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A recent High Court case has demonstrated the importance of adopting well-drafted articles of association

Posted on 12th April 2021 in Company & Commercial

The relationship between the shareholders had deteriorated and it was agreed that the claimant would sell his shares to the majority shareholder, but they couldn’t agree a price.

Posted by

Oliver Kent

Trainee Solicitor

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Key points you need to know from the 2021 Budget

Posted on 04th March 2021 in Family Law, Employment, Residential Property, Later Life Planning, Company & Commercial, Coronavirus Pandemic

Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivered the 2021 Budget, which extended several Coronavirus support schemes and outlined plans for the country’s post-pandemic recovery.

Posted by

Amy Laver

Associate and Solicitor

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Companies House to pause voluntary and compulsory strike off processes for one month

Posted on 03rd February 2021 in Company & Commercial

In the continuing Government measures to support businesses during the Coronavirus pandemic Companies House has placed temporary pause on their processes for voluntary and compulsory strike offs from 21 January 2021 to 21 February 2021.

Posted by

Amy Laver

Associate and Solicitor

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Is your company or charity holding an AGM over the coming weeks?

Posted on 12th August 2020 in Charities and Social Enterprise, Company & Commercial, Coronavirus Pandemic

Recent legislation has been introduced to relax corporate governance requirements, in the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020.

Posted by

James Evans

Partner and Solicitor

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Supplier and Customer Contracts during Coronavirus

Posted on 05th May 2020 in Company & Commercial, Coronavirus Pandemic

It is worth reviewing your contractual obligations not just with employees but also with clients / customers and your bank.

Posted by

Amy Laver

Associate and Solicitor

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Financial Support for Businesses during Coronavirus

Posted on 05th May 2020 in Company & Commercial, Coronavirus Pandemic

A drop in productivity, and/or reduced demand could cause cash flow issues for many SMEs during the Coronavirus outbreak and beyond. Projections have always been a key tool for businesses and as the uncertainty surrounding Covid 19 and its economic effect continues, potentially never more so.

Posted by

Amy Laver

Associate and Solicitor

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What can I do to secure the future of my business after lockdown?

Posted on 04th May 2020 in Company & Commercial

In a time of such uncertainty it may feel counter intuitive to be focussing on the future, however taking time to secure your business as we approach the possibility of lockdown restrictions lifting could be time well spent.

Posted by

Amy Laver

Associate and Solicitor

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Ensure your small business WILL continue once you’re gone

Posted on 14th March 2018 in Company & Commercial

Small business owners do not just need a will. They need to be sure their business will be able to continue if the worst happens.

Posted by

James Orpin

Partner and Solicitor

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Do you need to amend your company’s articles of association?

Posted on 20th September 2017 in Company & Commercial

A company’s articles of association (“Articles”) set out provisions relating to a company’s constitution (for example the rights attaching to a company’s share capital and rules relating to meetings). The Articles are a public document and are available for inspection at Companies House.

Posted by

James Orpin

Partner and Solicitor