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What you need to know about the UK criminal justice system

Date: 26 August 2021

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How to maintain HR compliance

Date: 19 August 2021

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The solicitor's role in bridging finance

Date: 4 August 2021

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How to start a home renovations business

Key considerations when starting a home renovations business from insurance and licences to legal form and marketing.

Date: 2 August 2021 By:

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Everything you need to know about commercial disputes

Commercial disputes can and do arise and victory does not guarantee you will get what you are awarded. Here's a guide to commercial disputes.

Date: 29 July 2021 By:

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Five steps to registering a domain name

How and why you should register your domain name in five simple steps, including building and protecting your brand reputation and helping customers find you online.

Date: 26 July 2021 By:

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Legal obligations for staff training and information

Failure to provide staff with certain training and information can have expensive consequences. Here's what you need to know.

Date: 24 May 2021 By:

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Why you need a solicitor when starting a business

The support and advice of a solicitor is essential when starting a business. From drafting contracts and arranging licences and permits to writing your bill - they can get your house in order.

Date: 21 May 2021 By:

An entrepreneur has made a simple mistake when starting her business
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Five common start up mistakes

Making simple mistakes will put the future of your start up business in doubt. Five common start up mistakes every entrepreneur should avoid.

Date: 21 May 2021 By:

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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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Six top tips for retirement planning

Your retirement might feel like a long way off but forward planning can make your exit from your business and eventual retirement smoother, more financially secure and less stressful.

Date: 15 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:

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