By:

A company gets their outsourcing contract signed
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Outsourcing work: unnecessary or a good idea?

As your business grows, the time might come when you consider outsourcing. What do you need to consider before handing over control?

Date: 19 November 2020 By:

A businesswoman wonders how she will manage after an incident at work
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A guide to business insurance for start ups

If you're starting a business, you will need insurance. Find out which are a legal requirement, and which may be advisable for your type of business.

Date: 19 November 2020 By:

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Risks that are endangering your business (and how to manage them)

Running a business is inherently risky. That doesn't mean you shouldn't start up. Instead, make yourself aware of the pitfalls and take steps to manage them.

Date: 10 November 2020 By:

Woman at funeral holding flowers and touching coffin
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Why some funerals are better than others

Funerals come in all shapes, sizes and costs, but what really makes a 'good' funeral?

Date: 2 November 2020 By:

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